Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Should Medical Coding Be Taught During Residency?, J Drugs Dermatol; 2018 Jun; Blecher, Halverstam, et al

Primary Closure Lengths in MMS Based on Cancer Type, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Jun 8; Theroux, et al

Citizen Pscientist: Important New Research Tool, Dermatol Ther (Heidelb); ePub 2018 Jun 6; Sanchez, et al

Acne Successfully Treated with Laser Combination, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Jun 5; Bakus, et al

FDA Approves Rituxan for Pemphigus Vulgaris, Genentech Web site; 2018 Jun 7

Clinical Guidelines

Behavioral Counseling to Prevent Skin Cancer, JAMA; 2018 Mar; US Preventative Services Task Force

Guidelines of Care for Management of Cutaneous SCC, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jan 10; Alam, et al

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Acne

Acne Successfully Treated with Laser Combination, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Jun 5; Bakus, et al

Large Acne Study of Twins Supports Genetic Link, J Drugs Dermatol; 2018 Apr 1; Suggs, Loesch, et al

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Rare Diseases

FDA Approves Rituxan for Pemphigus Vulgaris, Genentech Web site; 2018 Jun 7

Climate, Pollution, and Pemphigus Associated, Clin Exp Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jun 1; Ren, et al

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Actinic Keratosis

Red Light ALA PDT Well Tolerated in AK Treatment, Photomed Laser Surg; ePub 2017 Dec 11; Paragh, et al

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

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Rosacea

Examining Cost, Duration of Antibiotics for Rosacea, J Dermatolog Treat; ePub 2018 Apr 20; Rill, et al

Obesity Linked with Rosacea Risk in Women, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2017 Oct 21; Li, et al

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Aesthetic Dermatology

FDA Approves Restylane Lyft for Back of Hands, FirstWord Pharma news release; 2018 May 21

Darker Skin and Side Effects of Chemical Peels, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Mar 5; Vemula, et al

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Wounds

Pyoderma Gangrenosum Comorbidities and Patient Age, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Feb 14; Ashchyan, et al

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

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Atopic Dermatitis

Family Structure Linked with AD in US Children, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 May 31; McKenzie, et al

Financial Burden of ED Visits for Atopic Dermatitis , J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 May 22; Kwa, et al

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Contact Dermatitis

Farm Living Inversely Linked with Skin Allergy, Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol; ePub 2018 Apr 6, Patel, et al

More Than 50 Allergens Linked with Skin Cleansers, Dermatitis; ePub 2017 Dec 18; Warshaw, et al

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Mixed Topics

Association Found Between HS and Crohn’s Disease, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 May 23; Garg, et al

Timing and Number of cSCCs in Transplant Recipients, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 May 16; Puza, et al

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Dermatopathology

Identifying Shiny White Streaks in Melanoma, J Am Acad Dermatol; 2018 May; Verzi, et al

Digital Dermoscopic Image Analyzer Evaluated, J Am Acad Dermatol; 2018 May; del Rosario, et al

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Hair & Nails

A Guide for Photobiomodulation Therapy for Alopecia, J Cosmet Laser Ther; 2018 Jun; Dodd, Winter, et al

Comorbidities in Women with Lichen Planopilaris, Int J Dermatology; ePub 2018 Apr 16; Fertig, et al

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Seborrheic Keratosis

Discriminating Between Irritated SK and SCC in Situ, J Cutan Pathol; ePub 2018 May 3; Richey, Deng, et al

SKs Found Among Collision Skin Lesions, Dermatol Pract Concept; 2017 Jul; Blum, et al

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Health Policy

Gaps in Melanoma Reporting Practices Discovered , Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 May 25; Svoboda, et al

Interdisciplinary Perspectives on Sun Safety, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2017 Nov 8; Geller, et al

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