Search results for "Dermatology"

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Treating poison oak, primarily by avoiding it

As the weather heats up and people are hiking and walking animals outdoors, we physicians start seeing the results of a contact dermatitis k...
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Botox procedure volumes above pre-recession peak

Patients are returning to doctors in record numbers for Botox , a corporate executive announced at a health care summit. The CEO for Botox...
July 2020

Actinic Keratoses and Carac (fluorouracil) cream: Why is this so expensive?

First, a disclaimer: I don't know why Carac (0.5% flourouracil cream) is so expensive. I will speculate, though, at the very end of this blo...
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Possible pathway found for increased melanoma risk among red-heads

Researchers may have found a genetic reason why people with red hair have a 10-to 100-fold higher frequency of melanoma. Red hair and light ...
July 2020

Think like a doctor, part III

Some specialties, such as dermatology and ophthalmology, may sell items directly related to their practice, but most other specialties do not.
July 2020

QD: News Every Day--Physicians more pessimistic than patients about health care reform

Specialists in cardiology, dermatology, gastroenterology, and obstetrics/gynecology were more likely to believe health care would have a negative effect on patient care.
July 2020

Internal medicine needed for future

The remainder (7,542) of the internal medicine positions were for doctors who would specialize in internal medicine subspecialties (neurology, cardiology, gastroenterology, rheumatology, dermatology, etc.).
July 2020

Saying no when a medical recommendation is over the top

I saw a lady with a boil. It began as a small red bump which got bigger and harder, then drained white stuff, and was now getting better. ...
July 2020

MKSAP Quiz: Intermittent abdominal discomfort

This question can be found in MKSAP 16 in the Dermatology section, item 40.
November 2013

QD: News Every Day--Nonmelanoma skin cancers treated even in patients with limited life expectancies

Most nonmelanoma skin cancers are treated surgically, regardless of the patient's life expectancy, reported a study that encouraged a change...
July 2020

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