COVID-19 News & Resource Center
COVID-19 News & Resources
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EPI Health has graciously supported the COVID-19 News and Resource Center. COVID-19 DERM TOPICS Safely Reopening Derm Practices Video Series JDD COVID-19 Webinar Series COVID-19: Urgent Medical and Aesthetic Issues for Dermatology Streamed live on April 1st, 2020, and now available to watch on-demand, this webinar panel provides discussion, guidance, and leadership for dermatologists and …
It’s Mnemonic Monday! Let’s Really Party Hard T(w)oNight
Pseudoporphyria
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On this Mnemonic Monday, we challenge you to remember medications or activities associated with pseudoporphyria with the following mnemonic: Let’s Really Party Hard T(w)oNight Lasix (furosemide) Retinoids Pyridoxine Hemodialysis Thiazides Tanning beds NSAIDs Click HERE to print your mnemonic card. Study More! Need a refresher on Porphyria Cutanea Tarda (PCT) and pseudoporphyria? Che …
Patient Buzz Series: Skin Bias in Dermatology
Skin bias in dermatology
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The topic of disparities in the dermatologic care of skin of color is now receiving national attention in the consumer press. Articles in this month’s Patient Buzz address questions, including: Is skin bias in dermatology endangering people of color? Why are dermatology images not more diverse? What should Black patients know before their next dermatology visit? Don’t be caught off guard wi …
Skin Lesions – Friday Pop Quiz 9/18
Buttonhole sign
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Which of the following findings can be elicited during examination of these widespread skin lesions? A. Buttonhole sign B. Dimple sign C. Crowe's sign D. Darier's sign E. Pseudo-Darier's sign To find out the correct answer and read the explanation, click here.  Brought to you by our brand partner Derm In-Review.  A product of SanovaWorks. …
Resident Application Q&A with Dr. Sacharitha Bowers
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Do you have questions about the upcoming Resident Application Cycle? The Next Steps in Derm sister site, Derm In-Review has been hosting a fabulous series of interviews with Program Directors and faculty.  Derm In-Review Advisory Council member, Cula Dautriche asks all the questions that incoming residents want to know!  One recent interview featured Dr. Sacharitha Bowers, from Southern Illinois …
Patient Buzz: Teen Skin Care
Teen skin care
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Seventeen recently wrote an article sharing skin care advice dermatologists give their own teens. For expert advice on how to counsel teens in caring for their skin, I consulted dermatologist Candrice Heath, MD, assistant professor at Lewis Katz School of Medicine at Temple University. Dr. Heath is board-certified in dermatology, pediatrics, and pediatric dermatology. What are the most impo …