Topical broccoli sprout extract (BSE) appears to be an attractive treatment option for patients with keratin gene KRT14-associated epidermolysis bullosa simplex, a study has shown.
Dermal grafting can be used as a natural, permanent and inexpensive filler in the management of facial scars such as acne, varicella and linear scars of varied aetiology, suggests a recent study.
Adult patients with atopic dermatitis (AD), particularly those who smoke, are vulnerable to autoimmune diseases, a recent study has found.
Radiologic imaging of high-stage cutaneous squamous cell carcinoma (CSCC) may influence management and positively affect outcomes, a recent study has found.
Skin cancer screening appears to offer benefits based on large ecological studies, a cohort study, a case-control study and a survey, but the evidence level of these reports is very low.
Use of pressure therapy may be beneficial in the management of hypertrophic scars (HS) from burn injuries, producing improvements in global scar score, pigmentation and redness, according to the results of a meta-analysis.
Smoking and age seem to have influence on patient response to first-line therapy of hidradenitis suppurativa, according to an institutional retrospective cohort study.
Secukinumab is superior to ustekinumab in clearing skin of individuals with moderate-to-severe plaque psoriasis through week 52, according to the results of the CLEAR study.
The use of cyclosporine may offer mortality benefit in Stevens-Johnson syndrome (SJS) and toxic epidermal necrolysis (TEN), a recent study has found.
Handwashing appears to have a minor contribution to Ebola transmission risk-related dermatitis, according to a new study, suggesting that communities dealing with Ebola should employ the handwashing method that is most appropriate to their situation and circumstance.