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Current Issue: July 2018

July 2018 Editorial Message

July 2018 Editorial Message

Dear Colleagues:  Welcome to the July 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology. We begin this issue with a study titled “What Health-related Quality of Life (HRQoL) Factors Influence the Decision of Patients with Acne to Visit a Dermatologist?” by Chernyshov et al. Researchers included 150 patients in their study: 75 patients […]

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Letter to the Editor

Letter to the Editor

Regarding Statement from FDA Commissioner on New FDA Actions to Keep Consumers Safe from the Harmful Effects of Sun Exposure, and Ensure the Long-term Safety and Benefits of Sunscreens Dear Editor: Ferndale Healthcare, Inc., would like to comment as the distributors of Heliocare capsules, on the “Statement from the FDA Commissioner Scott Gottlieb, M.D. on […]

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What Health-related Quality of Life Factors Influence the Decision of Patients with Acne to Visit a Dermatologist?

What Health-related Quality of Life Factors Influence the Decision of Patients with Acne to Visit a Dermatologist?

by Pavel V. Chernyshov, MD, PhD; Anastasiia Petrenko, MD, PhD; and Victoria Kopylova Dr. Chernyshov is with the Department of Dermatology and Venereology at the National Medical University in Kiev, Ukraine. Dr. Petrenko is with the Department of Dermatovenereology, Shupyk National Medical Academy of Postgraduate Education in Kiev, Ukraine. Ms. Kopylova is with Second Medical Faculty […]

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Patterns of Over-the-counter Lightening Agent Use among Patients with Hyperpigmentation Disorders:  A United States-based Cohort Study

Patterns of Over-the-counter Lightening Agent Use among Patients with Hyperpigmentation Disorders: A United States-based Cohort Study

by Dana S. Saade, MD; Mayra B.C. Maymone, MD, DSc; Eric A. Secemsky, MD, MSc; Kevin F. Kennedy, MSc; and Neelam A. Vashi, MD Drs. Saade, Maymone, and Vashi are with the Department of Dermatology at Boston University School of Medicine in Boston, Massachusetts. Dr. Secemsky is with the Department of Medicine at Massachusetts General […]

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Androgenetic Alopecia Treatment in Asian Men

Androgenetic Alopecia Treatment in Asian Men

by Yohei Tanaka, MD, PhD; Toru Aso, MD, PhD; Jumpei Ono, MD; Ryu Hosoi, MD; and Takuto Kaneko, MD Dr. Tanaka is with Clinica Tanaka Plastic, Reconstructive Surgery and Anti-aging Center in Matsumoto, Nagano, Japan, and the AGA Skin Clinic in Tokyo, Japan. Drs. Aso, Ono, Hosoi, and Kaneko are also with the AGA Skin […]

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Process of Post-operative Telephone Follow-up Implementation for Mohs Micrographic Surgery: A Pilot Study

Process of Post-operative Telephone Follow-up Implementation for Mohs Micrographic Surgery: A Pilot Study

by Brayden Forbes, MD; Aaron M. Secrest, MD, PhD; Matthew Q. Hand MD; and Mark J. Eliason, MD  Drs. Forbes, Secrest, Hand, and Eliason are with the Department of Dermatology at the University of Utah in Salt Lake City, Utah. Dr. Secrest is with the Department of Population Health Sciences at the University of Utah. […]

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Past Articles

June 2018 Editorial Message

June 2018 Editorial Message

Dear Colleagues: Welcome to the June 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology (JCAD). We lead this issue with a review by Klingbeil and Fertig titled “Eyebrow and Eyelash Hair Transplantation: A Systematic Review.” Here the authors investigated the etiologies of hair loss of the eyebrow and eyelash that required hair transplantation, […]

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Eyebrow and Eyelash Hair Transplantation:  A Systematic Review

Eyebrow and Eyelash Hair Transplantation: A Systematic Review

by Kyle D. Klingbeil, MD, and Raymond Fertig, MD  Dr. Klingbeil and Dr. Fertig are with the University of Miami Miller School of Medicine in Miami, Florida. Dr. Fertig is also with the Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Miami in Miami, Florida. Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors […]

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Distensibility and Gross Elasticity of the Skin at Various Body Sites and Association with Pathological Scarring: A Case Study

Distensibility and Gross Elasticity of the Skin at Various Body Sites and Association with Pathological Scarring: A Case Study

by Hitomi Sano, MD, PhD; Yu Hokazono, MD; and Rei Ogawa, MD PhD, FACS  Drs. Hokazono, Sano, and Ogawa are with the Department of Plastic, Reconstructive, and Aesthetic Surgery at Nippon Medical School in Tokyo, Japan. Funding: No funding was provided. Disclosures: The authors have no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this […]

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A Case-control Study to Evaluate the Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Among Patients with Moderate-to-severe Psoriasis

A Case-control Study to Evaluate the Prevalence of Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Among Patients with Moderate-to-severe Psoriasis

by Olabola Awosika MD, MS; Misty G. Eleryan MD; Monica Rengifo-Pardo MD; Lindsay Doherty MS; Lisa W. Martin, MD; and Alison Ehrlich MD, MHS Drs. Awosika, Rengifo-Pardo, and Ehrlich are with the Department of Dermatology, The George Washington Medical Faculty Associates in Washington, DC. Dr. Martin is with the Department of Cardiology, The George Washington Medical […]

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Use of Hyaluronic Acid Fillers to Correct Scleral Show:  A Review of Technique

Use of Hyaluronic Acid Fillers to Correct Scleral Show: A Review of Technique

by Bruna Souza Felix Bravo, MD; Julien Totti, MD; Berta Elena Alcala Gelpi, md; Stephanie Bianco de Souza, MD; and Leonardo Gonçalves Bravo, MD Dr. B. Bravo and Dr. Gelpi are with the Institute of Dermatology of Professor Rubem David Azulay in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. Dr. Totti de Bastos is with the Federal Hospital of […]

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An Open-label, Single-center, Prospective Evaluation of a Novel Noninvasive Ultrasound Body Sculpting Device

An Open-label, Single-center, Prospective Evaluation of a Novel Noninvasive Ultrasound Body Sculpting Device

by Benji Dhillon, MBBS, MRCS, BSc,  and Tapan Patel, MBBS, MRCP Drs. Dhillon and Patel are with the Phi Clinic in London, England, United Kingdom. Funding: This article was supported by a contract sponsor grant from Lumenis Ltd. Disclosures: Dr. Patel and Dr. Dhillon received payment for investigator services from Lumeinis Ltd. Abstract: Objective. The […]

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Online Exclusives

Management of Necrosis

Management of Necrosis

Management of Necrosis by Martyn King, MD

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Visual Loss Secondary to Cosmetic Filler Injection

Visual Loss Secondary to Cosmetic Filler Injection

Visual Loss Secondary to Cosmetic Filler Injection Lee Walker, MD and Martyn King, MD  

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ACE Emergency Kit v1.2

ACE Emergency Kit v1.2

ACE Emergency Kit v1.2 Martyn King, MD  

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Managing Expectations Associated with Cosmetic Interventions

Managing Expectations Associated with Cosmetic Interventions

  Managing Expectations Associated with Cosmetic Interventions Sam J Robson, MB, ChB, MRCGP

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Anaphylaxis

Anaphylaxis

    Anaphylaxis Emma Davies RN, NIP

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Management of Sharps Injuries or Splash Incidents

Management of Sharps Injuries or Splash Incidents

    Management of Sharps Injuries or Splash Incidents Sharon King, RN, NIP

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In Focus

Topical Ivermectin: Data Supporting Dual Modes of Action in Rosacea

Topical Ivermectin: Data Supporting Dual Modes of Action in Rosacea

by James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Dr. Del Rosso is Research Director at JDR Dermatology Research in Las Vegas, Nevada; Adjunct Clinical Professor of Dermatology at Touro University Nevada, Las Vegas; and with Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada. Funding: The author did not receive any form of […]

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Topical Alpha-Agonist Therapy for Persistent Facial Erythema of Rosacea and the Addition of Oxmetazoline to the Treatment Armamentarium: Where Are We Now?

Topical Alpha-Agonist Therapy for Persistent Facial Erythema of Rosacea and the Addition of Oxmetazoline to the Treatment Armamentarium: Where Are We Now?

by James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Dr. Del Rosso is Research Director at JDR Dermatology Research, Las Vegas, Nevada and at Henderson Dermatology Research in Henderson, Nevada; is Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology) at ableouro University Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada; and practices Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at Thomas Dermatology in Las Vegas, Nevada. J […]

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A Closer Look at Seborrheic Keratoses: Patient Perspectives, Clinical Relevance, Medical Necessity, and Implications for Management

A Closer Look at Seborrheic Keratoses: Patient Perspectives, Clinical Relevance, Medical Necessity, and Implications for Management

James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Research Director, JDR Dermatology Research and Private Dermatology Practice, Thomas Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso serves as a consultant to Aclaris Therapeutics, Inc. (Malvern, Pennsylvania) that  has a topical therapy for seborrheic keratosis under development. He also served as a consultant for and as the […]

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Emerging Issues in Adult Female Acne

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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Oral Apremilast for the Treatment  of Plaque Psoriasis

Oral Apremilast for the Treatment of Plaque Psoriasis

James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Leon Kircik, MD Disclosures (related to this manuscript): Dr. Del Rosso is a speaker, consultant, and/or researcher for Anacor, Aqua, Allergan, Bayer, Celgene, Galderma, LeoPharma, Novartis, Pharmaderm, Promius, SunPharma, and Valeant. Dr. Kircik is either a speaker, consultant, or investigator for Amgen, Anacor, Aqua, Allergan, Bayer, Celgene, Coherus, Eli Lilly, […]

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Application of Nail Polish During Topical Management of Onychomycosis Are Data Available to Guide the Clinician  About What to Tell Their Patients?

Application of Nail Polish During Topical Management of Onychomycosis Are Data Available to Guide the Clinician About What to Tell Their Patients?

James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD, FAAD Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; Research Director, Del Rosso Dermatology Research, Las Vegas, Nevada; Private Practice, Lakes Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso served as the sole author of this manuscript. No individual or group from any company or agency participated in […]

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July 2018 Digital Edition

July 2018 Digital Edition

| July 1, 2018

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Patient-perceived Emotional and Functional Benefits of Poly-L-Lactic Acid (PLLA) for the Treatment of Facial Volume Loss

Patient-perceived Emotional and Functional Benefits of Poly-L-Lactic Acid (PLLA) for the Treatment of Facial Volume Loss

| July 1, 2018

by Richard Fried, MD, PhD; W. Phillip Werschler, MD; Judith Cenci, MD; Lauren Sternberg, MD; Priya Dhanaraj, MD; Dara Tolas, MA; and Suzanne Withrow, MA All authors except Dr. Werschler are with Yardley Dermatology Associates in Yardley, Pennsylvania. Dr. Werschler is Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology at the University of Washington School of Medicine in […]

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Progressive Facial Papules in  an African-American Patient: An Atypical Presentation of Seborrheic Dermatitis

Progressive Facial Papules in an African-American Patient: An Atypical Presentation of Seborrheic Dermatitis

| July 1, 2018

by Daniel P. Friedmann, MD, FAAD; Vineet Mishra, MD, FAAD; and Trevor Batty, BS  Dr. Friedmann is with the Westlake Dermatology Clinical Research Center at Westlake Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery in Austin, Texas. Dr. Mishra is with the Division of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery at the University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio […]

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Facial Rejuvenation and Acne Scar Treatment—June 2018 Digital Edition

Facial Rejuvenation and Acne Scar Treatment—June 2018 Digital Edition

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June 2018 Digital Edition

June 2018 Digital Edition

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