Combination therapy with afamelanotide and NB-UV-B phototherapy may help vitiligo patient achieve faster repigmentation than NB-UV-B alone, a new study shows.
Poor nasal implant selection and/or placement are the main reasons for revision rhinoplasty among ethnic patients, a new study suggests.
3D Speckle tracking photogrammetry that measures the strain placed on the facial soft tissues during movements may help researchers better understand how the face ages.
Autologous keratinocyte transplantation may help to overcome the drawbacks associated with existing options for skin coverage of large burns, according to a report in Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery—Global Open.
Although some ICD-9 indicator codes that assess hospital safety might translate well, many more have very convoluted mappings, and some simply don’t map at all, a new study suggests.
Curious which dermatology, ENT, and plastic surgery resident programs are the best of the best? Check out the new 2014 rankings from the physician network Doximity and U.S. News & World Report now.
New research sheds light on how collagen grows at the molecular level and helps form body structures, ranging from bone, tendon, blood vessels, skin, heart, and even corneas.
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Cynosure Inc has acquired the assets of Ellman International Inc for approximately $13.2 million in cash. Cynosure has also assumed certain contractual and current liabilities associated with normal working capital as part of the deal.
The FDA granted accelerated approval to Merck & Co’s Keytruda (pembrolizumab) for patients with advanced or unresectable melanoma who are no longer responding to other drugs. Keytruda is the sixth new melanoma treatment approved since 2011.