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Robotic-controlled laser advances body contouring

Robotic-controlled laser advances body contouring

November 18th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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.

Cosmetic procedure complications in darker skin

Cosmetic procedure complications in darker skin

October 29th 2020

Skin of Color Update

Some adverse reactions to cosmetic procedures occur more often in patients with darker skin types. Patients should be counseled on appropriate cosmetic procedures for their skin type, according to Cheryl M. Burgess, M.D., at the Skin of Color Update virtual meeting.

Revolutionizing Atopic Dermatitis conference to return for third event

Revolutionizing Atopic Dermatitis conference to return for third event

October 28th 2020

Revolutionizing Atopic Dermatitis

The first and only atopic dermatitis conference, Revolutionizing Atopic Dermatitis (RAD), will be hosting its third event, in a virtual format.

Women surgeons and Mohs micrographic surgery in the U.S.

Women surgeons and Mohs micrographic surgery in the U.S.

October 21st 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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.

What happened at ASDS?

What happened at ASDS?

October 13th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

Catch up on all of the latest news coming out of the 2020 American Society for Dermatologic Surgery (ASDS) virtual meeting.

3D imaging technique measures severity of atrophic acne scars

3D imaging technique measures severity of atrophic acne scars

October 11th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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 ultrasound

Distinguishing scar from neoplasm using HF ultrasound

October 11th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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 SCC

Diagnostic concordance lacking in poorly differentiated SCC

October 10th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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 mapping

Melanoma in situ: Imaging technique improves margin mapping

October 10th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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 decision

Nuances influence the neuromodulator decision

October 9th 2020

American Society for Dermatologic Surgery

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.