The Journal of Clinical and Aesthetic Dermatology

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CURRENT ISSUE: VOL. 9, ISSUE 7, JULY 2016

Molecular Insights into Fully Human and Humanized Monoclonal Antibodies What are the Differences and Should Dermatologists Care?

Lotus Mallbris, MD, PhD; Julian Davies, PhD; Andrew Glasebrook, PhD; Ying Tang, PhD; Wolfgang Glaesner, PhD; Brian J. Nickoloff, MD, PhD Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana Disclosure: The authors are employees and stockholders of Eli Lilly and Company. This commentary was supported by Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana. Abstract In recent years, a […]

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An Investigator-initiated Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Ingenol Mebutate 0.05% Gel When Used After Cryosurgery in the Treatment of Hypertrophic Actinic Keratosis on Dorsal Hands

Peter W. Hashim, MD, MHS; John K. Nia, MD; Skylar Singer; Gary Goldenberg, MD The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Goldenberg is an investigator, consultant, and speaker for Leo®. Leo® Pharma Inc. provided the study drug and funding for this investigator-initiated study.  Abstract Objectives: […]

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Adapalene-benzoyl Peroxide Gel is Efficacious and Safe in Adult Female Acne, with a Profile Comparable to that Seen in Teen-aged Females

aLinda Stein Gold, MD; bHilary Baldwin, MD; cMaria Jose Rueda, MD; dNabil Kerrouche, MS; eBrigitte Dréno, MD, PhD aHenry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan; bAcne Treatment and Research Center, Morristown, New Jersey; cGalderma Laboratories, Fort Worth, Texas; dGalderma Research & Development, Sophia Antipolis, France; eNantes University, Nantes, France Disclosure: Financial support for data analysis and writing […]

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Improving Treatment of Erythematotelangiectatic Rosacea with Laser and/or Topical Therapy Through Enhanced Discrimination of its Clinical Features

aGiuseppe Micali, MD; bPeter Arne Gerber, MD; aFrancesco Lacarrubba, MD; cGregor Schäfer, MD aDermatology Clinic, University of Catania, Italy; bDepartment of Dermatology, Medical Faculty, University of Düsseldorf, Germany; cGalderma International, Paris, France Disclosure: Prof. Micali has been a member of advisory board panels for Abbvie, Bayer, Eli Lilly, Galderma, Meda, Mundipharma, and Pfizer; and received […]

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A Comprehensive Critique and Review of Published Measures of Acne Severity

aTamara Agnew, BA (Hons), PhD Candidate; bGareth Furber, BPsych (Hons), PhD (Clinical Psychology); aMatthew Leach, RN, BN(Hons), ND, DipClinNutr, PhD; bLeonie Segal, B. Econ, M. Econ PhD aSchool of Nursing & Midwifery, University of South Australia, SAHMRI, Adelaide, South Australia; bHealth Economics & Social Policy Group, Centre for Population Health Research, University of South Australia, […]

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Enhancement of International Dermatologists’ Pigmented Skin Lesion Biopsy Decisions Following Dermoscopy with Subsequent Integration of Multispectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis

aRichard R. Winkelmann, DO; bAaron S. Farberg, MD; cNatalie Tucker, BS; dRichard White, MS; eDarrell S. Rigel, MD, MS aDepartment of Dermatology, OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio; bClinical Research Fellow, National Society of Cutaneous Medicine, New York, New York; cSTRATA Skin Sciences, Inc, Horsham, Pennsylvania; dIris Interactive System, Cody, Wyoming; eClinical Professor of Dermatology, New York University […]

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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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Molecular Insights into Fully Human and Humanized Monoclonal Antibodies What are the Differences and Should Dermatologists Care?

| July 1, 2016

Lotus Mallbris, MD, PhD; Julian Davies, PhD; Andrew Glasebrook, PhD; Ying Tang, PhD; Wolfgang Glaesner, PhD; Brian J. Nickoloff, MD, PhD Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana Disclosure: The authors are employees and stockholders of Eli Lilly and Company. This commentary was supported by Eli Lilly and Company, Indianapolis, Indiana. Abstract In recent years, a […]

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An Investigator-initiated Study to Assess the Safety and Efficacy of Ingenol Mebutate 0.05% Gel When Used After Cryosurgery in the Treatment of Hypertrophic Actinic Keratosis on Dorsal Hands

| July 1, 2016

Peter W. Hashim, MD, MHS; John K. Nia, MD; Skylar Singer; Gary Goldenberg, MD The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York Disclosure: Dr. Goldenberg is an investigator, consultant, and speaker for Leo®. Leo® Pharma Inc. provided the study drug and funding for this investigator-initiated study.  Abstract Objectives: […]

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Adapalene-benzoyl Peroxide Gel is Efficacious and Safe in Adult Female Acne, with a Profile Comparable to that Seen in Teen-aged Females

| July 1, 2016

aLinda Stein Gold, MD; bHilary Baldwin, MD; cMaria Jose Rueda, MD; dNabil Kerrouche, MS; eBrigitte Dréno, MD, PhD aHenry Ford Hospital, Detroit, Michigan; bAcne Treatment and Research Center, Morristown, New Jersey; cGalderma Laboratories, Fort Worth, Texas; dGalderma Research & Development, Sophia Antipolis, France; eNantes University, Nantes, France Disclosure: Financial support for data analysis and writing […]

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Improving Treatment of Erythematotelangiectatic Rosacea with Laser and/or Topical Therapy Through Enhanced Discrimination of its Clinical Features

| July 1, 2016

aGiuseppe Micali, MD; bPeter Arne Gerber, MD; aFrancesco Lacarrubba, MD; cGregor Schäfer, MD aDermatology Clinic, University of Catania, Italy; bDepartment of Dermatology, Medical Faculty, University of Düsseldorf, Germany; cGalderma International, Paris, France Disclosure: Prof. Micali has been a member of advisory board panels for Abbvie, Bayer, Eli Lilly, Galderma, Meda, Mundipharma, and Pfizer; and received […]

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A Comprehensive Critique and Review of Published Measures of Acne Severity

| July 1, 2016

aTamara Agnew, BA (Hons), PhD Candidate; bGareth Furber, BPsych (Hons), PhD (Clinical Psychology); aMatthew Leach, RN, BN(Hons), ND, DipClinNutr, PhD; bLeonie Segal, B. Econ, M. Econ PhD aSchool of Nursing & Midwifery, University of South Australia, SAHMRI, Adelaide, South Australia; bHealth Economics & Social Policy Group, Centre for Population Health Research, University of South Australia, […]

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Enhancement of International Dermatologists’ Pigmented Skin Lesion Biopsy Decisions Following Dermoscopy with Subsequent Integration of Multispectral Digital Skin Lesion Analysis

| July 1, 2016

aRichard R. Winkelmann, DO; bAaron S. Farberg, MD; cNatalie Tucker, BS; dRichard White, MS; eDarrell S. Rigel, MD, MS aDepartment of Dermatology, OhioHealth, Columbus, Ohio; bClinical Research Fellow, National Society of Cutaneous Medicine, New York, New York; cSTRATA Skin Sciences, Inc, Horsham, Pennsylvania; dIris Interactive System, Cody, Wyoming; eClinical Professor of Dermatology, New York University […]

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