Clinical Edge

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

This Week's Must Reads

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

Prediction Tool Effective for Assessing cSCC Risk, J Invest Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 2; Wang, et al

Safety of Dermatologic Surgery in an Office Setting, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Jun 27; Schmitt, et al

Mohs Surgery Effective for Atypical Fibroxanthoma, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 5; Tolkachjov, et al

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

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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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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Practice Management

IBD Patients Have Low Rate of Dermatologic Care, Dig Dis Sci; ePub 2018 Apr 30; Anderson, Ferris, et al

Video Preferred in Mohs Surgery Consultation, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Apr 10; Newsom, 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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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

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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Psoriasis

Psoriasis, Nonalcoholic Fatty Liver Disease Linked, J Clin Asthet Dermatol; 2018 Jun 1; Awosika, et al

Dietary Recommendations for Adults with Psoriasis, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jun 20; Ford, et al

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Pediatrics

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

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

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

Use of UV Radiation for Medical, Cosmetic Purposes, J Clin Aesthet Dermatol; 2018 Feb; Sampson, et al

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Melanoma

Pretransplant History, Melanoma Outcomes Examined, Melanoma Res; ePub 2018 Jun 26; Puza, Barbas, et al

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

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Dermatologic Surgery

Safety of Dermatologic Surgery in an Office Setting, Dermatolog Surg; ePub 2018 Jun 27; Schmitt, et al

Mohs Surgery Effective for Atypical Fibroxanthoma, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jul 5; Tolkachjov, 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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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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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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Psoriatic arthritis

Dietary Recommendations for Adults with Psoriasis, JAMA Dermatology; ePub 2018 Jun 20; Ford, et al

20% of Patients with Psoriasis Found to Have PsA, J Am Acad Dermatol; ePub 2018 Jun 18; Alinaghi, et al

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