Scott A Davis

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Top dermatologic conditions in patients of color: an analysis of nationally representative data
    Scott A Davis
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:466-73. 2012
  2. ncbi request reprint The duration of office visits in the United States, 1993 to 2010
    Matthew K Shaw
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:820-6. 2014
  3. ncbi request reprint Lack of information in current guidelines regarding systemic corticosteroids in inflammatory diseases
    Ashley L Semble
    Wake Forest School of Medicine
    Dermatol Online J 20:21761. 2014
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of keloids in the United States, 1990-2009: an analysis of the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
    Scott A Davis
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Dermatol Surg 39:988-94. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of preadolescent acne in the United States: an analysis of nationally representative data
    Scott A Davis
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:689-94. 2013
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in sunscreen recommendation among US physicians
    Kristie L Akamine
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    JAMA Dermatol 150:51-5. 2014
  7. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis and cardiovascular screening rates in the United States
    Habibollah S Alamdari
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:e14-9. 2013
  8. ncbi request reprint Cosmetic procedures performed in the United States: a 16-year analysis
    Christine S Ahn
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Dermatol Surg 39:1351-9. 2013
  9. ncbi request reprint Phototherapy trends in dermatology
    Kara Luersen
    Departments of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 25:487-8. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Dermatologists' knowledge of and preferences regarding topical steroids
    Laura F Sandoval
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:786-9. 2013

Collaborators

  • Steven R Feldman
  • Michelle M Levender
  • Laura F Sandoval
  • Brad A Yentzer
  • Amy J McMichael
  • Douglas N Robins
  • Kelly M Cordoro
  • Troy D Abel
  • Megan A Kinney
  • Hsien Chang Lin
  • Tushar S Dabade
  • Christine S Ahn
  • Cheryl J Gustafson
  • Alan B Fleischer
  • Ashley L Semble
  • Erin T Landis
  • Kara Luersen
  • Phillip M Williford
  • Amir Al-Dabagh
  • Daniel P Krowchuk
  • Kristie L Akamine
  • Erin N Wilmer
  • William D Hoover
  • Sonal A Parikh
  • Matthew K Shaw
  • Stephanie Snyder
  • Cameron E West
  • Peter Koelblinger
  • Erik W J Kokkonen
  • Jenna L O'Neill
  • Vanessa N Richardson
  • Habibollah S Alamdari
  • Ingrid L D Tablazon
  • Meredith Shaw
  • Ranti S Bolaji
  • Thomas J Hagele
  • Bridgit V Nolan
  • Christine Ahn
  • Sebastian G Kaplan
  • Sarah D Fenerty
  • Ashley N Feneran
  • Jamie L Goldberg
  • Whitney J Lapolla
  • William W Huang
  • Ian Crandell
  • Sarah Taylor
  • Daniel J Pearce
  • Brandon Shutty
  • James A Solomon
  • Nikita Patel
  • William Huang
  • Yun Sun Lee
  • Elizabeth A Kiracofe
  • Philip M Williford
  • Karen Huang
  • Woodrow W Winchester
  • Cameron West
  • Karen R Gerancher

Detail Information

Publications40

  1. ncbi request reprint Top dermatologic conditions in patients of color: an analysis of nationally representative data
    Scott A Davis
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:466-73. 2012
    ..Some dermatologic disorders are known to be much more common in patients of color, but the leading dermatologic disorders in patients of color have not yet been described on the basis of nationally representative data...
  2. ncbi request reprint The duration of office visits in the United States, 1993 to 2010
    Matthew K Shaw
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Blvd, Winston Salem, NC 27157 E mail
    Am J Manag Care 20:820-6. 2014
    ..Since many physicians feel that they are not allotted enough time to adequately evaluate and effectively provide care for patients, we sought to analyze the average duration of office visits with physicians from 1993 through 2010...
  3. ncbi request reprint Lack of information in current guidelines regarding systemic corticosteroids in inflammatory diseases
    Ashley L Semble
    Wake Forest School of Medicine
    Dermatol Online J 20:21761. 2014
    ..Considering how often primary care physicians, dermatologists, and rheumatologists prescribe systemic steroids for rheumatic diseases and psoriasis, this void must be filled. ..
  4. ncbi request reprint Management of keloids in the United States, 1990-2009: an analysis of the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
    Scott A Davis
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Dermatol Surg 39:988-94. 2013
    ..Keloids can cause significant morbidity during wound healing, but the most common current treatment practices for keloids are not well-established...
  5. ncbi request reprint Treatment of preadolescent acne in the United States: an analysis of nationally representative data
    Scott A Davis
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Pediatr Dermatol 30:689-94. 2013
    ..Furthermore, this study identified a potential knowledge gap between pediatricians based on their prescribing patterns in this patient population. ..
  6. ncbi request reprint Trends in sunscreen recommendation among US physicians
    Kristie L Akamine
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    JAMA Dermatol 150:51-5. 2014
    ..Sunscreen is an important part of sun protection to prevent skin cancer but may not be recommended as often as guidelines dictate...
  7. ncbi request reprint Psoriasis and cardiovascular screening rates in the United States
    Habibollah S Alamdari
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:e14-9. 2013
    ..However, the frequency with which dermatologists and nondermatologists screen psoriasis patients for CV risk factors is not well characterized...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cosmetic procedures performed in the United States: a 16-year analysis
    Christine S Ahn
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Dermatol Surg 39:1351-9. 2013
    ..Cosmetic procedures, particularly those that are minimally invasive, are in demand. The physician specialties performing these procedures are not well-characterized...
  9. ncbi request reprint Phototherapy trends in dermatology
    Kara Luersen
    Departments of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 25:487-8. 2014
    ..Use of phototherapy in the United States declined during the 1990s, largely due to unfavorable economic incentives. The trends in phototherapy since then are not well characterized...
  10. ncbi request reprint Dermatologists' knowledge of and preferences regarding topical steroids
    Laura F Sandoval
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:786-9. 2013
    ..Prescribing practices rely on knowledge of topical corticosteroid potency, as well as potential side effects including steroid allergies...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prescriptions for a toxic combination: use of methotrexate plus trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole in the United States
    Scott A Davis
    From the Departments of Dermatology, Pediatrics, Pathology, and Public Health Sciences, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    South Med J 107:292-3. 2014
    ..To determine the frequency of using the potentially toxic combination of methotrexate and trimethoprim-sulfamethoxazole (TMP-SMX) in outpatient practice in the United States...
  12. ncbi request reprint Acitretin prescribing patterns in women of childbearing potential
    Scott A Davis
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:799-802. 2013
    ..Topical medications, phototherapy, cyclosporine A, and new biologic agents provide safer alternatives for women of childbearing age with moderate to severe psoriasis...
  13. ncbi request reprint Noncosmetic skin-related procedures performed in the United States: an analysis of national ambulatory medical care survey data from 1995 to 2010
    Christine S Ahn
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Dermatol Surg 39:1912-21. 2013
    ..Changes in the volume of dermatologic procedures over time and the physician specialties involved in skin-related procedural care are not well characterized...
  14. ncbi request reprint Combination therapy for psoriasis in the United States
    Scott A Davis
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:546-50. 2013
    ..Psoriasis is treated with several classes of treatments that may be used in combination, but the ways combination therapies are used are not well characterized...
  15. ncbi request reprint Trends in the use of topical over the counter products in the management of dermatologic disease in the United States
    Bridgit V Nolan
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Dermatol Online J 18:1. 2012
    ..Over the counter (OTC) products play an important role in treating and preventing disease in the U.S. Topical OTCs are widely used but use in dermatology is not well defined...
  16. ncbi request reprint Use of topical antibiotics as prophylaxis in clean dermatologic procedures
    Michelle M Levender
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1071, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 66:445-51. 2012
    ..Topical antibiotics are not indicated for routine postoperative care in clean dermatologic procedures, but may be widely used...
  17. ncbi request reprint Isotretinoin and oral contraceptive use in female acne patients varies by physician specialty: analysis of data from the National Ambulatory Medical Care Survey
    Erin T Landis
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 23:272-7. 2012
    ....
  18. ncbi request reprint Treatment of impetigo: oral antibiotics most commonly prescribed
    Ranti S Bolaji
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 11:489-94. 2012
    ..Impetigo is a highly contagious, superficial skin disease that is frequently seen in children. While data support the use of topical antibiotics for treatment, the medications actually prescribed in practice are not well documented...
  19. ncbi request reprint Services available and their effectiveness
    Christine Ahn
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:19-37, vii. 2012
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Decreasing frequency of office visits on fridays
    Meredith Shaw
    Center for Dermatology Research, Departments of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 24:405-7. 2013
    ..To determine if the frequency of physician visits on Fridays varied over the course of 1997 to 2010, and if it varied by geographical region...
  21. ncbi request reprint Skin manifestations of outpatient adverse drug events in the United States: a national analysis
    Peter Koelblinger
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 17:269-75. 2013
    ..Cutaneous reactions to drugs are among the most common clinical manifestations of adverse drug events (ADEs); however, data on outpatient cutaneous adverse drug events (CADEs) are limited...
  22. ncbi request reprint Patterns of disease and treatment of cold sores
    Vanessa N Richardson
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 24:439-43. 2013
    ..Cold sores are a common condition that can cause significant morbidity and mortality. Antivirals are the typical treatment for cold sores, but the ways in which these medications are used to treat cold sores are not well studied...
  23. ncbi request reprint Patterns of ambulatory care usage and leading treatments for rosacea
    Scott A Davis
    Departments of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 25:275-7. 2014
    ..Millions of rosacea sufferers are not being treated, and the reasons they do not get treatment are not well characterized...
  24. ncbi request reprint Topical antibiotic monotherapy prescribing practices in acne vulgaris
    William D Hoover
    Center for Dermatology Research, Departments of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Dermatolog Treat 25:97-9. 2014
    ..The aim of this study is to evaluate the frequency of dosing topical antibiotics as monotherapy in the treatment of acne vulgaris, and physician specialty prescribing these medications...
  25. ncbi request reprint The effect of folate supplementation on methotrexate efficacy and toxicity in psoriasis patients and folic acid use by dermatologists in the USA
    Amir Al-Dabagh
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 14:155-61. 2013
    ..Folate supplementation can be used to reduce the adverse effects of MTX, though this may impact efficacy. The frequency of folic acid supplementation is not well characterized...
  26. pmc Use of electronic medical records differs by specialty and office settings
    Erik W J Kokkonen
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157 1071, USA
    J Am Med Inform Assoc 20:e33-8. 2013
    ..To assess differences in the use of electronic medical records (EMRs) among medical specialties and practice settings...
  27. ncbi request reprint Practice trends in the treatment of actinic keratosis in the United States: 0.5% fluorouracil and combination cryotherapy plus fluorouracil are underused despite evidence of benefit
    Thomas J Hagele
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 16:107-14. 2012
    ..Evidence shows that 0.5% fluorouracil has similar efficacy and is better tolerated than 5% fluorouracil. Evidence also shows that combination therapy with cryosurgery and fluorouracil is beneficial...
  28. ncbi request reprint Most common dermatologic conditions encountered by dermatologists and nondermatologists
    Erin N Wilmer
    Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    Cutis 94:285-92. 2014
    ..Because dermatologists often are responsible for training nondermatologists in the diagnosis and management of skin disease, curriculum content should reflect these differences to enhance the efficacy of such training opportunities. ..
  29. ncbi request reprint Cost effectiveness of biologic therapies for plaque psoriasis
    Christine S Ahn
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 14:315-26. 2013
    ..Therefore, when assessing the use of these drugs for the treatment of psoriasis, it is important to consider their cost effectiveness...
  30. ncbi request reprint Sticker charts: a method for improving adherence to treatment of chronic diseases in children
    Kara Luersen
    Departments of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 29:403-8. 2012
    ..This may be an effective means to encourage children with atopic dermatitis to apply their medications and improve clinical outcomes...
  31. ncbi request reprint Topical antibiotic trends from 1993 to 2007: use of topical antibiotics for non-evidence-based indications
    Whitney J Lapolla
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Dermatol Surg 37:1427-33. 2011
    ..Systemic antibiotic use has become more conservative with the emergence of drug resistance. Topical antibiotics are employed for a variety of indications, although there are only a few evidence-based indications...
  32. ncbi request reprint Common use of prescription off-label acne therapy in children younger than 12 years old
    Sonal A Parikh
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina
    Pediatr Dermatol 31:551-5. 2014
    ..More data on the use of topical retinoids in young children will improve our understanding of their use, which may help optimize treatment outcomes for children with acne...
  33. pmc Complementary and alternative medicine use in dermatology in the United States
    Erin T Landis
    1 Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
    J Altern Complement Med 20:392-8. 2014
    ..Complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) has an increasing presence in dermatology. Complementary therapies have been studied in many skin diseases, including atopic dermatitis and psoriasis...
  34. ncbi request reprint Safety and tolerability of tumor necrosis factor-α inhibitors in psoriasis: a narrative review
    Ashley L Semble
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, 27157 1071, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 15:37-43. 2014
    ..The benefits of TNF-α inhibitors outweigh the risks for moderate-to-severe psoriasis; however, there are potential adverse effects and the patient populations at highest risk include the elderly and those with a history of malignancy. ..
  35. ncbi request reprint Changing age of acne vulgaris visits: another sign of earlier puberty?
    Jamie L Goldberg
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:645-8. 2011
    ..There has been a decrease in the average age of children seeking treatment for acne that may be indicative of earlier acne onset. This finding provides supporting evidence of the increasingly earlier onset of puberty in girls...
  36. ncbi request reprint Medical adherence to acne therapy: a systematic review
    Stephanie Snyder
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC, 27157 1071, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 15:87-94. 2014
    ..Authors have investigated risk factors for poor medical adherence and how to improve this difficult problem in the context of acne...
  37. ncbi request reprint Use of St. John's Wort in potentially dangerous combinations
    Scott A Davis
    1 Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Winston Salem, NC
    J Altern Complement Med 20:578-9. 2014
    ..The objective of this study was to assess how often St. John's wort (SJW) is prescribed with medications that may interact dangerously with it...
  38. ncbi request reprint Risk of cardiovascular disorders in psoriasis patients: current and future
    Ingrid L D Tablazon
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest School of Medicine, Medical Center Boulevard, Winston Salem, NC 27157 1071, USA
    Am J Clin Dermatol 14:1-7. 2013
    ....
  39. ncbi request reprint Quantifying and characterizing adverse events in dermatologic surgery
    Jenna L O'Neill
    Department of Dermatology, Center for Dermatology Research, Wake Forest, Winston Salem, North Carolina 27157, USA
    Dermatol Surg 39:872-8. 2013
    ..Although office-based dermatologic procedures are generally considered safe, there is a lack of prospective data on the rate of adverse events (AEs) associated with these procedures...
  40. pmc The effect of reminder systems on patients' adherence to treatment
    Sarah D Fenerty
    Center for Dermatology Research, Department of Dermatology, Wake Forest University School of Medicine, Winston Salem, North Carolina, USA
    Patient Prefer Adherence 6:127-35. 2012
    ..Patient adherence is an important component of the treatment of chronic disease. An understanding of patient adherence and its modulating factors is necessary to correctly interpret treatment efficacy and barriers to therapeutic success...