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Lisette Hilton
Lisette Hilton, president of Words Come Alive, has written about health care, the science and business of medicine, fitness and wellness for 25 years. Visit www.WordsComeAlive.com.
PRP for hair loss
PRP is a simple, safe treatment option for patients with hair loss, as long as expectations are managed.
Energy Devices 101: Radiofrequency
Radiofrequency technology has established a foothold in cosmetic medicine. Here’s what to consider when adding it to your practice.
Recommendations for systemic therapy in eczema
New recommendations from the International Eczema Council aim to address a question that has gone largely unanswered: When should dermatologists and others prescribe systemic therapy to treat atopic dermatitis?
Psoriasis duration linked to cardiovascular disease risk
New research offers strong evidence that vascular inflammation and risk of having a major adverse cardiovascular event increases with psoriasis duration.
How well do you know the law?
Dermatologist and lawyer Mathew M. Avram, M.D., J.D., explains what cosmetic physicians need to know about the law and how to decrease lawsuit risks.
The aesthetic for-profit practice
Four cosmetic physicians share their most profitable nonsurgical procedures.
Microneedle pretreatment can shorten PDT treatment time for actinic keratoses
Expedited microneedle-assisted photodynamic therapy is a promising option for treatment of actinic keratoses.
Better models needed for predicting bladder Ca recurrence
Current NCCN guidelines are comparable to European models for predicting nonmuscle-invasive bladder cancer recurrence and progression. But better models are needed, according to a recent study.
One word can change a patient’s decision about treatment
Words physicians use and how they say them influences the decisions patients make about treatment for actinic keratosis.
Cosmetic surgery turf wars
In the battle over who’s most qualified to perform cosmetic medicine, can any specialty own the space?