[Skip to Content]
[Skip to Content Landing]

August 2019 - January 1920

Decade

Year

Issue

June 2017, Vol 153, No. 6, Pages 487-620

In This Issue of JAMA Dermatology

Highlights

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):487. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1686
Viewpoint

Diversity in Dermatology—A Call for Action

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):499-500. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0296

This Viewpoint focuses on underrepresented minorities in the field of dermatology and presents 5 actions endorsed by the Association of Professors of Dermatology to grow a more diverse dermatology workforce.

Editorial

Use of Targeted Therapy in the Treatment of Advanced Cutaneous Cancers

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):501-502. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0506
Original Investigation

Molecular Profiling of Multiple Primary Merkel Cell Carcinoma to Distinguish Genetically Distinct Tumors From Clonally Related Metastases

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):505-512. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0507

This case series evaluates genetic relatedness in 4 cases with the clinical diagnosis of multiple primary Merkel cell carcinomas.

Systemic Immunomodulating Therapies for Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis: A Systematic Review and Meta-analysis

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):514-522. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.5668

This systematic review and meta-analysis provides an overview on possible immunomodulating treatments for Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis and estimates their effects on mortality compared with supportive care.

Association of Dermatology Consultations With Patient Care Outcomes in Hospitalized Patients With Inflammatory Skin Diseases

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):523-528. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.6130

This study investigates the association of dermatology consultations with outcomes of hospitalized patients with skin diseases.

Comparison of Efficacy and Safety Between Propranolol and Steroid for Infantile Hemangioma: A Randomized Clinical Trial

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):529-536. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0250

This randomized clinical trial compares propranolol vs steroid therapies for efficacy and safety in the treatment of infantile hemangioma.

Expanding the Genotypic Spectrum of Bathing Suit Ichthyosis

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):537-543. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0202

This cohort study uses targeted sequencing of the TGM1 gene to evaluate mutations for their specificity to bathing suit ichthyosis and their temperature sensitivity.

Dermoscopic Clues for Diagnosing Melanomas That Resemble Seborrheic Keratosis

Abstract Full Text
free access has active quiz
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):544-551. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0129

This observational study reports the dermoscopic examination of 134 cases of melanoma that clinically mimics seborrheic keratosis.

Comparison of Posttransplant Dermatologic Diseases by Race

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):552-558. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0045

This medical record review compares the incidence of cutaneous disease between white and nonwhite organ transplant recipients.

Dermatologic Features of Classic Movie Villains: The Face of Evil

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):559-564. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.5979

This cross-sectional study evaluates the hero-villain skin dichotomy in film by identifying dermatologic findings of the top 10 American film villains and comparing these with the top 10 American film heroes.

Outlier Practice Patterns in Mohs Micrographic Surgery: Defining the Problem and a Proposed Solution

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):565-570. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1450

This analysis of publicly available Medicare Part B claims data studies outlier physician practices in Mohs micrographic surgery and the associated factors.

Brief Report

Association of Human Papillomavirus Vaccine With the Development of Keratinocyte Carcinomas

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):571-574. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.5703

This report describes the reduction in skin cancers in 2 patients after the administration of the quadrivalent human papillomavirus vaccine.

Association of Central Nervous System Depression With Topical Brimonidine When Used for Hemostasis: A Serious Adverse Event

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):575-577. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0247

This case series from a private practice evaluated the risk of systemic toxic effects of topical brimonidine, 0.33%, gel when used for hemostasis.

Clinical Characteristics and Outcomes of Patients With Cellulitis Requiring Intensive Care

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):578-582. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0159

This cohort study describes the clinical presentation and outcomes of patients with intensive care unit–necessitating cellulitis and compares them with patients with necrotizing fasciitis.

Consensus Statement

Stevens-Johnson Syndrome and Toxic Epidermal Necrolysis Standard Reporting and Evaluation Guidelines: Results of a National Institutes of Health Working Group

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):587-592. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0160

This Consensus Statement reports on efforts to establish a standardized case report form for Stevens-Johnson syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis to facilitate comparisons and maintain data quality based on an international panel experts who performed a Delphi consensus-building exercise.

JAMA Dermatology Clinicopathological Challenge

Progressive Purpura in a Long-term Care Patient

Abstract Full Text
has active quiz
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):593-594. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.4987

A man in his 80s presented with a 1-year history of purpura, ecchymoses, anorexia, and weight loss. What is your diagnosis?

Annular Plaques With Skin Atrophy in a Young Patient

Abstract Full Text
has active quiz
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):595-596. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.5717

A young woman presented with multiple arciform to annular plaques on her extremities, favoring the antecubital and popliteal fossae. What is your diagnosis?

A Bleeding Umbilicus in a Baby Boy

Abstract Full Text
has active quiz
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):597-598. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.4684

An infant presented with a bleeding umbilical mass that had previously been treated as an umbilical pyogenic granuloma with silver nitrate and as a hemangioma with timolol, with minimal improvement. What is your diagnosis?

Research Letter

Treatment of Alopecia Areata With Tofacitinib

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):600-602. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0001

This medical record review describes the characteristics and outcomes of patients with alopecia areata before and after treatment with tofacitinib.

Rates of Dermoscopy Use for Melanoma Diagnosis in the Miami VA Medical Center

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):602-603. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.6025

This study determines the rates of dermoscopy in melanoma detection at the Miami Veterans Affairs Medical Center where dermatology residents are the frontline clinicians.

Observation

Rituximab Treatment of Nivolumab-Induced Bullous Pemphigoid

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):603-605. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0091

This case report describes rituximab treatment of nivolumab-induced bullous pemphigoid.

BRAF V600E Mutation in Involuting Nevus in a Patient Treated With Vemurafenib

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):605-607. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.6091

This case report describes a BRAF V600E mutation in involuting nevus in a patient treated with vemurafenib.

Clinical Response to Pazopanib in a Patient With KDR-Mutated Metastatic Basal Cell Carcinoma

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):607-609. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0187

This case report describes clinical response to pazopanib in a patient with KDR-mutated metastatic basal cell carcinoma.

Dermoscopic Features of Circumscribed Palmar Hypokeratosis

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):609-611. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0015

This case report describes the dermoscopic features found in 3 cases of circumscribed palmar hypokeratosis.

Comment & Response

Detection of Occult Invasion in Melanoma In Situ

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):611. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0196

Detection of Occult Invasion in Melanoma in Situ—Reply

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):611-612. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0197

Estimated Cost of Emergency Sunburn Visits—Validation of ICD-9-CM Search Criteria

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):612-613. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0252

Estimated Cost of Emergency Sunburn Visits—Validation of ICD-9-CM Search Criteria—Reply

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):613. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0253
Correction

Incorrect Figure

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):613. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0831

Typographical Errors and Missing Table Footnote

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):613. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1235

Errors in Figure Panel Labels

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):613. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1321
Notable Notes

The Fugates of Troublesome Creek

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):513. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1038

Frederic Edward Mohs, MD—The Pioneer of Chemosurgery

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):522. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0723

Tinea in the Time Before Modern Antifungal Agents

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):543. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1545

The Old Bromides and Their 21st Century Refreshment

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):564. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1319

Albert Ludwig Sigesmund Neisser, MD—A Life of Discovery and Controversy in Dermatology

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):574. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0987

Veit Stoss’s High Altar of St Mary's Church—A 15th Century Altar Depicting Skin Lesions

Abstract Full Text
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):592. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.1015
JAMA Dermatology Patient Page

Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphomas

Abstract Full Text
free access has audio
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):620. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.0361
JAMA Dermatology Masthead

JAMA Dermatology

Abstract Full Text
free access
JAMA Dermatol. 2017;153(6):492. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2016.1687
×