Clinical Cases in Dermatology

Clinical Cases in Skin of Color

Medical, Oncological and Hair Disorders, and Cosmetic Dermatology

Editors: Love, Porcia B., Kundu, Roopal V. (Eds.)

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  • ​Concise practical guidance to board certified dermatologists and dermatologists in training in the rapidly growing field of skin of color
  • Includes chapters on the most common presentations of dermatologic disease in the skin of color population​
  • Carefully illustrated to highlight evidence-based practice in skin of color
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About this book

This book identifies the most common presentations and essential features of  top dermatological conditions in patients with skin of color.  It presents practical information in a case-based organization to assist dermatologists in clinical decision making, and discusses important cultural beliefs that must be considered in order to provide optimal care to patients with skin of color.

There is an increasing demand for dermatologic treatments in patients with skin of color, as well as an accompanying need for education and training in this quickly expanding market.  Skin of color is a key topic within dermatology as specific conditions can be harder to diagnose effectively in darker skin, and patients’ treatment can be compromised by this.

Clinical Cases in Skin of Color: Adnexal, Inflammation, Infections, and Pigmentary Disorders is a concise resource with practical guidance for board certified dermatologists and dermatologists in training. 

About the authors

Dr. Porcia Bradford Love is a native of Montgomery, Alabama. She received her undergraduate degree in Biology from the University of Alabama and her medical degree from Duke University School of Medicine. Dr. Love completed a General Surgery Internship at Vanderbilt University Medical Center and her Dermatology residency at Duke University Hospital, where she served as Chief Resident. She also completed a postdoctoral clinical research fellowship at the National Institutes of Health in Bethesda, MD, where she conducted population-based studies on skin cancer. Dr. Love is board certified in Dermatology and practices General, Surgical, and Cosmetic Dermatology at Montgomery Dermatology, PC in Montgomery, Alabama.

Dr. Roopal Kundu is a board-certified general medical dermatologist. Dr. Kundu's research focuses on the therapy of skin disorders that occur more frequently or adversely impact individuals with skin of color. She is the Director of the Northwestern Center for Ethnic Skin, which provides clinical care, cosmetic dermatology and clinical trials research.

Table of contents (15 chapters)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

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eBook 41,64 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-23615-5
  • Digitally watermarked, DRM-free
  • Included format: PDF, EPUB
  • ebooks can be used on all reading devices
  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Softcover 51,99 €
price for Spain (gross)
  • ISBN 978-3-319-23614-8
  • Free shipping for individuals worldwide
  • Usually dispatched within 3 to 5 business days.
  • The final prices may differ from the prices shown due to specifics of VAT rules
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Clinical Cases in Skin of Color
Book Subtitle
Medical, Oncological and Hair Disorders, and Cosmetic Dermatology
Editors
  • Porcia B. Love
  • Roopal V. Kundu
Series Title
Clinical Cases in Dermatology
Copyright
2016
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing Switzerland
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-23615-5
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-23615-5
Softcover ISBN
978-3-319-23614-8
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
IX, 184
Number of Illustrations
38 b/w illustrations
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