Vitiligo is associated with new-onset osteoporosis: a retrospective cohort study
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - March 1, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Characterizing differences in  outpatient dermatologic care utilization among disaggregated Asian American subgroups
In this study, we utilize the National Health Interview Survey (NHIS) and prioritize disaggregated analyses to evaluate differences between the most populous Asian American subgroups (Chinese, Filipino, Indian, and “Other”) in utilization of outpatient dermatologic care. We utilized multivariable logistic regression to compare outpatient dermatologic care use between each Asian American subgroup and Non-Hispanic Whites. Out of 96,559 adults, our study included 5264 self-identified Asian American and 91,295 non-Hispanic White adults. Most Asian participants were female, had health insurance, and had incomes >  2 ...
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - March 1, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Prevalence of pathergy after surgical procedures in patients with history of pyoderma gangrenosum
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 28, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Patient perspectives on topical minoxidil for hair loss: a survey-based study from the University of Michigan Alopecia Clinic
AbstractTopical minoxidil is a widely used therapy for alopecia. Its availability over the counter in the United States makes it easily accessible. Various factors impact whether an individual decides to pursue treatment and/or continue long-term use. Our study aimed to investigate patient awareness, opinions, and hesitations regarding topical minoxidil use for hair loss treatment. The study also aimed to identify information sources influencing these viewpoints. A survey was administered to new patients seeking evaluation for alopecia aged 18 and above at the University of Michigan Alopecia Clinic. Data collection occurre...
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

The potential cutaneous benefits of edible bird ’s nest
AbstractEdible bird ’s nest (EBN) is composed of the solidified saliva of swiftlet birds. EBN has been extremely popular in Asian culture for centuries. They are often consumed as a delicacy in the form of bird’s nest soup and are believed to have numerous skin benefits. In light of EBN’s growing popularity and s ignificant cultural importance, we aim provide a comprehensive review of EBN’s potential dermatologic benefits and role in photoaging, anti-inflammation, wound healing, skin barrier enhancement, and skin whitening. While in vitro, in vivo, and preliminary clinical trial results are promising, the re is a ...
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Lack of minority enrollment in lasers for tattoo removal clinical trials: a cross ‐sectional analysis and call to action
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

An approach to diagnosis and management of patients with pyoderma gangrenosum from an international perspective: results from an expert forum
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Patient perspectives on topical minoxidil for hair loss: a survey-based study from the University of Michigan Alopecia Clinic
AbstractTopical minoxidil is a widely used therapy for alopecia. Its availability over the counter in the United States makes it easily accessible. Various factors impact whether an individual decides to pursue treatment and/or continue long-term use. Our study aimed to investigate patient awareness, opinions, and hesitations regarding topical minoxidil use for hair loss treatment. The study also aimed to identify information sources influencing these viewpoints. A survey was administered to new patients seeking evaluation for alopecia aged 18 and above at the University of Michigan Alopecia Clinic. Data collection occurre...
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

The potential cutaneous benefits of edible bird ’s nest
AbstractEdible bird ’s nest (EBN) is composed of the solidified saliva of swiftlet birds. EBN has been extremely popular in Asian culture for centuries. They are often consumed as a delicacy in the form of bird’s nest soup and are believed to have numerous skin benefits. In light of EBN’s growing popularity and s ignificant cultural importance, we aim provide a comprehensive review of EBN’s potential dermatologic benefits and role in photoaging, anti-inflammation, wound healing, skin barrier enhancement, and skin whitening. While in vitro, in vivo, and preliminary clinical trial results are promising, the re is a ...
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Lack of minority enrollment in lasers for tattoo removal clinical trials: a cross ‐sectional analysis and call to action
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

An approach to diagnosis and management of patients with pyoderma gangrenosum from an international perspective: results from an expert forum
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 24, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Mycobacterial tissue culture positivity in the work-up of suspected cutaneous infection in a rural dermatology patient population
The objective of this study was to determine mycobacterial tissue culture positivity in the work-up of suspected skin infection. This was a retrospective cohort study including patients biopsied for mycobacterial tissue cultures performed by dermatology providers from 2006 to 2020 in a large Midwestern US rural healthcare system. Main outcomes and measures were mycobacterial tissue culture positivity rates by body location, immunocompromised status, clinical setting, and exposure history. There were 552 mycobacterial tissue culture results from 515 patients, resulting in mycobacterial culture positivity in 13 cases (2.4%)....
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 22, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

Correction: The impact on quality-of-life following treatment of surgical facial scars with laser-based therapy: a scoping review
(Source: Archives of Dermatological Research)
Source: Archives of Dermatological Research - February 15, 2024 Category: Dermatology Source Type: research