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By Anne Lynn S. Chang

This concise, easy-to-read e-book summarizes the present medical proof and simple technological know-how in relation to getting older and the surface, supporting the clinician in addressing epidermis difficulties in older dermatologic sufferers. each one bankruptcy makes a speciality of a selected sector within which new wisdom has quickly emerged during the last five years, making sure that the e-book is totally updated.

Recent insights into getting older pores and skin from uncomplicated and translational technology are first mentioned, masking the underlying genetics and the aptitude function of topical brokers and techniques in reversing the getting older procedure. Evidence-based prescribing in older sufferers is then defined, and the proof in relation to remedies for psoriasis, reviewed. additional chapters in Geriatric Dermatology address non-surgical healing procedures for basal phone carcinoma, the rise in and administration of sexually transmitted ailments in older dermatology sufferers, and cutaneous symptoms of elder mistreatment. Case vignettes and informative illustrations help the reader in fast greedy the relationship among an age-related procedure and its medical impression. Geriatric Dermatology is written for dermatologists, examine scientists with translational curiosity, geriatricians, and gerontologists.

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