RSSLiterature Review

Skin Substitutes: An Overview of the Key Players in Wound Management

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rajiv Nathoo, MD; Nicole Howe, MD; George Cohen, MD Drs. Nathoo and Cohen are from University of Florida, Department of Dermatology, Gainesville, Florida; Dr. Howe is from University of South Florida, Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, Tampa, Florida. Disclosure: Drs. Nathoo, Howe, and Cohen report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract In a relatively short timespan, […]

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Bullous Lesions in a Patient with Systemic Lupus Erythematosus

| September 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Jennifer S. Ranario, MD, MBA; Jennifer L. Smith, MD Dr. Ranario is from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Department of Dermatology, Lubbock, Texas. Dr. Smith is from Saratoga Dermatology, Saratoga Springs, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Bullous eruptions in patients with lupus erythematosus can be difficult to […]

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The Role of Topical Antifungal Therapy for Onychomycosis and the Emergence of Newer Agents

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Adjunct Faculty, Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada and Private Practice, Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery/Mohs Micrographic Surgery and Las Vegas Skin & Cancer Clinic/West Dermatology Group, Henderson and Las Vegas, Nevada Abstract Onychomycosis is a common infection of the nail unit that is usually […]

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Beta Blockers An Innovation in the Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas

Beta Blockers An Innovation in the Treatment of Infantile Hemangiomas

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Shehla Admani, MD; Stephanie Feldstein, BA; Ernesto M. Gonzalez, MD, MBA; Sheila Fallon Friedlander, MD Division of Pediatric and Adolescent Dermatology, Rady Children’s Hospital-San Diego and University of California at San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, California; Department of Pediatrics, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois Abstract Infantile hemangiomas are benign vascular tumors seen in […]

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Diet and Dermatology: The Role of Dietary Intervention in Skin Disease

| July 16, 2014 | 0 Comments

Rajani Katta, MD; Samir P. Desai, MD Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract For decades, it was thought that many common dermatological conditions had no relationship to diet. Studies from recent years, however, have made it clear that diet may influence outcome. In this review, […]

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Diagnostic and Prognostic  Biomarkers in Melanoma

Diagnostic and Prognostic Biomarkers in Melanoma

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

David Weinstein, MD; Jennifer Leininger, MD; Carl Hamby, PhD; Bijan Safai, MD Department of Dermatology, Department of Microbiology and Immunology, New York Medical College, New York and Valhalla, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Melanoma is a lethal melanocytic neoplasm. Unfortunately, the histological diagnosis can be difficult at times. […]

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Moisturizing Different Racial Skin Types

Moisturizing Different Racial Skin Types

| June 23, 2014 | 0 Comments

Derrick C. Wan, MD; Victor W. Wong, MD; Michael T. Longaker, MD, MBA; George P. Yang, MD, PhD; Fu-Chan Wei, MD Hagey Laboratory for Pediatric Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California; Institute for Stem Cell Biology and Regenerative Medicine, Stanford University Medical Center, Stanford, California; Palo Alto VA Health Care System, Palo Alto, […]

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