Clinical Edge

Summaries of Must-Read Clinical Literature, Guidelines, and FDA Actions

This Week's Must Reads

Anti-Cancer Therapies, Pigmentary Changes Linked, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Sep 14; Dai, Belum, et al

Patient-Reported Global Severity of Adult AD, Allergy; ePub 2017 Sep 14; Vakharia, Chopra, et al

Quantitative ABCD Skin Lesion Parameters Assessed, Dermatol Online J; 2017 Aug; Glazer, Farberg, et al

Most "Dog-Ears" Show Complete Resolution, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 Sep 19; Jennings, et al

Chemical Peels: Special Considerations for Men, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 Sep 4; Reserva, et al

Clinical Guidelines

Guidelines: Antibiotic Resistance in Acne Treatment, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jun 21; Adler, et al

ASDS Releases Recommendations on Skin Procedures, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 May 10; Waldman, Bolotin, et al

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FDA Actions

FDA Expands Use for Yervoy to Pediatric Patients, PharmaLive news release; 2017 Jul 24

FDA Approves Tremfya for Plaque Psoriasis, Janssen Biotech Inc. news release; 2017 Jul 13

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Infectious Diseases

Herpes Zoster ED Visits Increased Between 2006-2013, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jun 21; Dommasch, et al

Laser Therapy Effective for Treatment of Warts, Lasers Med Sci; ePub 2017 May 2; Hsu, et al

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Melanoma

Quantitative ABCD Skin Lesion Parameters Assessed, Dermatol Online J; 2017 Aug; Glazer, Farberg, et al

Second Opinions for Melanocytic Lesions Examined, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 Aug 29; Geller, et al

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Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer

Quantitative ABCD Skin Lesion Parameters Assessed, Dermatol Online J; 2017 Aug; Glazer, Farberg, et al

Vitamin D Receptor Gene Linked with NMSC Risk, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Aug 23; Burns, et al

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Pediatrics

FDA Expands Use for Yervoy to Pediatric Patients, PharmaLive news release; 2017 Jul 24

Mole-Prone Phenotype in Adolescents Examined, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jun 7; Xu, Marchetti, et al

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Pigmentation Disorders

Anti-Cancer Therapies, Pigmentary Changes Linked, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Sep 14; Dai, Belum, et al

Morphologic CALM Features Help Determine Treatment, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Aug 30; Belkin, et al

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Practice Management

Second Opinions for Melanocytic Lesions Examined, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 Aug 29; Geller, et al

Survey: Most Patients Satisfied with Wait Times, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 Aug 8; Pena, Lawrence

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Psoriasis

FDA Approves Tremfya for Plaque Psoriasis, Janssen Biotech Inc. news release; 2017 Jul 13

Dietary Behaviors of Patients with Psoriasis, Dermatol Ther; ePub 2017 May 19; Afifi, Danesh, et al

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Rare Diseases

Nonerythrodermic Dermatitis and Early Sézary Syndrome, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jul 11; Mangold, et al

Study Examines Rare Photodermatoses Determinants, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jun 14; Balwani, et al

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Rosacea

Costs of Acne/Rosacea Medication in Medicare, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jun 24; Zhang, et al

Rosacea Risk Persists Among Former Smokers, Am J Epidemiol; ePub 2017 May 3; Li, et al

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Acne

Analysis of Prescribing Behavior for Acne Treatment, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jul 1; Barbieri, et al

Costs of Acne/Rosacea Medication in Medicare, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jun 24; Zhang, et al

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Wounds

Zinc Oxide Gets High Marks for Wound Care, Dermatol Surg; ePub 2017 Jun 23; Thompson, et al

35-Year Evaluation of Surgical Treatment for HS, World J Surg; ePub 2017 Jun 13; Burney

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Actinic Keratosis

Cost of Managing AK Varies by Region, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Mar 1; Kirby, et al

Physician Wording Role in Seeking AK Treatment, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jan 18; Berry, Butt, et al

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Mixed Topics

Features of Patients Visiting ED/UCC for Sunburn, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jul 12; Di Xia, et al

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma Risk Factors Examined, Int J Dermatol; ePub 2017 Jul 7; Chang, Weaver, et al

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