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Innovation That Drives Your Dermatological Future

Innovation That Drives Your Dermatological Future

November 2, 2017 at 8:29 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 14th September 2017 as a part of the 26th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) congress in Geneva, Switzerland Chairperson: Bernd Bonnekoh1 Speakers: Jorge Juan Fernández García,2 Christian Surber,3 Anthony Bewley4 1. Clinic for Dermatology, Otto-von-Guericke University, Magdeburg, Germany 2. E-Health Innovation Department, SantRead More

Advancing Science: Driving Progress Today for a Clearer Tomorrow

Advancing Science: Driving Progress Today for a Clearer Tomorrow

November 2, 2017 at 8:28 AM 0 comments

This symposium took place on 15th September 2017 as a part of the the 26th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) congress in Geneva, Switzerland Chairperson: Kristian Reich1 Speakers: Caitriona Ryan,2 Hervé Bachelez3 1. SkinflammationTM, Dermatologikum Hamburg, Germany 2. St. Vincent’s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland 3. Saint-Louis Hospital, Paris, France Disclosure: ProfRead More

Special Poster Feature: Certolizumab Pegol: A Future Treatment Option for Patients Suffering from Psoriasis

Special Poster Feature: Certolizumab Pegol: A Future Treatment Option for Patients Suffering from Psoriasis

November 2, 2017 at 8:27 AM 0 comments

This is a summary of the data presented by UCB on 13th–17th September 2017 at the 26th European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology (EADV) congress 2017 in Geneva, Switzerland Disclosure: Cimzia® clinical data for the treatment of psoriasis and the clinical data relevant to the treatment of women of childbearingRead More

Editor’s Pick: Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa): A Review of Aetiopathogenesis and Management

Editor’s Pick: Hidradenitis Suppurativa (Acne Inversa): A Review of Aetiopathogenesis and Management

November 2, 2017 at 8:26 AM 0 comments

The Editor’s pick for this issue is an informative review from Jayarajan and Bulinska, discussing the aetiopathogenesis and management of hidradenitis suppurativa. This debilitating, chronic, relapsing inflammatory condition has been a low priority disease over the last few decades, but it has recently seen an increase in interest. The psychologicalRead More

Chronic Urticaria in Children: A Review

Chronic Urticaria in Children: A Review

November 2, 2017 at 8:25 AM 0 comments

*Blanca R. Del Pozzo-Magaña Department of Pediatrics, Children’s Hospital of Western Ontario, London, Canada *Correspondence to brdelpozzo@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 15.05.17 Accepted: 04.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:74-82. Abstract Chronic urticaria (CU) is characterised by the recurrence of hives/angioedema for >6 weeks. It affectsRead More

Psychosocial Issues in Dermatology

Psychosocial Issues in Dermatology

November 2, 2017 at 8:24 AM 0 comments

Mukku Shiva Shanker Reddy, *Santosh K Chaturvedi Department of Psychiatry, National Institute of Mental Health and Neurosciences, Bangalore, India *Correspondence to skchatur@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 18.04.17 Accepted: 01.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:83-89. Abstract Skin, with its many biological functions, has a unique aestheticRead More

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: A Retrospective Review of 13 Patients and Literature Summary

Hidradenitis Suppurativa: A Retrospective Review of 13 Patients and Literature Summary

November 2, 2017 at 8:23 AM 0 comments

Reneeka Persaud,1 James A. Elliott,1 Laurie Goodman,2 Ranjani Somayaji,3 Morgan Lim,4,5 *R. Gary Sibbald1,5-7 1. Toronto Regional Wound Healing Clinic, Mississauga, Canada 2. Humber River Hospital, Toronto, Canada 3. Cumming School of Medicine, University of Calgary, Calgary, Canada 4. Institute of Health Policy, Management and Evaluation, University of Toronto, Toronto,Read More

Dermoscopy of Inflammatory Conditions: The Journey So Far

Dermoscopy of Inflammatory Conditions: The Journey So Far

November 2, 2017 at 8:22 AM 0 comments

*Balachandra S. Ankad, Savitha L. Beergouder Rajiv Gandhi University of Health Sciences, Bengaluru, India *Correspondence to drbsankad@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 20.06.17 Accepted: 12.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:98-105. Abstract The use of dermoscopy in general dermatological practice has recently increased. Its non-invasive nature meansRead More

Chronic Urticarial Vasculitis and Immunoglobulin-G Monoclonal Gammopathy: Variant Schnitzler Syndrome

Chronic Urticarial Vasculitis and Immunoglobulin-G Monoclonal Gammopathy: Variant Schnitzler Syndrome

November 2, 2017 at 8:21 AM 0 comments

Shilpa Bhartia,1 *Sujoy Khan2 1. Department of Hematology and Hemato-oncology, Apollo Gleneagles Hospital Kolkata, Kolkata, India 2. Department of Allergy and Immunology, Apollo Gleneagles Hospital Kolkata, Kolkata, India *Correspondence to sujoykhan@gmail.com Disclosure: The authors have declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 23.06.17 Accepted: 20.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:106-112. Abstract SchnitzlerRead More

Mind–Body Integrative Treatment of Psychodermatoses

Mind–Body Integrative Treatment of Psychodermatoses

November 2, 2017 at 8:20 AM 0 comments

*Roberto Doglia Azambuja Brasilia University Hospital, Brasilia, Brazil *Correspondence to robertodoglia@gmail.com Disclosure: The author has declared no conflicts of interest. Received: 03.07.17 Accepted: 21.09.17 Citation: EMJ Dermatol. 2017;5[1]:114-119. Abstract The mind–skin interaction has been progressively clarified by recent research that has focussed on psychoneuroimmunology. This article focusses on brain–cell communicationRead More