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Patients Not Complying With Their Dermatologic Problem
Patients not complying with their dermatologic
treatment is a universal problem that doctors need to address, according to Steven Feldman, M.D., Ph.D., from Wake Forest University School of Medicine in an editorial published in the current issue of Archives of Dermatology. He said non-complian...
Campaign Against Cosmetic Surgeries Performed By Less-Skilled Non-physicians Launched
...operly trained individuals. Dr. Renata Hirsch, a dermatologic
surgeon in practice in Boston and the spokesperson for ASDS said, “What we're seeing is an overwhelming preponderance at this point of these untrained people getting their hands on these devices and using them.” She further added that the “Top offend...
Leveling Lupus Lesions
...nd it really has proven to be a lifesaver from the dermatologic
standpoint in patients with very disfiguring skin diseases that fail traditional therapy," says Dr. Jorizzo. Once used as a sleep aid, thalidomide was banned after causing severe birth defects in babies born to mothers who used it. It's had few nega...