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

| December 1, 2016

 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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Efficacy and Safety of a Novel 100% Silicone Scar Gel Treatment for Early Intervention in Scar Management

| December 1, 2016

David J. Goldberg, MD Skin Laser and Surgery Specialists of New York and New Jersey Disclosure: This study was supported in part by a grant from Exeltis USA. Abstract Objective: To evaluate the efficacy and safety of a new topical silicone gel for the early intervention in the management of scars. Design: In this 12-week, […]

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Influence of Pregnancy on Vitiligo Activity

| December 1, 2016

aKirsten C. Webb, MD; bSarah Lyon, BA; cBeatrice Nardone, MD, PhD; cDennis P. West, PhD; aRoopal V. Kundu, MD aDepartment of Dermatology, Loyola University, Stritch School of Medicine, Maywood, Illinois bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois cDepartment of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois Disclosure: The […]

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Multivesicular Emulsion Ceramide-containing Moisturizers: An Evaluation of Their Role in the Management of Common Skin Disorders

| December 1, 2016

aJoshua A. Zeichner, MD; bJames Q. Del Rosso, DO aDepartment of Dermatology, Mount Sinai Hospital, New York, New York bTouro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; Lakes Dermatology and Del Rosso Dermatology Research, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso is a consultant, researcher, and/or speaker for Aqua/Amirall, Bayer Dermatology, BioPharmX, Celgene, Cutanea, Dermira, Ferndale, Foamix, Galderma, […]

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Nonsurgical Cosmetic Procedures For Men: Trends And Technique Considerations

| December 1, 2016

aCorey S. Frucht, MD, PhD; bArisa E. Ortiz, MD aSanta Barbara Skin Care, Santa Barbara, California; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, California Disclosure: Dr. Frucht reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Dr. Ortiz is an Allergan stockholder; has received equipment loans from Zeltiq, Sciton, Solta, Inmode, and BTL; and is […]

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Injection Adipolysis: Mechanisms, Agents, and Future Directions

| December 1, 2016

aShahraam Kamalpour, MD; a,bKeith LeBlanc Jr., MD aLouisiana State University Dermatology, New Orleans, Louisiana; bSkin Surgery Centre, Metairie and Mandeville, Louisiana Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Noninvasive procedures targeting the elimination of unwanted adipose tissues have recently been developed. Injection adipolysis is the term for the injection of cytotoxic substances […]

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High-dose Rate Electronic Brachytherapy: A Nonsurgical Treatment Alternative for Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer

| November 1, 2016

aAjay Bhatnagar, MD, MBA; bRakesh Patel, MD; cWilliam Philip Werschler, MD; dRoger I. Ceilley, MD; eRobert Strimling, MD a21st Century Oncology, Casa Grande, Arizona bValley Medical Oncology Consultants, Pleasanton, California cSpokane Dermatology Clinic, Spokane, Washington dDermatology, P.C., West Des Moines, Iowa eStrimling Dermatology, Laser, and Vein Institute, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Bhatnagar is a […]

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