Treatment of Skin Disease: Comprehensive Therapeutic Strategies

Mark G. Lebwohl

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  • ISBN: 9780702052354
  • Author: Mark G. Lebwohl
  • Publ Date: 2013-10-30
  • Edition: 4
  • Binding: MM
  • Pages: 888
  • Imprint: SAUNDERS #
  • Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Country of Publication: United Kingdom
  • ID - 428850

Table of Contents :

1 Acanthosis Nigricans 2 Acne Keloidalis Nuchae 3 Acne Vulgaris 4 Acrodermatitis Enteropathica 5 Actinic Keratoses 6 Actinic Prurigo 7 Actinomycosis 8 Acute Generalized Exanthematous Pustulosis 9 Allergic Contact Dermatitis and Photoallergy 10 Alopecia Areata 11 Amyloidosis 12 Androgenetic alopecia 13 Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia 14 Angular cheilitis 15 Anogenital warts 16 Antiphospholipid syndrome 17 Aphthous Stomatitis 18 Atopic Dermatitis 19 Atypical Nevi 20 Autoimmune progrestone dermatitis 21 Bacillary Angiomatosis 22 Balanitis 23 Basal Cell Carcinoma 24 Becker's Nevus 25 Bed bugs 26 Behcet's Disease 27 Bioterrorism 28 Bites and Stings 29 Blastomycosis 30 Blistering Distal Dactylitis 31 Bowen's Disease and Erythroplasia of Queyrat 32 Bullous Pemphigoid 33 Burning Mouth Syndrome (Glossodynia) 34 Calcinosis Cutis 35 Calciphylaxis 36 Cutaneous candidiasis and chronic mucocutaneous candidiasis 37 Capillaritis (pigmented purpuric dermatoses) 38 Cat Scratch Disease 39 Cellulite 40 Cellulitis and Erysipelas 41 Chancroid 42 Chilblains 43 Chondrodermatitis nodularis helicis chronicus 44 Chromoblastomycosis 45 Chronic Actinic Dermatitis 46 Coccidioidomycosis 47 Cryptococcosis 48 Darier Disease 49 Decubitus Ulcers 50 Delusions of Parasitosis 51 Dermatitis Artefacta 52 Dermatitis Herpetiformis 53 Dermatofibrosarcoma Protuberans 54 Dermatologic Non Disease 55 Dermatomyositis 56 Diaper dermatitis 57 Discoid eczema 58 Discoid lupus erythematosus 59 Dissecting Cellulitis of the Scalp 60 Drug eruptions 61 Eosinophilic Fasciitis 62 Epidermal nevi 63 Epidermodysplasia Verruciformis 64 Epidermolysis Bullosa 65 Epidermolysis Bullosa Acquisita 66 Erosive Pustular Dermatosis 67 Erythema Annulare Centrifugum 68 Erythema Dyschromicum Perstans 69 Erythema Elevatum Diutinum 70 Erythema Multiforme 71 Erythema Nodosum 72 Erythrasma 73 Erythroderma 74 Erythrokeratodermas 75 Erythromelalgia 76 Erythropoietic Protoporphyria 77 Extramammary Paget's Disease 78 Fabry disease 79 Flushing 80 Follicular Mucinosis 81 Folliculitis 82 Folliculitis decalvans 83 Fox-Fordyce Disease 84 Furunculosis 85 Geographic Tongue 86 Gianotti-Crosti Syndrome 87 Gonorrhea 88 Graft Versus Host Disease 89 Granuloma Annulare 90 Granuloma Faciale 91 Granuloma Inguinale 92 Granulomatous Cheilitis 93 Hailey-Hailey Disease 94 Hemangiomas 95 Hereditary Angioedema 96 Hereditary Hemorrhagic Telangiectasia 97 Herpes Genitalis 98 Herpes Labialis 99 Herpes Zoster 100 Hidradenitis Suppurativa 101 Histoplasmosis 102 Hydroa Vacciniforme 103 Hyperhidrosis 104 Hypertrichosis and Hirsutism 105 Ichthyoses 106 Impetigo 107 Irritant Contact Dermatitis 108 Jellyfish stings 109 Jessner's lymphocytic infiltrate 110 Juvenile Plantar Dermatosis 111 Juvenile Xanthogranuloma 112 Kaposi Sarcoma 113 Kawasaki Disease 114 Keloid Scarring 115 Keratoacanthoma 116 Keratosis Pilaris and Variants 117 Langerhans Cell Histiocytosis 118 Cutaneous Larva Migrans 119 Leg Ulcers 120 Leiomyoma 121 Leishmaniasis 122 Lentigo Maligna 123 Leprosy (Including Reactions) 124 Leukocytoclasic Vasculitis 125 Lichen Myxedematosus 126 Lichen Nitidus 127 Lichen Planopilaris 128 Lichen Planus 129 Lichen Sclerosus 130 Lichen Simplex Chronicus 131 Linear IgA Bullous Dermatosis 132 Lipodermatosclerosis 133 Livedo Reticularis 134 Livedoid Vasculopathy 135 Lyme Borreliosis 136 Lymphangioma Circumscriptum 137 Lymphedema 138 Lymphocytoma Cutis 139 Lymphogranuloma Venereum 140 Lymphomatoid Papulosis 141 Malignant Atrophic Paupulosis 142 Malignant Melanoma 143 Mastocytoses 144 Melasma 145 Merkel Cell Carcinoma 146 Methicillin-Resistant Staphylococcus Aureus (MRSA) 147 Miliaria 148 Molluscum Contagiosum 149 Morphea 150 Mucoceles 151 Mucous Membrane Pemphigoid 152 Mycetoma: Eumycetoma and Actinomycetoma 153 Mycobacteria (atypical) skin infections 154 Mycosis Fungoides 155 Myiasis 156 Myxoid Cyst 157 Necrobiosis Lipoidica 158 Necrolytic Migratory Erythema 159 Nephrogenic Systemic Fibrosis 160 Neurofibromatosis, Type 1 161 Nevoid Basal Cell Carcinoma Syndrome 162 Nevus Sebaceus 163 Notalgia paresthetica 164 Onchocerciasis 165 Oral Lichen Planus 166 Orf 167 Palmoplantar Keratoderma 168 Palmoplantar Pustulosis 169 Panniculitis 170 Papular Urticaria 171 Paracoccidioidomycosis (South American Blastomycosis) 172 Parapsoriasis 173 Paronychia 174 Parvovirus Infection 175 Pediculosis 176 Pemphigus 177 Perforating Dermatoses 178 Perioral Dermatitis 179 Peutz-Jeghers Syndrome 180 Physical Urticarias, Aquagenic Pruritis, and Cholinergic Pruritus 181 Pinta and Yaws 182 Pitted and Ringed Keratolysis (Keratolysis Plautare Sulcatum) 183 Pityriases Rubra Pilaris 184 Pityriasis Lichenoides Chronica 185 Pityriasis Lichenoides et Varioliformis Acuta 186 Pityriasis Rosea 187 Cutaneous Polyarteritis nodosa 188 Polycystic Ovary Syndrome 189 Polymorphic Light Eruption 190 Pompholyx 191 Porokeratoses 192 Porphyria Cutanea Tarda 193 Port wine stain ("Nevus flammeus") (new title) 194 Pregnancy Dermatoses 195 Pretibial Myxedema 196 Prurigo Nodularis 197 Prurigo Pigmentosa 198 Pruritus 199 Pruritus Ani 200 Pruritus Vulvae 201 Pseudofolliculitis Barbae 202 Pseudoxanthoma Elasticum 203 Psoriasis 204 Psychogenic Excoriation 205 Pyoderma Gangrenosum 206 Pyogenic Granulomas 207 Radiation Dermatitis 208 Raynaud's Disease and Phenomenon 209 Reactive Arthritis 210 Relapsing Polychondritis 211 Rhinophyma 212 Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever and other Rickettsial Infections 213 Rosacea 214 Sarcoidosis 215 Scabies 216 Scleredema 217 Scleroderma 218 Sebaceous Hyperplasia 219 Seborrheic Eczema 220 Seborrheic Keratosis 221 Sporotrichosis 222 Squamous Cell Carcinoma 223 Staphylococcal Scalded Skin Syndrome 224 Steatocystoma Multiplex 225 Stoma Care 226 Striae 227 Subacute Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus 228 Subcorneal Pustular Dermatosis 229 Subcutaneous Fat Necrosis of the Newborn 230 Sweet Syndrome 231 Syphilis 232 Syringomata 233 Tinea Capitis 234 Tinea Pedis and Skin Dermatophytosis 235 Tinea unguium 236 Tinea versicolor (pityriasis versicolor) 237 Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis and Stevens-Johnson Syndrome 238 Transient Acantholytic Dermatosis (Grover's Disease) 239 Trichotillimania 240 Tuberculosis and Tuberculids 241 Urticaria and Angioedema 242 Varicella 243 Viral exanthems: rubella, roseola, rubeola, enterovirus 244 Viral Warts 245 Vitiligo 246 Vulvodynia 247 Wells Syndrome (Syn. Eosinophilic cellulitis) 248 Xanthomas 249 Xeroderma Pigmentosum 250 Xerosis 251 Yellow Nail Syndrome


Description:

2014 BMA Medical Book Awards Highly Commended in Internal Medicine category! Treatment of Skin Disease is your definitive source for managing the complete range of dermatologic conditions you're likely to encounter in practice. This medical reference book boasts an intuitive and easy to use format that covers the full spectrum of options, equipping you with not only standard treatment strategies, but second- and third-line therapies for instances when other alternatives fail. You'll be thoroughly prepared to offer your patients the expertly informed medical care they deserve when facing common or complex dermatologic diseases.


Review:

"This is one of my favorite dermatology books IN THE WHOLE WIDE WORLD. Avoid finding yourself stumped on what to do next for the challenging patient with whom "you have tried everything." Your next step should be this book. There is a code that you can use to access the reference online. I am unaware of any comparable reference."-Patricia Wong, MD(Stanford University Medical Center) Doody Review: 5 stars Treatment of Skin Disease, 4th edition Lebwohl M, Heymann W, Berth-Jones J and Coulson I As a self-confessed bibliophile, I have many books - some I have not even opened but just enjoy having while others are real workhorses hat I use most days. "Treatment of Skin Disease "is firmly in the second category. I have bought every edition and used each one almost every day in the clinic. Its simple layout makes it easy to find what you are looking for. In each chapter there is a consistent format of: a brief synopsis (which I usually ignore); a suggested management strategy; and specific investigations followed by therapies, which are divided into first-line, second-line and third-line. Often, I glance at the headings to make sure I haven't forgotten anything. The brief summaries of the papers are particularly useful. I only retain an overall impression once I have read a paper; however, there are times when it is useful to appear better informed and this book gives me the edge. I can quickly swot up and appear better informed than is perhaps justified. This is particularly useful when we have trainees or competitive colleagues in the clinic! It was useful this morning to be able to quote that, in a study of 42 patients, methotrexate produced a 42% reduction in the severity score for atopic dermatitis, compared with 39% for azathioprine. If only I could remember such things! Of course, some of the investigations and treatments are a little unrealistic - for example, video dermoscopy for lichen planopilaris - but even the very thought of it adds to the enjoyment of reading about options when faced with some therapeutically challenging problems. It has also saved me hours of work when challenged by the hospital pharmacy to justify some off-formulary therapy. I usually just refer to the relevant section and send them a copy, along with the reference. Of course, I could do a literature search, but there are only a limited number of hours in the day. It is a book I keep in my clinic, along with Bolognia's "Dermatology "and a drug rash book. I would feel vulnerable without them. Of course, by using the web version (you get free access with the book), you can access it easily at the clinic, but I prefer the hard copy myself."Reviewed by: Neill Hepburn MD FRCP Consultant Dermatologist, Lincoln County Hospital? Date: 2014" "Without doubt this is an excellent book and the reader is encouraged to dip in and read around a topic and enhance their knowledge. It is also a super reference book, particulary when wanting more information about dermatological therapeutics - an area that is often neglected. Of course as expected in a classy dermatology book, the production values are superb with plenty of pretty pictures - in colour of course. All in all, this is a top class dermatology book and is ideal to quickly look up and read what is the best theraphy or range of treatments for a given condition." Reviewed by: Dr Harry Brown Date: April 2014


 


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