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Atopic Dermatitis and the Stratum Corneum

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Atopic Dermatitis and the Stratum Corneum: The Immune System in Atopic Dermatitis Section Editors: Whitney High, MD; James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Jacquelyn Levin, DO This month: Atopic Dermatitis and the Strantum Corneum Part 3: The Immune System in Atopic Dermatitis by Jacquelyn Levin, DO; Sheila Fallon Friedlander, MD; James Q. Del Rosso, DO Dr. […]

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The Eraser Challenge Among School-age Children

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Cynthia M.C. Deklotz, MD; Andrew C. Krakowski, MD Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Skin-related, self-destructive behaviors are being increasingly reported among school-age children. Often disguised as innocuous “challenges,” these disturbing actions may have the potential for serious and permanent sequelae. Interest and subsequent participation in these behaviors may also be […]

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Myiasis: A Traveler’s Dilemma

| December 10, 2013 | 0 Comments

Jere Mammino, DO, Advanced Dermatology, Orlando, Florida; Karan Lal, BS, New York College of Osteopathic Medicine, PO Box 8000 Northern Blvd, Old Westbury, NY Disclosure: The authors report no relevant conflicts of interest. Abstract Myiasis is a tropical infection most often caused by Dermatotobia hominis, also known as the botfly. It is rarely seen in the […]

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Topical Corticosteroid Application and the Structural and Functional Integrity of the Epidermal Barrier

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Skin Structure and function: Translation of Research to Patient Care Section Editors: Whitney High, MD; James Q. Del Rosso, DO; Jacquelyn Levin, DO by James Q. Del Rosso, DO, FAOCD; Kimberly Cash, RN, MSN Dr. Del Rosso is Adjunct Clinical Professor (Dermatology), Touro University College of Oseopathic Medicine, Henderson, Nevada, and is with the Las […]

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Infrared Camera Evaluation of the Cooling Effect of Triamcinolone Acetonide Aerosol

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Rita V. Linkner, MD; Andrew Sohn, BA; Kristina Goldenberg, MD; Mark Lebwohl, MD Mount Sinai School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, New York, New York Disclosure: Drs. Linkner, Sohn, and Goldenberg report no relevant conflicts of interest. Dr. Lebwohl is an investigator and consultant for Ranbaxy Laboratories, Ltd. Funding for this study was provided by […]

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Open-Label Treatment of Moderate or Marked Melasma with a 4% Hydroquinone Skin Care System Plus 0.05% Tretinoin Cream

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

Michael Gold, MD; Marta Rendon, MD, FAAD; Barry DiBernardo, MD; Suzanne Bruce, MD; Chere Lucas-Anthony, MD, FAAD; JoAnne Watson, DPM Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, Tennessee; The Rendon Center for Dermatology & Aesthetic Medicine and Skin Care Research, Inc., Boca Raton, Florida; New Jersey Plastic Surgery, Montclair, New Jersey, and Clinical Associate Professor, Department of […]

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Halometasone 0.05% Cream in Eczematous Dermatoses

| November 22, 2013 | 0 Comments

by The Execare Working Group Disclosure: The 15 investigators who conducted the study report no relevant conflicts of interest. Contributors to the article, Drs. Latha, Shantala, and Dhawan, and Mr. Krishnanand and Mr. Thangasaravanan are currently employees of Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd., India. Dr. Binny Krishnankutty is a former employee of Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories Ltd. […]

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