Suneel Chilukuri, M.D. presented on the science of neuromodulators at the October Maui Derm NP + PA Fall 2019 meeting in Asheville, N.C. Read insights gleaned from his presentation in this article.
Not treating, incorrectly treating or undertreating eyelid eczema can result in significant patient suffering. Finding the root of the problem is key to safe and effective therapy, Dr. Peter Lio says.
As dermatologists gain experience with newer atopic dermatitis medications, they’re getting glimpses of data from a pipeline full of potential atopic dermatitis therapies, according to Lawrence Eichenfield, M.D.
Adult female acne should be treated differently than teenage acne. There is a hormonal component at play rather than a bacterial pathogenesis that should be considered, one expert says.
Several retrospective analyses indicate spironolactone may have similar efficacy to oral antibiotics in the treatment of acne in women. Underuse of this off-label treatment option may be due to lack of efficacy evidence. The two options should be directly evaluated in future studies to guide practice.
Dr. Allen Gabriel discusses a new incision management system that delivers negative pressure to the incision and surrounds the soft tissue to improve healing.
Lifestyle recommendations are an interesting and complex aspect of eczema care. There are many things that can impact eczema severity and are in a patient's control to a certain extent. However, offering suggestions that can actually help patients can be challenging, one expert says.
Bathing in a 0.5% apple cider vinegar solution isn’t a useful treatment for atopic dermatitis, and it can be irritating to the skin, report researchers in a recent study.
Adult atopic dermatitis patients with moderate-to-severe disease who were treated with systemic agents reported a high level of disease-related burden despite those treatments, says a recent study.
Instagram and Snapchat may be detrimental to young people’s mental health. But can (and should) Instagram shield youth from cosmetic surgery procedure posts?