Author | Andrew Bowser

Articles

Dermatologists fail to screen patients for depression

January 31, 2018

Dermatologists should take ownership of screening patients for mental health concerns associated with their skin condition.

Revised tumor classification for head and neck CSCC

January 23, 2018

AJCC updates classifications for head and neck cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma. AJCC 8 expands criteria for cases that now qualify to be T3. Now, T3 and T4 capture more poor outcomes.

Oral antibiotic prescriptions remain high

January 22, 2018

Despite recommendations to limit the use of oral antibiotics, dermatologists continue to prescribe them in high numbers, according to results of a large, retrospective analysis of U.S. prescribing trends from 2004 to 2013.

Technology proves better than human eye in acne assessment

January 21, 2018

Dermatologist evaluations of patient acne photos submitted via smartphone compare favorably to in-person evaluations, a JAMA Dermatology study shows.