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 4, APRIL 2017

Psychosocial Impact of Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

Psychosocial Impact of Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

aKavita Darji, MD; bReena Varade, MD; bDaniel West, MD; cEric S. Armbrecht, PhD; bMary A. Guo, MD aSaint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri bDepartment of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri cCenter for Health Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri Disclosure: The authors report no relevant […]

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A Retrospective Study of Non-thermal Laser Therapy for the Treatment of Toenail Onychomycosis

aKerry Zang, DPM; bRobert Sullivan, BSc (Hons) Podiatry, MSc Pod Surgery, PgCAcup, FIChPA, MInstChP; cSteven Shanks aArizona Institute of Footcare Physicians, Mesa, Arizona bMidleton Foot Clinic Group, Midleton, County Cork, Ireland cErchonia Corporation, Melbourne, Florida Disclosure: Dr. Zang reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Mr. Shanks is employed by Erchonia Corporation. This study was sponsored […]

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A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, Split-face Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Two  Topical Human Growth Factors  for the Rejuvenation of the Aging Face

A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, Split-face Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Two Topical Human Growth Factors for the Rejuvenation of the Aging Face

Douglas C. Wu, MD, PhD; Mitchel P. Goldman, MD Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, California Disclosure: Dr. Wu reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Dr. Goldman is a consultant for Nuderm and SkinMedica. The study was funded by Nuderm. Abstract Background: Cosmeceutical products represent an increasingly important therapeutic option for anti-aging and rejuvenation, either used […]

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Raising Awareness Among Healthcare Providers about Epidermolysis Bullosa and Advancing Toward a Cure

Raising Awareness Among Healthcare Providers about Epidermolysis Bullosa and Advancing Toward a Cure

aAaron Tabor, MD; bJoseph V. Pergolizzi, Jr., MD; cGuy Marti, MD; cJohn Harmon, MD; dBernard Cohen, MD; aJo Ann LeQuang, BA aGenArmor, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; bNEMA Research, Inc, Naples, Florida; cDepartment of Surgery and Hendrix Burn/Wound Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; dDepartment of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, […]

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Aesthetic Treatment of Bruxism

Aesthetic Treatment of Bruxism

aShino Bay Aguilera, DO, FAOCD; bLiza Brown, DO; cViviana Andrea Perico, MD aVolunteer Professor, Nova Southeastern University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Fort Lauderdale, Florida bDermatology Resident—PGY3, Larkin Community Hospital, Miami, Florida cThird Year Aesthetic Medicine Resident, Rosario University, Bogota, Colombia Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.  Abstract Bruxism is […]

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Red Dot Basal Cell Carcinoma

Red Dot Basal Cell Carcinoma

Philip R. Cohen, MD Department of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California Disclosure: The author reports no relevant conflicts of interest.  Abstract Red dot basal cell carcinoma, a distinctive morphologic variant of basal cell carcinoma that presents as a small red macule (dot) or papule, is described on a woman’s thigh. A […]

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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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Psychosocial Impact of Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

Psychosocial Impact of Postinflammatory Hyperpigmentation in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

| May 1, 2017

aKavita Darji, MD; bReena Varade, MD; bDaniel West, MD; cEric S. Armbrecht, PhD; bMary A. Guo, MD aSaint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri bDepartment of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis, Missouri cCenter for Health Outcomes Research, Saint Louis University, Saint Louis, Missouri Disclosure: The authors report no relevant […]

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A Retrospective Study of Non-thermal Laser Therapy for the Treatment of Toenail Onychomycosis

| May 1, 2017

aKerry Zang, DPM; bRobert Sullivan, BSc (Hons) Podiatry, MSc Pod Surgery, PgCAcup, FIChPA, MInstChP; cSteven Shanks aArizona Institute of Footcare Physicians, Mesa, Arizona bMidleton Foot Clinic Group, Midleton, County Cork, Ireland cErchonia Corporation, Melbourne, Florida Disclosure: Dr. Zang reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Mr. Shanks is employed by Erchonia Corporation. This study was sponsored […]

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A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, Split-face Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Two  Topical Human Growth Factors  for the Rejuvenation of the Aging Face

A Prospective, Randomized, Double-blind, Split-face Clinical Trial Comparing the Efficacy of Two Topical Human Growth Factors for the Rejuvenation of the Aging Face

| May 1, 2017

Douglas C. Wu, MD, PhD; Mitchel P. Goldman, MD Cosmetic Laser Dermatology, San Diego, California Disclosure: Dr. Wu reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Dr. Goldman is a consultant for Nuderm and SkinMedica. The study was funded by Nuderm. Abstract Background: Cosmeceutical products represent an increasingly important therapeutic option for anti-aging and rejuvenation, either used […]

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Raising Awareness Among Healthcare Providers about Epidermolysis Bullosa and Advancing Toward a Cure

Raising Awareness Among Healthcare Providers about Epidermolysis Bullosa and Advancing Toward a Cure

| May 1, 2017

aAaron Tabor, MD; bJoseph V. Pergolizzi, Jr., MD; cGuy Marti, MD; cJohn Harmon, MD; dBernard Cohen, MD; aJo Ann LeQuang, BA aGenArmor, Winston-Salem, North Carolina; bNEMA Research, Inc, Naples, Florida; cDepartment of Surgery and Hendrix Burn/Wound Laboratory, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland; dDepartment of Dermatology, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, […]

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