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Atrophic Acne Scarring A Review of Treatment Options

| January 1, 2015 | 0 Comments

Meghan T. Hession, MD; Emmy M. Graber, MD, MBA Department of Dermatology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts Disclosure: Dr. Hession reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Dr. Graber is a consultant for Medicis.   Abstract Background: Scarring is an unfortunate and frequent complication of acne, resulting in significant psychological distress for patients. Fortunately, numerous […]

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Actinic Keratosis: Update on Field Therapy

| October 1, 2014 | 0 Comments

Gary Goldenberg, MD; Marcel Perl, MD Dr. Goldenberg is from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York; Dr. Mercel is from Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Goldenberg is an investigator for, a consultant for, and receives honoraria from Leo, Valeant, […]

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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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