Editor's Choice August 2012
Consider drugs as a cause or an exacerbating factor in patients diagnosed with subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus!
What amount of hair do women want?
Topical sunscreens and vitamin D
IVIg in TEN: time to re-evaluate the efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin in the management of toxic epidermal necrolysis
Updates from the British Association of Dermatologists 91st Annual Meeting, 5–7 July 2011, London, U.K.
The tumour suppressor p53 is frequently nonfunctional in Sézary syndrome
Delusional infestation and the specimen sign: a European multicentre study in 148 consecutive cases
Detection of antibodies against the non-calcium-dependent epitopes of desmoglein 3 in pemphigus vulgaris and their pathogenic significance
Role of induced negative and positive emotions in sensitivity to itch and pain in women
In vivo assessment of chronological ageing and photoageing in forearm skin using reflectance confocal microscopy
Dermoscopy of lentigo maligna melanoma: report of 125 cases
Topical valrubicin application reduces skin inflammation in murine models
Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus and its association with drugs: a population-based matched case–control study of 234 patients in Sweden
Gender-specific association of androgenetic alopecia with metabolic syndrome in a middle-aged Korean population
Interleukin-4 genetic variants correlate with its transcript and protein levels in patients with vitiligo
What women want – quantifying the perception of hair amount: an analysis of hair diameter and density changes with age in caucasian women
Indocyanine green-augmented diode laser treatment of port-wine stains: clinical and histological evidence for a new treatment option from a randomized controlled trial
Rapid wound healing of scalp wounds devoid of periosteum with milling of the outer table and split-thickness skin grafting
Expression of the T-cell regulatory marker FOXP3 in primary cutaneous large B-cell lymphoma tumour cells
BAFF levels are increased in lesional skin and sera in patients with cutaneous T-cell lymphoma
Excised melanocytic lesions in children and adolescents – a 10-year survey
Long-term follow-up of patients with Herlitz-type junctional epidermolysis bullosa
Anatomical exposure patterns of skin to sunlight: relative contributions of direct, diffuse and reflected ultraviolet radiation
The relation between sunscreen layer thickness and vitamin D production after ultraviolet B exposure: a randomized clinical trial
Reflectance confocal microscopy: an effective tool for monitoring ultraviolet B phototherapy in psoriasis
Successful and safe use of 2 min cold atmospheric argon plasma in chronic wounds: results of a randomized controlled trial
Infliximab for the treatment of psoriasis in the U.K.: 9 years' experience of infusion reactions at a single centre
Efficacy and safety of biologics in erythrodermic psoriasis: a multicentre, retrospective study
The efficacy of intravenous immunoglobulin for the treatment of toxic epidermal necrolysis: a systematic review and meta-analysis
Immunoregulatory effects of isotretinoin in patients with acne
Serum levels of visfatin and omentin-1 in patients with psoriasis and their relation to disease severity
Recurrent heterozygous missense mutation, p.Gly573Ser, in the TRPV3 gene in an Indian boy with sporadic Olmsted syndrome
Introduction of intermediate care dermatology services in Norfolk, England was followed by a 67% increase in referrals to the local secondary care dermatology department
Twenty top tips to triumph in dermatology
The use of a hand-held mirror to reduce litigation and improve communication in dermatological surgery
Optimizing adherence of full-thickness skin grafts to the wound bed of the nasal ala with the ‘sandwich suture’
Differing patterns of methotrexate use for psoriatic disease among dermatologists and rheumatologists
Soluble CD40 ligand is not elevated in plasma of patients with chronic spontaneous urticaria
Prolonged elevation of serum granulysin in drug-induced hypersensitivity syndrome
DLQI and CDLQI scores should not be combined
How the ‘HAMMER’ can help in effectively treating skin cancer
Inhibition of p38 kinase suppresses the development of psoriasis-like lesions in a human skin transplant model of psoriasis
The inflammatory markers in psoriasis
The inflammatory markers in psoriasis: reply from authors
News and Notices
Behaviour change: the whole elephant
(Re)-emerging infections in dermatovenereology: the value of (molecular) epidemiology for prevention
Skin cancer prevention
Superior outcome of women with cutaneous melanoma
The veterans affairs topical tretinoin chemoprevention (VATTC) trial
Prevention of skin cancer in organ transplant recipients
Atopic dermatitis and air pollution
Can probiotics prevent atopic dermatitis?
Barrier enhancement for eczema prevention: the BEEP feasibility study
Prevention of eczema in children: an overview of reviews
Eczema is a risk factor for incident attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
Evidence-based prevention programmes in occupational dermatitis
Legislation as a means of prevention
The EDEN fragrance study
Prevention and psoriasis
Critical appraisal of treatment guidelines for psoriasis
Safety assessment of psoriasis therapy in the 21st century: promise and problems
Can early treatment prevent disease progression? Lessons from rheumatology
Aspirin and risk of basal cell carcinoma: a population-based linkage study
Prevalence of actinic keratoses and its risk factors: Rotterdam study
Nonmelanoma skin cancer treatment in patients with limited life expectancy
U.S. veteran angiotensin-converting enzyme inhibitor and angiotensin receptor blocker use and keratinocyte carcinoma
Validation of children's eczema questionnaire in children aged 0-2 years
Filaggrin mutations as predictor for treatment outcome in atopic dermatitis
Prophylactic antibiotics for prevention of cellulitis (erysipelas) of the leg
Early life antibiotic exposure and the risk of atopic eczema
Consider all-day water exposure in hand eczema prevention
What predicts health-related quality of life in chronic hand eczema?
Prevention of severe occupational dermatoses: a 1-year follow-up study
Atherosclerosis and cardiovascular outcomes in psoriasis: a population-based study
Prevalence of doctor-diagnosed psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis in southern Sweden
Variation in beliefs about safety and effectiveness of psoriasis treatments
Utilization of biologic therapy for psoriasis in the U.S.A.
Interpretation of Skindex-29 score differences using Rasch scaling
Successful primary prevention of latex allergy: how come?
Impact of media on handheld umbrella use for sun protection
Increasing prevalence of psoriasis in a general population in Norway
Meta-analysis of indoor tanning and nonmelanoma skin cancer
Transepidermal water loss and Staphylococcus aureus colonization in atopic dermatitis
Housing attenuates relationship between eczema and asthma at 16 years
Leishmanization worth revisiting
internet survey of tattoo skin care
Subacute cutaneous lupus erythematosus and its association with drugs
Cicatricial alopecia in Iranian patients
Does ‘autoreactivity’ play a role in atopic dermatitis?
Complicating factors of adult in patients with severe atopic dermatitis
Impact of food allergy in allergic march
Incidence and recurrence of skin cancer in patients with lymphoma
Novel association of BNC2 and UGT1A with quantitative skin colour
Conditional survival of malignant melanoma in the Netherlands: 1994-2009
Is there an association between diet, obesity and acne?
Heterogeneity of patients treated with biologics in Psonet countries
Doctor consultation rates in patients with psoriasis in southern Sweden
Negative psychological impact of striae gravidarum
Occupational hand eczema among dental workers in Kumamoto City, Japan
Clinical epidemiology: knowledge, motivation and praxis of ultraviolet protection
Ciclosporin treatment in patients with severe atopic dermatitis in daily practice
Clinical and serological follow-up in atopic dermatitis in daily practice
Cochrane reviews: implications for healthcare research
A population-based prevalence study of atopic dermatitis for adults
Vitiligo-like depigmentation in patients with metastatic melanoma on immunotherapy: a systematic review
First results from the development of a new disease-specific quality of life instrument
Second primary melanomas have similar characteristics to the initial melanoma
Patient decision aid for psoriasis based on clinical practice guidelines
Miltefosine in treatment of cutaneous leishmaniasis: a randomized controlled trial
Measurement properties of outcome measures for vitiligo: a systematic review
Atopic and nonatopic eczema: results from a population-based cross-sectional study
Eczema severity is associated with multiple comorbid conditions
Which outcomes should we measure in vitiligo?
Chronic pruritus: a population-based longitudinal study of prevalence, incidence and determinants
Physician survey of dermatology quality reporting system in Colorado