Category Archives: Dermatology

Atlas of Bullous Diseases

The bullous or blistering diseases of the skin are a very diverse group of dermatolgical conditions that range from those that are unpleasant but should be very simple to treat to those that are life-threatening. There have been many exciting discoveries concerning some of these conditions made in other fields, of which Dermatologists need to be fully aware. This highly illustrated text from a world pioneer in research and treatment for some of these diseases will be of great value in setting out the criteria for diagnosis and management.
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Therapies for Nail Disorders: A Quick Guide to Best Practice

This concise text presents the essential points of diagnosis and a quick guide to what are currently the best evidence-based practices in treatment methods. In addition to material on the diseases themselves, there are useful appendices on how to carry out ancillary procedures.

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A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy

Dermoscopy has revolutionized the evaluation of pigmented lesions, but pattern recognition alone isn’t always sufficient to make a diagnosis. A Practical Guide to Dermoscopy helps you use Dr. Orit Markowitz’s unique, “color wheel” approach to solve difficult diagnostic challenges, particularly when it comes to distinguishing between malignant and benign conditions, and thus expedite effective treatment.

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Dermatologic Reactions to Cancer Therapies

Chemotherapy and radiotherapy for cancer can have devastating side effects on the skin of a patient. This innovative guide for both dermatologists and oncologists gives a good introduction both to therapy regimes and to dermatological management for medical professionals treating their patients.
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Retinoids in Dermatology

Retinoids are valuable drugs in the dermatologic armamentarium, being employed in daily clinical practice. The text provides an in-depth update on the latest thinking on pharmacology, clinical use, side effects, and follow-up of retinoid therapy in dermatology; it also addresses topics related to retinoid use in special circumstances, such as vulnerable populations, concomitant surgery, and aesthetic procedures.
CONTENTS: The background of retinoids * Mechanism of action of vitamin A * Mechanism of action of topical retinoids * Mechanism of action of isotretinoin * Mechanism of action of acitretin * Mechanism of action of bexarotene * Mechanism of action of alitretinoin * Effects of retinoids at the cellular level (differentiation, apoptosis, autophagy, cell cycle regulation, and senescence) * Effects of retinoids at the systemic level * New aspects of isotretinoin teratogenicity * Mucocutaneous side effects * Ophthalmologic side effects * Musculoskeletal side effects * Neurologic side effects * Psychiatric side effects * Gastrointestinal side effects * Endocrine and metabolic side effecs * Other systemic side effects: Cardiovascular, pulmonary, otolaryngorhinologic, genitourinary, renal, and immunologic * Retinoids in acne * Retinoids in hidradenitis suppurativa/acne inversa * Retinoids in rosacea * Retinoids in hair disorders * Retinoids in psoriasis * Retinoids in keratinization disorders * Retinoids in antiaging therapy * Retinoids in other skin diseases * Retinoids in lymphoma * Retinoids in cutaneous chemoprophylaxis * Guide to good clinical practice for vulnerable populations (infancy, childhood, fertile period, elderly) * Retinoids and concomitant surgery * Retinoids and concomitant aesthetic procedures * Laboratory and clinical follow-up * Teratogenicity and registry programs * Management of vitamin A and retinoid side effects * Future and novel unexplored indications of retinoids
Published in association with the Journal of Dermatological Treatment.

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Handbook of Dermoscopy

The rise in popularity of dermoscopy has meant that more practitioners need a ready reference to consult in a clinical context where larger atlases are less practical. This handy text features a wealth of photographs and algorithms to assist in a spot diagnosis.Table of Contents

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Dermatology and Dermatological Therapy of Pigmented Skins

It has been estimated that within 30 years the majority of persons living in the United States will be non-Caucasian. Already health care is being aimed toward diseases in these groups. This unique, comprehensive book has coverage that goes beyond the typical ethnic dermatology book that covers black skin and includes Asians, Hispanics, Native Americans, and Slavs. The author’s approach is to present dermatological disease in ethnic skin by following four general categories: common diseases, diseases rare in ethnic skin, diseases more commonly seen in ethnic skin, and diseases almost unique to ethnic skin. Written by experts, the book includes numerous high quality images to facilitate learning.
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Cosmetic Dermatology: Products and Procedures

Cosmetic Dermatology: Products and Procedures provides a comprehensive compendium of the approaches cosmetic dermatolgists can apply for their patients. It is structured by use within a daily routine so the dermatologist can provide a complete solution for their patients. It reviews skin physiology and the delivery systems of cosmetics, and how they affect the skin. It then looks sequentially at hygiene products for cleaning and mositurizing the skin, adornment products for colouring before looking at antiaging techniques for rejuvenating the skin and their applications as therapeutics.

Using short, tightly focused chapters written by recognized experts, Cosmetic Dermatology: Products and Procedures

* Covers cosmetic applications for hygiene, adornment and antiaging
* Reviews the full range of cosmetic products and procedures
* Provides both therapeutic and aesthetic applications
* Comprises concise, highly focused chapters enabling the reader to gather a thorough understanding
* References key significant evidence presented for each chapter

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Habif’s Clinical Dermatology: A Color Guide to Diagnosis and Therapy (7th Edition) – March 2020 Release

Trusted by general dermatologists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and more, Habif’s Clinical Dermatology: A Color Guide to Diagnosis and Therapy provides superbly illustrated, easy-to-follow guidance on skin conditions commonly seen in practice. This bestselling manual helps you identify, treat, and manage even hard-to-diagnose skin disorders and provides state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of dermatologic care. In this carefully revised 7th Edition, Dr. James Dinulos builds upon the foundation of excellence established by Dr. Thomas Habif, ensuring that this manual remains a global leader in the field and an indispensable resource in daily practice.

  • Allows you to compare your clinical findings to thousands of high-quality color images―including many new photographs from the libraries of Dr. Dinulos and Dr. Habif―depicting virtually any skin condition.
  • Features a highly visual Regional DDx Atlas section that helps you narrow down diagnoses and directs you to the section in the text that provides more information. Online, the DDx Mannnequin provides this same function.
  • Provides a Disorders Index for quick retrieval of information, as well as a Quick Reference Formulary at the beginning of the book.
  • Updates you on the newest treatment options throughout, including current uses and off-label treatments.
  • Includes numerous quick-reference tables that summarize “need to know” diagnostic and therapeutic evidence.

This manual helps you identify, treat, and manage even hard-to-diagnose skin disorders and provides state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of dermatologic care.

Key Features:

  • 1000s of high-quality color images
  • Includes a Regional DDx Atlas section, a Disorders Index & a Quick Reference Formulary
  • Includes numerous quick-reference tables that summarize “need to know” diagnostic and therapeutic evidence
  • Enhanced eBook version included with purchase

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Itch: Basic Mechanisms and Therapy (Basic and Clinical Dermatology)

Offering details on the pharmacology of itch, techniques of itch evaluation, and neurogenic itch, this reference presents new concepts in the neurophysiology and central mechanisms of itch, animal models of itch, and processing of histamine itch in the human cerebral cortex. The text clarifies itch in systemic and skin disease, exploring renal itch, uremic pruritus, lichen amyloidosis and more.
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