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Xeroderma, literally meaning "dry skin", is a condition involving the integumentary system, which in most cases can safely be treated with emollients and/or moisturizers. Xeroderma occurs ...
DelveInsight's, Atonic Neurogenic BladderPipeline Insights, 2017, report provides in depth insights on the pipeline drugs and their development activities around the Atonic Neurogenic Bladder. The D...
(MedPage Today) -- Case Findings: A 7-year-old boy was brought to the pediatrician by his mother. They had recently resettled in the United States after more than a year in a crowded refugee camp. His...
Learn about dandruff and psoriasis of the scalp. Compare the causes and treatments for both conditions, and understand more about scalp-care.
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has cleared marketing of the Paxman Scalp Cooling System, a scalp cooling technology that was developed to reduce hair loss in breast cancer patients underg...
In two new studies, early-stage breast cancer patients who had scalp-cooling treatments were significantly more likely to keep their hair.
Journal Nursing diagnoses in adult/elderly patients undergoing outpatient antineoplastic chemotherapy: a review Volumetric arc therapy for total scalp irradiation: case report for a recurrent basal ...
This cohort study evaluates associations between use of a scalp cooling system and self-assessed hair loss and quality of life among women receiving chemotherapy for early-stage breast cancer at US me...
Two different scalp cooling devices for the prevention of chemotherapy-induced alopecia show distinct promise in helping preserve hair for many patients. Medscape Medical News
Nearly 20% of melanomas occur on the head and neck area(1) but only 2-5% arise on the scalp.(2) Several studies reported a worse prognosis of scalp melanoma compared to other body sites, being unclear...
Efficient delivery of anti-dandruff (AD) actives into the scalp follicular infundibulum as well as onto the scalp surface is critical for the efficacy of AD shampoos. A method involving scalp cyanoacr...
To determine the diagnostic accuracy of fetal scalp lactate sampling (FSLS) and to establish an optimal cut-off value for intrapartum acidosis compared with fetal scalp pH.
Large scalp soft tissue defects can present difficulties with reconstruction. The ideal flap for scalp reconstruction has yet to be described although the latissimus dorsi flap is frequently referred ...
Surgery for scalp malignancies is aimed at the complete resection and a good aesthetic outcome. The goal was to develop an algorithm for scalp reconstruction based on the authors' surgical experience.