The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

Providing dermatologists with peer-reviewed, evidence-based information on the latest treatment options, new techniques, and practice management issues

CURRENT ISSUE: VOL. 14, ISSUE 1, JANUARY 2017

Advances in Vitiligo: An Update on Medical and Surgical Treatments

Alexander B. Dillon, MD; Andrew Sideris, MSc; Ali Hadi, BA; Nada Elbuluk, MD, MSc* The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Vitiligo is one of the most common cutaneous disorders of depigmentation. Although its underlying causes are still […]

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Two Crosslinking Technologies for Superficial Reticular Dermis Injection: A Comparative Ultrasound and Histologic Study

aPatrick Micheels, MD; bStéphanie Besse; cDidier Sarazin, MD aPrivate Practice, Geneva, Switzerland bMedImage RX Institute, Geneva, Switzerland cLaboratoire Viollier-Weintraub, Geneva, Switzerland Disclosure: Editorial assistance was funded by Merz Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Dr. Micheels serves as a clinical investigator for Merz and was compensated for his work on this study. None of the […]

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Emerging Issues in Adult Female Acne

aJoshua A. Zeichner, MD; bHillary E. Baldwin, MD; cFran E. Cook-Bolden, MD; dLawrence F. Eichenfield, MD; dSheila Fallon-Friedlander, MD; eDavid A. Rodriguez, MD aMount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York bMorristown, New Jersey cSkin Specialty Dermatology, New York, New York dUniversity of California, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, California eDermatology Associates/Research, Coral Gables, Florida; cRedwood […]

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Practical and Sustainable Teledermatology and Teledermatopathology: Specialty Care in Cameroon Africa

aAnne Nguyen, DO; bDonna Tran, DO; cMason Uemura; dRichard L. Bardin, MD; ePaul K. Shitabata, MD aAspen Dermatology, Spanish Fork, Utah bDepartment of Dermatology, Western University of Health Sciences/College Medical Center, Long Beach, California cUniversity of California, Berkley, Berkley, California dMbingo Baptist Hospital, Cameroon, Africa eHarbor UCLA Department of Dermatology, Torrance, California Disclosure: The authors […]

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Paraneoplastic Dermatomyositis with Cutaneous and Myopathic Disease Responsive to Adrenocorticotropic Hormone Therapy

aMarisa Wolff, DO; aChristopher Mancuso, DO; bKaran Lal, BS; cDamian DiCostanzo, MD; a,dCharles Gropper, MD aSt. Barnabas Hospital Dermatology Residency, Bronx, New York bNew York College of Osteopathic Medicine-NYIT, Old Westbury, New York cPathology Associate Pc, Dermatopathology, Portchester, New York dMount Sinai School of Medicine Manhattan, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts […]

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Has Vitamin D Had Its “Time In The Sun” For Melanoma?

 Christopher J. Huerter, MD; Adam Vaudreuil;  Devendra K. Agrawal, PhD; Austin Huy Nguyen, MS Division of Dermatology and Department of Clinical and  Translational Science, Creighton University School of Medicine, Omaha, Nebraska Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.  Abstract Growing evidence suggests a pivotal role for vitamin D in cancers, particularly melanoma. The […]

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PAST ARTICLES

Tolerability of Ingenol Mebutate Gel, 0.05%, for Treating Patients with Actinic Keratosis on the Scalp in a Community Dermatology Practice

Miriam S. Bettencourt, MD Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, Henderson, Nevada; Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Bettencourt reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Objective: To describe the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of treatment of actinic keratosis on the scalp with two consecutive, once-daily applications of ingenol […]

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Efficacy and Tolerability of a Combined 445nm and 630nm Over-the-counter Light Therapy Mask with and without Topical Salicylic Acid versus Topical Benzoyl Peroxide for the Treatment of Mild-to-moderate Acne Vulgaris

a,bMark S. Nestor, MD, PhD; aNicole Swenson, DO; aAngela Macri, DO; aMitchell Manway, DO; aPaige Paparone, DO aCenter for Clinical and Cosmetic Research and Center for Cosmetic Enhancement, Aventura, Florida; bDepartment of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Disclosure: Dr. Nestor is a consultant to La Lumiere LLC, […]

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Correlation Between the Evaluation of Pigmented Lesions by a Multi-spectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis Device and the Clinical and Histological Features of Melanoma

aRichard R. Winkelmann, DO; bDarrell S. Rigel, MD, MS; cLaura Ferris, MD, PhD; dArthur Sober, MD; eNatalie Tucker, BS; fClay J. Cockerell, MD aRigel Dermatology, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; dHarvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; eMELA Sciences Inc., […]

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Experimental Evidence in Hair Restoration Procedures Plucked Hair Survival and Growth Rate

Edoardo Raposio, PhD; Giorgia Caruana, MD Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery Unit, University of Parma, and Cutaneous, Mini-invasive, Regenerative and Plastic Surgery Unit, Parma University Hospital, Parma, Italy Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Background: Limitations of hair restoration procedures are the amount of hairs available and the invasiveness of […]

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Activity of Dapsone versus Community and Hospital Pathogens from the Canward Study

aGeorge G. Zhanel, PhD; bJames Q. Del Rosso, DO aProfessor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba; Director of Canadian Antimicrobial Resistance Alliance, Manitoba, Canada; bAdjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Zhanel received research grant support from […]

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Benzocaine/Lidocaine/Tetracaine Cream Report of Corneal Damage and Review

Metavee Boonsiri, MD; Katherine C. Marks, MD; Chérie M. Ditre, MD Cosmetic Enhancement Center, Penn Medicine in Radnor, University of Pennsylvania, Radnor, Pennsylvania Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.    Abstract Practitioners are increasingly using topical anesthetics in the field of dermatology. Application of topical anesthetics prior to performing dermatologic procedures has […]

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Advances in Vitiligo: An Update on Medical and Surgical Treatments

| January 1, 2017

Alexander B. Dillon, MD; Andrew Sideris, MSc; Ali Hadi, BA; Nada Elbuluk, MD, MSc* The Ronald O. Perelman Department of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Vitiligo is one of the most common cutaneous disorders of depigmentation. Although its underlying causes are still […]

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Two Crosslinking Technologies for Superficial Reticular Dermis Injection: A Comparative Ultrasound and Histologic Study

| January 1, 2017

aPatrick Micheels, MD; bStéphanie Besse; cDidier Sarazin, MD aPrivate Practice, Geneva, Switzerland bMedImage RX Institute, Geneva, Switzerland cLaboratoire Viollier-Weintraub, Geneva, Switzerland Disclosure: Editorial assistance was funded by Merz Pharmaceuticals GmbH, Frankfurt am Main, Germany. Dr. Micheels serves as a clinical investigator for Merz and was compensated for his work on this study. None of the […]

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Emerging Issues in Adult Female Acne

| January 1, 2017

aJoshua A. Zeichner, MD; bHillary E. Baldwin, MD; cFran E. Cook-Bolden, MD; dLawrence F. Eichenfield, MD; dSheila Fallon-Friedlander, MD; eDavid A. Rodriguez, MD aMount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York bMorristown, New Jersey cSkin Specialty Dermatology, New York, New York dUniversity of California, Rady Children’s Hospital, San Diego, California eDermatology Associates/Research, Coral Gables, Florida; cRedwood […]

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Practical and Sustainable Teledermatology and Teledermatopathology: Specialty Care in Cameroon Africa

| January 1, 2017

aAnne Nguyen, DO; bDonna Tran, DO; cMason Uemura; dRichard L. Bardin, MD; ePaul K. Shitabata, MD aAspen Dermatology, Spanish Fork, Utah bDepartment of Dermatology, Western University of Health Sciences/College Medical Center, Long Beach, California cUniversity of California, Berkley, Berkley, California dMbingo Baptist Hospital, Cameroon, Africa eHarbor UCLA Department of Dermatology, Torrance, California Disclosure: The authors […]

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