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Skin Therapy Letter: Volume 12 - 2007

  Number 1 • February 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

Management and Treatment of Pruritus
P. Lovell, RN, BScN1; R. B. Vender, MD, FRCPC2
1Michael DeGroote School of Medicine McMaster University
2Dermatrials Research, Hamilton, ON, Canada

IVIG for the Treatment of Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis
N. Mittmann, PhD1,2,4; B.C. Chan, MSc3; S. Knowles, BScPhm1,5; N. H. Shear, MD2,4,6
1Division of Clinical Pharmacology,
2Department of Medicine
3HOPE Research Centre
4Department of Pharmacology
5Department of Pharmacy
6Division of Dermatology
University of Toronto, Toronto, ON, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News - February 2007


  Number 2 • March 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

Systemic Therapy for Rosacea
H. E. Baldwin, MD
Department of Dermatology, State University of New York, Brooklyn, NY, USA

An Algorithm for the Reconstruction of Complex Facial Defects
H. B. Gladstone, MD, and D. Stewart, MD, PhD
Division of Dermatologic Surgery, Department of Dermatology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News - March 2007


  Number 3 • April 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

A Review of Biologic Treatments for Psoriasis with Emphasis on Infliximab
S. Pirzada, MD1; Z. Tomi, MD, FRCPC2; W. Gulliver, MD, FRCPC2,3
1. Dalhousie University, Halifax, Canada
2. Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, Memorial University, St. John’s, Canada
3. Newlab Research, St. John’s, Canada

Rejuvenation of the Lip with Injectables
K.R. Beer, MD
Division of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Duke University, Durham, NC, USA
Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami School of Medicine, Miami, FL, USA
Palm Beach Esthetic Center, West Palm Beach, FL, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News - April 2007


  Number 4 • May 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

Calcipotriol and Betamethasone Dipropionate for the Treatment of Psoriasis: A 52-Week Study
J. W. P. Toole, BSc, MD, FRCPC
Section of Dermatology, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg, MB, Canada

Drug Treatments for Skin Disease Introduced in 2006

Update on Drugs and Drug News - May 2007


  Number 5 • June 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

ECP versus PUVA for the Treatment of Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma
L. Geskin, MD
Department of Dermatology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA

Use of Cutaneous Lasers and Light Sources: Appropriate Training and Delegation
M. Alam, MD1; J. S. Dover, MD, FRCPC2; K. A. Arndt, MD3
1. Northwestern University Medical School, Chicago, IL, USA
2. Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CN and Dartmouth Medical School, Hanover, MA, USA
3. Beth Israel Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News - June 2007


  Number 6 • July-August 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

Cutaneous Reactions to Anticancer Agents Targeting the Epidermal Growth Factor Receptor: A Dermatology-Oncology Perspective
M. E. Lacouture, MD1; B. L. Melosky, MD2
1. SERIES Clinic, Department of Dermatology and Robert H Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
2. Vancouver Centre, BC Cancer Agency, Vancouver, BC, Canada

Rituximab: A B-Cell Depletion Therapy for Dermatologic Disease
V. Prajapati; P. R. Mydlarski, MD, FRCPC
Division of Dermatology, Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News - July-August 2007


  Number 7 • September 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

New Developments in Hormonal Therapy for Acne
J. K. L. Tan, MD, FRCPC
Department of Medicine, University of Western Ontario, London, ON, Canada Windsor Clinical Research Inc, Windsor, ON, Canada

TNF-a Inhibitors in Dermatology
K. M. Cordoro, MD1,2; S. R. Feldman, MD3
1. Department of Dermatology, University of Virginia, Charlottesville, VA, USA
2. Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
3. Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News - September 2007


  Number 8 • October 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

Dermatological Management of Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
B. L. Bartlett, MD1; M. Khambaty, MD2; N. Mendoza, MSc1; A. M. Tremaine, MD1; A. Gewirtzman, MD1; S. K. Tyring, MD, PhD, MBA1,3
1 Center for Clinical Studies, Houston, TX, USA
2 The Institute of Human Virology, University of Maryland, Baltimore, MD, USA
3 Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Health Sciences Center, Houston, TX, USA

Dermal Fillers: Ever-Expanding Options For Esthetic Use
M. J. A. Sapijaszko, MD, FRCPC
Department of Medicine, Division of Dermatology, University of Alberta, Edmonton, AB, Canada

Update on Drugs and Drug News - October 2007


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  Number 9 • November 2007 TOC   |  Download PDF

The Dermatology Dispensing Debate
Z. D. Draelos, MD
Dermatology Consulting Services, High Point, NC, USA
Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University, Winston-Salem, NC, USA

Treatment of Hand and Foot Psoriasis with Emphasis on Efalizumab
L. Kircik, MD
Department of Dermatology, Indiana University School of Medicine, Indianapolis, IN, USA

Update on Drugs and Drug News - November 2007


  Number 10 • December 2007 - January 2008 TOC   |  Download PDF

Efficacy of Lasers and PDT for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris
M. H. Gold, MD
Gold Skin Care Center, Tennessee Clinical Research Center, Nashville, TN, USA
Clinical Assistant Professor, Department of Dermatology,
Vanderbilt University School of Medicine, School of Nursing
Huashan Hospital, Fudan University, Shanghai, China

The Impact of Acne on Quality of Life
Department of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, AB, Canada
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Update on Drugs and Drug News - December 2007 - January 2008