A particular challenge in clinical trials is recruiting potential participants. According to author Cher Zavala, there is a clear need to improve study recruitment rates — and the best way to do this is to use a multifaceted approach.
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.
Jointechlabs – a provider of point-of-care regenerative medicine therapies – announces that the US Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared the company's MiniTC for point-of-care fat tissue processing designed to obtain microfat (or fat grafts), for multiple indications.
The importance of psychological care for patients with acne vulgaris was discussed in a review article published in Dermatologic Therapy. Acne is frequently associated with low self-esteem, stress, anxiety, and depression.