Hair, An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics

Hair, An Issue of Dermatologic Clinics

1st Edition - June 8, 2021

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  • Editor: Neil Sadick
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323791625
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323791618

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Description

This issue of Dermatologic Clinics, guest edited by Dr. Neil S. Sadick, will cover a number of key topics related to Hair. This issue is one of four each year selected by longtime series Consulting Editor, Dr. Bruce Thiers. Articles in this issue include: Clinical patterns of hair loss in men: Is DHT the only culprit?; Understanding causes of hair loss in women; New diagnostic tools to evaluate hair loss; FDA approved treatments for hair loss; Frontal fibrosing alopecia: is it the new epidemic?; Scarring alopecia: diagnosis and new treatment options; Central centrifugal alopecia: challenges and treatments;Alopecia areata: new treatment options including JAK inhibitors; Trichoceuticals; Platelet-rich plasma and cell therapy: the new horizon in hair loss treatment; Energy-based devices for hair loss; Follicular unit extraction for hair transplantation: an update; Automated devices for hair transplantation; and Combination approaches for combatting hair loss.

Table of Contents

  • Cover image
  • Title page
  • Table of Contents
  • Copyright
  • Contributors
  • Forthcoming Issues
  • Preface
  • Clinical Patterns of Hair Loss in Men: Is Dihydrotestosterone the Only Culprit?
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Oxidative stress
  • Inflammation
  • Prostaglandins
  • Vasculogenesis
  • Wnt/β-catenin and transforming growth factor-β pathways
  • Aging
  • Lifestyle factors and comorbidities
  • Summary
  • Clinics care points
  • Understanding Causes of Hair Loss in Women
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • effect of hormones
  • Environmental and genetic triggers
  • chronic stress (elevated cortisol and other mediators of stress)
  • Discussion
  • New Diagnostic Tools to Evaluate Hair Loss
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Noninvasive methods
  • Semi-invasive methods
  • Invasive methods
  • Summary
  • Clinics care points
  • Scarring Alopecia: Diagnosis and New Treatment Options
  • Key points
  • Pathogenesis of the cicatricial alopecias
  • Patient evaluation overview
  • Patient examination
  • Clinical
  • Treatment
  • Lymphocytic cicatricial alopecias
  • Neutrophilic cicatricial alopecias
  • Future
  • Clinics care points
  • Central Centrifugal Cicatricial Alopecia: Challenges and Treatments
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Prevalence
  • Pathogenesis
  • Associated findings
  • Dermatoscopy
  • Histopathology
  • Clinical presentation
  • Patient evaluation overview
  • Treatment
  • The role of hair care practices
  • Challenges and solutions
  • Summary
  • Clinics care points
  • Alopecia Areata: New Treatment Options Including Janus Kinase Inhibitors
  • Key points
  • Overview
  • Investigational treatment
  • Summary and future directions
  • Clinics care points
  • Nutraceuticals
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Hair supplement ingredients
  • Proprietary supplements for hair loss
  • Summary
  • Platelet-rich Plasma and Cell Therapy: The New Horizon in Hair Loss Treatment
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Platelet-rich plasma
  • Cell-based therapy
  • Summary
  • Clinics care points
  • Energy-based Devices for Hair Loss
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Photobiomodulation
  • Microneedling
  • Overview of fractionated laser therapy for hair loss
  • Laser-assisted drug delivery
  • Radiofrequency therapy
  • Clinics care points
  • Hair Transplantation and Follicular Unit Extraction
  • Key points
  • Introduction/background/prevalence
  • Patient evaluation overview
  • Pharmacologic and nonsurgical treatment options
  • Surgical/interventional treatment options
  • Follicular unit transplantation
  • Treatment resistance/complications
  • New developments
  • Evaluation of outcome and long-term recommendations
  • Summary
  • Clinics care points
  • Combination Approaches for Combatting Hair Loss
  • Key points
  • Introduction
  • Medical therapy
  • Low-level light lasers
  • The assessment of changes in hair growth with therapies
  • Summary
  • Clinics care points
  • Disclosure

Product details

  • No. of pages: 240
  • Language: English
  • Copyright: © Elsevier 2021
  • Published: June 8, 2021
  • Imprint: Elsevier
  • eBook ISBN: 9780323791625
  • Hardcover ISBN: 9780323791618

About the Editor

Neil Sadick

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Professor of Dermatology, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, New York, NY; Director, Sadick Derrmatology, New York, NY, USA

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