May 2009 | Volume 8 | Issue 5
The Efficacy and Safety of a New U.S. BotulinumToxin Type A in the Retreatment of Glabellar LinesFollowing Open-Label Treatment
Introduction: A new U.S. Botulinum toxin type A (BoNT-A) has been shown to be safe and effective when administered once, but there is a paucity of clinical evidence regarding long-term use.
Background: Recent research demonstrated that vitamin D, apart from calcium-related actions, has antiproliferative, prodifferentiative and immunomodulatory activities.
Objective: To dete...
Treatment of Keloid Scars Post-Shave ExcisionWith Imiquimod 5% Cream: A Prospective,Double-Blind, Placebo-Controlled Pilot Study
Background: No effective treatment exists for permanent keloid removal. When applied to excised-sites, imiquimod 5% cream reduces keloid recurrence. Case series suggest the tolerability and eff...
Background: Current treatments for acne rosacea are often associated with unsatisfactory outcomes and adverse effects.
Objective: To determine the efficacy and tolerability of a new moist...
An Open-Label Trial of the Efficacy of 15%Aluminum Chloride in 2% Salicylic Acid Gel Basein the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe PrimaryAxillary Hyperhidrosis
Primary focal hyperhidrosis (HH) is a chronic disorder of excessive sweating. A single-center, open-label study was performed to determine the efficacy and safety of 15% aluminum chloride (AC) in 2% ...
Fractional resurfacing has become an increasingly popular treatment for photodamage. Non-ablative and ablative fractional resurfacing modalities both have a variety of different devices that may be u...
The advent of highly active anti-retroviral therapy (HAART) has extended the lives of patients affected by human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) disease. A common cutaneous side effect of HAART is facia...
Linear Hypopigmentation and CutaneousAtrophy Following Intra - Articular SteroidInjections for de Quervain's Tendonitis
Intralesional and intra-articular corticosteroids are commonly used therapies in the fields of dermatology, orthopedic surgery and rheumatology. The authors present the case of a 32-year-old female w...
This supplement to the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology was made possible through an educational grant provided by SkinMedica....
This supplement to the Journal of Drugs in Dermatology was made possible through an educational grant provided by Genentech, Inc....