Evidence base: Bullous pemphigoid

Find all the latest information about guidelines, online resources and key texts on the management of bullous pemphigoid

Over time the tense blisters can become purulent and haemorrhagic (Photograph: Author image)
Over time the tense blisters can become purulent and haemorrhagic (Photograph: Author image)

Guidelines

  • Wojnarowska F, Kirtschig G, Highet AS, et al; British Association of Dermatologists. Guidelines for the management of bullous pemphigoid. Br J Dermatol 2002; 147: 214-21.
  • Bone and Tooth Society of Great Britain, National Osteoporosis Society and Royal College of Physicians. Glucocorticoid-induced osteoporosis: Guidelines for prevention and treatment. London, December 2002.

Key texts

Three comprehensive texts on all aspects of dermatology:

  • Bolognia JL, Jorizzo JL, Rapini RP. Dermatology (second edition). London, Mosby, 2007.

Online

Comprehensive resource of dermatological images and information.

Another comprehensive resource of images of dermatological conditions.

A helpful article on BP.


Contributed by Dr James Powell, specialist registrar in dermatology, Solihull Hospital, Birmingham

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