Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

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

Therapy-Induced Alopecia Seen in Breast Cancer, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Apr 11; Freites-Martinez, et al

Melanoma Education Beneficial to African Americans, Dermatolog Surg; 2018 Apr; Tsai, Frank, et al

Intentional Tanning Behaviors of Young Adults, BMC Open; ePub 2018 Apr 3; Daniel, et al

Farm Living Inversely Linked with Skin Allergy, Ann Allergy Asthma Immunol; ePub 2018 Apr 6, Patel, 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 Ilumya for Plaque Psoriasis, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. news release; 2018 Mar

FDA Approves Label Update for Cosentyx, Novartis news release; 2018 Feb 8

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Infectious Diseases

Dermatologic Consultation for Presumed Cellulitis, JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2018 Feb 16; Ko, et al

Significant Care Costs Associated with Cellulitis, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Feb 7; St. John, et al

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Melanoma

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

Melanoma Education Beneficial to African Americans, Dermatolog Surg; 2018 Apr; Tsai, Frank, et al

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Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer

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

SC Screening Among Indoor Tanners, Nontanners , JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2018 Apr 4; Heckman, et al

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Pediatrics

Sun Safety: Not at Top of Health Habits List, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jan 24; Perez, et al

Childhood Psoriasis, Obesity, and Comorbidities, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jan 10; Tollefson, 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

Estimating the Cost of Skin Cancer Detection, J Am Acad Dermatol; 2018 Apr; Matsumoto, et al

LGBT Persons Face Disparities in Dermatology, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Mar 28; Park, et al

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Psoriasis

Dermoscopy Can Evaluate Inflammatory Dermatoses, J Clin Aesthet Dermatol; 2018 Apr 1; Cook, Hanna, et al

FDA Approves Ilumya for Plaque Psoriasis, Sun Pharmaceutical Industries Ltd. news release; 2018 Mar

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Acne

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

Hormonal Antiandrogen Acne Treatment Examined, Am J Clin Dermatol; ePub 2018 Mar 20; Park, et al

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Rare Diseases

ADPA, Rare Cutaneous Malignancy, Is Increasing, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Mar 23; Rismiller, et al

Epidemiology of Specific Rare Tumors in US Cohort, J Am Acad Dermatol; 2018 Mar; Mirza, 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

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

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

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Aesthetic Dermatology

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

Absorbable Suture Suspension Proves Effective, Aesthet Surg J; ePub 2017 Dec 8; Ogilvie, et al

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