AAPA and SDPA respond to a recent article published in JAMA Dermatology.
POEM scores didn't meet minimal clinically important difference after adjustment for confounders
Significantly increased risk of malignant melanoma in males, but not females, on once-daily aspirin
Compared with dermatologists, physician assistants perform more skin biopsies but detect fewer melanomas.
Intake may lead to aggravation of symptoms in patients with atopic dermatitis, birch pollen allergy
A 44-year-old woman presents to her local emergency department after 5 days of persistent fever, productive cough, and worsening dyspnea on exertion.
Pembrolizumab linked to significantly longer recurrence-free survival at 15-month follow-up
The USPSTF has updated both the 2012 recommendation on behavioral counseling for the primary prevention of skin cancer and the 2009 recommendation on screening for skin cancer with skin self-examination.
Researchers assessed whether the administration of dupilumab improves signs and symptoms of atopic dermatitis in patients with or without comorbid asthma.
When testing for sensitivity to histamine, larger swelling sizes were recorded for infants with eczema and atopic dermatitis compared with infants without those conditions.
A 33-year-old man presents to the emergency department for 6 small spots on his chest, arms, and legs that gradually grew in diameter after using a topical cream and cephalexin.
Guidelines were provided for basal cell carcinoma and cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma.
Patients with atopic dermatitis may have a greater risk of developing squamous cell carcinoma.
Dermatologists across Europe tend to underestimate mood disorders in their patients.
Taking minoxidil and spironolactone once a day proves to be safe and effective against female PHL.
Medication-related adverse events occur more frequently with methotrexate in children with moderate to severe psoriasis.
Physicians rate a high proportion of patients with atopic dermatitis as having inadequate disease control.
Oxybenzone, found in sunscreens and other products, has harmful dermatological and environmental effects.
Body mass index is linked to malignant melanoma in men.
Methotrexate treatment is associated with a significant improvement in symptoms of moderate to severe atopic dermatitis compared with cyclosporine treatment.
American Joint Commtitee on Cancer melamona staging system revised.
Patients with psoriasis whose disease affects >10% of their body surface area (BSA) are at an increased risk for death compared with the general population.
Discrepancies were observed in disclosure forms of industry payments received by authors of dermatology clinical practice guidelines.
The cause of dermographic urticaria is unknown, but appears to be related to a mast cell abnormality and is probably autoimmune in nature.
Sleep complaints among individuals with psoriasis warrant greater clinical attention, as they have a greater chance for developing obstructive sleep apnea.
Patients with psoriasis have a greater risk of mortality due to alcohol-related causes, including alcoholic liver disease, fibrosis and cirrhosis of the liver, and mental and behavioral disorders.
This study shows that more than 50% of patients can expect a 90% or greater improvement in scalp psoriasis within 12 weeks.
Oral isotretinoin showed the best response in cases of facial warts
Researchers observed a positive correlation between the amount and duration of smoking and the occurrence of psoriasis.
Noninvasive test effective for monitoring hepatic fibrosis in psoriasis patients taking methotrexateSeptember 01, 2017
NASH FibroSure is useful to monitor for risk of worsening fibrosis during MTX therapy.