Staphylococcus Aureus and Atopic Dermatitis: Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg?

Staphylococcus Aureus and Atopic Dermatitis: Which Came First, the Chicken or the Egg?

November 24, 2015 at 9:35 AM 0 comments

*Giuseppe Baviera,1 Nunzia Maiello,2 Elena Galli1 1. Pediatric Allergy Unit, Research Center, San Pietro Hospital-Fatebenefratelli, Rome, Italy 2. Department of Woman, Child and General and Specialized Surgery,  Second University of Naples, Naples, Italy *Correspondence to baviera.g49@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 11.08.15 Accepted: 23.10.15 Citation:Read More

Nasal Volumetric Remodelling with the Aid of a New, Stabilised Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Filler

Nasal Volumetric Remodelling with the Aid of a New, Stabilised Hyaluronic Acid Dermal Filler

November 24, 2015 at 9:08 AM 0 comments

*Sebastian Torres Department of Plastic Surgery, Humanitas Clinic, Catania, Italy *Correspondence to info@sebastiantorresmd.com Disclosure: The author has previously given workshops for Bohus Biotech, but is not commercially linked to the company. Received: 06.07.15 Accepted: 11.08.15 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2015;3[1]:98-103. Abstract Dermal fillers around the nose have become particularly popular amongRead More

New Dermatological Indications for Pulsed Dye Lasers

New Dermatological Indications for Pulsed Dye Lasers

November 24, 2015 at 9:01 AM 0 comments

*Natalia Jiménez Gómez, Bibiana Pérez García, Pablo Boixeda, Pedro Jaén Ramón y Cajal University Hospital, Madrid, Spain *Correspondence to natjgomez@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 28.07.2015 Accepted: 28.09.15 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2015;3[1]:104-110. Abstract Laser therapy has been classically focussed on three different chromophores: haemoglobin, melanin,Read More

Case Reports and Literature Review of Genital Psoriasis: Successful Therapy with Tacrolimus

Case Reports and Literature Review of Genital Psoriasis: Successful Therapy with Tacrolimus

December 11, 2014 at 4:06 PM 0 comments

*Marina Talamonti, Marco Galluzzo, Ernesto De Piano, Ludovico M. De Zordo, Martina Scaramella, Sergio Chimenti Department of Dermatology, University of Rome ‘Tor Vergata’, Rome, Italy *Correspondence to marinatalamonti@libero.it Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Abstract Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin disease with a high prevalence in the general population.Read More

Contact Dermatitis, Cutaneous Barrier, and Sensitive Skin

Contact Dermatitis, Cutaneous Barrier, and Sensitive Skin

December 5, 2014 at 3:44 PM 0 comments

*Laura Statescu, Laura Gheuca Solovastru Dermatology Department, “Grigore T. Popa” University of Medicine and Pharmacy, Iassy, Romania *Correspondence to laura.statescu@gmail.com Disclosure: No potential conflict of interest. Abstract Contact dermatitis (CD), one of the most common skin disorders, is one of the oldest but, at the same time, one of theRead More

Optimising the Patient Journey in Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

Optimising the Patient Journey in Chronic Spontaneous Urticaria

November 24, 2014 at 10:21 AM 0 comments

Summary of Presentations from the Novartis-Supported Satellite Symposium, held at the 23rd EADV Congress, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on 9th October 2014 Chairperson: Marcus Maurer1 Speakers: Clive Grattan,2 Donald E Stull,3 Ana Giménez-Arnau4 1. Charité – Universitätsmedizin Berlin, Germany 2. Norfolk & Norwich University NHS Foundation Trust, Norwich; St John’s InstituteRead More

Revealing a Clear Path Towards a New Era in the Management of Psoriasis

Revealing a Clear Path Towards a New Era in the Management of Psoriasis

November 24, 2014 at 10:16 AM 0 comments

Summary of Presentations from the Novartis-Supported Satellite Symposium, held at the 23rd EADV Congress, Amsterdam, the Netherlands, on 9th October 2014 Chairperson: Christopher E.M. Griffiths1 Speakers: Kristian Reich,2 Kenneth Gordon3 1. University of Manchester, Manchester, UK 2. Dermatologikum Hamburg, Hamburg, Germany 3. Northwestern University, Evanston, Illinois, USA Disclosure: Prof GriffithsRead More

The Recent Rapid Development of the Directed-Energy, Home-Use Device Sector

The Recent Rapid Development of the Directed-Energy, Home-Use Device Sector

November 24, 2014 at 10:06 AM 0 comments

*Godfrey Town,1 Ron Petersen,2 Dominique Du Crest3 1. Home Use Devices (HUD) Safety Group, UK 2. Longbow Capital LLP, London, UK 3. SkinAid sas, Paris, France *Correspondence to godfreytown@mac.com  Disclosure: G.T. is a consultant of Unilever, Trumball, USA, from whom he received honoraria. Other authors have no conflicts of interest.Read More

Current Concepts in Aesthetic Laser Medicine: The 694-Nm Q-Switched Ruby-Laser

Current Concepts in Aesthetic Laser Medicine: The 694-Nm Q-Switched Ruby-Laser

November 24, 2014 at 9:58 AM 0 comments

*Peter Arne Gerber,1 Said Hilton2 1. Department of Dermatology, Medical Faculty, University of Düsseldorf, Düsseldorf, Germany 2. Medical Skin Center, Dr. Hilton, Düsseldorf, Germany *Correspondence to peterarne.gerber@med.uni-duesseldorf.de Disclosure: PAG has received honoraria for oral presentations by Asclepion Laser Technologies. SH has no potential conflict of interest. Received: 21.04.14 Accepted: 16.07.14Read More

The Aetiopathogenesis of Psoriasis in 2014: An Update

The Aetiopathogenesis of Psoriasis in 2014: An Update

November 24, 2014 at 9:53 AM 0 comments

*Paola Di Meglio,1 Rose K. Mak2 1. MRC National Institute for Medical Research, London, UK 2. St. Mary’s Hospital, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust, London, UK *Correspondence to pdimegl@nimr.mrc.ac.uk Disclosure: P.M. has been a speaker for a company producing a targeted therapy for treatment of patients with psoriasis. R.M. hasRead More