Susan C Taylor

Summary

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Postprocedural wound-healing efficacy following removal of dermatosis papulosa nigra lesions in an African American population: a comparison of a skin protectant ointment and a topical antibiotic
    Susan C Taylor
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:S30-5. 2011
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of skin diseases in ethnic populations
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, Suite 1l D, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Dermatol Clin 21:601-7. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of skin diseases in people of color
    Susan C Taylor
    Department of Dermatology, Columbia University, and the Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 71:271-5. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive techniques for the evaluation of skin color
    Susan Taylor
    Department of Dermatology, Columbia University, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:S282-90. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint Defining skin of color
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 69:435-7. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Utilizing combination therapy for ethnic skin
    Susan C Taylor
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 80:15-20. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint Health disparities in arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases-the dermatology session: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland, December 15-16, 2000
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, and the Department of Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:770-3. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Acne vulgaris in skin of color
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S98-106. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Common dermatologic disorders in skin of color: a comparative practice survey
    Andrew F Alexis
    Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 80:387-94. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhancing the care and treatment of skin of color, part 2: understanding skin physiology
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 76:302-6. 2005

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications26

  1. doi request reprint Postprocedural wound-healing efficacy following removal of dermatosis papulosa nigra lesions in an African American population: a comparison of a skin protectant ointment and a topical antibiotic
    Susan C Taylor
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 64:S30-5. 2011
    ..We hypothesize that antibiotics are not necessary for effective and safe healing of such wounds...
  2. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of skin diseases in ethnic populations
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, 1090 Amsterdam Avenue, Suite 1l D, New York, NY 10025, USA
    Dermatol Clin 21:601-7. 2003
    ..The identification of cutaneous diseases affecting the rapidly increasing ethnic populations serves to focus resources both research and clinical in these areas...
  3. ncbi request reprint Epidemiology of skin diseases in people of color
    Susan C Taylor
    Department of Dermatology, Columbia University, and the Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 71:271-5. 2003
    ..Diseases of more cosmetic concern (eg, melasma, postinflammatory pigmentation, acne keloidalis nuchae, scalp and facial folliculitis, keloids, alopecias) occur more in skin of color than in white skin...
  4. ncbi request reprint Noninvasive techniques for the evaluation of skin color
    Susan Taylor
    Department of Dermatology, Columbia University, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 54:S282-90. 2006
    ..Dermoscopy is also useful for the differential diagnosis of benign melanocytic lesions and melanoma, and its use has been shown to significantly improve diagnostic accuracy...
  5. ncbi request reprint Defining skin of color
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 69:435-7. 2002
    ..We will attempt to identify those individuals with skin of color. We use this article as an introduction to a recurring series that will address cutaneous disease affecting these individuals...
  6. ncbi request reprint Utilizing combination therapy for ethnic skin
    Susan C Taylor
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 80:15-20. 2007
    ..04% or 0.1% or adapalene (AP) gel 0.1%. There was a trend toward better resolution of hyperpigmentation in the subjects receiving the clindamycin-BPO topical gel in combination with RAM gel 0.04%...
  7. ncbi request reprint Health disparities in arthritis and musculoskeletal and skin diseases-the dermatology session: National Institute of Arthritis and Musculoskeletal and Skin Diseases, Bethesda, Maryland, December 15-16, 2000
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, and the Department of Dermatology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:770-3. 2002
    ..Researchers are standardizing methods for studying keloidal scars, and are developing and validating measurement tools for cutaneous diseases in skin of color, such as atypical nevi, psoriasis, and hand dermatitis, but more is needed...
  8. ncbi request reprint Acne vulgaris in skin of color
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S98-106. 2002
    ..Luke's-Roosevelt Hospital, in New York City. This information should help clinicians in their diagnosis and treatment of acne vulgaris for these patients...
  9. ncbi request reprint Common dermatologic disorders in skin of color: a comparative practice survey
    Andrew F Alexis
    Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 80:387-94. 2007
    ..Although similarities were seen in the frequency of acne and eczema, conditions such as dyschromia and alopecia were commonly seen during black patient visits but were not among the leading 10 diagnoses made during white patient visits...
  10. ncbi request reprint Enhancing the care and treatment of skin of color, part 2: understanding skin physiology
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 76:302-6. 2005
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  11. ncbi request reprint Skin of color: biology, structure, function, and implications for dermatologic disease
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S41-62. 2002
    ..Cultural practices also can have a significant impact. Further studies are needed to help dermatologists optimally treat people with skin of color...
  12. ncbi request reprint Enhancing the care and treatment of skin of color, part 1: The broad scope of pigmentary disorders
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 76:249-55. 2005
    ..Awareness of this information within the wider community of dermatologists, primary healthcare providers, and the media will help to accomplish the objective of stimulating new prospective research...
  13. ncbi request reprint Defining pseudofolliculitis barbae in 2001: a review of the literature and current trends
    Patricia K Perry
    Skin of Color Center, Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S113-9. 2002
    ..In addition, new data on patients with PFB from the Skin of Color Center will be presented...
  14. doi request reprint Safety of nonanimal stabilized hyaluronic acid dermal fillers in patients with skin of color: a randomized, evaluator-blinded comparative trial
    Susan C Taylor
    Society Hill Dermatology, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1653-60. 2009
    ..Previous trials with NASHA dermal fillers have included small numbers of patients with pigmented skin...
  15. ncbi request reprint A large 12-month extension study of an 8-week trial to evaluate the safety and efficacy of triple combination (TC) cream in melasma patients previously treated with TC cream or one of its dyads
    Helen Torok
    Trillium Creek Dermatology, Inc, Medina, OH 44526, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 4:592-7. 2005
    ..Once daily application of TC cream applied intermittently over a long period is a safe, tolerable, and effective treatment for moderate to severe melasma of the face...
  16. doi request reprint Six-month safety results of calcium hydroxylapatite for treatment of nasolabial folds in Fitzpatrick skin types IV to VI
    Ellen S Marmur
    Division of Dermatologic and Cosmetic Surgery, Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai Medical Center, New York, New York 10029 6574, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1641-5. 2009
    ..Recently, the cosmetic market has seen an increase in the options for treatment for people with dark skin...
  17. ncbi request reprint Keloidal scars: a review with a critical look at therapeutic options
    Joseph J Shaffer
    Skin of Color Center, Department of Dermatology, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S63-97. 2002
    ..These include lack of consistent disease definitions and outcome measures, inadequate follow-up, and inconsistent therapeutic interventions. Suggestions are given for future studies...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of race and ethnicity on patch test results
    Vincent A DeLeo
    St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY 10025, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 46:S107-12. 2002
    ..Allergic contact dermatitis is a condition that may be affected by differences in genetic and environmental factors. Race and ethnicity are possible examples of the former...
  19. ncbi request reprint Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation: evolving combination treatment strategies
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 78:6-19. 2006
    ..3%; mequinol 2%-tretinoin (RA) 0.01%; and fluocinolone acetonide (FA) 0.01%, HQ 4%, and RA 0.05%. Recent findings have suggested that mequinol 2%-RA 0.01% solution is a promising alternative for the treatment of PIH...
  20. ncbi request reprint Efficacy and safety of a new triple-combination agent for the treatment of facial melasma
    Susan C Taylor
    Dermatology Associates, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital, New York, New York 10025, USA
    Cutis 72:67-72. 2003
    ..The most common adverse reactions seen with all treatment groups were erythema, skin peeling, burning, and/or stinging sensation. The majority of treatment-related adverse events were of mild severity...
  21. ncbi request reprint The Taylor Hyperpigmentation Scale: a new visual assessment tool for the evaluation of skin color and pigmentation
    Susan C Taylor
    Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 76:270-4. 2005
    ..A heuristic evaluation of the results of this study provided insight into essential considerations for the continued effort to develop a useful and simple scale for assessing skin color and pigmentation...
  22. ncbi request reprint Postinflammatory hyperpigmentation
    Susan Taylor
    Department of Dermatology, Columbia University, and the Skin of Color Center, St Luke s Roosevelt Hospital Center, New York, NY, USA
    J Cutan Med Surg 13:183-91. 2009
    ..Treatment may be prolonged, lasting 6 to 12 months or longer for adequate restoration of normal pigmentation...
  23. ncbi request reprint Twice-daily applications of benzoyl peroxide 5%/clindamycin 1% gel versus vehicle in the treatment of pseudofolliculitis barbae
    Fran E Cook-Bolden
    College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, New York, USA
    Cutis 73:18-24. 2004
    ..2% at week 2 to 63.9% at week 10. Study medication was well tolerated. These positive findings warrant further investigation of BP/C gel in the treatment of patients with PFB...
  24. ncbi request reprint Natural considerations for skin of color
    Leslie Baumann
    University of Miami Cosmetic Center, Florida, USA
    Cutis 78:2-19. 2006
    ..Sun protection is an increasing concern due to rising rates of melanoma. Several botanical products are useful in augmenting photoprotection with conventional sunscreens...
  25. ncbi request reprint Natural advances in eczema care
    Lawrence F Eichenfield
    Rady Children s Hospital San Diego, California, USA
    Cutis 80:2-16. 2007
    ..The compromised skin barrier in AD is especially vulnerable to UV radiation exposure. Several new long-lasting photostable sunscreen ingredients provide longer durations of protection with improved cosmetic attributes...
  26. ncbi request reprint Acne and your pediatric patient: a roundtable discussion of treatment modalities and other factors
    Lawrence F Eichenfield
    University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, and Children s Hospital and Health Center, San Diego, USA
    Cutis 76:5-24. 2005

Research Grants1

  1. Conference--Dermatologic Disease in Skin of Color
    Susan Taylor; Fiscal Year: 2002
    ..They believe that these presentations and discussions will lead to a greater interest in the specific problem related to access to care for dermatologic disease among persons of color. ..