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Clinical Cases in Phototherapy

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John Koo, Mio Nakamura. Springer , 2017.
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This case book will be based on real life scenarios of patient cases which have been encountered over several decades in one of the largest phototherapy centers in the United States. To our knowledge, there has not been anything similar published to date. By presenting various cases and how to manage such cases, we aim to educate dermatology trainees and practicing dermatologist who are trying to familiarize themselves with phototherapy. A recent study has shown that many dermatologists do not …
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Koo, John
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Nakamura, Mio
Responsibility
John Koo, Mio Nakamura
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (xiii, 200 pages) : 44 illus., 39 illus. in color
Series Title
Clinical cases in dermatology
ISBN
9783319515984 (print ed.)
9783319515991
Subjects (MeSH)
Phototherapy
Skin Diseases - therapy
Abstract
This case book will be based on real life scenarios of patient cases which have been encountered over several decades in one of the largest phototherapy centers in the United States. To our knowledge, there has not been anything similar published to date. By presenting various cases and how to manage such cases, we aim to educate dermatology trainees and practicing dermatologist who are trying to familiarize themselves with phototherapy. A recent study has shown that many dermatologists do not know how to administer phototherapy, and most graduating residents do not have adequate teaching and experience with administering phototherapy during their residencies. Therefore, the hope is that this book will fill a critical gap in the field of dermatology.
Contents
Ultraviolet B Phototherapy for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Psoriasis -- PUVA for the Treatment of Moderate to Severe Psoriasis -- Excimer Laser for the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Psoriasis -- Goeckerman Therapy for the Treatment of Severe Generalized Psoriasis -- Avoiding Undertreatment with Phototherapy -- ǣErythemogenicǥ Phototherapy for Select Patients Who Need It -- Recognizing and Managing Initiation Burn -- Managing Phototherapy-Induced Burn -- When Patients Cannot Tolerate Narrowband-UVB -- Heliotherapy -- Cool Down before Initiation of Phototherapy -- Two-Step Phototherapy for Patients with Resistant Disease -- Phototherapy in the Setting of Photosensitizing Medications -- Phototherapy-Induced Iatrogenic Polymorphous Light Eruption -- Herpes Zoster During Phototherapy -- Enhancing Phototherapy with Topical Agents -- Combing Phototherapy with Acitretin: Re-PUVA and Re-UVB -- Combining Phototherapy with Methotrexate -- Combining Phototherapy with Cyclosporine ǣCool Downǥ -- Combining Phototherapy with Apremilast -- Combining Phototherapy with Biologic Agents -- Phototherapy for the Pediatric Population -- Phototherapy for the Elderly Population -- Phototherapy for Atopic Dermatitis -- Phototherapy for Vitiligo -- Phototherapy for Prurigo Nodularis -- Addressing the Question: Phototherapy and the Risk of Skin Cancer -- Prescribing a Home Phototherapy Booth -- Handheld Phototherapy Unit for Treatment of Localized Psoriasis or Scalp.
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Clinical Cases in Psoriasis

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Jashin J. Wu, editor. Springer , 2017.
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This title recognises that clinical cases are a key component in modern medical education, assisting the trainee or recertifying clinician to work through unusual cases using best practice techniques. It also acknowledges that psoriasis is an important discipline in this regard since it is a highly visual subject requiring the reader to describe often very subtle differences in the presentation of patients and define accurately the diagnostic and management criteria to base their clinical decis…
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Wu, Jashin J
Responsibility
Jashin J. Wu, editor
Place of Publication
Cham
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
2017
Physical Description
1 online resource (vii, 170 pages) : 13 illus. in color
Series Title
Clinical cases in dermatology
ISBN
9783319527789 (print ed.)
9783319527796
Subjects (MeSH)
Psoriasis - diagnosis
Psoriasistherapy - therapy
Abstract
This title recognises that clinical cases are a key component in modern medical education, assisting the trainee or recertifying clinician to work through unusual cases using best practice techniques. It also acknowledges that psoriasis is an important discipline in this regard since it is a highly visual subject requiring the reader to describe often very subtle differences in the presentation of patients and define accurately the diagnostic and management criteria to base their clinical decision-making on. The objective of this book is to provide readers with an overview of the diagnosis and multidisciplinary management of psoriasis. As part of the Clinical Cases in Dermatology series, the range of titles cover the most common skin problems encountered in clinical practice and many of the rarer diseases that may be encountered by the practicing dermatologist.
Contents
12 Year Old with Scaly, Itchy Scalp -- A 54 Year Old with Diffuse Red, Scaly Spots on Entire Body -- Red Rash on Scalp -- 41 Year Old with Nail Deformities -- 69 Year Old with Rash on the Axilla and Groin -- 45 Year Old with Red Rash on Face -- 16 Year Old with Rash on Genitals -- 70 year Old Male with Red Rash on Palms -- Noncompliant 57 Year Old Patient with Psoriasis -- Severely Obese 42 Year Old with Psoriasis -- 62 Year Old Male with Rash Induced by Tumor Necrosis Factor Inhibitor -- 33 Year Old Female with Psoriasis Planning for Pregnancy -- Infected Joint Prosthesis in a 56 Year Old with Psoriasis -- 43 Year Old with Recurrence of Red, Scaly Rash -- Joint Stiffness in a 45 Year Old with Psoriasis -- 69 Year Old with Psoriasis and a History of Skin Cancer -- Herpes Zoster Reactivation in a 40 Year Old With Psoriasis -- Tuberculosis Infection in a 58 Year Old with Psoriasis -- 50 Year Old with Psoriasis and Hepatitis B Virus Infection -- 54 Year Old with Psoriasis and hepatitis C virus infection -- HIV Infection in a 44 Year Old with Psoriasis.
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Clinical cases in integrative dermatology

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Robert A. Norman, Reena Rupani. Springer , c2015.
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Author
Norman, Robert A.
Other Authors
Rupani, Reena N.
Responsibility
Robert A. Norman, Reena Rupani
Place of Publication
Cham, Switzerland
Publisher
Springer
Date Published
c2015
Physical Description
1 online resource (xi, 122 pages)
Series Vol.
v. 4
Series Title
Clinical cases in dermatology
ISBN
9783319102436
9783319102443 (electronic bk.)
Subjects (MeSH)
Diagnosis, Differential
Integrative Medicine
Skin Diseases - Case Reports
Subjects (LCSH)
Dermatology - Case studies
Integrative medicine - Case studies
Skin - Diseases - Alternative treatment - Case studies
Contents
Acne -- Atopic Dermatitis -- Psoriasis -- Warts -- Hyperhidrosis -- Lichen Planus -- Pruritus -- Psychoneurodermatitis -- Rosacea -- Skin Cancer -- Vitiligo -- Alopecia Areata -- Photo Aging -- Stasis Dermatitis / Lymphedema -- Telogen Effluvium -- Notalgia Paresthetica -- Hidradenitis Suppurativa -- Allergic Contact Dermatitis -- Raynauds -- Lupus -- Urticaria -- Tinea -- Candidiasis -- Impetigo And MRSA Infections -- Cosmetics.
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