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Alopecia Areata

A Clinician's Guide

Authors: Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

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  • Offers readers a comprehensive look at the material regarding this disorder Includes full color photographs of patients before, during, and after the disease to accompany the various sections
  • Written for dermatologists as well as internists dealing with the comorbid conditions that often accompany alopecia areata
  • Includes case studies,epidemiology, etiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment options
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About this book

Offering the reader a comprehensive look at the material regarding alopecia areata, this book is divided into several  sections: One section encompasses the detailed overview of alopecia areata including its epidemiology, etiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment options; another section provides information and content about different comorbidities in patients with alopecia areata; the third section contains case studies of patients diagnosed with alopecia areata, including their signs, symptoms, lab tests, clinical management, and treatment; and the last section covers  research studies on this disease. Complete with full color photographs of patients before, during, and after the disease to accompany the various sections, Alopeacia Areata -- A Clinician's Guide is written for dermatologists as well as internists dealing with the comorbid conditions that often accompany alopecia areata.

About the authors

Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi, MD, MSc, MPH is a Clinical Research Fellow at the University of British Columbia (Vancouver, BC, Canada). He is also the Founder/CEO of Misdiagnosis Association and Society (Seattle, WA, USA), and Founder/CEO of Father Medical Charity (Vancouver, BC, Canada).

Dr. Beigi established Misdiagnosis Association and Society (MARI), with the aim of collecting and preparing the most comprehensive database of errors in medicine and conducting related medical research studies, in collaboration with health organizations, universities, clinics, professors and physicians from all around the world.


Also, he founded Father Medical Charity with the goal of helping patients in need, especially those in underdeveloped countries. This Charity collaborates with many physicians and nurses employed in underdeveloped countries, who identify patients in need and refer them to this medical charity to receive the necessary medications or facilitate treatments for them.


Dr. Beigi has presented his research studies to several international conferences, including the 2nd BC eHealth and Innovative Technology, the Canadian Pharmacists 2015, and the 23rd World Congress of Dermatology, etc. He also has written several books for Springer including; Clinician's Guide to Acrodermatitis Enteropathica (2015), Clinician's Guide to Mycosis Fungoides (2016), Clinician's Guide to Pemphigus Vulgaris (2017), Psoriasis: A Clinician's Guide (in development), Clinician's Guide to Vitiligo and other Hypopigmentation Disorders (in development) and Clinician's Guide to Hyperpigmentation Disorders (in development). 


Table of contents (18 chapters)

Table of contents (18 chapters)
  • Introduction

    Pages 3-5

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

  • Diffuse Alopecia Areata

    Pages 9-11

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

  • Alopecia Totalis/Universalis

    Pages 13-15

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

  • Telogen Effluvium

    Pages 17-22

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

  • Anagen Effluvium

    Pages 23-26

    Khan Mohammad Beigi, Pooya

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eBook $84.99
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  • Immediate eBook download after purchase
Hardcover $119.99
price for USA in USD
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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Alopecia Areata
Book Subtitle
A Clinician's Guide
Authors
Copyright
2018
Publisher
Springer International Publishing
Copyright Holder
Springer International Publishing AG, part of Springer Nature
eBook ISBN
978-3-319-72134-7
DOI
10.1007/978-3-319-72134-7
Hardcover ISBN
978-3-319-72133-0
Softcover ISBN
978-3-030-10159-6
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
XIX, 172
Number of Illustrations
26 b/w illustrations, 47 illustrations in colour
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