Research

Seton Healthcare Family is committed to remaining on the forefront of medical research and innovation. Below is a list of recent publications based on research conducted by our dermatologists.

Dr. Ammar Ahmed

Ahmed AM, Lopez I, Perese F, Vazquez R, Hynan LS, Chong B, Pandya AG.  A randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial of oral polypodium leucotomos extract as an adjunct to sunscreen in the treatment of melasma.  JAMA Dermatol 2013 Aug 149(8):981-3.

Lieu TJ, Park AN, Ahmed AM, Blanco GM, Luby JP.  A generalized eruption in a rancher.  Clin Infect Dis 2013 56:1675-76.

Ahmed A, Leon A, Butler DC, Reichenberg J.  Quality-of-Life Effects of Common Dermatological Diseases. Sem Cut Med Surg 2013 32(2):101-109.

Dr. Lucia Diaz

Totri CR, Diaz L, Matiz C, Krakowski AC. A 15-year-old girl with painful, peeling skin. Pediatr Ann. 2015;May 1;44(5):195-7.

Totri CR, Diaz L, Eichenfield LF. 2014 Update in atopic dermatitis in children. Curr Opin Pediatr. 2014;Aug:26(4):466-71.

Diaz L, Levy M, Kalajian M, Metry D. Perineal groove: a report of two cases. JAMA Dermatol. 2014;Jan 1:150(1):101-2.

Dr. Dayna Diven

Bartenstein D, Diven DG, Allred J, Reed K.    Indoor Tanning Devices in Student Apartment Complexes:  A Study of 2 Texas University Communities.  JAMA Dermatol  Published online June 03, 2015. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.1189

Raina A, Hennessy R, Rains M, Allred J, Hirshburg JM,  Diven DG,  Markey MK.   Objective Measurement of Erythema in Psoriasis using Digital Color Photography with Color Calibration. In press 2015. Journal of skin research and technology.

Miyar ME, Diven DG, Cosulich, MT, Kidd, LL, Braswell MA, Triplett TM, Pandya AG Serving the underserved: Creating a low cost sunscreen with natural ingredients for humanitarian medical trips to the developing world.  Br. J. Dermatol., 2014 Jul 22

Dr. Matthew Fox

Hocker T, Fox M, Kozlow J, et al. Malignant melanoma arising in the setting of epidermolysis bullosa simplex: an important distinction from epidermolysis bullosa nevus. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Aug 21.

Fox MC, Lao CD, Schwartz JL, Frohm ML, Bichakjian CK, Johnson TM. Management options for metastatic melanoma in the era of novel therapies: a primer for the practicing dermatologist. Part II: management of stage IV disease. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013 Jan;68(1):13.e1-13; quiz 26-8.

Fox MC, Lao CD, Schwartz JL, Frohm ML, Bichakjian CK, Johnson TM. Management options for metastatic melanoma in the era of novel therapies: a primer for the practicing dermatologist. Part I: management of stage III disease. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2013 Jan;68(1):1.e1-9; quiz 10-12.

Dr. Carlo Gavino

Guo R, Gavino AC. Angiolymphoid hyperplasia with eosinophilia. Arch Pathol Lab Med. 2015 May;139(5):683-6.

Armstrong PA, Reichenberg JS, Diven DG, Gavino AC. Diffuse eruption of necrotic papules and nodules. JAMA Dermatol. 2013 Dec;149(12):1429-30.

Huynh M, Gavino AC, Magid M. Trichotillomania. Semin Cutan Med Surg. 2013 Jun;32(2):88-94.

Dr. Moise Levy

Danial C, Adeduntan R, Gorell ES, Lucky AW, Paller AS, Bruckner A, Pope E, Morel KD, Levy ML, Shufeng L, Gilmore ES, Lane A. Prevalence and Characterization of Pruritus in Epidermolysis Bullosa.  Pediatric Dermatology 2015; 32:53-59

Danial C, Adeduntan R, Gorell ES, Lucky AW, Paller AS, Bruckner AL, Pope E, Morel KD, Levy ML, Li S, Gilmore ES, Lane AT. Evaluation of Treatments for Pruritus in Epidermolysis Bullosa. Pediatr Dermatol. 2014 Dec 29. [Epub ahead of print]

Simko SJ, Garmezy B, Abhyankar H, Lupo PJ, Chakraborty R, Lim KP, Shih A, Hicks MJ, Wright TS,Levy ML, McClain KL, Allen CE.  Differentiating skin-limited and multisystem Langerhans cell histiocytosis.  J Pediatr. 2014 Nov;165(5):990-6. Epub 2014 Oct 21.

Dr. Jason Reichenberg

Magid M, Keeling B, and Reichenberg J. Neurotoxins: Expanding uses of neuromodulator in medicine: Major depressive disorder. Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery, Fall 2015.

S Craig-Müller S, J Reichenberg.  The other itch that rashes: A clinical and therapeutic approach to Pruritus and Skin Picking Disorders. Current Allergy and Asthma Reports. June 2015.

S Lim, B Nichols, MR Migden, N Rajaram, J Reichenberg, M Markey, M Ross, J Tunnell. Clinical Study of Noninvasive in vivo Melanoma and Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer Using Multi-Modal Spectral Diagnosis, Journal of Biomedical Optics. 19(11), November 2014.

Dr. Jennifer Vickers

Howard JC, Russell KJ, Vickers JL, Weiss E. Acantholysis: Worth a second look? Dermatologic Surgery. 2014; 40(11): 1268-1270.

Vickers J, Safai B. Scombrotoxicity. New England Journal of Medicine. 2013; 368(23):e31

Blanter M, Vickers J, Russo M, Safai B. Eczema Herpeticum: Would you know it if you saw it? Pediatric Emergency Care. 2013; In press.