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Use of Botulinum Toxin for the Correction of Mild Ptosis

Use of Botulinum Toxin for the Correction of Mild Ptosis

| April 1, 2018

by Hamzah Mustak, MD; Michael Rafaelof, BS; Robert Alan Goldberg, MD; and Daniel Rootman, MD Drs. Mustak, Goldberg, and Rootman and Mr. Rafaelof are with the Stein Eye Institute, Division of Orbital and Oculoplastic Surgery at the University of California, Los Angeles in Los Angeles, California. Dr. Mustak is also with the Groote Schuur Hospital, […]

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United States Preventive Services Task Force Overstates Cosmetic Harms of Skin Cancer Screening

United States Preventive Services Task Force Overstates Cosmetic Harms of Skin Cancer Screening

| April 1, 2018

by Joseph F. Sobanko, MD; Kimberly Shao, BS; Rebecca L. Pearl, PhD; and Sancy Leachman, MD PhD Dr. Sobanko is with the Division of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, Department of Dermatology, at the University of Pennsylvania Health System in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Ms. Shao is with the Perelman School of Medicine at the University of […]

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March 2018 Editorial Message

March 2018 Editorial Message

| March 1, 2018

Dear colleagues: Welcome to the March 2018 issue of The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology (JCAD).  We start this issue with a study titled “Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Polypodium Leucotomos Extract in the Treatment of Melasma in Asian Skin: A Pilot Study” by Goh et al.  Here, the investigators evaluated […]

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Letter to the Editor: Be Aware: Dupilumab Use

Letter to the Editor: Be Aware: Dupilumab Use

| March 1, 2018

by Linda S. Marcus, MD Dr. Marcus is the Director of Dermatology Valley Hospital in Ridgewood, New Jersey. Funding/financial disclosures: The author has no conflicts of interest relevant to the content of this letter. No funding was received for the preparation of this letter. Dear Editor: Dupilumab, a monoclonal antibody that attaches to the alpha subunit of […]

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Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Polypodium Leucotomos Extract in the Treatment of Melasma in Asian Skin: A Pilot Study

Double-blind, Placebo-controlled Trial to Evaluate the Effectiveness of Polypodium Leucotomos Extract in the Treatment of Melasma in Asian Skin: A Pilot Study

| March 1, 2018

by Chee-Leok Goh, MD, MBBS, MRCP(UK), MMed(Int Med); Sai Yee Chuah, MBChB (Glasgow), MRCP(UK), Dip Derm, MRCPS (Glasgow); Steven Tien, MD; Guan Thng, MBBS, MRCP; María Alejandra Vitale, MD; and Arancha Delgado-Rubin, PhD Drs. Goh, Chuah, and Thng are with the National Skin Centre in Singapore. Drs. Vitale and Delgado are with the R&D Department […]

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Structural Changes of Subcutaneous Tissue Valued by Ultrasonography in Patients with Cellulitis Following Treatment with the PnKCelulitis® Program

Structural Changes of Subcutaneous Tissue Valued by Ultrasonography in Patients with Cellulitis Following Treatment with the PnKCelulitis® Program

| March 1, 2018

by Esther RoE, PhD; Esther Serra, PhD; German Guzman, PhD; and Ignacio Sajoux, PhD Drs. Roe and Serra are with the Dermatology Department at the Hospital de la Santa Creu i Sant Pau in Barcelona, Spain. Drs. Guzman and Sajoux are with the Medical Department at the PronoKal Group in Barcelona, Spain. Funding: This work […]

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Characterization of the 2016–2017 Dermatology Standardized Letter of Recommendation

Characterization of the 2016–2017 Dermatology Standardized Letter of Recommendation

| March 1, 2018

by Rebecca F. Wang, BA; Myron Zhang, MD; Allireza Alloo, MD; Thomas Stasko, MD; Jordan E. Miller, BA; and Jessica A. Kaffenberger, MD Ms. Wang and Drs. Zhang and Kaffenberger are with the Division of Dermatology, Department of Internal Medicine, The Ohio State University Wexner Medical Center in Columbus, Ohio. Dr. Alloo is with the […]

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