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See below for a selection of the latest books from Dermatology category. Presented with a red border are the Dermatology books that have been lovingly read and reviewed by the experts at Lovereading. With expert reading recommendations made by people with a passion for books and some unique features Lovereading will help you find great Dermatology books and those from many more genres to read that will keep you inspired and entertained. And it's all free!

Sexually Transmitted Infections Advances in Understanding and Management

Sexually Transmitted Infections Advances in Understanding and Management

Author: Antonio Cristaudo Format: Hardback Release Date: 12/06/2020

This comprehensive, well-illustrated, and easily accessible book documents the latest research outcomes concerning sexually transmitted infections (STIs) and describes important advances in their prevention, diagnosis and treatment. The changes in the epidemiology and clinical aspects of STIs that have occurred over the past decade are fully explored, with special attention to core groups and patients with immunological disorders. The emerging challenges associated with particular sexually transmitted pathogens, including C. trachomatis, N. gonorrhoeae, HPV, and HIV, are identified and discussed. Readers will find detailed information on modern preventive strategies, new laboratory and diagnostic techniques, and a range of innovative treatments, including vaccines, continuous antiretroviral therapy, and new drugs against hepatitis viruses. Attention is also drawn to new directions in biomedical research that promise clinical benefits for the patients and communities. The combination of a detailed clinical and research approach, with emphasis on new knowledge and innovative aspects, ensures that the book will be of value to a wide readership comprising both clinicians and researchers.

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Chemical Peels

Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series: Chemical Peels

Author: Suzan, MD Obagi Format: Hardback Release Date: 13/05/2020

Part of the practical and dynamic Procedures in Cosmetic Dermatology Series, Chemical Peels, 3rd Edition, brings you up to speed with today's best uses of traditional and new acids for skin rejuvenation. This well-organized, superbly illustrated text covers every aspect of this must-know field, including patient evaluation, skin preparation, procedural technique from light peels to advanced deep peels, and managing complications. Dr. Suzan Obagi leads a team of global experts to offer evidence-based, procedural how-to's and step-by-step advice on proper techniques, pitfalls, and tricks of the trade, so you can successfully incorporate the latest procedures into your practice. Features many new chapters dedicated to specific peels or skin conditions: trichloroacetic acid (TCA) peels of the chest, neck, and upper extremities; peels as an adjuvant treatment of acne; chemical peels in male patients; several chapters on unique approaches to acne scars; a chapter on combining peels with surgical procedures; and several chapters on safely performing deeper, modified phenol peels. Covers new acid formulas, new peel types, and need-to-know procedures such as the combined Jessner-TCA-retinoid peel and how to vary technique for darker skin types. Features a well-organized format with key points lists, pearls, and case studies as they appear in practice. Includes many new images and procedural videos that depict exactly how to perform the techniques, allowing you to easily incorporate chemical peels into your practice and take your knowledge of chemical peels to the next level. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Comprehensive Dermatologic Drug Therapy

Comprehensive Dermatologic Drug Therapy

Author: Stephen E, Professor Wolverton, Jashin J. Wu Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/05/2020

Designed with practical usability in mind, Comprehensive Dermatologic Drug Therapy, 4th Edition, helps you safely and effectively treat the skin disorders you're likely to see in your practice. Dr. Stephen E. Wolverton and new associate editor Dr. Jashin J. Wu lead a team of global experts to bring you concise, complete guidance on today's full spectrum of topical, intralesional, and systemic drugs. You'll prescribe with confidence thanks to expert coverage of which drugs to use, when to use them, and adverse effects to monitor. Includes new drug interaction tables, drug risk profiles, and FDA guidelines, as well as two new appendices that summarize chapter questions and summarize highest-risk drug interactions. Covers the best uses for new biologic therapeutics. Contains new chapters covering medical decision-making principles, PDE-4 and JAK inhibitors, interleukin 17 inhibitors, interleukin 23 inhibitors, additional biologic therapeutics, and hedgehog pathway inhibitors. Contains quick-access summaries of indications/contraindications, dosage guidelines, drug interactions, drug monitoring guidelines, adverse effects, and treatment protocols. Features a highly detailed, disease-specific index, as well as purchase information for major drugs. Helps you assess your knowledge and prepare for certification or recertification with about 800 review questions and answers throughout the book. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Transgender Dermatology,An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics

Transgender Dermatology,An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics

Author: Lauren Meshkov Bonati, Jared R. Jagdeo Format: Hardback Release Date: 28/04/2020

This issue of Dermatologic Clinics, guest edited by Drs. Lauren Meshkov Bonati and Jared Jagdeo, is devoted to Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Dermatology. Articles in this timely issue include: Historical Perspective on the Dermatologic Care of Sexual and Gender Minority Populations; Healthcare Inequities and Resultant Morbidity in the Sexual and Gender Minority Population; Editorial: Transgender Patients' Experiences in Healthcare; Medical Dermatology and Multidisciplinary Care for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Patients; Skin Cancer and Risk Factors in the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender, and Questioning Population; Acne and the Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Teenager; Penile, Scrotal, and Anal Dermatitides in Male Sexual and Gender Minority Patients; What Every Dermatologist Should Know About PrE P; Where Do We Stand Now? A Survey of Physicians Involved in Gender Affirming Care; Androgenetic Alopecia in Gender Minority Patients; Minimally Invasive Procedures for Gender Affirmation; Surgical Facial Aesthetics for Gender Affirmation; Ways to Improve Sexual and Gender Minority Care in the Office and Institution; and How to Start a Resident Clinic for Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, and Transgender Patients.

Clinical Dermatology A Color Guide to Diagnosis and Therapy

Clinical Dermatology A Color Guide to Diagnosis and Therapy

Author: James G. H. Dinulos Format: Hardback Release Date: 10/04/2020

Trusted by general dermatologists, family physicians, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and more, Habif's Clinical Dermatology: A Color Guide to Diagnosis and Therapy provides superbly illustrated, easy-to-follow guidance on skin conditions commonly seen in practice. This bestselling manual helps you identify, treat, and manage even hard-to-diagnose skin disorders and provides state-of-the-art answers on every aspect of dermatologic care. In this carefully revised 7th Edition, Dr. James Dinulos builds upon the foundation of excellence established by Dr. Thomas Habif, ensuring that this manual remains a global leader in the field and an indispensable resource in daily practice. Allows you to compare your clinical findings to thousands of high-quality color images?including many new photographs from the libraries of Dr. Dinulos and Dr. Habif?depicting virtually any skin condition. Features a highly visual Regional DDx Atlas section that helps you narrow down diagnoses and directs you to the section in the text that provides more information. Online, the DDx Mannnequin provides this same function. Provides a Disorders Index for quick retrieval of information, as well as a Quick Reference Formulary at the beginning of the book. Updates you on the newest treatment options throughout, including current uses and off-label treatments. Includes numerous quick-reference tables that summarize need to know diagnostic and therapeutic evidence. Enhanced eBook version included with purchase. Your enhanced eBook allows you to access all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Melanoma Translational Research and Emerging Therapies

Melanoma Translational Research and Emerging Therapies

Author: Sanjiv S. Agarwala Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/03/2020

Assembling, reviewing, and synthesizing state-of-the-art information on translational research and therapies of melanoma into one convenient source, Melanoma: Translational Research and Emerging Therapies provides clinicians and researchers the necessary context and perspective to intergrate and effectively deploy cutting-edge therapies into daily practice. This source: synthesizes the scientific principles, clinical trial results, and clinical implications of emerging and translational melanoma therapies covers the entire range of translational research and therapies, including pathogenesis, progression pathways, immunotherapy, gene therapy, adjuvant therapy, surgical staging, and metastatic disease provides context and perspective to enable the clinician to select and use new therapies effectively and knowledgeably

Dermatology: A Quick Reference Guide

Dermatology: A Quick Reference Guide

Author: John Kirby Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 31/03/2020

Covering many aspects of dermatology, this handy and comprehensive reference aid is packed with key information on common skin problems including quick reference treatment guidelines. Topics include: *The integumentary system *Anatomy and physiology *How skin is affected by infection, ageing and ethnicity *Skin healing and wound management *Describing skin conditions *Pharmacology *Eczema and dermatitis *Fungal infections *Acne vulgaris *Evaluation of melanoma and pigmented lesions *Common skin conditions in primary care

Skin Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

Skin Disease Diagnosis and Treatment

Author: Thomas P. Habif, James G. H. Dinulos, M. Shane Chapman, Kathryn A. Zug Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 09/03/2020

Get practical guidance from renowned dermatologist Dr. Thomas Habif and his expert team of co-authors in this user-friendly, focused text. Written specifically for the non-specialist, this easy-to-follow reference offers precisely the diagnostic and treatment information you need to quickly identify the 250 skin disorders you're most likely to see. It's an ideal resource for any medical practitioner who'd rather treat than refer patients with skin disease, as well as an excellent review for board preparation. Comprehensive yet concise, bullet-point format provides classification of primary, secondary, and special lesions, pediatric considerations, clinical pearls to guide decision making, and more. Disorders Index at the front of the book speeds you quickly to a desired topic, and the dermatologic drug formulary and differential diagnosis by anatomical region and lesion guide provide rapid access to essential clinical information. Easy-to-understand schematics indicate disease distribution across the body (from rare to common) for each key disorder. Updated with the latest therapy options and expanded coverage of key topics, including drug reactions and tropical disease. Hundreds of new and never-before-published images (more than 1,000 photographs in all) clearly depict how skin disorders present at different stages. Expert ConsultT eBook version included with purchase. This enhanced eBook experience allows you to search all of the text, figures, and references from the book on a variety of devices.

Therapies for Nail Disorders A Quick Guide to Best Practice

Therapies for Nail Disorders A Quick Guide to Best Practice

Author: Nilton Di Chiacchio Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 04/03/2020

This concise text presents the essential points of diagnosis and a quick guide to what are currently the best evidence-based practices in treatment methods. In addition to material on the diseases themselves, there are useful appendices on how to carry out ancillary procedures. Contents: Acute paronychia * Bowen disease * Brittle nails * Chronic paronychia * Eczema * Erythronychia * Glomus tumor * Hematomas * Herpes simplex * Ingrowing nail * Lichen planus * Melanoma * Melanonychias * Myxoid cysts * Onycholysis * Onychomatricoma * Onychomycosis * Onychotillomania * Psoriasis * Retronychia * Squamous cell carcinoma * Subungual exostosis * Trachyonychia * Transverse overcurvature * Warts * Yellow nail syndrome * Practical procedures * Preparing a biopsy specimen

Therapies for Nail Disorders A Quick Guide to Best Practice

Therapies for Nail Disorders A Quick Guide to Best Practice

Author: Nilton Di Chiacchio Format: Hardback Release Date: 04/03/2020

This concise text presents the essential points of diagnosis and a quick guide to what are currently the best evidence-based practices in treatment methods. In addition to material on the diseases themselves, there are useful appendices on how to carry out ancillary procedures. Contents: Acute paronychia * Bowen disease * Brittle nails * Chronic paronychia * Eczema * Erythronychia * Glomus tumor * Hematomas * Herpes simplex * Ingrowing nail * Lichen planus * Melanoma * Melanonychias * Myxoid cysts * Onycholysis * Onychomatricoma * Onychomycosis * Onychotillomania * Psoriasis * Retronychia * Squamous cell carcinoma * Subungual exostosis * Trachyonychia * Transverse overcurvature * Warts * Yellow nail syndrome * Practical procedures * Preparing a biopsy specimen

Medico-Legal Aspects of Dermatology & Plastic Surgery

Medico-Legal Aspects of Dermatology & Plastic Surgery

Author: Venkataram Mysore, Satish Bhat, Subodh Premanand Sirur Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 28/02/2020

This is first of its kind, meant to explain Legal aspects of Medicine. Senior Doctors from across the country have contributed chapters on different aspects. It particularly emphasizes patients of Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery. New issues such as advertisements, social media are also included. Issues of Quackery, socially relevant chapters such as POCSO Act, are covered.

Patterson. Enfermedades alergicas

Patterson. Enfermedades alergicas

Author: Leslie Grammer Format: Paperback / softback Release Date: 25/02/2020