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Uniform Title Dermatology for skin of color
Title Taylor and Kelly's Dermatology for Skin of Color / A. Paul Kelly, Susan C. Taylor, Henry W. Lim, Ana Maria Anido
Edition Second edition
Published New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, 2016
©2016
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Description 1 online resource (xxv, 766 pages) : illustrations, portraits (chiefly color)
Contents Skin of color : a historical perspective -- Defining skin of color -- Epidemiology of cutaneous diseases -- Multicultural competence in dermatologic practice -- The impact of traditional cultures on health care practices : an overview -- The impact of traditional African American cultures on heath care practices -- The impact of traditional Asian cultures on health care practices -- The impact of traditional Hispanic cultures on health care practices -- The impact of traditional Arabian Gulf cultures on health care practices -- Psychiatric aspects of skin of color -- The structure and function of skin of color -- Histology -- Genetics of skin diseases -- Biology of hair follicles -- Biology of nails -- Biology of the oral mucosa -- Biology of wounds and wound care -- Acute effects of light on the skin -- Chronic effects of light on the skin -- Nuances of skin of color -- Skin lesions : normal and pathologic -- Dermatosis papulosa nigra -- Seborrheic dermatitis -- Psoriasis -- Pityriasis rosea -- Lichen planus and lichen nitidus -- Atopic dermatitis and other eczemas -- Allergic contact dermatitis -- Photosensitivity -- Erythema chronicum perstans and related disorders -- Amyloidosis -- Acquired bullous diseases
Summary With the evolving knowledge of the field, this second edition is intended as both a textbook and as an up-to-date reference for all physicians, especially dermatologists, medical students, dermatology residents, and physician extenders. It contains chapters on structure, function, biology, and the myriad of diseases occurring in patients of color as well as cosmetic issues. In addition, Dermatology for Skin of Color provides a rich understanding of the cultural habits, practices, beliefs, and use of alternative medicine by patients of diverse backgrounds
Notes Preceded by Dermatology for skin of color / [edited by] A. Paul Kelly, Susan C. Taylor. ©2009
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
Notes Online resource; title from digital title page (AccessMedicine website, viewed February 25, 2019)
Subject Skin Diseases
Cosmetic Techniques
Ethnic Groups -- psychology
Skin Diseases -- ethnology
Skin Pigmentation -- physiology
Black race
Human skin color
Skin -- Diseases -- Treatment
Black race.
Human skin color.
Skin -- Diseases -- Treatment.
Form Electronic book
Author Anido Serrano, Ana Maria, editor
Kelly, A. Paul. editor
Lim, Henry W., 1949- editor
Taylor, Susan C., editor
ISBN 0071805524
9780071805520
Other Titles Taylor & Kelly's dermatology for skin of color