A Study of Immune Checkpoint Inhibitors & Complication RatesOctober 10th 2022
Immune checkpoint inhibitor therapy does not appear to increase complication rates in patients undergoing dermatologic procedures, according to a video oral abstract presentation at the 2022 ASDS Annual Meeting.
Deep Dive Into High-Risk Cutaneous Squamous Cell CarcinomaOctober 9th 2022
Sherrif Ibrahim, MD, PhD, provides key pearls from his co-directed session at the 2022 Annual ASDS Meeting, “Defining ‘High-Risk’ for Squamous Cell Carcinoma: Implications for Treatment Paradigms.”
Advocacy for Dermatologists: How You Can Get InvolvedOctober 8th 2022
Mona Sadeghpour, MD, FAAD, chair of the State of Affairs Work Group of ASDSA, spoke at the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery Meeting about how dermatologists can stay involved in dermatologic advocacy.
Robotic-controlled laser advances body contouringNovember 18th 2020
A novel robotic-controlled 1064-nm laser brings efficiency and precision to body contouring. The clinical trial supporting FDA clearance of the device showed its effectiveness based on blinded photographic assessments, ultrasound measurements and circumferential assessments.
Women surgeons and Mohs micrographic surgery in the U.S.October 21st 2020
Michelle Nguyen, M.D., MPH, sits down with Dermatology Times to discuss her recent presentation at the 2020 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) virtual meeting regarding the representation of women dermatologic surgeons in the U.S.
3D imaging technique measures severity of atrophic acne scarsOctober 11th 2020
There is a dire need to improve the clinical tools dermatologists use to assess the severity of acne scars. This 3D imaging technique may help, according to a recent study presented at the 2020 virtual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting.
Distinguishing scar from neoplasm using HF ultrasoundOctober 11th 2020
Dr. Jack Levy, chief resident in the Department of Dermatology at Emory University, discusses his recent presentation at the 2020 ASDS meeting about using high frequency ultrasound to distinguish scar tissue from neoplasm.
Diagnostic concordance lacking in poorly differentiated SCCOctober 10th 2020
A recent study underscores the need for a consistent scale to grade risk levels of cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (SCC), particularly poorly differentiated tumors, according to study authors who presented at the 2020 virtual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting.
Melanoma in situ: Imaging technique improves margin mappingOctober 10th 2020
Performing reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) with a mosaic technique before surgery can improve margin mapping in melanoma in situ (MIS), according to a recent study presented at 2020 ASDS Virtual Annual Meeting.
Nuances influence the neuromodulator decisionOctober 9th 2020
Experts share best practices for optimizing treatments using neuromodulators, assessing the next breakthrough products and avoiding complications at the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) Virtual Annual Meeting.
AbobotulinumtoxinA for oily foreheadOctober 9th 2020
Dr. Katarina Kesty, St. Petersburg Skin and Laser, St. Petersburg, Fla., discusses her presentation at the 2020 virtual American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) meeting about her research using abobotulinumtoxinA injections to combat oil on the forehead.