The old paradigm of patients finding plastic surgeons through referrals, word-of-mouth, a surgeon's reputation, and academic pedigree is over. It's now all about social media presence, an ASAPS study suggests.
A nationwide phase II clinical trial, coordinated out of Tufts Medical Center in Boston, has found that a topical cream was extremely effective in reversing the effects of vitiligo, a relatively common autoimmune disease that causes loss of skin pigmentation.
Apollo Endosurgery Inc (APEN), announces that it has received FDA approval for its proposed labeling updates for the ORBERA Intragastric Balloon System. The goal of the labeling updates, which will take effect immediately, is to improve patient safety.
Just five years after Nestlé took full possession of dermatology specialist Galderma amid a pivot to pharma, the Swiss company is now in the final stage of bailing out of skin health as it refocuses on food and nutrition, FiercePharma reports.
EZbra Advanced Wound Care Ltd, developer of a patented disposable and sterile post-surgical breast dressing that provides an advanced solution for the diverse postop requirements of all breast procedures, announces its official entry into the US market.