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Medicine - Dermatology | Atlas of Geriatric Dermatology

Atlas of Geriatric Dermatology

Norman, Robert A., Young, Jr, Edward M.

2013, XXIV, 347 p. 660 illus., 658 illus. in color.

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  • Large number of stunning illustrations with descriptions and treatment options
  • Easy to use key clinical resource
  • Structured to assist trainee and experience dermatologist alike

This is a comprehensive, practical, densely illustrated diagnostic and therapeutic guide for all geriatric dermatology providers. The book comprises 50 chapters and over 600 color photographs on topics ranging from common conditions such as basal cell carcinoma, rosacea, and seborrheic dermatitis to unusual conditions such as angiosarcoma, dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, and porphyria cutanea tarda.

Sections include:

- Inflammatory conditions (including contact dermatitis, alopecia, erythema multiforme, pemphigus, bullous pemphigoid, porphyria, pruritus, psoriasis, rosacea, seborrhea, urticaria, xerosis, and more)

- Infections (fungus, herpes simplex and zoster, scabies, lice, and warts)

- Skin signs in systemic disease (skin tags, cutaneous metastases, xanthomas)

- Regional dermatoses (intertrigo, leg ulcers, pressure sores)

- Benign tumors (chondrodermatitis, cysts, ganglion, fibrous papule, seborrheic keratoses, lentigines, and benign vascular lesions)

- Pre-malignant and malignant tumors (actinic keratoses, angiosarcoma, basal cell carcinoma, dermatofibroma and dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, intraepidermal neoplasia, Kaposi's sarcoma, keratoacanthoma, lentigo maligna, cutaneous lymphoma, Mycosis fiungoides, melanoma, nevi and moles, and squamous cell carcinoma)

Content Level » Professional/practitioner

Keywords » Geriatric Dermatolgy

Related subjects » Dermatology - Family & Geriatric Medicine

Table of contents 

Overview.- Contact Dermatitis.- Androgenetic Alopecia.- Bullous Pemphigoid.- Dermatitis Herpetiformis.- Erythema Multiforme.- Grover's Disease.- Pemphigus.- Perioral Dermatitis.- Porphyria Cutanea Tarda.- Pruritus.- Psoriasis.- Psychocutaneous Disorders.- Rosacea.- Rhinophyma.- Seborrheic Dermatitis.- Solar Elastotic Syndromes.- Urticaria.- Xerosis.- Superficial Fungal Infections.- Herpes Simplex.- Herpes Zoster.- Scabies And Lice.- Warts.- Acrochordons.- Cutaneous Metastases.- Xanthomas And Xanthelasma.- Intertrigo.- Leg Ulcers.- Pressure Ulcers.- Chondrodermatitis.- Cysts.- Digital Myxoid Cyst And Ganglion.- Fibrous Papule.- Seborrheic Keratoses.- Lentigines.- Benign Vascular Lesions.- Actinic Keratoses.- Angiosarcoma.- Basal Cell Carcinoma.- Dermatofibroma And Dermatofibrosarcoma.- Intraepidermal Neoplasia.- Kaposi’s  Sarcoma.- Keratoacanthoma.- Lentigo Maligna.- Cutaneous Lymphoma (Excluding Mycosis Fungoides) and Pseudolymphoma.- Mycosis Fungoides  (Cutaneous T-Cell Lymphoma) .- Melanoma.- Nevi.- Squamous Cell Carcinoma.

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