This week, we’re sharing the most recent top stories in dermatology news.
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Untreatable, drug-resistant fungus found in Texas and Washington, D.C. MDEdge, August 4, 2021
Because these panresistant infections occurred without any exposure to antifungal drugs, the cases are even more worrisome.
https://www.dermatologytimes.com/view/does-air-pollution-cause-atopic-dermatitis- Does Air Pollution Cause Atopic Dermatitis? Dermatology Times, August 15, 2021
A study published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology examined the potential relationship between air pollution and the incidence of atopic dermatitis.
Upadacitinib Superior to Dupilumab in Atopic Dermatitis Dermatology Times, August 5, 2021
The results from the Heads Up study were published in JAMA Dermatology, which demonstrated upadacitinib was superior to dupilumab in treating atopic dermatitis.
Skyrizi 150 mg injection available for plaque psoriasis Healio, August 11, 2021
Skyrizi is now available as a single-dose 150 mg injection for the treatment of adults with moderate to severe plaque psoriasis in the United States.
Casual attire is becoming more popular among physicians, but patients prefer white coats Healio, August 6, 2021
In a recent survey, patients said they viewed physicians in casual attire such as a fleece jacket in place of a white coat as less professional and less experienced.