Derm Pulse

Derm Pulse

Reviews matter
Reviews matterFact: online reviews have become nearly as valuable to patients as a personal recommendation. Here’s how to effectively manage yours.
Pros and cons of choosing dermatology
Pros and cons of choosing dermatologyIf you’re in the throes of med school, you are probably giving some thought, when you can, to what comes next. Where do you want your professional career to take you? Perhaps – dermatology?
Tips for taking advantage of Labor Day 2016
Tips for taking advantage of Labor Day 2016Dermatologists, once considered generally immune to burnout, are seeing a sharp increase in occupational fatigue and we're offering some ideas for this Labor Day Weekend to help regain that strong work-life balance.
Help for dealing with staff conflict
Help for dealing with staff conflictSome motivational quotes for helping dermatologists deal with staff conflict in their office.
Reigniting your passion for dermatology through Tao Te Ching
Reigniting your passion for dermatology through Tao Te ChingDermatologists share the calming lessons of Tao Te Ching as a way to combat work and life stress.
Help for patients with life-altering scars
Help for patients with life-altering scarsNew technology aims to create a new paradigm in the medical care for survivors of burns and traumatic scars. Jill Waibel shares her experience using lasers for trauma rehabilitation. New non-profit hopes to help injured military heroes and first responders.
Derm describes transformative experience
Derm describes transformative experienceIt’s quite a sacrifice to close your practice for a mission trip. One doctor describes her experience and offers resources for other dermatologists interested in volunteering.
Can you benefit from mindfulness?
Can you benefit from mindfulness?Mindfulness can be integrated in dermatology management and has been demonstrated in research to improve clearance of conditions for patients and to improve anxiety and depression that patients experience associated with their skin conditions.
Cosmetic surgery insights: What consumers want
Cosmetic surgery insights: What consumers wantWhen it comes to cosmetic surgery, a recent survey ranks it all — from what bothers consumers the most to what treatments make them happiest.
Lessons from the past
Lessons from the pastScientists are digging into the past in search of genetic insight into modern skin diseases. Here are some of the hottest topics in the study of human history and skin disease.