MIMS Dermatology Clinic

Latest news and quick-reference resources collated by the MIMS editors to support primary care prescribing for dermatological conditions, including eczema, psoriasis and acne. 

MIMS Learning Dermatology

MIMS Learning Dermatology brings you news, expert opinion, articles on topics such as eczema, psoriasis, acne and skin cancer, pictorial case studies and short multiple choice questions to test your knowledge.

Current issue March 2021: special edition on skin of colour

Latest news

Antibiotic guidance issued for infected eczema

Antibiotic guidance issued for infected eczema

New guidance on antimicrobial prescribing for eczema...

New tablet treatment for eczema

New tablet treatment for eczema

Prescribers have a new oral treatment option for patients...

New contraindication for co-cyprindiol

New contraindication for co-cyprindiol

Cyproterone-containing medicines are now contraindicated...

Prescribe antiseptics rather than antibiotics for impetigo, says NICE

Prescribe antiseptics rather than antibiotics for impetigo, says NICE

New NICE guidance on antimicrobial prescribing for...

Early emollient use does not prevent eczema in children, studies show

Early emollient use does not prevent eczema in children, studies show

Daily application of emollients in infancy is not effective...



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