In this lecture, Dr. Martin Steinhoff will provide an overview on itch. What are the pathways behind it, how does it affect patients and how to control it.
1. To highlight the importance of itch as the most burdensome symptom for Atopic Dermatitis patients.
2. Providing an overview of the pathophysiology of Atopic Dermatitis including itch pathways and how to control it.
Professor and Chairman, Dept. of Dermatology and Venereology
Director, HMC Translational Research Institute
Director, HMC Dermatology Institute