Full Text Articles in Dermatology

1Multicenter, Phase II Study of Axitinib, a Selective Second-Generation Inhibitor of Vascular Endothelial Growth Factor Receptors 1, 2, 3, in Patients with Metastatic MelanomaClinical Cancer Research, October 08, 2012  Full Text  Clinical Article
2Phase I/II and Pharmacodynamic Study of Dovitinib (TKI258)-an Inhibitor of Fibroblast Growth Factor Receptors and VEGF Receptors-in Patients with Advanced MelanomaClinical Cancer Research, October 08, 2012  Full Text  Clinical Article
3Effect of vaccination with N-glycolyl GM3/VSSP vaccine by subcutaneous injection in patients with advanced cutaneous melanomaCancer Management and Research, October 08, 2012  Full Text
4Recurrence and Outcomes of Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis in ChildrenPediatrics, October 07, 2012  Full Text
5What determines patient preferences for treating low risk basal cell carcinoma when comparing surgery vs imiquimod? A discrete choice experiment survey from the SINS trialBMC Dermatology, October 05, 2012  Full Text  Clinical Article
6Hepatic steatosis, carotid plaques and achieving MDA in psoriatic arthritis patients starting TNF-alpha blockers treatment: a prospective studyArthritis Research & Therapy, October 05, 2012  Full Text  Clinical Article
7The treatment of melasma by silymarin creamBMC Dermatology, October 03, 2012  Full Text  Clinical Article
8Radiocontrast Media Allergic Reactions and Interventional Pain Practice - A ReviewPain Physician, October 03, 2012  Full Text
9Experiences with Surgical treatment of chronic lower limb ulcers at a Tertiary hospital in northwestern Tanzania: A prospective review of 300 casesBMC Dermatology, October 02, 2012  Full Text
10Virus Selectively Primes Human Langerhans Cells for CD70 Expression Promoting CD8+ T Cell Responses Journal of Immunology, October 01, 2012  Full Text
1UCLA researchers develop new combination therapy to fight melanomaUCLA Health System, April 01, 2015
2More than 25 percent of acne patients fail to get prescribed medicationsWake Forest Baptist Medical Center News, April 01, 2015
33D human skin maps aid study of relationships between molecules, microbes and environmentUC San Diego Health System, April 01, 2015
4Nanoparticle therapy promotes wound healingAlbert Einstein College of Medicine News, March 31, 2015
5American College of Physicians joins HHS in accelerating alternative payment methods through ‘Health Care Payment Learning and Action Network’ American College of Physicians News, March 26, 2015
6Are some cosmetics promising too much?FDA Press Announcements, March 25, 2015
7Macrophages may play critical role in melanoma resistance to BRAF inhibitorsThe Wistar Institute News, March 19, 2015

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Platelet activation correlates with disease severity in urticarial

As reported in Platelets, the mean platelet volume, platelet distribution width, platelet aggregation, and soluble P-selectin levels were elevated in patients with chronic urticaria (n=45) compared to healthy controls.

Down-regulation of IGF-1 involved in male pattern baldness

As reported in Experimental Dermatology, secretion of IGF-1, IGFBP-2, and IGFBP-4 is decreased in the dermal papillae of balding hair follicles compared to non-balding hair follicles.

Risk factors for mortality in patients with pressure ulcers

As reported in the International Wound Journal, 90- and 180-day mortality amongst hospitalized patients with pressure ulcers was associated with diabetes, chronic renal failure, congestive heart failure, and metastatic cancer. Ninety-day, but not 180-day mortality, was associated with myocardial infarction, cerebrovascular disease, liver disease, and HIV/AIDS. The only laboratory parameter associated with mortality rates was albumin.

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