Title

Multidisciplinary Care of Epidermolysis Bullosa during the COVID-19 Pandemic - Consensus: Recommendations by an International Panel of Experts

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Dermatology

Publication Date

2020-07-15

Document Type

Letter to the Editor

Disciplines

Dermatology | Health Services Administration | Infectious Disease | Skin and Connective Tissue Diseases | Telemedicine | Virus Diseases

Abstract

The 2019 novel coronavirus' (COVID-19) pandemic became apparent in China during the International Congress on Epidermolysis Bullosa, (EB) in London, in January 2020. Many EB patients have medical problems that make them a vulnerable population of patients. Herein, we developed an international consensus to suggest best management of EB patients during the pandemic.

Keywords

2019 novel coronavirus, COVID-19, pandemic, Epidermolysis Bullosa, patient management

DOI of Published Version

10.1016/j.jaad.2020.06.1023

Source

Murrell DF, Lucky AW, Salas-Alanis JC, Woodley DT, Palisson F, Natsuga K, Nikolic M, Ramirez-Quizon M, Paller AS, Lara-Corrales I, Barzegar MA, Sprecher E, Has C, Laimer M, Bruckner AL, Bilgic A, Nanda A, Purvis D, Hovnanian A, Murat-Sušić S, Bauer J, Kern JS, Bodemer C, Martin LK, Mellerio J, Kowaleski C, Robertson SJ, Bruckner-Tuderman L, Pope E, Marinkovich MP, Tang JY, Su J, Uitto J, Eichenfield LF, Teng J, Aan Koh MJ, Lee SE, Khuu P, Rishel HI, Sommerlund M, Wiss K, Hsu CK, Chiu TW, Martinez AE. Multidisciplinary Care of Epidermolysis Bullosa during the COVID-19 Pandemic - Consensus: Recommendations by an International Panel of Experts. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2020 Jul 15:S0190-9622(20)32195-2. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2020.06.1023. Epub ahead of print. PMID: 32682031; PMCID: PMC7363613. Link to article on publisher's site

Journal/Book/Conference Title

Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology

Comments

Full author list omitted for brevity. For the full list of authors, see article.

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

32682031

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