American Academy of Dermatology Summer Meeting

Healio brings you the highlights from the American Academy of Dermatology summer meeting. Refer back to this page often for the latest news from AAD, perspectives and interviews with leading researchers and clinicians, and to review archives of past meetings.
Meeting News Coverage

Few studies address psychosocial impact of facial cosmetic procedures

August 8, 2013
Despite a dramatic increase in the number of nonsurgical cosmetic procedures, there are limited studies investigating the impact of botulinum toxin…
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Pre-adolescent acne requires different treatment regimens

August 6, 2013
Puberty at an earlier age might be the reason a growing number of pre-adolescents experience acne, and treatment strategies for this age group depend…
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Cellphones might cause allergic contact dermatitis

August 5, 2013
Certain mobile phones might contain nickel or chromium that could cause facial allergic contact dermatitis in patients, according to a presentation…
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Minimally invasive ablation techniques used to treat varicose veins

August 5, 2013
Two minimally invasive techniques to treat patients with varicose veins have become alternatives to traditional surgery, according to information…
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AAD presentation urges early treatment for nonmelanoma skin cancer

August 2, 2013
Patients are not taking nonmelanoma skin cancer diagnoses as seriously as they should, while common misconceptions exist that those types of cancer…
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