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Using Augmented Intelligence to Analyze Atypical Pigmented Lesions

11/16/2018
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Over the past decade, new technologies, devices, and methods have been developed to assist in the diagnosis of cutaneous melanocytic lesions. A study published in the November December 2018 issue of JCMS evaluates the performance of an augmented intelligence system in the assessment of atypical pigmented lesions. On this episode, Editor-In-Chief Dr Kirk Barber speaks with two of the paper's co-authors about the potential for this technology to augment and enhance clinical decision making...

Duration:00:26:59

Sponsored episode - Assessment And Management Of Adult Patients With Atopic Dermatitis: A Consensus Document

11/8/2018
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In this special episode, Dr. Kirk Barber speaks with the lead co-authors of a supplement which was published in the November 2018 edition of the journal titled, “The Approach To The Assessment And Management Of Adult Patients With Atopic Dermatitis: A Consensus Document.” The supplement and this episode are sponsored by Sanofi Genzyme but they had no input into the content of either. The consensus document offers clinicians a practical up-to-date guideline for the management of these...

Duration:00:29:23

Methotrexate in the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Atopic Dermatitis: A Retrospective Study

10/23/2018
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JCMS Editor-in-chief Dr Kirk Barber speaks with Dr Neil Shear about research he conducted along with his co-authors to determine the efficacy, adverse effects, and safety profile of methotrexate therapy in patients with atopic dermatitis. Dr Neil Shear is the Head of Dermatology at Sunnybrook & Women's College Health Sciences Centre. He is also a professor in Clinical Pharmacology & Toxicology at the University of Toronto. The study found that methotrexate is an effective treatment for...

Duration:00:20:27

No Access Clinical Texting Among Medical Trainees of the University of British Columbia

10/9/2018
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Editor-in-Chief, Dr Kirk Barber speaks with Dr Neil Kitson, a clinical dermatologist and Associate Professor in the Department of Dermatology and Science at the University of British Columbia about his and his co-authors' research into the use of cell phone text messages with clinical photos in medical practice, whether in rural or urban settings. They discuss the results of their research survey of medical practitioners about the actual use of text pictures. They talk through the potential...

Duration:00:25:10

Daylight-Mediated Photodynamic Therapy With Methyl Aminolevulinate in Actinic Keratosis Treatment

8/13/2018
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Dr Kirk Barber speaks with Dr Sheetal Sapra, a dermatologist and co-founder of the Institute of Cosmetic and Laser Surgery in Oakville Ontario, about the study he co-authored examining the effectiveness, safety, and patient satisfaction of daylight-mediated methyl 5-aminolevulinate (MAL)–PDT. Dr Sapra also shares his clinical experience using this treatment and his approach to managing patient concerns and expectations. Theme music: "Start of the Day" by Lee Rosevere licensed under a...

Duration:00:25:27

Efficacy and Safety of Apremilast Monotherapy for Moderate to Severe Psoriasis: Retrospective Study

8/13/2018
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Dr Kirk Barber speaks with Dr Jensen Yeung a dermatologist at the University of Toronto and the medical director of PERC, the Phototherapy Education and Research Centre at Women’s College Hospital in Toronto about the study he co-authored that examines the efficacy and safety of Apremilast monotherapy for moderate to severe Psoriasis. He also offers valuable insights into his use clinical use of apremilast outlining the risks and benefits from the perspective of a clinician. Theme music:...

Duration:00:22:53

Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Spectrum Management At Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre

7/5/2018
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Dr. Neil Shear, Professor of Medicine ( Dermatology), and Pharmacology (clinical pharmacology and toxicology) at the University of Toronto and the current President of the Canadian Dermatology Association is one of the authors of the manuscript titled “Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Spectrum Management At Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre : Our Multidisciplinary Approach After Review Of The Current Evidence” published in our March\April 2018 issue, Volume 22, Number 2 . Doctor Shear and his...

Duration:00:26:35

The Risks and Benefits of Cannabis in the Dermatology Clinic

6/12/2018
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JCMS editor-in-chief Dr. Kirk Barber speaks with Dr. Mark Kirchhof, co-author of a study that summarizes the research on the medicinal uses of cannabis in the dermatology clinic and some of the side effects that might present more often to dermatologists as the use of cannabis increases. In this conversation, they review the key points from the study and look ahead to areas in need of future research. Theme music: "Start of the Day" by Lee Rosevere licensed under a Creative Commons...

Duration:00:25:32