The goal of this review is to provide an update in the field of vitamin D, in particular, the role of vitamin D in non-skeletal health, the complexity of providing […]» Read more
Until Covid-19, teledermatology often tended to be a service used in exceptional circumstances rather than a standard component of healthcare. At present it is vitally important in sustaining our services, […]» Read more
We read with great interest Balestri et al.’s report,1 which showed that the incidence of sexually transmitted infection (STI) in the lockdown period between March 9 and May 4, 2020 […]» Read more
A multicenter study on effectiveness and safety of risankizumab in psoriasis: an Italian 16-week real-life experience during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Risankizumab is a humanized IgG monoclonal antibody that binds with high affinity and specificity to the p19 subunit and selectively inhibits IL-23, critical for psoriatic inflammation. In phase-3 trials (UltIMMa-1, […]» Read more
The spectrum and magnitude of changes in dermatology practice induced by the COVID-19 pandemic have not been adequately studied.To assess immediate and long-term effects of the pandemic on dermatology practice […]» Read more
Utilization of Asynchronous and Synchronous Teledermatology in a Large Health Care System During the COVID-19 Pandemic.
Background: Teledermatology offers an opportunity to continually deliver care during the coronavirus disease 2019 pandemic.Objective: To provide quantitative data about the use of teledermatology.Methods: Retrospective analysis of teledermatology consultations was […]» Read more
Many cutaneous manifestations have been described in possible association with the COVID-19 pandemic, including acral lesions resembling chilblains. The underlying pathomechanisms of COVID-19 chilblains are not fully understood. The aim […]» Read more
A new type of coronavirus (coronavirus disease 2019; COVID-19), which emerged in the People’s Republic of China, spread all over the world over time and became a pandemic. Dermatological symptoms […]» Read more
The arrival of the novel coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) has impacted the many aspects of modern life, especially, in the immediate term, the delivery of healthcare.This commentary examines the profession of podiatry […]» Read more
Strategies to maximize clinical efficiency while maintaining patient safety during the COVID-19 pandemic: an interview-based study from private practice dermatologists.
Many dermatologists have experienced significant changes to their practices due to the COVID-19 pandemic.It is vital to recognize how the pandemic has affected dermatology practices and identify methods to maximize […]» Read more
Acute telogen effluvium has been recognised as a dermatological sequela of COVID-19. View the full article @ Australian journal of general practice Get PDF with LibKey» Read more
The COVID-19 pandemic has limited dermatologic care with >50% decrease in the number of patients seen and biopsies completed1 . Even after this pandemic has passed, social distancing may limit […]» Read more
Prospective study on hand dermatitis in nurses and doctors during COVID-19 pandemic and its improvement by use of adopted recommendations of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Task Force on Contact Dermatitis.
Frequency of hand disinfection and adverse skin reactions among health care workers dramatically increased since the COVID-19 outbreak and consensus recommendations on hand hygiene were presented. The aim of the […]» Read more
Eosinophilic folliculitis due to wearing protective gear in citizens volunteering for sanitation services during the COVID-19 pandemic – an original epidemiological, clinical, dermoscopic, and laboratory-based study.
An association between wearing protective gear and eosinophilic folliculitis has not been reported. We aimed to investigate such during the COVID-19 pandemic.In three outpatient clinics, we hand-reviewed records of all […]» Read more
As the coronavirus epidemic continues, a host of new cutaneous complications is seen on the faces of frontline healthcare workers wearing personal protective equipment on a daily basis. To minimize […]» Read more
Early December 2019 witnessed an international outbreak of a novel coronavirus (COVID 19) designated severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-Cov-2). Since then, a number of therapeutic molecules have been […]» Read more
Outcome Disparities Among Men and Women With COVID-19: An Analysis of the New York City Population Cohort.
Growing evidence suggests a possible sex disparity in COVID-19 disease related outcomes.To explore the sex disparity in COVID-19 cases and outcomes using New York City (NYC) population level data.NYC surveillance […]» Read more
Viruses can induce autoimmune diseases, in addition to genetic predisposition and environmental factors. Particularly, coronaviruses are mentioned among the viruses implicated in autoimmunity. Today, the world’s greatest threat derives from […]» Read more
The aim of this study was to investigate the pattern of disinfectants use within outbreak of COVID-19 and estimate their adverse effects on the consumer’s health.In this descriptive-analytical study, 1090 […]» Read more
Evaluation of the Effect of COVID-19 Pandemic on Dermatological Diseases with Dermatological Quality Life Index.
Disease-related skin lesions have been reported in 8-20% of COVID-19 patients. In the literature, cutaneous symptoms associated with the disease are generally emphasized. However, there are very few studies on […]» Read more
Identifying and isolating individuals infected with COVID-19 are critical steps in stopping the spread of the coronavirus. Until widespread testing and contact tracing systems are implemented, alternative methods must be […]» Read more
Virtual care to increase military medical centre capacity in the primary health care setting: A prospective self-controlled pilot study of symptoms collection and telemedicine.
The Singapore Armed Forces (SAF) recognises the potential benefits and looks to harnessing telemedicine for primary health care services. In this prospective self-controlled pilot study, we aimed to evaluate the […]» Read more
A Basic Review of the Preliminary Evidence That COVID-19 Risk and Severity Is Increased in Vitamin D Deficiency.
As the world’s attention has been riveted upon the growing COVID-19 pandemic, many researchers have written brief reports supporting the hypothesis that vitamin D deficiency is related to the incidence […]» Read more
The impact of COVID-19 control measures on social contacts and transmission in Kenyan informal settlements.
Many low- and middle-income countries have implemented control measures against coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19). However, it is not clear to what extent these measures explain the low numbers of recorded […]» Read more
A Novel and Simple Technique of Reconstructing the Central Arch Mandibular Defects-a Solution During the Resource-Constrained Setting of COVID Crisis.
The current COVID 19 pandemic has a major impact on healthcare delivery globally. Oral cancer involving anterior arch of mandible is difficult to reconstruct and ideally, requires free fibular osteomyocutaneous […]» Read more
Survival of SARS-CoV-2 and influenza virus on the human skin: Importance of hand hygiene in COVID-19.
The stability of the severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) on human skin remains unknown, considering the hazards of viral exposure to humans. We generated a model that allows […]» Read more
The link between SARS-CoV-2 and the reported cutaneous manifestations has not been established. We assessed a possible correlation between the paediatric dermatological manifestations and the biological investigations, using for the […]» Read more
Why are chilblains underreported in Nordic countries during the COVID-19 pandemic? An analysis of Google trends.
An unusual number of cases of chilblains has mainly been reported in Southern Europe (Italy, Spain, France) and in the US during the COVID-19 pandemic. However, the link of causality […]» Read more
To determine the prevalence and associated risk factors of voice disorders in healthcare workers of high-risk hospital care units during the COVID-19 pandemic.Cross-sectional study.Questionnaire survey to healthcare personnel of COVID-19 […]» Read more
In recent decades, advances in information technology have given new momentum to telemedicine research. These advances in telemedicine range from individual to population levels, allowing the exchange of patient information […]» Read more