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Archive Clinical Guidelines

The British Association of Dermatologists has been publishing evidence-based clinical guidelines since the 1990s. All guidelines listed on this page have been superseded by newer iterations which can be found on the main clinical guidelines page.

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Actinic keratoses

Guidelines for the management of actinic keratoses.

de Berker D, McGregor JM, Hughes BR. Br J Dermatol 2007; 56: 222-230.

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Alopecia areata

MacDonald Hull SP, Wood ML, Hutchinson PE, Sladden M, Messenger AG. Guidelines for the management of alopecia areata. Br J Dermatol 2003; 149: 692-9.

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Azathioprine

Anstey AV, Wakelin S, Reynolds NJ. Guidelines for prescribing azathioprine in dermatology. Br J Dermatol 2004; 151: 1123-32.

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Basal Cell Carcinoma (BCC)

Telfer NR, Colver GB, Bowers PW. Guidelines for the management of basal cell carcinoma. British Association of Dermatologists. Br J Dermatol 1999; 141: 415-23.

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Biologics

Smith CH, Anstey AV, Barker JN, Burden AD, Chalmers RJ, Chandler DA, Finlay AY, Griffiths CE, Jackson K, McHugh NJ, McKenna KE, Reynolds NJ, Ormerod AD. British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for biologic interventions for psoriasis 2009. Br J Dermatol 2009; 161: 987-1019.

Smith CH, Anstey AV, Barker JN, Burden AD, Chalmers RJ, Chandler D, Finlay AY, Griffiths CE, Jackson K, McHugh NJ, McKenna KE, Reynolds NJ, Ormerod AD. British Association of Dermatologists' guidelines for use of biological interventions in psoriasis 2005. Br J Dermatol 2005; 153: 486-97.

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Bowen's disease (SCC in situ)

Cox NH, Eedy DJ, Morton CA. Guidelies for management of Bowen's disease: 2006 update. Br J Dermatol 2007;  156: 11-21.

Cox NH, Eedy DJ, Morton CA. Guidelines for management of Bowen's disease. Br J Dermatol 1999; 141: 633-41.

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Bullous pemphigoid

Wojnarowska F, Kirtschig G, Highet AS, Venning VA, Khumalo NP. Guidelines for the management of bullous pemphigoid. Br J Dermatol 2002; 147: 214-21.

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Contact dermatitis

Bourke J, Coulson I, English J. Guidelines for care of contact dermatitis. Br J Dermatol 2009; 160: 946–954.

Bourke J, Coulson I, English J. Guidelines for care of contact dermatitis. Br J Dermatol 2001; 145: 877-85.

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Cutaneous warts

Sterling JC, Handfield-Jones S, Hudson PM. Guidelines for the management of cutaneous warts. Br J Dermatol 2001; 144: 4-11.

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Lichen sclerosus

Neill SM, Tatnall FM, Cox NH. Guidelines for the management of lichen sclerosus. Br J Dermatol 2002; 147: 640-9

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Onychomycosis

Guideline for treatment of onychomycosis

Roberts DT, Taylor WD, Boyle J. Br J Dermatol 2003; 148:  402-10.

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Squamous cell carcinoma (SCC)

Motley R, Kersey P, Lawrence C. Multiprofessional guidelines for the management of the patient with primary cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. Br J Dermatol 2002; 146; 18-25.

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Tinea capitis

Higgins EM, Fuller LC, Smith CH. Guidelines for the management of tinea capitis. Br J Dermatol 2000; 143: 53-58

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Urticaria & angio-oedema

Grattan C, Powell S, Humphreys F. Management and diagnostic guidelines for urticaria and angio-oedema. Br J Dermatol 2001; 144: 708-14.

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