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NPPA March Journal Watch

Highlights of noteworthy, peer-reviewed, evidence-based articles in dermatology. Atopic Dermatitis Validation of the Patient-Oriented SCORing for Atopic Dermatitis tool for black skin.  Faye O, Meledie N’Djong AP, Dadie S, et al. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2020;34(4):795–799. Epub 2019 Nov 7. Summary. Researchers sought to evaluate the performance of a version of the patient-oriented (PO)

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Meeting Highlights: Maui Derm 2021, January 25–29, 2021

Summaries of selected poster presentations from key dermatology conferences. Highlights from: Maui Derm 2021 (January 25–29, 2021) Day 1  Dermatology in Review Sheila Fallon-Friedlander, MD, kicked off Dermatology in Review, providing current information from research on COVID-19 and subsequent multisystem inflammatory syndrome and potential skin manifestations in adults and children. Next, Dr. Fallon-Friedlander shared updates

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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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