A 67-year-old man visited his dermatologist complaining of a rash that had developed over the past two weeks that caused intense pruritus. The small scaly papules were in a follicular configuration on his back. His wife told him the...
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Based on the Myers-Briggs Type Indicator (MBTI), one expert explains how each of eight mental processes may impact interactions with patients and staff. By understanding our default processes, we can begin to identify blind-spots in...
Precision medicine appears to be the future of healthcare and the use of big data is proving to be invaluable in achieving this goal. The vast amounts of molecular and other valuable data currently being collected at huge databases...
Immunosuppressed patients have a greater risk for developing high-risk non-melanoma skin cancer, which can typically be more aggressive in this patient population. As such, a multidisciplinary approach is required when contemplating...
Dermatology Times invites you to share the one resolution that you hope to stick with in 2016. We’ll share collected, anonymous responses in an upcoming post
Epidermolysis bullosa (EB) is often described as ‘the worst disease you’ve never heard of,’ and the young sufferer of this condition are referred to as ‘butterfly children’ because their skin is said to be fragile as the wings of...
Even the most brilliant physicians often lack the capacity to see inside their own heads or view themselves as others see them. They may neglect or fail to notice the obvious: Burnout, violation of boundaries, depression, anger,...

CLINICAL
Future technology could make ...

A novel cell-based strategy tested in mice can detect the onset of psoriasis flares by measuring disease biomarkers and ...

Latest FDA dermatology drug approvals
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Age at onset influences psoriatic ...

AESTHETIC
Price wars: It’s time to say ‘no’

Of course price matters to patients, but experts say it’s time for cosmetic surgeons to influence a change in perception ...

11 Ways to withstand cosmetic ...
The evolving practice: Successful ...
Never say these 5 things to your ...

Oncology
Mole count may not predict melanoma risk

Melanoma patients with fewer than 50 nevi may develop more aggressive melanomas than those with greater than 50 nevi, ...

Clarifying ingenol labeling changes
Advanced melanoma Tx options ...
Melanoma risk significant among ...

Advances
Latest FDA dermatology drug approvals

Promius Pharma, the U.S. subsidiary of Hyderabad, India-based Dr. Reddy’s Laboratories, announced FDA news on two of the ...

Future technology could make ...
Study negates lifestyle factor link ...
Age at onset influences psoriatic ...

Dermatology Quizzes
What's your diagnosis? (February 2016)
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A 67-year-old man visited his dermatologist complaining of a rash that had developed over the past two weeks that caused ...

Hardened skin lesion
Painful green nail

E-Mazing Marketing
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Adam DeGraide CEO at Crystal Clear Digital Marketing, LLC, sits down with Dr. Robert Marshall, medical director at ...

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Partner Content: E-Mazing Medical ...
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Melanie Palm, MD, MBA

Melanie D. Palm, M.D., is director of Art of Skin MD in Solana Beach, Calif.

Zoe Diana Draelos, MDCOSMETIC CONUNDRUMS

Zoe Diana Draelos, M.D., investigator, Dermatology Consulting Services, High Point, N.C., is a Dermatology Times adviser.

David J. Goldberg, MD, JD

Dr. Goldberg is Director of Skin Laser & Surgery Specialists of New York and New Jersey, Director of Mohs Surgery and laser research, Mt. Sinai School of Medicine, and Adjunct Professor of Law, Fordham Law School.

TAKEAWAY
How to recognize sinus tracts, keratinous cysts

In part three of the discussion on isotretinoin, our experts discuss distinguishing sinus tracts or keratinous cysts from ...

Isotretinoin dosing decisions
Isotretinoin's discovery and development series
Isotretinoin’s discovery and development

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Derm Pulse
Bizarre ICD-10 codes for derms

The new ICD-10 codes include some real oddities for dermatologists.

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