Dermatology Journal Articles

 
 
  • Clinical Management of Pregnancy in Women With PCOS Women with PCOS are often at higher risk for adverse pregnancy and birth outcomes. This article provides recommendations for the clinical management of these patients.
  • Restoring Breast Volume in High BMI Patients Overfilling saline-filled breast implants is considered off-label, but this approach could be an effective means of restoring breast volume in obese patients undergoing reconstruction.
  • Inflammatory Skin Diseases and Wounds Inflammatory skin diseases can often lead to very painful and poorly healing wounds. Review the approach to diagnosis and management of these wounds in this paper.
  • An Autologous Blood Clot for Diabetic Foot Ulcers In this paper, the authors describe a novel strategy for the treatment of diabetic foot ulcers using an autologous blood clot product. How effective is it?
  • Risk vs Benefit on Advising Explantation of Breast Implants Certain breast implants have been potentially linked to cancer, but should patients who have no symptoms be advised to remove them? The risks must be weighed against the benefits.
  • Fasciocutaneous Superomedial Thigh Flap in Fournier Gangrene This reconstructive method combined with vacuum-assisted closure therapy could be an effective approach to the management of tissue defects in Fournier gangrene.
  • Challenges in the Diagnosis and Management of Wound Infection Why do some wounds develop infection while others don't? This paper presents an overview of the challenges clinicians face in diagnosing and managing wound infections.
  • Recurrent SCC in a Patient With Xeroderma Pigmentosum The report emphasizes the importance of early diagnosis of xeroderma pigmentosum and presents a novel causative mutation revealed by whole-exome sequencing.
  • Monkeypox in 2022: A New Outbreak of an Old Disease This editorial presents a brief historical perspective on monkeypox and summarizes what we know about diagnosis and prevention during this current global outbreak.
  • Bempegaldesleukin Plus Nivolumab in Metastatic Melanoma Is this novel immunotherapy combination an effective first-line treatment option for patients with metastatic melanoma?
  • Pembrolizumab Plus Ipilimumab After Anti-PD-1/L1 in Melanoma This combination immunotherapy regimen may provide another treatment option for melanoma patients who did not adequately respond to anti-PD-1/L1 therapy.
  • Wound Healing: Potential Therapeutic Options Review the five major therapeutic options for managing wound healing: dressings, devices, drugs, surgical interventions, and biological approaches.
  • Emerging Paradigms in Prevention of Surgical Site Infection This review focuses on new approaches to the prevention of surgical site infection, highlighting the role of the microbiome and the changing landscape of antimicrobial resistance.
  • Paradoxical Psoriasis: A Consequence of TNF Antagonists in IBD This paper presents a practical overview of TNF antagonist-associated psoriasis in patients with inflammatory bowel disease. Which patients are most at risk, and how should management be approached?
  • Pruritus in Chronic Kidney Disease Pruritis is commonly experienced by chronic kidney disease patients. How is this condition best treated?
  • The Evolving Landscape of Cutaneous Sarcoidosis Review recent research which has led to significant advances in our understanding of cutaneous manifestations of sarcoidosis. What therapies are currently available as well as under investigation?
  • Body Dysmorphia in Common Skin Diseases This study compared the prevalence of body dysmorphic disorder symptoms between patients with different dermatological conditions and healthy skin controls. What factors might contribute to BDD?
  • Implant Salvage in Severe Post-Fracture Fixation SSI Could this strategy help salvage the orthopedic implant among patients who developed surgical site infection after fracture fixation?
  • How Safe Is Reverse Sural Flap? A Systematic Review Reverse sural flap is increasingly being utilized in lower extremity reconstruction, but what do we know about the overall complications associated with this technique?
  • New-Onset IBDs Among IL-17 Inhibitor-Treated Patients How common are cases of new-onset IBD among patients treated with IL-17 inhibitors?