Author | Michelle Stephenson

Articles

Consider skin of color when using pigment lasers

October 01, 2004

Portland, Ore. - Skin color can determine the best type of pigment laser to use, according to Ken Lee, M.D., a dermatologic surgeon at Oregon Health and Science University.

Understanding chemoprevention

January 01, 2004

Tucker, Ga. - Three mechanisms are purported to induce cutaneous malignancies: initiating events, promotional effects, and effects on the immune system, according to Kathleen J. Smith, M.D., from Quest Diagnostics.

Understanding chemoprevention

January 01, 2004

Tucker, Ga. - Three mechanisms are purported to induce cutaneous malignancies: initiating events, promotional effects, and effects on the immune system, according to Kathleen J. Smith, M.D., from Quest Diagnostics.

Diagnosing and treating hand dermatitis can be challenging

January 01, 2004

Danville, Pa. - Hand dermatitis can be difficult to diagnose and treat, according to Christen M. Mowad, M.D., assistant professor, department of dermatology, Geisinger Medical Center, Pennsylvania State College of Medicine.

Patient psychology and surgery

January 01, 2004

Iowa City - Patients who undergo oncologic procedures often have different expectations than those who are undergoing a cosmetic procedure.