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August 2016, Vol 152, No. 8, Pages 861-954

In This Issue of JAMA Dermatology

Highlights

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):861. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3275
Viewpoint

Research Gaps in Quality of Life and Economic Burden of Atopic Dermatitis: The National Eczema Association Burden of Disease Audit

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):873-874. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1978

This Viewpoint summarizes the research gaps identified by a National Eczema Association review of the atopic dermatitis literature on quality of life and economic burden of disease.

Editorial

Predicting the Risk of Melanoma

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):875-877. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1574

Disparities in Academic Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):878-879. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1533
Original Investigation

Trends in National Institutes of Health Funding of Principal Investigators in Dermatology Research by Academic Degree and Sex

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):883-888. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0271

This study examines trends in National Institutes of Health funding of dermatology investigators by academic degree and sex.

Development and External Validation of a Melanoma Risk Prediction Model Based on Self-assessed Risk Factors

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):889-896. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0939

This study develops and externally validates a melanoma risk prediction model using self-assessed risk factors.

Laboratory Diagnosis and Clinical Profile of Anti-p200 Pemphigoid

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):897-904. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1099

This retrospective analysis of 12 patients with anti-p200 pemphigoid examines the predominance of blisters on hands and feet as a clinical clue and the value of direct and indirect immunofluorescence microscopy serration pattern analysis and microscopy knockout analysis.

Effect of Teledermatology on Access to Dermatology Care Among Medicaid Enrollees

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):905-912. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0938

This study of claims data from a large California Medicaid Managed care plan evaluates the effect of teledermatology on the number of patients who received dermatology care and describes which patients were most likely to be referred to teledermatology in a population of Medicaid enrollees.

Patient Preference in Dermatologist Attire in the Medical, Surgical, and Wound Care Settings

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):913-919. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1186

This survey study evaluates patient preferences for different types of physician attire in dermatology medical, surgical, and wound care clinics.

Sunscreen Product Performance and Other Determinants of Consumer Preferences

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):920-927. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.2344

This qualitative study uses consumer online reviews to characterize the most commonly cited positive and negative features of popular sunscreens.

Brief Report

Hypermethylation-Induced Inactivation of the IRF6 Gene as a Possible Early Event in Progression of Vulvar Squamous Cell Carcinoma Associated With Lichen Sclerosus

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):928-933. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1336

This laboratory study assesses the possible involvement of the IRF6 tumor-suppressor gene in the development of vulvar squamous cell carcinoma from vulvar lichen sclerosus.

JAMA Dermatology Clinical Evidence Synopsis

Safety of Topical Corticosteroids in Pregnancy

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):934-935. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1009

This clinical evidence synopsis summarizes a Cochrane Systematic Review assessing whether maternal use of topical corticosteroids affects pregnancy outcomes.

JAMA Dermatology Clinicopathological Challenge

Recurrent Photodistributed Skin Eruptions in a Teenage Girl

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):937-938. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0650

A teenage girl presented with hand and foot swelling and pain in areas of sun exposure after playing golf; she had a 2-year history of similar but milder skin eruptions. What is your diagnosis?

A Girl With Marfanoid Habitus and Distinctive Orolabial Lesions

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):939-940. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0750

An adolescent girl with no relevant family history was referred to the dermatology pediatric unit for evaluation of multiple asymptomatic lesions on her tongue that gradually developed since the first years of life; both lips were enlarged and felt nodular. What is your diagnosis?

Purple Crusted Nodules in a Patient With End-stage Liver Disease

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):941-942. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0935

A 32-year-old male with a history of end-stage liver disease secondary to alcoholic cirrhosis presented with a 2-week history of a skin rash that developed at a facility where he was being treated for hepatic encephalopathy; the lesions began on his face, spread to his thighs, and were mildly pruritic. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Tofacitinib Citrate for Refractory Cutaneous Dermatomyositis: An Alternative Treatment

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):944-945. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0866

This case series of 3 patients evaluates the utility of tofacitinib treatment for cutaneous dermatomyositis.

Patient Education Materials in Dermatology: Addressing the Health Literacy Needs of Patients

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):946-947. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1135

This study assesses the readability of online dermatologic patient education resources published by a range of dermatologic organizations.

Observation

Necrolytic Migratory Erythema–like Skin Lesion During Gefitinib Treatment: A Rare Cutaneous Adverse Reaction

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):947-948. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1098

This case report describes the occurrence of a necrolytic migratory erythema–like skin lesion after treatment with gefitinib.

Esophagitis Dissecans Superficialis Endoscopically Induced in a Patient With Pemphigus Vulgaris and Gastrointestinal Complaints

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):948-950. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1007

This case report describes esophagitis dissecans superficialis endoscopically induced in a patient with pemphigus vulgaris and gastrointestinal complaints.

Cutaneous Hemophagocytic Lymphohistiocytosis: Bean Bags From the Bone

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):950-952. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0978

This case report describes the role of histologic “bean bag cells” in the diagnosis of hemophagocytic lymphohistiocytosis.

Comment & Response

A Closer Inspection of the Number Needed to Biopsy

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):952-953. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0936

A Closer Inspection of the Number Needed to Biopsy—Reply

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):953. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0937
Correction

Incorrect Subcategory in a Table and Revision for Text

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):953. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.3105
Notable Notes

Witches and Warts

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):877. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.4419

Flower Power

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):888. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5636

Sun Exposure in History

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):896. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5660

Greyscale—A Mystery Dermatologic Disease on HBO’s Game of Thrones

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):904. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5793

Howard Green and the Accidental Birth of the Stem Cell Era

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):912. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5980

Heinrich Koebner and His Phenomenon

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):919. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.6015

A Probable Case of Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia Encountered in Mark Twain’s Autobiography

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):927. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.5635

Chemical Warfare’s Most Notorious Agent Against the Skin: Mustard Gas—Then and Now

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):933. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.0179

The Power to Heal

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):954. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.4236
JAMA Dermatology Masthead

JAMA Dermatology

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JAMA Dermatol. 2016;152(8):871. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3276
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