Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

ALT-70 Gets High Marks for Diagnosing Cellulitis, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 9; Li, et al

MMS/MART-1 Immunostaining for Atypical Melanocytes, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 9; Etzkorn, et al

Economic Analysis of Noninvasive Pathologic Assay, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jul 11; Hornberger, et al

Use of Advanced Practice Professionals on the Rise, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jul 11; Zhang, et al

Folate and Risk of Cutaneous Melanoma in Women, Cancer Epidemiol; 2018 Aug; Dhana, Ten, Li, et al

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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FDA Actions

FDA Approves Qbrexza for Excessive Armpit Sweating, Dermira Inc. news release; 2018 Jun 29

FDA Approves Drug Combination for Melanoma, Array BioPharma news release; 2018 Jun 27

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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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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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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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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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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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Mixed Topics

Predicting Disease Activity and Improvement in CLE, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 2; Ker, Teske, et al

FDA Approves Qbrexza for Excessive Armpit Sweating, Dermira Inc. news release; 2018 Jun 29

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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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Dermatopathology

ALT-70 Gets High Marks for Diagnosing Cellulitis, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 9; Li, et al

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

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Hair & Nails

Predictive Scoring Model for Subungual Melanoma, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jun 20; Ohn, Jo, et al

Tool Distinguishes AA from Other Hair Loss Types, PLoS One; ePub 2018 Jun 6; Li, Huang, 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

Decision Tree Identifies Sun-Protective Behaviors, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jun 27; Morris, et al

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

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Melanoma

MMS/MART-1 Immunostaining for Atypical Melanocytes, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 9; Etzkorn, et al

Economic Analysis of Noninvasive Pathologic Assay, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jul 11; Hornberger, et al

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