Patient information leaflets

The BAD has produced an extensive catalogue of patient information leaflets which can be accessed here 

In addition to the BAD patient information leaflets, which are often designed to be read by adults, the BSPD is creating patient information leaflets designed to be read by children and younger teenagers.

Vulvitis in Childhood 

Lichen sclerosus in girls and teenagers

Psoriasis in children and young people

More BSPD-BAD leaflets will be added in due course.


Leaflet for teenagers about eczema  (written by Dr Tess McPherson in collaboration with the National Eczema Society)  Eczema for Teens


BAD Leaflets most relevant to paediatric patients:

BAD and BSPD Patient Information on Infantile Haemangiomata

BAD and BSPD Patient Information on Propanolol for infantile haemangiomas

BAD  Patient Information on Acne

BAD  Patient Information on Head Lice

BAD  Patient Information on Scabies

BAD Patient Information on Vascular Birthmarks


Index of Patient information Leaflets from other organisations:


SPD logoThe Society for Pediatric Dermatology


The American Academy of Dermatology


Image result for dermnet nzThe New Zealand Dermatological Society


Nottinghameczema logo 1Nottingham Support Group for Carers of Children with Eczema