Meeting News

Barriers to teledermatology’s growth slowly breaking down

January 26, 2020
MAUI, HAWAII — Some of the long-standing obstacles that hinder dermatologists’ ability to practice telemedicine are finally breaking…
Meeting News

Levels of ‘safe’ visible light may need modification

January 26, 2020
MAUI, HAWAII — The long-standing notion that visible light — such as lasers and fluorescent lamps, according to a 2015 report — of…
Meeting News

Up to 50% of SPF labels inaccurate, but that may soon change

January 26, 2020
MAUI, HAWAII — Products that utilize SPF labels have an uneven track record for accuracy, a speaker at Maui Derm for Dermatologists 2020 told…
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

Maui Derm: 2020 will be ‘age of new acne drugs’

January 25, 2020
MAUI, HAWAII — Experts here at Maui Derm for Dermatologists 2020 discussed significant advances in acne therapies for patients aged 9 years and…
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

Significant association found between maternal depression, childhood atopic dermatitis

January 24, 2020
There is a significant association between postpartum depression and maternal depression and higher odds of childhood atopic dermatitis, according to…
Feature

Trump’s claim to have ‘saved’ preexisting conditions clashes with record

January 24, 2020
Earlier this month, health care policy suddenly managed to steal some headlines away from impeachment and the ongoing horserace of the 2020…
What's Your Diagnosis?

16-month-old female is admitted to PICU with concerns for sepsis

Infectious Diseases in Children, January 2020
James H. Brien, DO
A 16-month-old female is admitted to the PICU with fever and concerns for sepsis. A few weeks earlier, she had the onset of a generalized…
Meeting News

Maui Derm 2020 aims to send dermatologists home with ‘clinical pearls’

January 23, 2020
Some 500 dermatologists will gather in Maui at the end of January for the sixth annual Maui Derm for Dermatologists meeting. If all goes as planned…
Guest Editorial

Refresh your practice

January 23, 2020
In this guest editorial, Wayne B. Jonas, MD, the executive director of Samueli
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

Swab technique as effective as scrape method for diagnosing pediatric tinea capitis

January 21, 2020
Efficacy of the cotton swab-culture method for diagnosing tinea capitis in pediatric patients is indistinguishable to the scrape-culture method…
Feature

Five ways to maximize EHR use

January 20, 2020
Electronic health records promised to save time but instead, findings show that primary care physicians spend almost 6 hours a day on them. …
In the Journals

Latent TB infection screening in patients with HS may be unnecessary

January 20, 2020
Latent tuberculosis infection screening in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa who are treated with TNF alpha inhibitors may be unnecessary…
In the Journals

Diversity representation needed in academic dermatology

January 17, 2020
U.S. dermatology departments have a low proportion of underrepresented in medicine faculty, according to a study conducted by researchers at the…
Feature

Five ways climate change impacts health — and how clinicians can mitigate its effect

January 16, 2020
Although the link between climate change and health is “becoming increasingly clear,” the medical community is generally unaware of how…
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…
Residency to Retirement Resource Center

Where does your financial advisor’s duty lie?

January 16, 2020
In the first article of this three-part series on investing we discussed the potential pitfalls of going it alone; current evidence suggests that…
Healio Jobs