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Experts publish ‘comprehensive’ pediatric psoriasis guidelines

November 18, 2019
The new guidelines from the American Academy of Dermatology and the National Psoriasis Foundation are the first of its kind to focus on pediatric…
FDA News

FDA approves Abrilada, fifth Humira biosimilar

November 18, 2019
The FDA has approved Abrilada, a biosimilar to Humira, making it the fifth biosimilar to the reference drug and 25th biosimilar overall to gain…

Fruit consumption linked to psoriasis severity, other top dermatology headlines

November 18, 2019
Researchers from The Ohio State University College of Medicine found links between oral health and fruit consumption to psoriasis severity in the top…

Bimekizumab meets primary, secondary endpoints in phase 3 psoriasis study

November 15, 2019
UCB announced positive results from BE READY, the second of three phase 3 studies to report on bimekizumab this year. “Bimekizumab blocks both…
Meeting News

Any smoking exposure in patients with lupus affects cutaneous manifestations

November 15, 2019
Researchers suggested there is a dose relationship between smoking exposure and cutaneous manifestations in systemic lupus erythematosus, which…
Meeting News

Depression should be considered ‘critical’ comorbidity in PsA

November 14, 2019
Patients with psoriatic arthritis who also have depression were more likely to be on medications for PsA, had fewer swollen joints and lower disease…
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Reduce your 2019 tax bill before year's end

November 14, 2019
Many physicians have just filed their 2018 tax returns – if they filed on extension – but it is already time to take steps to reduce the…
FDA News

FDA warns Dollar Tree regarding ‘potentially unsafe’ drugs

November 14, 2019
The FDA has sent a warning letter to Greenbrier International, Inc., doing business as Dollar Tree, for receiving over-the-counter drugs made by…

Cancer worry linked to unemployment, other top news in skin cancer

November 14, 2019
Popular recent headlines in skin cancer include research from Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center identifying greater cancer worry among patients…
Meeting News

‘Stop and think’ each time you use social media professionally

November 14, 2019
ATLANTA — Because social media guidelines at the institution, practice setting and professional organizations are often vague or open to…
Meeting News

Phytonadione may be effective treatment for calciphylaxis in hemodialysis

November 13, 2019
WASHINGTON — Results presented at ASN Kidney Week suggested phytonadione may be a safe and effective way to treat calciphylaxis in patients on…
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‘Running medicine’ improves health

November 13, 2019
“Running medicine” events that combined several types of exercise and community-building events improved participants’ physical and…
In the Journals

Melanoma rates decline among US adolescents, young adults

November 13, 2019
Incidence of invasive melanoma decreased among adolescents and young adults in the United States between 2006 and 2015, according to results of a…
In the Journals

Fruit consumption, oral health linked to psoriasis severity

November 13, 2019
Oral health and hygiene and dietary practices may be associated with the development and severity of psoriasis, according to a study in Dermatology
Meeting News

Age at psoriasis onset reveals whether patients with PsA develop psoriasis or arthritis first

November 13, 2019
ATLANTA — Age at onset of psoriasis determines whether psoriasis or psoriatic arthritis starts first in patients with psoriatic arthritis…

South Beach Symposium: A shift toward patient-centered dermatology care

November 12, 2019
Dermatology is gearing up for the upcoming 18th Annual South Beach Symposium in Miami Beach, Florida, from Feb. 6 to 9, 2020. The annual conference…
In the Journals

Teledermatology requires fewer visits to detect skin cancer

November 12, 2019
In skin cancer diagnosis, teledermatology has a sensitivity greater than 90% and a specificity greater than 80% compared with direct referral from…
Meeting News

Maralixibat reduces pruritus, xanthoma in children with Alagille syndrome

November 12, 2019
BOSTON — Maralixibat demonstrated durable control of serum bactericidal antibody, pruritus, and xanthoma in children with Alagille syndrome…

PRP improves hair density in women, top five stories in dermatology

November 11, 2019
In the most popular Healio Dermatology story last week, mean hair density and hair caliber improved in a group of 30 women with androgenetic alopecia…
Meeting News

Guselkumab efficacious for joint, skin symptoms, physical function in PsA

November 11, 2019
ATLANTA — Guselkumab, administered either every 4 or 8 weeks, is efficacious for joint and skin symptoms, as well as physical function and…
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