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Skin Conditions

May 1, 2003 Issue
Infected Welding Burns [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Apr 1, 2003 Issue
Postherpetic Neuralgia [Clinical Evidence Handbook]

What are the effects of interventions to prevent postherpetic neuralgia? What are the effects of treatments in established postherpetic neuralgia?


Mar 15, 2003 Issue
AAP Releases Clinical Report on Head Lice [Practice Guidelines]

The American Academy of Pediatrics (AAP) has released a statement clarifying issues of diagnosis and treatment of head lice and making recommendations for dealing with it in the school setting.


Feb 15, 2003 Issue
Common Benign Skin Tumors [Article]

Benign skin tumors are commonly seen by family physicians. The ability to properly diagnose and treat common benign tumors and to distinguish them from malignant lesions is a vital skill for all family physicians. Any lesions for which the diagnosis is uncertain, based on the history and gross exami...


Feb 1, 2003 Issue
Woody Edema of the Legs [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Nov 15, 2002 Issue
Topical Tacrolimus: A New Therapy for Atopic Dermatitis [Article]

Atopic dermatitis is a common problem affecting up to 10 percent of all children. The mainstays of therapy have been oral antihistamines, topical emollients, topical doxepin, and topical corticosteroids. Side effects associated with higher potency topical corticosteroids have limited their use in ch...


Oct 1, 2002 Issue
Red Knuckles [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Oct 1, 2002 Issue
Electrosurgery for the Skin [Article]

The purposes of electrosurgery are to destroy benign and malignant lesions, control bleeding, and cut or excise tissue. The major modalities in electrosurgery are electrodesiccation, fulguration, electrocoagulation, and electrosection. Electrosurgery can be used for incisional techniques that produc...


Sep 15, 2002 Issue
Occupational Skin Disease [Article]

Contact dermatitis, the most common occupational skin disease, is characterized by clearly demarcated areas of rash at sites of exposure. The rash improves on removal of the offending agent. In allergic contact dermatitis, even minute exposures to antigenic substances can lead to a skin rash. Common...


Aug 1, 2002 Issue
Facial Rash [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


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