Hidradenitis Suppurativa: A Retrospective Review of 13 Patients and Literature Summary

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: A Retrospective Review of 13 Patients and Literature Summary

November 2, 2017 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

Reneeka Persaud,1 James A. Elliott,1 Laurie Goodman,2 Ranjani Somayaji,3 Morgan Lim,4,5 *R. Gary Sibbald1,5-7 1. Toronto Regional Wound Healing Clinic, Mississauga, Canada 2. Humber River Hospital, Toronto, Canada 3. Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada 4. Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto,Read More

Dermoscopy of Inflammatory Conditions: The Journey So Far

Dermoscopy of Inflammatory Conditions: The Journey So Far

November 2, 2017 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

*Balachandra S. Ankad, Savitha L. Beergouder Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, India *Correspondence to drbsankad@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 20.06.17 Accepted: 12.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:98-105. Abstract The use of dermoscopy in general dermatological practice has recently increased. Its non-invasive nature meansRead More

Chronic Urticarial Vasculitis and Immunoglobulin-G Monoclonal Gammopathy: Variant Schnitzler Syndrome

Chronic Urticarial Vasculitis and Immunoglobulin-G Monoclonal Gammopathy: Variant Schnitzler Syndrome

November 2, 2017 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

Shilpa Bhartia,1 *Sujoy Khan2 1. Department of Hematology and Hemato-oncology, Apollo Gleneagles Hospital Kolkata, Kolkata, India 2. Department of Allergy and Immunology, Apollo Gleneagles Hospital Kolkata, Kolkata, India *Correspondence to sujoykhan@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 23.06.17 Accepted: 20.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:106-112. Abstract SchnitzlerRead More

Mind–Body Integrative Treatment of Psychodermatoses

Mind–Body Integrative Treatment of Psychodermatoses

November 2, 2017 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

*Roberto Doglia Azambuja Brasilia University Hospital, Brasilia, Brazil *Correspondence to robertodoglia@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 03.07.17 Accepted: 21.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:114-119. Abstract The mind–skin interaction has been progressively clarified by recent research that has focussed on psychoneuroimmunology. This article focusses on brain–cell communicationRead More

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