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November 2018

A clinician's reference guide for the management of atopic dermatitis in Asians.
Chow S, Seow CS, Dizon MV, Godse K, Foong H, Chan V, Khang TH, Xiang L, Hidayat S, Listiawan MY, Triwahyudi D, Gondokaryono SP, Sutedja E, Diana IA, Suwarsa O, Dharmadji HP, Siswati AS, Danarti R, Soebaryo R, Budianti WK; Asian Academy of Dermatology & Venereology.
Asia Pac Allergy. 2018 Oct 29;8(4):e41. doi: 10.5415/apallergy.2018.8.e41. eCollection 2018 Oct. Review.

Squamous cell carcinoma of the nail unit: a retrospective review of 19 cases in Asia and comparative review of Western literature.
Lee TM, Jo G, Kim M, Lee SH, Cho SI, Jo SJ, Mun JH.
Int J Dermatol. 2018 Nov 27. doi: 10.1111/ijd.14306. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Comparison of skin cancer incidence in Caucasian and non-Caucasian liver vs. lung transplant recipients: A tale of two regimens.
Cohen BE, Krivitskiy I, Bui S, Forrester K, Kahn J, Barbers R, Ngo B.
Clin Drug Investig. 2018 Nov 23. doi: 10.1007/s40261-018-0732-3. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Melasma: Updates and perspectives.
Kwon SH, Na JI, Choi JY, Park KC.
Exp Dermatol. 2018 Nov 13. doi: 10.1111/exd.13844. [Epub ahead of print]. Review. 

Lenzy Y (2018). Getting to the Root Book: A Dermatologist and Cosmetologist's Guide to Understanding HAIR! Massachusetts: Kingdom Root Publishing. 

October 2018

A systematic review and meta-analysis of the regional and age-related differences of atopic dermatitis clinical characteristics.
Yew YW, Thyssen JP, Silverberg JI.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Oct 1. pii: S0190-9622(18)32645-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2018.09.035. [Epub ahead of print]. Systematic review.

[Skin Diseases in Africans].
Marcos-Pinto A, Ortins-Pina A, Borges-Costa J.
Acta Med Port. 2018 Jun 6;31(9):501-508. doi: 10.20344/amp.10287. Epub 2018 Sep 28. Review. Portuguese. 

September 2018

Global epidemiology and clinical spectrum of rosacea, highlighting skin of color: Review and clinical practice experience.
Alexis AF, Callender VD, Baldwin HE, Desai SR, Rendon MI, Taylor SC.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Sep 18. pii: S0190-9622(18)32576-3. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2018.08.049. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Acquired disorders with hypopigmentation: A clinical approach to diagnosis and treatment.
Saleem MD, Oussedik E, Picardo M, Schoch JJ.
J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Sep 17. pii: S0190-9622(18)32508-8. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2018.07.070. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Clinical and biological characterization of skin pigmentation diversity and its consequences on UV impact.
Del Bino S, Duval C, Bernerd F.
Int J Mol Sci. 2018 Sep 8;19(9). pii: E2668. doi: 10.3390/ijms19092668. Review.

Dermoscopy of pigmentary disorders in brown skin.
Chatterjee M, Neema S.
Dermatol Clin. 2018 Oct;36(4):473-485. doi: 10.1016/j.det.2018.05.014. Review.

August 2018

Updates in therapeutics for folliculitis decalvans: A systematic review with evidence-based analysis.
Rambhia PH, Conic RZ, Murad A, Atanaskova-Mesinkovska N, Piliang M, Bergfeld W.J Am Acad Dermatol. 2018 Aug 6. pii: S0190-9622(18)32354-5. doi: 10.1016/j.jaad.2018.07.050. [Epub ahead of print] No abstract available. Systematic review.

The role of systemic treatments for skin lightening.
Juhasz MLW, Levin MK.
J Cosmet Dermatol. 2018 Aug 21. doi: 10.1111/jocd.12747. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

July 2018

Risk factors and complications of lower limb cellulitis in Africa: a systematic review.
Tianyi FL, Mbanga CM, Danwang C, Agbor VN.
BMJ Open. 2018 Jul 23;8(7):e021175. doi: 10.1136/bmjopen-2017-021175. Systematic review.

Characteristics and management of Asian skin.
Chan IL, Cohen S, da Cunha MG, Maluf LC.
Int J Dermatol. 2018 Jul 24. doi: 10.1111/ijd.14153. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Melanogenesis inhibitors.
Kumari S, Thng STG, Verma NK, Gautam HK.
Acta Derm Venereol. 2018 Jul 4. doi: 10.2340/00015555-3002. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

June 2018

The global prevalence and correlates of skin bleaching: a meta-analysis and meta-regression analysis.
Sagoe D, Pallesen S, Dlova NC, Lartey M, Ezzedine K, Dadzie O.
Int J Dermatol. 2018 Jun 11. doi: 10.1111/ijd.14052. [Epub ahead of print]. Systematic review.

Diagnosis and management of acral lentiginous melanoma.
Nakamura Y, Fujisawa Y.
Curr Treat Options Oncol. 2018 Jun 27;19(8):42. doi: 10.1007/s11864-018-0560-y. Review.

Traditional and ethnobotanical dermatology practices in Africa.
Dlova NC, Ollengo MA.
Clin Dermatol. 2018 May - Jun;36(3):353-362. doi: 10.1016/j.clindermatol.2018.03.009. Epub 2018 Mar 10. Review.

Photodermatoses in skin of color.
Gutierrez D, Gaulding JV, Beltran AFM, Lim HW, Pritchett EN.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2018 Jun 10. doi: 10.1111/jdv.15115. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

May 2018

Evaluation instruments for quality of life related to melasma: An integrative review.
Pollo CF, Meneguin S, Miot HA.
Clinics (Sao Paulo). 2018 May 21;73:e65. doi: 10.6061/clinics/2018/e65.  Systematic review.

Inhibitors of melanogenesis: An updated review.
Pillaiyar T, Namasivayam V, Manickam M, Jung SH.
J Med Chem. 2018 May 24. doi: 10.1021/acs.jmedchem.7b00967. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Melanoma in US Hispanics: recommended strategies to reduce disparities in outcomes.
Harvey VM.
Cutis. 2018 Apr;101(4):243-246. Review.

Review of nonmelanoma skin cancer in African Americans, Hispanics, and Asians.
Higgins S, Nazemi A, Chow M, Wysong A.
Dermatol Surg. 2018 May 9. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000001547. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Colourism: a global adolescent health concern.
Craddock N, Dlova N, Diedrichs PC.
Curr Opin Pediatr. 2018 May 8. doi: 10.1097/MOP.0000000000000638. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

April 2018

Personalized skincare: from molecular basis to clinical and commercial applications.
Markiewicz E, Idowu OC.
Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2018 Apr 11;11:161-171. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S163799. eCollection 2018. Review.

Oral tranexamic acid for the treatment of melasma: A review.
Bala HR, Lee S, Wong C, Pandya AG, Rodrigues M.
Dermatol Surg. 2018 Apr 19. doi: 10.1097/DSS.0000000000001518. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Traction alopecia: the root of the problem.
Billero V, Miteva M.
Clin Cosmet Investig Dermatol. 2018 Apr 6;11:149-159. doi: 10.2147/CCID.S137296. eCollection 2018. Review.

Optimizing the use of topical retinoids in Asian acne patients.
See JA, Goh CL, Hayashi N, Suh DH, Casintahan FA.
J Dermatol. 2018 May;45(5):522-528. doi: 10.1111/1346-8138.14314. Epub 2018 Apr 3. Review.

March 2018

Are natural ingredients effective in the management of hyperpigmentation? A systematic review.
Hollinger JC, Angra K, Halder RM.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018 Feb;11(2):28-37. Epub 2018 Feb 1. Systematic review.

[Tinea capitis and onychomycosis due to Trichophyton soudanense : Successful treatment with fluconazole-literature review].
Nenoff P, Krüger C, Schulze I, Koch D, Rahmig N, Hipler UC, Uhrlaß S.
Hautarzt. 2018 Mar 27. doi: 10.1007/s00105-018-4155-0. [Epub ahead of print] Review. German.

Treatment of melasma using tranexamic acid: what's known and what's next.
Sheu SL.
Cutis. 2018 Feb;101(2):E7-E8. Review.

Melasma in men: A review of clinical, etiological, and management issues.
Sarkar R, Ailawadi P, Garg S.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2018 Feb;11(2):53-59. Epub 2018 Feb 1. Review.

Hidradenitis suppurativa: Disease burden and etiology in skin of color.
Lee DE, Clark AK, Shi VY.
Dermatology. 2018 Mar 1. doi: 10.1159/000486741. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

February 2018

Pigmentation disorders: Diagnosis and management.
Plensdorf S, Livieratos M, Dada N.
Am Fam Physician. 2017 Dec 15;96(12):797-804. Review.

The epidemiology of cutaneous melanoma in the white and black African population groups in South Africa.
Norval M, Wright CY.
In: Ward WH, Farma JM, editors. Cutaneous Melanoma: Etiology and Therapy [Internet]. Brisbane (AU): Codon Publications; 2017 Dec 21. Review.

Natural options for management of melasma, a review.
Nomakhosi M, Heidi A.
J Cosmet Laser Ther. 2018 Feb 20:1-12. doi: 10.1080/14764172.2018.1427874. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Atopic dermatitis in diverse racial and ethnic groups - variations in epidemiology, genetics, clinical presentation, and treatment.
Kaufman BP, Guttman-Yassky E, Alexis AF.
Exp Dermatol. 2018 Feb 19. doi: 10.1111/exd.13514. [Epub ahead of print]. Review.

Glutathione for skin lightening: a regnant myth or evidence-based verity?
Sonthalia S, Jha AK, Lallas A, Jain G, Jakhar D.
Dermatol Pract Concept. 2018 Jan 31;8(1):15-21. doi: 10.5826/dpc.0801a04. eCollection 2018 Jan. Review.

Lip measurements and preferences in Asians and Hispanics: A brief review.
Kollipara R, Walker B, Sturgeon A.
J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2017 Nov;10(11):19-21. Epub 2017 Nov 1. Review.

January 2018

Pigmented fungiform lingual papillae: dermoscopic and clinical features.
Chessa MA, Patrizi A, Sechi A, Virdi A, Leuzzi M, Neri I.
J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2018 Jan 22. doi: 10.1111/jdv.14809. [Epub ahead of print] Review.

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