Author | Lisa B. Samalonis

Articles

Pediatric dermatoses: Off-label biologic use carries risks, benefits

April 01, 2010

Psoriasis in adults is among the most-researched inflammatory skin diseases. Yet treatment options for moderate-to-severe atopic dermatitis and psoriasis in children represents a largely unmet medical need, according to an expert.

Topical retinoid treatments effective for brown spots, fine wrinkles

January 01, 2010

Topical retinoid treatment yields gradual results, but the modality can be effective for some wrinkles and depigmentation.

On the horizon: Gene therapy, stem cell therapy studied for the treatment of chronic wounds

December 01, 2009

Gene and stem cell research is showing promise for the treatment of chronic wounds

Just say 'no': Drug interactions must be evaluated before dermatologic procedures

November 01, 2009

Elderly patients take numerous medications, requiring careful consideration before treatment.