Popular topics this week: Sunscreen ingredients, antibiotic acne gel

May 17, 2019
The most popular Healio Dermatology stories of the past week cover topics across the board: a toxicology study on sunscreen ingredients, clinical…

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Risk factors differ for lymphatic, hematogenous metastasis

May 16, 2019
As the risk factors associated with lymphatic and hematogenous metastasis differ, follow-up and treatment strategies may need to be adapted…

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Misconceptions about indoor tanning use prevalent among men who have sex with men

May 16, 2019
Men who have sex with men in San Francisco who use indoor tanning had misconceptions about skin cancer risks and the utility of base tans, according…

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New digital technologies may increase skin self-examination for melanoma

May 15, 2019
Participants were often not confident in their skin self-examination ability but value expert opinion from clinicians and are open to using…

Popular topics this month: Hidradenitis suppurativa, atopic dermatitis

May 14, 2019
Recent articles on hidradenitis suppurativa and atopic dermatitis have garnered the most pageviews so far this month at Healio Dermatology. In the…

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More data needed on plasma concentrations of sunscreen ingredients

May 14, 2019
When sunscreens were used under maximal use conditions, plasma concentrations exceeded the threshold established by the FDA for waiving some…

Five top stories in cutaneous oncology research

May 10, 2019
In conjunction with this year’s Skin Cancer Awareness Month, HemOnc Today presented seven important updates in melanoma/skin cancer prevention…

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Tumor thickness, location of primary melanoma affects recurrence rates

May 9, 2019
Researchers suggest that approximately 13% of patients with a high-risk primary melanoma may develop recurrence within 2 years, and informed clinical…

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More evidence needed from dermatologic surgical registries to define best practices

May 6, 2019
Better performance measures will improve the quality of care for dermatologic surgery patients, according to researchers in Dermatologic Surgery.

Seven important updates for Skin Cancer Awareness Month

May 3, 2019
Skin Cancer Awareness Month, observed every May, is intended to educate the public about the dangers of UV radiation and encourage sun-safe habits…

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Time to recurrence of metastatic melanoma not associated with survival rates

May 2, 2019
In patients with metastatic melanoma, the timing of advanced disease was not associated with the timing of first distant recurrence, according to a…

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Opioid prescribing after micrographic surgery decreases at University of Utah

April 29, 2019
Opioid prescribing patterns after micrographic surgery by surgeons at University of Utah have decreased since 2010, according to a retrospective…

Top stories on cutaneous oncology in April

April 26, 2019
Dermatologists may be the most prepared physicians to help with melanoma, according to a recent study from the University of Minnesota that trended…

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Immunosuppression independent risk factor for poor outcomes when adjusted for tumor stage

April 25, 2019
Immunosuppression was associated with a threefold to fourfold increase for disease-related poor outcomes, including local recurrence, nodal…

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PDGFRB gain-of-function mutations most prominent in pediatric myofibroma

April 24, 2019
In myofibroma and myofibromatosis, researchers found that gain-of-function mutations of PDGFRB only affect children, according to a retrospective…

Top three recent dermatology stories

April 22, 2019
Research exploring the risk for ear infections and strep throat in patients with atopic dermatitis garnered the most pageviews last week. In another…

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Dermatologists may be most prepared to help patients with melanoma

April 18, 2019
Individuals with early-stage melanoma require information, resources and emotional/mental health-focused care, all which dermatologists may be best…

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Differences in BCC subtype reporting suggest gap in delivery of care

April 17, 2019
A lack of histologic subtyping in basal cell carcinoma may put patients at risk for inadequate or inappropriate therapy, according to researchers who…

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Age a key factor when considering melanoma treatment

April 16, 2019
As people age, the pattern, timing and extent of distant metastasis change and should be considered when treating melanoma. “It has become…

Dermatologist shares tips to tackle climate change

April 15, 2019
Climate change is a solvable problem, and physicians have a critical role to play in depoliticizing the issue and encouraging solutions, Sarah

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