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Skin Therapy Letter: Volume 7 - 2002

  Number 10 • December 2002   |  Download PDF

The Use Of Low Dose Oral Contraceptives for the Management of Acne
A. Lemay, MD, PhDa and R. G. Langley, MD, FRCPCb
aEndocrinologie de la reproduction, Hôpital St-François d’Assise, Département d’Obstétrique et Gynécologie, Université Laval, Québec, Canada
bDivision of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada

Limited Breast Reduction by Liposuction
M. S. Kaminer, MDa,c,d, M.-H. Tan, MDa, T.-S. Hsu, MDa, M. Alam, MDa,b
aSkin Care Physicians, Chestnut Hill, MA, USA
bSection of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA
cDepartment of Medicine (Dermatology), Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, MA, USA
dSection of Dermatologic Surgery and Cutaneous Oncology, Department of Dermatology, Yale School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News: December 2002

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  Number 9 • November 2002   |  Download PDF

Novel Dermatologic Uses of the Immune Response Modifier Imiquimod 5% Cream
B. Berman, MD, PhD, V.N. Poochareon, BS, A.M. Villa, MD
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL

Fat Rebalancing: The New “Facelift”
L. M. Donofrio, MD
Department of Dermatology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News: November 2002

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  Supplement 1 • 2002   |  Download PDF

Itraconazole (Sporanox®) for Vulvovaginal Candidiasis
A. K. Gupta MD, PhD, FRCPC1,2 and R. Bluhm BSc (Hons), BA, MA2,3
1Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Science Center (Sunnybrook site) and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.
2Mediprobe Laboratories Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
3University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada.

Itraconazole (Sporanox®) for Seborrheic Dermatitis
A. K. Gupta MD, PhD, FRCPCa,b, R. Bluhm BSc (Hons), BA, MAb,c
aDivision of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Science Center (Sunnybrook site) and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.
bMediprobe Laboratories Inc., Toronto, Ontario, Canada. cUniversity of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada.

The Scoring Clinical Index for Onychomycosis (SCIO Index)
A. Y. Sergeev, MD, PhD, DMSca,b, A. K. Gupta, MD, PhD, FRCPCc, Y. V. Sergeev, MD, PhD, DMSca,d
aNational Academy of Mycology, Moscow, Russia
bMoscow Medical Academy, Moscow, Russia
cDivision of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Science Center (Sunnybrook site) and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada
dPresidential Medical Center, Department of Dermatology, Moscow, Russia

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  Number 8 • October 2002   |  Download PDF

Desloratadine for the Treatment of Chronic Urticaria
E. W. Monroe, MD
Department of Dermatology, Milwaukee Medical Clinic, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA

Allergic Contact Dermatitis in Children: A Practical Approach to Management
A. L. Bruckner, MD and W. L. Weston, MD
Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado Health Sciences Center, Aurora, Colorado, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News: October 2002

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  Number 7 • September 2002   |  Download PDF

Butenafine: An Update of Its Use in Superficial Mycoses
A. K. Gupta MD, PhD, FRCPC
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Womens’ College Health Sciences Center (Sunnybrook site), and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Canada.

Prevention of Polymorphous Light Eruption and Solar Urticaria
R. Bissonnette, MSc, MD, FRCPC
Division of Dermatology, University of Montreal Hospital Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News: September 2002

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  Number 6 • June 2002   |  Download PDF

Calcipotriol and Betamethasone Dipropionate (Dovobet*, Daivobet®): A New Formulation for the Treatment of Psoriasis
Y. Poulin, MD, FRCPC
Department of Dermatology, Centre Hospitalier Universitaire de Quebec, Canada

The Utility of Patch Testing Children with Atopic Dermatitis
R. B. Vender, BSc, BMedSc, MD, FRCPC
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News: June 2002

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  Number 5 • May 2002   |  Download PDF

Clindoxyl® Gel For The Treatment Of Acne Vulgaris
J.K.L. Tan, MD, FRCPC
University of Western Ontario, and the Acne Research and Treatment Center, Windsor, ON, Canada

Systemic Antibiotic Therapy for Acne: A Review
R. Kunynetz, MD, FRCPC
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News: May 2002

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  Number 4 • April 2002   |  Download PDF

Pimecrolimus 1% Cream (Elidel®) For Atopic Dermatitis
L.A. Bernard, MDa, J.N. Bergman, MDa,b, L.F. Eichenfield, MDa,b
aPediatric and Adolescent Dermatology, Children’s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, CA
bUniversity of California School of Medicine, San Diego, CA

Topical Treatment of Psoriasis in Children
J. Coffey, MD, I. Landells, MD, FRCPC
Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John’s, Newfoundland and Labrador, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News: April 2002

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  Number 3 • March 2002   |  Download PDF

Topical Tazarotene Therapy for Psoriasis, Acne Vulgaris, and Photoaging
L.C. Guenther, MD, FRCPC
Division of Dermatology, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada

Common Sense Dermatological Drug Suggestions For Women Who Are Breast-feeding
C. Zip, MD, FRCPC
Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News: March 2002

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  Number 2 • February 2002   |  Download PDF

Alternative Treatments For Atopic Dermatitis: A Selected Review
R.B. Vender, MD, FRCPC
DermaTrials Research and Department of Medicine, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada

Drug Treatments for Skin Disease Introduced in 2009

Update on Drugs and Drug News: February 2002

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  Number 1 • January 2002   |  Download PDF

Topical Metronidazole for Rosacea
A. K. Gupta MDa,b, FRCPC, M. Chaudhry, HBScb
aDivision of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook and Women’s College Health Sciences Center (Sunnybrook site), and the University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
bMediprobe Laboratories Inc., Ontario, Canada

Treatments Of Choice For Bullous Pemphigoid
S.M. Cooper MD and F. Wojnarowska, MD
Department of Dermatology, Oxford Radcliffe Hospital, Oxford, UK

Update on Drugs and Drug News: January 2002

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