When it comes to dermatology fellowship programs, accessible information may be the difference between candidates applying or not applying to their perfect “match.” Chapman Wei, BS, and Adam Friedman, MD, FAAD, discuss the importance of dermatology programs updating their websites to include more thorough descriptions and information regarding their programs, especially in the context of the current pandemic.
The following is an excerpt from our latest podcast with Dr Jonathan Silverberg on the rise and fall of hydroxychloroquine as a “wonder drug” for COVID-19 and the importance of evidence-based medicine.
Findings from a recent study showed spironolactone was not associated with an increased risk of breast cancer recurrence among survivors of breast cancer. Dr Adam Friedman discussed these results in an interview with The Dermatologist.
Photoprotection is an integral part of skin care for all patients, but the established clinical evidence was mostly based on lower Fitzpatrick skin types. Dr Qian Zheng shared insights on the long-term benefits of proper daily sunscreen use in a Hispanic population with phototypes IV and V.
While the upper respiratory tract symptoms of the novel SARS-CoV-2 virus are widely recognized, new reports are suggesting possible skin manifestations among patients with the COVID-19. In an interview with The Dermatologist, Esther Freeman, MD, PhD, principle investigator, discussed the COVID-19 Dermatology registry in collaboration with the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) and what the AAD hope to learn from providers across disciplines who are submitting cases.
Psoriasis is associated with many comorbid conditions. In an interview with The Dermatologist, Ronald Prussick, MD, discusses the latest research on these comorbidities, evidence on lifestyle and treatment options that could potentially prevent or manage both psoriasis and comorbid conditions, and the importance of screening and aggressively treating psoriatic arthritis.
Knowing proper techniques is only half the battle for becoming skilled at performing aesthetic procedures. Drs Susan Weinkle and Jackie Yee reviewed proper techniques and the importance of developing an aesthetic eye to recognize areas that will benefit from treatment.
Jules Lipoff, MD, spoke with The Dermatologist about treating patients with blistering autoimmune disease during the COVID-19 pandemic, including treatment considerations and common questions patients are asking.
In an interview with The Dermatologist, an emergency medicine specialist provides tips on preventing the spread of COVID-19 and what dermatologists, and other providers, can do to help alleviate the stress on emergency departments.
Peter Lio, MD, spoke with The Dermatologist about concerns related to patients with atopic dermatitis, the transition to telemedicine in his practice, and what providers need to know as the COVID-19 pandemic evolves.