In the Journals

More data needed for anxiety reduction in Mohs micrographic surgery

April 2, 2020
Personalized music may be a viable option for reducing perioperative anxiety in patients undergoing Mohs micrographic surgery, but more data are…

In the Journals

Melanoma incidence in men, women differs by age, anatomic site

March 31, 2020
Melanoma incidence rates differ between men and women by age and anatomic site in predominantly fair-skinned populations, according to a…

In the Journals

Patients may be receptive to skin cancer screening via artificial intelligence

March 25, 2020
Three-quarters of patients would recommend artificial intelligence as a component of clinical decision-making for skin cancer, according to a survey…

In the Journals

Sharp declines in melanoma mortality 'unprecedented in cancer medicine'

March 19, 2020
The introduction and approval of new treatments for metastatic melanoma has led to significant declines in population-level mortality over the past…

SGX301 induces response in cutaneous T-cell lymphoma

March 19, 2020
A phase 3 trial designed to evaluate SGX301 for treatment of cutaneous T-cell lymphoma met its primary endpoint, according to the agent’s…

In the Journals

Anti-PD-1 therapy induces durable long-term responses in advanced melanoma

March 19, 2020
About three-quarters of patients with advanced melanoma who achieved complete responses to single-agent anti-PD-1 therapy remained in remission at 3…

In the Journals

Specific features associated with uncommon variants of cutaneous melanoma

March 17, 2020
Uncommon variants of cutaneous melanoma do not have the classic clinical appearance and dermoscopic criteria for diagnosis, according to a systematic…

FDA News

FDA accepts NDA for actinic keratosis ointment

March 10, 2020
Almirall announced the FDA accepted a new drug application for tirbanibulin to treat actinic keratosis, according to a press release. The NDA filing…

FDA News

FDA grants fast track designation to tipifarnib for T-cell lymphomas

March 3, 2020
The FDA granted fast track designation to tipifarnib for treatment of adults with one of several types of T-cell lymphoma, according to the…

In the Journals

Lifetime prevalence of skin cancer higher in gay, bisexual men

February 21, 2020
Self-reported lifetime prevalence of skin cancer was higher in gay and bisexual men compared with heterosexual men, according to a cross-sectional…

In the Journals

Algorithm-based apps show poor performance in detecting skin cancer

February 17, 2020
Smartphone applications that use algorithms to assess the risk for skin cancer appear to have poor and variable performance, according to a…

Meeting News

Expert advises continued sunscreen use with ‘total photoprotection package’

January 25, 2020
MAUI, HAWAII — New developments in photoprotection should prompt dermatologists to remind patients that photoprotection involves more than just…

Meeting News

Experts discuss top derm news: Sunscreen, melanoma treatments and more

January 25, 2020
MAUI, HAWAII — The FDA decision to study sunscreen ingredients and societies teaming up to develop a guideline for pediatric psoriasis were…

In the Journals

Educational videos improve dermatology residents’ understanding of Mohs surgery

January 22, 2020
Educational video modules helped improve dermatology residents’ understanding of Mohs micrographic surgery, according to a research letter…

In the JournalsPerspective

FDA: Some sunscreen ingredients exceed safety threshold, but still OK to use

January 21, 2020
Six active ingredients in four different commercially-available sunscreen formulations applied by healthy study participants were systemically…

In the Journals

Survey determines core outcome sets for actinic keratosis trials

January 16, 2020
The Delphi consensus determined that six core outcomes should be reported in regard to actinic keratosis trials, according to a survey study and…

$1 million grants fund research into melanoma metastasis

January 4, 2020
American Cancer Society and Melanoma Research Alliance provided two $1 million grants that will fund research focused on metastasis of melanoma and…

Healio highlights top dermatology news of the year, decade

December 27, 2019
As 2019 draws to a close, Healio reflects on the top news in dermatology from not only the past year, but the past 10 years, as we welcome a new…

In the Journals

31-GEP test shows clinical utility in cutaneous melanoma

December 18, 2019
An independent review of currently available literature showed that the 31-gene expression profile test in cutaneous melanoma may be supported by…

Society helps increase awareness, research in skin of color

December 12, 2019
Aa result of advocacy by the Skin of Color Society, more dermatologic professionals are committed to work that strives to improve the societal…

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