Evidence-based Dermatology, Second Edition is a unique book in the field of clinical dermatology. Written and edited by some of the world’s leading experts in evidence-based dermatology, it takes a highly evidence-based approach to the treatment of all major and many of the less common skin conditions.
The toolbox at the beginning of the book explaining how to critically appraise different studies, along with the comprehensive reviewing and appraisal of evidence in the clinical chapters makes this book distinctive in its field as do the treatment recommendations which are based on the discussion of the best available evidence using a question-driven approach and a common structure on dealing with efficacy, drawbacks and implications for clinical practice.
This edition is much expanded with a greater focus on patients. New chapters include:
- What makes a good case series?
- Melanocytic nevi
- Streptococcal cellulitis/erysipelas of the lower leg
- Exanthematic reactions
- Herpes simplex
- Infantil hemangiomas and port-wine stains
- Psychocutaneous disease