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Breaking developments highlight MauiDerm 2015Breakthroughs in treatments and medications highlight the annual MauiDerm conference, as well as dozens of sessions and workshops, Q&A with industry leaders, a reception devoted to women in dermatology, and the Alan Shalita Memorial Lecture.
Rosacea: Newer topical therapies are effective and well-tolerated
Rosacea: Newer topical therapies are effective and well-toleratedEmerging therapies for rosacea have a favorable side effect profile and address specific symptoms of the condition; brimonidine, for example, addresses background erythema while ivermectin addresses the papules and pustules.
Adjunctive aesthetic treatments for rosacea, melasma
Adjunctive aesthetic treatments for rosacea, melasmaTreating common skin conditions such as rosacea and melasma with appropriate topical agents, chemical peels, devices and cosmeceuticals can build trust among patients who may require additional dermatological services, experts say.
MauiDerm 2015: New drugs bring promising treatments for derm conditions
MauiDerm 2015: New drugs bring promising treatments for derm conditionsPromising new treatments for rosacea and leishmaniasis are among the highlights of a Maui Derm conference session about new drugs in dermatology.
Treat rosacea by treating the cause: demodex
Treat rosacea by treating the cause: demodexYears ago, Mark Dunbar, OD, FAAO, of Bascom Palmer shared with me some cases about rosacea. I was a little taken aback because the cases he shared concerned Hispanic patients, not the usual patients of Northern English isles descent we read about in school. The skeptic in me was doubtful, even though Mark had great pictures and detailed data from the cases.
FDA Approves Ivermectin 1% Cream for Rosacea
FDA Approves Ivermectin 1% Cream for RosaceaLead author and a Galderma consultant dermatologist Linda Stein Gold, M.D. writes to Dermatology Times that results from Soolantra (ivermectin) Cream, 1% were seen in clinical studies as early as week two, with continuous improvement in patients with inflammatory lesions of rosacea.
What is Rosacea? (VIDEO)realself.com interviews Dr. Robert A. Weiss at the 2013 ASDS Annual Meeting in Chicago. Weiss discusses the cause, potential aggravators, and available treatments for rosacea.
Botulinum toxin a possible therapeutic option for rosaceaIntradermal neuromodulator injections show promise for treating rosacea — particularly in the form of erythematotelangiectatic rosacea, flushing and rhinophyma, experts say.
Ivermectin effective for rosaceaTopical ivermectin cream 1 percent has shown safety and statistically superior efficacy versus vehicle as early as week two of treatment in phase 3 trials.
Clues about rosacea pathogenesis spark treatment advances
Clues about rosacea pathogenesis spark treatment advancesAs researchers learn more about the pathogenesis of rosacea, they can better understand the benefits of certain medications and find opportunities for new therapies.