Photodamaged skin benefits from combination therapy

Nov 01, 2004, 5:00am

Dallas - Dermatologists who are using either intense pulsed light laser or pulsed dye laser therapy to treat photodamaged skin should use it concurrently with a topical retinoid according to a randomized study performed by Emil A. Tanghetti, M.D., of the Center for Dermatology and Laser Surgery, in Sacramento, Calif.