Hair transplant, regenerative medicine studies top dermatology, aesthetics reads for week

September 5, 2016
Study results related to hair transplants, including that men with hair transplants were perceived as younger and more attractive, were among the…

Surgical gloves, psoriasis studies top dermatology reads for August

August 31, 2016
Study results finding that there were no major differences in the rates of postoperative surgical site infection in outpatient cutaneous surgical…

Face transplant update, pyoderma gangrenosum research top dermatology reads for week

August 29, 2016
An update on Patrick Hardison, who received the most extensive face transplant ever performed 1 year ago, was among the most-read articles of the…

Surgical infection rates with glove use study tops dermatology reads for week

August 22, 2016
Study findings that there were no major differences in the rates of postoperative surgical site infection in outpatient cutaneous surgical procedures…

In the Journals

Mohs micrographic surgery may be useful in treating Merkel cell carcinoma

August 16, 2016
Mohs micrographic surgery may be a useful treatment for Merkel cell carcinoma, according to recently published study results. “Merkel cell…

Autologous fat grafting, Xeljanz studies top dermatology reads for week

August 15, 2016
A literature review finding that autologous fat grafting achieved cosmetic breast augmentation with satisfactory levels of volume retention in some…

In the Journals

Locally advanced BCC rare in general BCC population

August 10, 2016
Locally advanced basal cell carcinoma was rare in patients with basal cell carcinoma, according to recently published study results. Researchers used…

In the Journals

Endovenous laser combined with other procedures effective treatment of chronic venous ulcers

August 9, 2016
Endovenous laser ablation using a 1,320-nm laser along with foam sclerotherapy and phlebectomy as appropriate was effective at treating chronic…

Melanoma, psoriasis research top dermatology reads for week

August 1, 2016
Study findings that incidence of melanoma in situ increased at a faster rate than invasive melanoma was among the most-read articles of the past week…

Kybella, Botox studies top dermatology reads for week

July 25, 2016
Study results finding that Kybella demonstrated efficacy in treating submental fat, and may be an alternative to surgical treatment, was among the…

Sleep wrinkles study, FDA action tops dermatology reads for week

July 18, 2016
Research finding that facial compression during sleep results in wrinkles, and possibly contributes to skin expansion, was among the most-read…

DermTech expands board of directors

July 14, 2016
DermTech, a commercial stage molecular dermatology company developing non-invasive genes expression tests for clinical diagnosis in skin cancer and…

In the Journals

Invasive SCC with cutaneous horns present in older patients

June 29, 2016
Patients with invasive squamous cell carcinoma and horn presentation tended to be older than patients with the skin cancer without horns, and the…

AAD survey finds men lag behind women in skin cancer knowledge

April 29, 2016
Men are less knowledgeable than women when it comes to skin cancer awareness, according to survey results released by the American Academy of…

In the Journals

Rapid lump examination shows promise in speeding up Mohs micrographic surgery

April 26, 2016
Rapid lump examination enabled fast detection of residual basal cell carcinoma during Mohs micrographic surgery, according to published study…

In the Journals

Actinic keratosis improves with aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy

April 6, 2016
Short incubation blue light aminolevulinic acid photodynamic therapy improved clearance of actinic keratosis compared with vehicle photodynamic…

In the Journals

One in six older adults at risk for major drug interaction

April 4, 2016
Older adults' use of prescription medications and dietary supplements, and their concurrent use of interacting medications, has increased, according…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Ethnic considerations in features of facial aging

March 17, 2016
WASHINGTON — In a video perspective from the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Andrew F. Alexis, MD, MPH, discusses ethnic…

Meeting News CoverageVideo

VIDEO: Genomic expression in the aging skin of women

March 5, 2016
WASHINGTON – In a video perspective from the American Academy of Dermatology Annual Meeting, Alexa Boer Kimball, MD, MPH, FAAD, discusses…

In the Journals

Wave flap reliably repairs defects of mid-alar groove

February 11, 2016
The wave flap surgical technique produced a reliable, single-stage repair for defects in the horizontally oriented middle third of the alar groove…

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