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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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Ionic Hydrogel Monotherapy and in Combination with Antiviral-Antibiotic Prophylaxis, in the Post-procedure Management of Fractional Laser-Treated Patients

| November 1, 2016

Francesca Romana Grippaudo, MD, PhD Assistant Professor in Plastic Surgery, NESMOS Dept., Sapienza University of Roma, Roma, Italy Disclosure: Dr Grippaudo received Procutase® Hydrogel for use in this work from ICIM, Milano, Italy. Abstract Objective: The pre- and postoperative care for fractionated laser resurfacing is still controversial, especially in regard to the use of antibiotics […]

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Efficacy of a Low Fluence, High Repetition Rate 810nm Diode Laser for Permanent Hair Reduction in Indian Patients with Skin Types IV–VI

| November 1, 2016

aMadhuri Agarwal, MBBS, MD (SKIN & VD), DDV; bSangeeta Velaskar, MBBS, MD (SKIN & VD), DVD; cMichael H. Gold, MD aDepartment of Dermatology, Yavana Aesthetics Clinic, Mumbai,India bMedical Services and R & D, Kaya Ltd., Mumbai, India cGold Skin Care Center, Nashville, Tennessee Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Background: The […]

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Efficacy, Safety, and Dermal Tolerability of Dapsone Gel, 7.5% in Patients with Moderate Acne Vulgaris: A Pooled Analysis of Two Phase 3 Trials

| October 1, 2016

aDiane M. Thiboutot, MD; bLeon Kircik, MD; cAmy McMichael, MD; dFran E. Cook-Bolden, MD; eStephen K. Tyring, MD, PhD; fDavid R. Berk, MD; fJoan-En Chang-Lin, PhD; fVince Lin, PhD; fAlexandre Kaoukhov, MD aPenn State Hershey Dermatology, Hershey, Pennsylvania bDermResearch, LLC, Louisville, Kentucky cWake Forest Baptist Health, Department of Dermatology, Winston-Salem, North Carolina dSkin Specialty Dermatology, […]

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Topical Silicone Sheet Application in the Treatment of Hypertrophic Scars and Keloids

| October 1, 2016

Iris Westra, MSc, MD; Frank B. Niessen, MD, PhD Department of Plastic, Reconstructive and Hand Surgery, VU University Medical Centre, Amsterdam, The Netherlands Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Objective: Since the early 1980s, topical silicone sheets have been used in the treatment of hypertrophic scars and keloids. This study aimed […]

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Patient Factors and Their Association with Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Morbidity and the Performance of Self-skin Exams A Cross-Sectional Study

| September 1, 2016

a,bKyle T. Amber, MD; bRomi Bloom, MD; bMohammad-Ali Yazdani Abyaneh, MD; bLeyre A. Falto-Aizpurua, MD; bMartha Viera, MD; cMartin N. Zaiac, MD; bKeyvan Nouri, MD; bShasa Hu, MD aDepartment of Dermatology, University of California Irvine Medical Center, Irvine, California; bDepartment of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida; cDepartment […]

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