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

Immunopathogenesis of Leprosy: A Model for T Cell Anergy

Immunopathogenesis of Leprosy: A Model for T Cell Anergy

November 15, 2016 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

*Indira Nath Former Senior Professor and Head, Department of Biotechnology, All India Institute of Medical Sciences; National Institute of Pathology (ICMR), Safdarjung Hospital Campus, New Delhi, India *Correspondence to indiranath@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 04.08.16 Accepted: 20.10.16 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2016;4[1]:95-101. Abstract Leprosy isRead More

Reconstructive Options for Cutaneous Defects of the Nose: A Review

Reconstructive Options for Cutaneous Defects of the Nose: A Review

November 15, 2016 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

*Rajshree Jayarajan Department of Plastic Surgery, Leicester Royal Infirmary, Leicester, UK *Correspondence to rajshreecj@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 13.07.16 Accepted: 12.10.16 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2016;4[1]:102-110. Abstract Background: The face is the most common site affected by skin cancer in the body and of theRead More

The Main Neonatal Dermatological Findings: A Review

The Main Neonatal Dermatological Findings: A Review

November 15, 2016 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

*Flavia Pereira Reginatto, Ivan S.B. Silva Universidade Federal da Fronteira Sul, Passo Fundo, Rio Grande do Sul, Brasil *Correspondence to flaviareginatto@ufrgs.br Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 30.08.16 Accepted: 05.10.16 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2016;4[1]:111-118. Abstract Background: The neonatal period is a phase of adaptation during whichRead More

Skin Manifestations Associated with Brucellosis

Skin Manifestations Associated with Brucellosis

November 15, 2016 at 8:19 AM 0 comments

*Pınar Korkmaz,1 Elif Doyuk Kartal2 1. Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Dumlupinar University, Kütahya, Turkey 2. Department of Infectious Diseases and Clinical Microbiology, Faculty of Medicine, Eskişehir Osmangazi University, Eskişehir, Turkey *Correspondence to drpinarkor@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 13.07.16Read More

Biologic Therapies: Clinical Practice in a Changing Environment

Biologic Therapies: Clinical Practice in a Changing Environment

November 24, 2015 at 10:17 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 10th October 2015,  as part of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Congress in Copenhagen, Denmark Chairperson: Matthias Augustin1 Speakers: Matthias Augustin,1 Leigh Revers,2 Luis Puig3 1. University Medical Center of Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany 2. University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada 3. Hospital deRead More

The Skin Microbiome in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

The Skin Microbiome in Patients with Acne Vulgaris

November 24, 2015 at 10:10 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 9th October 2015,  as part of the European Academy of Dermatology and  Venereology Congress in Copenhagen, Denmark Co-Chairs: Brigitte Dréno,1 Thomas Bieber2 Speakers: Thomas Bieber,2 Brigitte Dréno,1 Sophie Seité3 1. Nantes University, Nantes, France 2. University of Bonn, Bonn, Germany 3. La Roche-Posay Dermatological Laboratories,Read More