D B McKenna

Summary

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The time from diagnostic excision biopsy to wide local excision for primary cutaneous malignant melanoma may not affect patient survival
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Br J Dermatol 147:48-54. 2002
  2. pmc Evidence for an association between cutaneous malignant melanoma and lymphoid malignancy: a population-based retrospective cohort study in Scotland
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, UK
    Br J Cancer 88:74-8. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint A retrospective observational study of primary cutaneous malignant melanoma patients treated with excision only compared with excision biopsy followed by wider local excision
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, EH3 9WY, Scotland, UK
    Br J Dermatol 150:523-30. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparison of dermatologists', surgeons' and general practitioners' surgical management of cutaneous melanoma
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9WY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 151:636-44. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Leukaemia inhibitory factor and interleukin-8 expression in nonmelanoma skin cancers
    J C Szepietowski
    Department of Dermatology, University of Medicine, Wroclaw, Poland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 26:72-8. 2001

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint The time from diagnostic excision biopsy to wide local excision for primary cutaneous malignant melanoma may not affect patient survival
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Scotland, UK
    Br J Dermatol 147:48-54. 2002
    ..No study has addressed whether a delay between these two surgical procedures influences patient outcome...
  2. pmc Evidence for an association between cutaneous malignant melanoma and lymphoid malignancy: a population-based retrospective cohort study in Scotland
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Lauriston Place, Edinburgh EH3 9YW, UK
    Br J Cancer 88:74-8. 2003
    ..Immunosuppression, exposure to ultraviolet radiation and genetic factors may lead to a host environment that is conducive to the development of these malignancies...
  3. ncbi request reprint A retrospective observational study of primary cutaneous malignant melanoma patients treated with excision only compared with excision biopsy followed by wider local excision
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, EH3 9WY, Scotland, UK
    Br J Dermatol 150:523-30. 2004
    ..For primary cutaneous malignant melanoma the guidelines recommend an excision biopsy of the suspected lesion followed by wider local excision; the diagnosis can then be confirmed and excision margins planned...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparison of dermatologists', surgeons' and general practitioners' surgical management of cutaneous melanoma
    D B McKenna
    Department of Dermatology, Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh, Edinburgh EH3 9WY, UK
    Br J Dermatol 151:636-44. 2004
    ..Current guidelines for the surgical management of melanoma aim to bring a combined consensus approach to the surgery of melanoma. Whether different outcomes for melanoma are related to the specialist who treats the patient is unknown...
  5. ncbi request reprint Leukaemia inhibitory factor and interleukin-8 expression in nonmelanoma skin cancers
    J C Szepietowski
    Department of Dermatology, University of Medicine, Wroclaw, Poland
    Clin Exp Dermatol 26:72-8. 2001
    ..These data may suggest a role for LIF and IL-8 in the development of skin carcinomas, but without co-ordinate regulation of these two cytokines in this process...