Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

Racial Differences in Psoriasis Therapy Perceptions, J Invest Dermatol; ePub 2019 Feb 6; Takeshita, et al

Detecting Atherosclerotic Plaques in Psoriasis, PLoS One; ePub 2019 Feb 8; Gonzalez-Cantero, et al

Smoking, Not Alcohol, Linked with Psoriasis Risk, J Am Acad Dermatol; 2019 Mar; Dai, et al

Maternal Socioeconomic Position, Psoriasis Linked, Br J Dermatol; 2019 Feb; Groot, Nybo Andersen, et al

Psoriasis: A “Protective Effect” Against Allergens?, Br J Dermatol; 2019 Feb; Claßen, 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 Hyrimoz for Plaque Psoriasis, Sandoz news release; 2018 Oct 31

FDA Approves Seysara for Severe Acne Vulgaris, Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. news release; 2018 Oct 2

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Actinic Keratosis

Actinic Keratosis Treatment Burden in Medicare , JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Sep 19; Yeung, et al

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

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Rosacea

Caffeine from Coffee Inversely Linked with Rosacea , JAMA Dermatol; ePub 2018 Oct 17; Li, Chen, et al

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

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Aesthetic Dermatology

Heat Modalities Compared in Telangiectasia Treatment, J Cosmet Dermatol; ePub 2018 Sep 17; Bush, Bush

Chemical Peels Show Excellent Clinical Efficacy, J Clin Aesthet Dermatol; 2018 Aug 1; Soleymani, et al

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Wounds

Pyoderma Gangrenosum and Underlying Diseases, Am J Clin Dermatol; 2018 Aug; Kridin, Cohen, et al

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

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Atopic Dermatitis

Association Between AD and Mental Health Disorders, Dermatitis; ePub 2018 Dec 18; Hsu, Smith, et al

Adult Atopic Dermatitis Profile Varies with Age, J Allergy Clin Immunol; ePub 2019 Jan 24; Zhou, et al

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Contact Dermatitis

Negative Patch Test Patients Share Distinct Traits, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2019 Jan 10; Warshaw, et al

Nickel Allergy: Significant Rise in North America, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Oct 17; Warshaw, et al

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Mixed Topics

HLA Antigen Mismatch Linked with Skin Cancer Risk, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2019 Jan 23; Gao, Twigg, et al

Association Between AD and Mental Health Disorders, Dermatitis; ePub 2018 Dec 18; Hsu, Smith, et al

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Dermatopathology

Melanoma Risk and Moderately Dysplastic Nevi, JAMA Dermatol; ePub Oct 10; Kim, Berry, et al

Sentinel Lymph Node Positivity Markers in Melanoma, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Sep 18; Conic, et al

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Hair & Nails

Quality of Life in Parents of Children with Alopecia, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2019 Jan 9; Putterman, et al

Habitual Nail Biting, Psychiatric Disorders Linked , Am J Clin Dermatol; 2018 Dec; Winebrake, et al

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Autoimmune Diseases

List of medications linked to drug-induced lupus expands, Arnaud L et al. Ann Rheum Dis. 2019 Feb 4. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2018-214598

Incidence of Oral SCC Risk in Oral Lichen Planus, Int J Dermatol; ePub 2018 Sep 14; Lanoisz, et al

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Health Policy

AAD’s Skin Cancer Screening Program Assessed, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 26; Okhovat, et al

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

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Business of Medicine

TNF inhibitor prices rose despite increased drug class competition, San-Juan-Rodriguez A et al. JAMA Intern Med. 2019 Feb 18. doi: 10.1001/jamainternmed.2018.7656

Trends in Medicare Usage by Dermatologists, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Dec 19; Ya, et al

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Infectious Diseases

Pneumocystosis from Exposure to Immunosuppressants, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2019 Jan 9; Rekhtman, et al

FDA Approves Nuzyra for Acute Skin Infections, Paratek Pharmaceuticals, Inc. news release; 2018 Oct 2

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Medical Dermatology

List of medications linked to drug-induced lupus expands, Arnaud L et al. Ann Rheum Dis. 2019 Feb 4. doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2018-214598

Incidence of Skin Diseases by Age Group Examined, Int J Dermatol; 2018 Sep; Wessman, et al

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