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NP+PA Perspectives in Dermatology: December 2020

J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2020;13(12 Suppl 1). NP+PA Perspectives in Dermatology: December 2020 Editorial Message from Guest Editor Francesca Wolfe, MPAS, PA-C Spotlight Interview: featuring Francesca Wolfe, MPAS, PA-C Updates from the Society of Dermatology Physician Assistants (SDPA): Professional Medical Societies—How Important Is that Membership? by the SDPA Board of Directors Guideline Update: Joint American

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NPPA December Journal Watch

Highlights of noteworthy, peer-reviewed, evidence-based articles in dermatology. Acne and social media: a cross-sectional study of content quality on TikTok  Zheng DX, Ning AY, Levoska MA, et al. Pediatr Dermatol. 2020 Nov 28. Online ahead of print.  Summary. Many adolescents are gathering acne-relation information from TikTok, a social media platform that has quickly gained popularity.

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Editorial Message from Guest Editor Francesca Wolfe, MPAS, PA-C

Francesca Wolfe, MPAS, PA-C, is a physician assistant at Pennsylvania Dermatology Group and clinical instructor at Thomas Jefferson University Physician Assistant program in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. Dear Colleagues: It brings me much joy to say these words—Welcome to the end of 2020! Welcome also to 2020’s final installment of NP+PA Perspectives in Dermatology, a quarterly supplement

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Guideline Update: Joint American Academy of Dermatology–National Psoriasis Foundation Guidelines of Care for the Management of Psoriasis with Systemic Nonbiologic Therapies

Overview In February of 2020 (Vol 82, No. 6, pp1445–1486), the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology published the joint Joint American Academy of Dermatology–National Psoriasis Foundation Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis with systemic nonbiologic therapies. These guidelines are based on the foremost data and suggestions by experts in the field.

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Meeting Highlights: European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) 2020 Virtual Congress, October 29–31, 2020

The European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) held its Virtual Congress 2020 event online as a replacement for one of its regular in-person meetings that was cancelled due to COVID-19. The online experience gave researchers, physicians, and members of the industry the opportunity to share and learn about the latest research related to dermatology.

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