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Stay current on medical, surgical, and aesthetic dermatology developments with Dermatology Weekly, a podcast featuring news relevant to the practice of dermatology, and peer-to-peer interviews with Doctor Vincent A. DeLeo, who interviews physician authors from Cutis on topics such as psoriasis, skin cancer, atopic dermatitis, hair and nail disorders, cosmetic procedures, environmental dermatology, contact dermatitis, pigmentation disorders, acne, rosacea, alopecia, practice management, and more. Plus, resident discussions geared toward physicians in-training. Subscribe now. The information in this podcast is provided for informational and educational purposes only.

Stay current on medical, surgical, and aesthetic dermatology developments with Dermatology Weekly, a podcast featuring news relevant to the practice of dermatology, and peer-to-peer interviews with Doctor Vincent A. DeLeo, who interviews physician authors from Cutis on topics such as psoriasis, skin cancer, atopic dermatitis, hair and nail disorders, cosmetic procedures, environmental dermatology, contact dermatitis, pigmentation disorders, acne, rosacea, alopecia, practice management, and more. Plus, resident discussions geared toward physicians in-training. Subscribe now. The information in this podcast is provided for informational and educational purposes only.
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Stay current on medical, surgical, and aesthetic dermatology developments with Dermatology Weekly, a podcast featuring news relevant to the practice of dermatology, and peer-to-peer interviews with Doctor Vincent A. DeLeo, who interviews physician authors from Cutis on topics such as psoriasis, skin cancer, atopic dermatitis, hair and nail disorders, cosmetic procedures, environmental dermatology, contact dermatitis, pigmentation disorders, acne, rosacea, alopecia, practice management, and more. Plus, resident discussions geared toward physicians in-training. Subscribe now. The information in this podcast is provided for informational and educational purposes only.

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Episodes

Calciphylaxis diagnosis pearls, plus atopic dermatitis links to dementia, and hyperhidrosis tips

5/23/2019
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In this episode, Dr. Vincent DeLeo talks to Dr. Robert G. Micheletti about managing patients with calciphylaxis, a rare but potentially fatal condition classically seen in patients with end-stage renal disease (ESRD). Early recognition and diagnosis of calciphylaxis are essential to reducing morbidity and mortality. Dr. Micheletti describes the clinical features of calciphylaxis that dermatologists may encounter bedside, noting that biopsy often is nondefinitive. “It’s a tough disease to...

Duration:00:31:40

Nail education, plus oral treatment of hyperhidrosis, and gentamicin for epidermolysis bullosa

5/16/2019
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In this episode, Dr. Vincent DeLeo talks to Dr. Shari Lipner about nail education gaps in the American Academy of Dermatology Basic Dermatology Curriculum. Although the curriculum is designed to introduce medical students to essential concepts in dermatology, nail-related topics such as diagnostic techniques, biopsy procedures, and skin cancers of the nail unit are inadequately covered. Dr. Lipner discusses strategies to close these gaps and improve nail education for medical students and...

Duration:00:30:12

Pediatric wart management, plus sunscreens in the blood and spironolactone for acne

5/9/2019
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In this episode, Vincent DeLeo, MD, talks to Nanette B. Silverberg, MD, about the successful management of warts in the pediatric population. Warts are superficial viral infections of the skin that are extremely common in children and account for a large proportion of pediatric dermatology office visits. Although over-the-counter treatments for warts are widely available to patients, they are not universally effective. Dr. Silverberg outlines a detailed treatment paradigm for managing...

Duration:00:31:48

Are parabens safe? Plus, methotrexate for psoriatic arthritis, and tips for resurfacing skin of color

5/2/2019
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In this episode, Dr. Vincent DeLeo discusses consumer misconceptions about parabens with Dr. Margo Reeder and Dr. Amber Atwater. Although consumers believe parabens are associated with health risks such as breast cancer and endocrine disruption, the data have not been conclusive regarding any harmful effects in humans. Dr. Reeder and Dr. Atwater explain the use of parabens as preservatives in cosmetic products, and they discuss the American Contact Dermatitis Society’s selection of parabens...

Duration:00:15:43

Resident takeover on social media in dermatology, plus Candida auris and hidradenitis suppurativa

4/25/2019
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Three dermatology residents -- Dr. Julie Croley, Dr. Elisabeth Tracey, and Dr. Daniel Mazori -- discuss their use of social media and its impact on patient care in this special resident takeover of the podcast. Beginning at 6:29, they talk about social media accounts they follow and medical influencers, as well as the use of social media as a marketing tool for practicing physicians. Social media also is a source of misinformation for patients, and they discuss how it can be used as an...

Duration:00:40:47

Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation in children with skin of color, plus immunomodulator treatment tips

4/18/2019
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Today, Dr. Vincent DeLeo talks to Dr. Candrice Heath about managing postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) in children with skin of color. Many inflammatory conditions commonly seen in childhood and adolescence can result in pigmentary changes in darker-skinned individuals. Beginning at 5:05, Dr. Heath outlines various treatment plans for some of these conditions, such as atopic dermatitis, acne, and arthropod bites, and shares some early prevention strategies to limit the development of...

Duration:00:31:11

Using immunomodulators effectively in pediatric skin diseases

4/11/2019
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In this episode, Dr. A. Yasmine Kirkorian and Dr. Adam Friedman share their clinical pearls for using immunomodulators to treat pediatric skin diseases. We also bring you the latest in dermatology news and research: 1. Survey finds high rate of complications from laser tattoo removal in non-clinic settings. 2. Survey finds psoriasis patients seek relief with alternative therapies. Contact us: podcasts@mdedge.com Twitter: @MDedgeDerm

Duration:00:12:43

Topical psoriasis therapies, plus gold for acne, dealing with difficult patients, and proinflammatory diets

4/4/2019
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In this episode, Dr. Vincent DeLeo talks with Dr. George Han about recent advances in topical psoriasis therapies. Despite the growing popularity of systemic injectables, the vast majority of psoriasis patients are still being managed with topical treatments. Dr. Han reviews some newly available and upcoming agents with novel mechanisms of action that may present safer, more efficacious options for topical treatment of psoriasis. We also bring you the latest in dermatology news and...

Duration:00:22:31

Bedbugs in the workplace

3/28/2019
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In this episode, Dr. Vincent DeLeo discusses the increasing incidence of workplace bedbug infestations with Dr. Bart Wilkison and Dr. Brandon McNally. They discuss how to help patients check for bedbugs both at home and in the office setting, and they provide tips on how patients can work with employers to eradicate potential infestations. Read their related article on MDedge Dermatology: https://bit.ly/2MueLZE We also bring you the latest in dermatology news and research: 1. Herpes zoster...

Duration:00:17:10

AAD 2019 meeting wrap-up

3/23/2019
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Today, we’re bringing you a special episode featuring exclusive coverage from the annual meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in Washington. In a wide-ranging discussion, Dr. Julie Harper and Dr. Jonette Keri sum up their key insights and take-home messages from the meeting’s acne sessions. We also bring you the latest in dermatology news and research from the meeting: 1. Food allergies and atopic dermatitis: What is the evidence? https://bit.ly/2CayGcp 2. Many common...

Duration:00:21:44

Indoor tanning among adolescents

3/21/2019
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In this first episode of the new Dermatology Weekly podcast, Dr. Vincent DeLeo talks with Dr. Daniel Siegel and Ramiz Hamid about indoor tanning behaviors among adolescents, and they outline tips for communicating with patients about the harmful effects of tanning. You can read their related article on MDedge Dermatology: https://bit.ly/2Jpetpf. We also bring you the latest in dermatology news and research: 1. Fluorouracil beats other actinic keratosis treatments in head-to-head trial....

Duration:00:23:24

How to Identify Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia

12/15/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series, Dr. Vincent DeLeo speaks with Dr. Loren Krueger about how to identify frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA). Dr. Krueger emphasizes that FFA is indistinguishable from lichen planopilaris on histopathology and also appears clinically similar to traction alopecia. Therefore, dermatologists should be familiar with the various clinical findings associated with FFA in order to ensure accurate and timely diagnosis, particularly in women with skin of...

Duration:00:06:51

DRESS Syndrome: How to Approach Systemic Workup, Treatment, and Long-term Follow-Up

11/30/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series, Dr. Vincent DeLeo speaks with Dr. Sahand Rahnama-Moghadam about managing DRESS syndrome in the hospital setting. Dr. Rahnama provides tips for screening for systemic involvement and also discusses treatment options and recommendations for long-term follow-up in this patient population.

Duration:00:10:55

Inpatient Dermatology: Developing Standards of Care for Hospitalized Patients With Skin Disease

11/7/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series, Dr. Vincent DeLeo speaks with Drs. Allireza Alloo and Sergey Rekhtman about the future of inpatient dermatology. They discuss how dermatologic consultation impacts both patient care and health care economics in the hospital setting and also highlight the role of the Society for Dermatology Hospitalists in developing best practices for managing inpatient dermatologic conditions and creating an educational model for both dermatology...

Duration:00:10:37

Changing Public Perception of Vitiligo

10/31/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series, Dr. Vincent DeLeo speaks with Dr. Susan Taylor about the changing face of vitiligo.

Duration:00:06:36

Artificial Intelligence in Dermatology: Is Cognitive Computing the Future of Evidence-Based Medicine?

10/3/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series with Dr. Vincent A. DeLeo, Dr. Babar Rao highlights the increasing role of artificial intelligence (AI) in dermatology and explains how cognitive computing, which mimics human thought processes to analyze data, can support clinical decision-making and physician-patient interactions. He also discusses clinical scenarios in which AI can be implemented to improve patient outcomes, including hair transplantation, skin cancer evaluation, and...

Duration:00:07:09

Topical Corticosteroid Tachyphylaxis: Why Don’t Patients Adhere to Treatment?

9/5/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series with Dr. Vincent DeLeo, Dr. Steven Feldman discusses results from a recent study he and his colleagues conducted on topical corticosteroids and treatment-resistant atopic dermatitis. He notes that poor use of medications can be a cause of topical corticosteroid tachyphylaxis and provides some tips on how physicians can get patients to better adhere to treatment.

Duration:00:10:35

How Does Provider Attire Impact Perceived Care and Infection Risk in the Clinical Setting?

8/23/2018
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In this episode of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series with Dr. Vincent DeLeo, Dr. Eric W. Hossler discusses the effects of provider attire in the clinical dermatology setting. He outlines the results from a recent study he and his colleagues conducted evaluating perceived care and patient satisfaction scores at an outpatient dermatology clinic before and after switching from formal provider attire (eg, white coats) to fitted scrubs. He also explains how provider attire impacts the...

Duration:00:07:53

Acne Medications: What Factors Drive Variable Costs?

7/31/2018
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In this edition of the “Peer to Peer” podcast series with Dr. Vincent DeLeo, Dr. Lorraine L. Rosamilia outlines some underlying factors that lead to the variable cost of acne medications. She explains how she addresses the issue of cost when implementing treatment plans for acne patients, including making notes for pharmacists when writing prescriptions and estimating costs for patients when possible. She also suggests ways dermatologists can lobby to lower patient costs for acne medications...

Duration:00:17:03