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Title Hair and scalp diseases : medical, surgical, and cosmetic treatments / edited by Amy J. McMichael, Maria K. Hordinsky
Published New York : Informa Healthcare, ©2008


Description 1 online resource (xii, 319 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates) : illustrations (some color)
Series Basic and clinical dermatology ; 41
Basic and clinical dermatology ; 41.
Contents Human hair / John Gray -- Evaluation techniques / Christopher L. Gummer -- Photographic imaging in hair loss / Douglas Canfield -- Hair follicle anatomy in human scalp biopsies / David A. Whiting and Lady C. Dy -- Nonmedicated grooming products and beauty treatments / Zoe Diana Draelos -- Dandruff and seborrheic dermatitis : use of medicated shampoos / Janet G. Hickman -- Alopecia areata / Maria K. Hordinsky and Ana Paula Avancini Caramori -- Androgenetic alopecia / Andrew G. Messenger -- Telogen effluvium / Wilma F. Bergfeld -- Cicatricial alopecia / Paradi Mirmirani -- Structural hair abnormalities / Hope V. Dinh, Rodney D. Sinclair, and Jack Green -- Scalp prostheses : wigs, hairpieces, extensions, and scalp-covering cosmetics / Ingrid E. Roseborough -- Hair transplantation / Ron Shapiro and Valerie D. Callender -- Alternative treatments for hair loss / Christine Jaworsky -- Hirsutism and hypertrichosis / Katherine R. Kerchner and Amy J. McMichael -- Light-assisted hair removal / Brian Zelickson and Lydia Sahara -- Allergic contact dermatitis / Sharone K. Askari and Erin M. Warshaw -- The biopsychosocial aspects of hair disease / Lucinda S. Buescher and David Resch -- Scalp infections and infestations / Bryan K. Chen and Sheila Fallon Friedlander -- Sources of alopecia information for physicians and patients / Jennifer Conde and Amy J. McMichael -- Approach to the patient with alopecia / Lynne J. Goldberg
Summary Hair and Scalp Diseases; guide to medical and non-medical management is a succinct and comprehensive guide examining the treatment of scalp and hair disorders, with a special concentration on ethnicity, hair type, and morphologyl of hair, and Incorporates treatments that go beyond accepted US and international guidelines, as authors examine the use of off-label medications for case-sensitive scenarios
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Hair -- Diseases -- Treatment
Scalp -- Diseases -- Treatment
Hair Diseases -- therapy
Hair Diseases -- ethnology
Scalp Dermatoses -- ethnology
Scalp Dermatoses -- therapy
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Skin.
MEDICAL -- Dermatology.
Maladies du système pileux -- thérapie.
Maladies du système pileux -- ethnologie.
Dermatoses du cuir chevelu -- thérapie.
Dermatoses du cuir chevelu -- ethnologie.
Cheveux -- Maladies -- Thérapeutique.
Cuir chevelu -- Maladies -- Thérapeutique.
Form Electronic book
Author McMichael, Amy J.
Hordinsky, Maria K.
ISBN 9781420018660