Author | Jessica Barry

Articles

N95 respirator reuse possible with UVGI

June 11, 2020

In part two of our interview with Iltefat H. Hamzavi, M.D., he delves into the data from a recent article investigating the use ultraviolet germicidal irradiation (UVGI) as a method to disinfect N95 respirators for reuse during the COVID-19 pandemic.

Method allows reuse of N95 respirators during COVID-19

June 09, 2020

In part one of our video interview with Iltefat H. Hamzavi, M.D., he discusses how ultraviolet germicidal irradiation is used in dermatology and how it can be used to disinfect N95 respirators to facilitate reuse during the COVID-19 pandemic.

How to address patient concerns during COVID-19

May 29, 2020

Dermatology patients are hungry for information that will ensure their safety during the COVID-19 pandemic, notes Vivian Shi, M.D. In this video, she discusses how to address patients' varying concerns in this uncertain time.

Kawasaki disease vs. MIS-C: What we know

May 28, 2020

In the final installment of our interview with Amy Paller, M.D., she explains the similarities and differences between Kawasaki disease and the novel condition, multisystem inflammatory syndrome in children (MIS-C).