The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

Providing dermatologists with peer-reviewed, evidence-based information on the latest treatment options, new techniques, and practice management issues

CURRENT ISSUE: VOL. 9, ISSUE 4, APRIL 2016

Status Report from the Scientific Panel on Antibiotic Use in Dermatology of the American Acne and Rosacea Society Part 2: Perspectives on Antibiotic Use and the Microbiome and Review of Microbiologic Effects of Selected Specific Therapeutic Agents Commonly Used by Dermatologists

aJames Q. Del Rosso, DO; bRichard L. Gallo, MD, PhD; cDiane Thiboutot, MD; dGuy F. Webster, MD; eTed Rosen, MD; fJames J. Leyden, MD; gClay Walker, PhD; hGeorge Zhanel, PhD; iLawrence Eichenfield, MD aDermatology Adjunct Faculty, Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California; cDepartment of Dermatology, […]

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Defining Field Cancerization of the Skin Using Noninvasive Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging to Detect and Monitor Actinic Keratosis in Ingenol Mebutate 0.015%-Treated Patients

a–cOrit Markowitz, MD; a–cMichelle Schwartz, BA; a–cEleanor Feldman, BA; a–cAmy Bieber, BS; a–cAmanda Bienenfeld, BA; a–cNaveen Nandanan, BA; a,bDaniel M. Siegel, MD aSUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York bNew York Harbor Healthcare System, Brooklyn, New York cMount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Markowitz is a principal investigator for Michelson Diagnostics […]

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Basal Cell Carcinoma A Comprehensive Review of Existing and Emerging Nonsurgical Therapies

Julien Lanoue, MD; Gary Goldenberg, MD Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Goldenberg is a speaker for Valeant, Leo, Genentech, and Novartis; a consultant for Valeant, LEO, Xoft, Genentech, and Novartis; and performs research for Valeant and LEO. Dr. Lanoue reports no relevant conflicts […]

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Use of Polypodium leucotomas Extract in Clinical Practice A Primer for the Clinician

James Q. Del Rosso, DO Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; Dermatology Private Practice, Lakes Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada; Research Director, Del Rosso Dermatology Research Center, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso serves as a consultant and speaker for Ferndale Laboratories. The authorship of this article was conceived of and completed […]

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The Incidence of Hypertrophic Scarring and Keloid Formation Following Laser Tattoo Removal with a Quality-switched Nd:YAG Laser

aWilliam Kirby, DO, FAOCD; bDylan B. Alston, DO; cAlan H. Chen, MD, FACS aLaserAway and Kirby Dermatology, Hermosa Beach, California bUniversity of North Texas, Heights Dermatology and Aesthetic Center, Houston, Texas cMidwestern University, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Downers Grove, Illinois Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. This study was not […]

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Silicone Granulomas, a Growing Problem?

aMichelle E. Park, MD; bAlexis T. Curreri, MD; bGina A. Taylor, MD; bKaty Burris, MD aAlbert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; bSUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflict of interest. Abstract The formation of granulomas is known to be a possible adverse effect of liquid silicone […]

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PAST ARTICLES

Tolerability of Ingenol Mebutate Gel, 0.05%, for Treating Patients with Actinic Keratosis on the Scalp in a Community Dermatology Practice

Miriam S. Bettencourt, MD Advanced Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, Henderson, Nevada; Assistant Clinical Professor of Dermatology, University of Nevada, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Bettencourt reports no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Objective: To describe the safety, tolerability, and efficacy of treatment of actinic keratosis on the scalp with two consecutive, once-daily applications of ingenol […]

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Efficacy and Tolerability of a Combined 445nm and 630nm Over-the-counter Light Therapy Mask with and without Topical Salicylic Acid versus Topical Benzoyl Peroxide for the Treatment of Mild-to-moderate Acne Vulgaris

a,bMark S. Nestor, MD, PhD; aNicole Swenson, DO; aAngela Macri, DO; aMitchell Manway, DO; aPaige Paparone, DO aCenter for Clinical and Cosmetic Research and Center for Cosmetic Enhancement, Aventura, Florida; bDepartment of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami Miller School of Medicine, Miami, Florida Disclosure: Dr. Nestor is a consultant to La Lumiere LLC, […]

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Correlation Between the Evaluation of Pigmented Lesions by a Multi-spectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis Device and the Clinical and Histological Features of Melanoma

aRichard R. Winkelmann, DO; bDarrell S. Rigel, MD, MS; cLaura Ferris, MD, PhD; dArthur Sober, MD; eNatalie Tucker, BS; fClay J. Cockerell, MD aRigel Dermatology, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, New York University, New York, New York; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; dHarvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; eMELA Sciences Inc., […]

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Experimental Evidence in Hair Restoration Procedures Plucked Hair Survival and Growth Rate

Edoardo Raposio, PhD; Giorgia Caruana, MD Department of Surgical Sciences, Plastic Surgery Unit, University of Parma, and Cutaneous, Mini-invasive, Regenerative and Plastic Surgery Unit, Parma University Hospital, Parma, Italy Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Background: Limitations of hair restoration procedures are the amount of hairs available and the invasiveness of […]

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Activity of Dapsone versus Community and Hospital Pathogens from the Canward Study

aGeorge G. Zhanel, PhD; bJames Q. Del Rosso, DO aProfessor, Department of Medical Microbiology and Infectious Diseases, College of Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Manitoba; Director of Canadian Antimicrobial Resistance Alliance, Manitoba, Canada; bAdjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University College of Osteopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Zhanel received research grant support from […]

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Benzocaine/Lidocaine/Tetracaine Cream Report of Corneal Damage and Review

Metavee Boonsiri, MD; Katherine C. Marks, MD; Chérie M. Ditre, MD Cosmetic Enhancement Center, Penn Medicine in Radnor, University of Pennsylvania, Radnor, Pennsylvania Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest.    Abstract Practitioners are increasingly using topical anesthetics in the field of dermatology. Application of topical anesthetics prior to performing dermatologic procedures has […]

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Status Report from the Scientific Panel on Antibiotic Use in Dermatology of the American Acne and Rosacea Society Part 2: Perspectives on Antibiotic Use and the Microbiome and Review of Microbiologic Effects of Selected Specific Therapeutic Agents Commonly Used by Dermatologists

| May 1, 2016

aJames Q. Del Rosso, DO; bRichard L. Gallo, MD, PhD; cDiane Thiboutot, MD; dGuy F. Webster, MD; eTed Rosen, MD; fJames J. Leyden, MD; gClay Walker, PhD; hGeorge Zhanel, PhD; iLawrence Eichenfield, MD aDermatology Adjunct Faculty, Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; bDepartment of Dermatology, University of California San Diego, San Diego, California; cDepartment of Dermatology, […]

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Defining Field Cancerization of the Skin Using Noninvasive Optical Coherence Tomography Imaging to Detect and Monitor Actinic Keratosis in Ingenol Mebutate 0.015%-Treated Patients

| May 1, 2016

a–cOrit Markowitz, MD; a–cMichelle Schwartz, BA; a–cEleanor Feldman, BA; a–cAmy Bieber, BS; a–cAmanda Bienenfeld, BA; a–cNaveen Nandanan, BA; a,bDaniel M. Siegel, MD aSUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York bNew York Harbor Healthcare System, Brooklyn, New York cMount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Markowitz is a principal investigator for Michelson Diagnostics […]

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Basal Cell Carcinoma A Comprehensive Review of Existing and Emerging Nonsurgical Therapies

| May 1, 2016

Julien Lanoue, MD; Gary Goldenberg, MD Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai Hospital, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Goldenberg is a speaker for Valeant, Leo, Genentech, and Novartis; a consultant for Valeant, LEO, Xoft, Genentech, and Novartis; and performs research for Valeant and LEO. Dr. Lanoue reports no relevant conflicts […]

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Use of Polypodium leucotomas Extract in Clinical Practice A Primer for the Clinician

| May 1, 2016

James Q. Del Rosso, DO Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University Nevada, Henderson, Nevada; Dermatology Private Practice, Lakes Dermatology, Las Vegas, Nevada; Research Director, Del Rosso Dermatology Research Center, Las Vegas, Nevada Disclosure: Dr. Del Rosso serves as a consultant and speaker for Ferndale Laboratories. The authorship of this article was conceived of and completed […]

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The Incidence of Hypertrophic Scarring and Keloid Formation Following Laser Tattoo Removal with a Quality-switched Nd:YAG Laser

| May 1, 2016

aWilliam Kirby, DO, FAOCD; bDylan B. Alston, DO; cAlan H. Chen, MD, FACS aLaserAway and Kirby Dermatology, Hermosa Beach, California bUniversity of North Texas, Heights Dermatology and Aesthetic Center, Houston, Texas cMidwestern University, Department of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Downers Grove, Illinois Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. This study was not […]

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Silicone Granulomas, a Growing Problem?

| May 1, 2016

aMichelle E. Park, MD; bAlexis T. Curreri, MD; bGina A. Taylor, MD; bKaty Burris, MD aAlbert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York; bSUNY Downstate Medical Center, Brooklyn, New York Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflict of interest. Abstract The formation of granulomas is known to be a possible adverse effect of liquid silicone […]

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