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Haemangioma: A Review of the Literature and an Unusual Case Report

Haemangioma: A Review of the Literature and an Unusual Case Report

March 2, 2017 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

*Ajaya Kumar Consultant Neurosurgeon, Muthoot Healthcare, Kerala, India *Correspondence to drajayakumara@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 09.06.16 Accepted: 02.12.16 Citation: EMJ. 2017;2[1]:31-35. Abstract Haemangiomas are benign tumours growing by vascular endothelial hyperplasia, commonly occurring in females. The main types diagnosed in children are infantile haemangiomaRead More

Insuficiencia venosa crónica: manejo y tratamiento

Insuficiencia venosa crónica: manejo y tratamiento

February 13, 2017 at 8:30 AM 0 comments

Resumen de presentaciones elegidas del SEMINARIO Enfermedad venosa crónica y enfermedad hemorroidal: manejo y tratamiento celebrada en Lisboa, Portugal, los días 23 y 24 de septiembre de 2016  Disertantes: Kursat Bozkurt,1 Eberhard Rabe,2 Mohamed I. Sharkawy3 1. Profesor de Cirugía cardiovascular, Faculta de Medicina de Cerrahpaşa, Universidad de Estambul, Estambul, Turquía 2. Profesor deRead More

Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Management and Treatment

Chronic Venous Insufficiency: Management and Treatment

February 13, 2017 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

Summary of selected presentations from the Chronic Venous Disease and Haemorrhoidal Disease: Their Management and Treatment MASTERCLASS held in Lisbon, Portugal, from 23rd–24th September 2016. Speakers: Kursat Bozkurt,1 Eberhard Rabe,2 Mohamed I. Sharkawy3 1. Professor of Cardiovascular Surgery, Cerrahpaşa Medical Faculty, Istanbul University, Istanbul, Turkey 2. Professor of Dermatology, Phlebological DepartmentRead More

Useful Photoprotection in Dermatological Practice

Useful Photoprotection in Dermatological Practice

November 15, 2016 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 30th September 2016 as a part of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress 2016 in Vienna, Austria Chairperson: Franz Trautinger1 Speakers: Thierry Passeron,2 Dominique Moyal3 1. Karl Landsteiner Institute of Dermatological Research, St. Pölten, Austria 2. Department of Dermatology, University Hospital ofRead More

Will Biosimilars Change the Treatment Paradigm in Psoriasis?

Will Biosimilars Change the Treatment Paradigm in Psoriasis?

November 15, 2016 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 29th September 2016 as a part of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Vienna, Austria Chairperson: Matthias Augustin1 Speakers: Martin Schiestl,2 Sascha Gerdes3 1. University Medical Center Hamburg-Eppendorf, Hamburg, Germany 2. Chief Scientific Officer, Sandoz Biopharmaceuticals, Kundl, Austria 3. Psoriasis-Center, DepartmentRead More

Quality of Care: The Challenges, The Solutions

Quality of Care: The Challenges, The Solutions

November 15, 2016 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on the 29th September 2016 as a part of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) Congress in Vienna, Austria Chairperson: Kim Papp1 Speakers: Christos C. Zouboulis,2 Hilary Thomas3 1. K Papp Clinical Research and Probity Medical Research Inc., Waterloo, Ontario, Canada 2. Departments ofRead More

Value in Psoriasis Care: From Patients to Payers

Value in Psoriasis Care: From Patients to Payers

November 15, 2016 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 25th April 2016 as part of the Psoriasis Excellence Program for European Dermatologists in Hamburg, Germany, in collaboration with the Universitatsklinikum Hamburg-Eppendorf, the Hamburg Center for Health Economics, and the Regionale Psoriasisnetze in Deutschland Chairpersons: Matthias Augustin,1 Marc Radtke1 Speakers: Matthias Augustin,1 Marc Radtke,1 DiamantRead More

Editor’s Pick: The Role of Toll-Like Receptors and Antimicrobial Peptides in the Pathogenesis of Acne Vulgaris

Editor’s Pick: The Role of Toll-Like Receptors and Antimicrobial Peptides in the Pathogenesis of Acne Vulgaris

November 15, 2016 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

A chronic, multifactorial, inflammatory skin condition with extensive underlying mechanisms, the current therapeutic options for acne vulgaris (AV) are governed by strict regimes and acute side effects. Özlü and Karadağ focus on the role of the innate immune response in AV aetiopathogenesis, namely that of toll-like receptor activation and subsequentRead More

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in Children: A Literature Review of Current Treatments

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in Children: A Literature Review of Current Treatments

November 15, 2016 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

*Blanca R. Del Pozzo-Magaña,1 Alejandro Lazo-Langner2,3 1. Department of Pediatrics, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada 2. Department of Medicine, Division of Hematology, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada 3. Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of Western Ontario, Ontario, Canada *Correspondence to brdelpozzo@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared noRead More

Significance of Diet and Oral Supplementation in Acne Vulgaris

Significance of Diet and Oral Supplementation in Acne Vulgaris

November 15, 2016 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

*Agnieszka Szmurło, Alicja Kucharska Department of Human Nutrition, Faculty of Health Science, Medical University of Warsaw, Warsaw, Poland *Correspondence to agnieszkaszmurlo@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 27.07.16 Accepted: 20.10.16 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2016;4[1]:90-94. Abstract Acne vulgaris is one of the most common skin diseases inRead More