Marty O Visscher

Summary

Affiliation: Cincinnati Children's Hospital Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint A quality-improvement collaborative project to reduce pressure ulcers in PICUs
    Marty Visscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1950-60. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Neonatal intensive care practices and the influence on skin condition
    M O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:486-93. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Photodamage: treatments and topicals for facial skin
    Marty O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Division of Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 21:61-75. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Update on techniques for the quantitation of facial skin characteristics
    Marty O Visscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 21:7-19. 2013
  5. doi request reprint Hand hygiene compliance and irritant dermatitis: a juxtaposition of healthcare issues
    M O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Division of Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Int J Cosmet Sci 34:402-15. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Effect of chlorhexidine gluconate on the skin integrity at PICC line sites
    M Visscher
    Division of Neonatology, Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Perinatol 29:802-7. 2009
  7. doi request reprint Effect of topical treatments on irritant hand dermatitis in health care workers
    Marty Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:842.e1-842.e11. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Imaging skin: past, present and future perspectives
    M O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Centerand Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45299, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:11-27. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Stratum corneum cytokines, structural proteins, and transepidermal water loss: effect of hand hygiene
    Marty O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH45229, USA
    Skin Res Technol 16:229-36. 2010
  10. doi request reprint Stratum corneum free amino acids following barrier perturbation and repair
    M Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, U S A
    Int J Cosmet Sci 33:80-9. 2011

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Publications34

  1. doi request reprint A quality-improvement collaborative project to reduce pressure ulcers in PICUs
    Marty Visscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatrics 131:e1950-60. 2013
    ..Stage III and IV ulcers are serious, reportable events. The objective of this study was to develop and implement a quality-improvement (QI) intervention to reduce PUs by 50% in our ICUs...
  2. doi request reprint Neonatal intensive care practices and the influence on skin condition
    M O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol 27:486-93. 2013
    ..Poor skin integrity increases the risk of exposure to irritants and infectious agents. Interventions that facilitate skin maturation are essential...
  3. doi request reprint Photodamage: treatments and topicals for facial skin
    Marty O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Division of Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 21:61-75. 2013
    ..This information assists the facial plastic surgeon in evaluating patient expectations and selecting the most effective program...
  4. doi request reprint Update on techniques for the quantitation of facial skin characteristics
    Marty O Visscher
    Division of Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Facial Plast Surg Clin North Am 21:7-19. 2013
    ..This information will be of value to the plastic surgeon in collaborating with patients on evaluation and treatment strategies...
  5. doi request reprint Hand hygiene compliance and irritant dermatitis: a juxtaposition of healthcare issues
    M O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Division of Pediatric Plastic Surgery, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH, 45229, USA
    Int J Cosmet Sci 34:402-15. 2012
    ..Cosmetic scientists have played key roles in the development of improved skin care products, and the issues present an excellent opportunity for them to provide potentially life-saving contributions to health care...
  6. doi request reprint Effect of chlorhexidine gluconate on the skin integrity at PICC line sites
    M Visscher
    Division of Neonatology, Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Perinatol 29:802-7. 2009
    ..To determine the effects of chlorhexidine gluconate (CHG) on skin inflammation and stratum corneum barrier integrity at peripherally inserted central catheter (PICC) sites among patients in the neonatal intensive care setting...
  7. doi request reprint Effect of topical treatments on irritant hand dermatitis in health care workers
    Marty Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Am J Infect Control 37:842.e1-842.e11. 2009
    ..We evaluated the effects of 5 to 10 daily applications of a test cream (A, glove and chlorhexidine gluconate compatible) and current lotions/creams (B) compared with a control of normal skin care...
  8. ncbi request reprint Imaging skin: past, present and future perspectives
    M O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Centerand Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, OH 45299, USA
    G Ital Dermatol Venereol 145:11-27. 2010
    ..The analytical techniques for processing and extracting specific parameters that inform about the underlying biological status are presented...
  9. doi request reprint Stratum corneum cytokines, structural proteins, and transepidermal water loss: effect of hand hygiene
    Marty O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH45229, USA
    Skin Res Technol 16:229-36. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that repetitive hand hygiene would activate the epidermal inflammatory cascade and lead to changes in structural proteins and cytokines...
  10. doi request reprint Stratum corneum free amino acids following barrier perturbation and repair
    M Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, U S A
    Int J Cosmet Sci 33:80-9. 2011
    ..e. a gradient, over the time. Overall, barrier recovery under conditions of a decreasing hydration gradient produced SC with higher levels of FAA than did conditions of full occlusion...
  11. doi request reprint Amputee skin condition: occlusion, stratum corneum hydration and free amino acid levels
    Marty O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Program, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, 3333 Burnet Avenue, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Arch Dermatol Res 303:117-24. 2011
    ..The results suggest that residual limb occlusion in amputees may block the formation of FAA in the upper SC. Therapies based on replacement of water binding FAAs, may alleviate the consequences of long-term occlusion...
  12. doi request reprint Neonatal skin maturation--vernix caseosa and free amino acids
    Marty O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:122-32. 2011
    ..The free amino acid increase at 1 month may be initiated by the humidity transition at birth and supports results in animals. The findings have implications for infant skin care practices...
  13. doi request reprint Epidermal barrier treatments based on vernix caseosa
    Marty O Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology and Pulmonary Biology, Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 24:322-9. 2011
    ..Use of topical agents to improve barrier function has had mixed outcomes. The aim was to determine the effect of vernix versus common barrier creams on the rate and quality of the epidermal barrier repair following controlled wounding...
  14. pmc Quantitation of epidermal and mucosal tissue injury using contrast agents and imaging techniques
    Marty O Visscher
    Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, The Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Skin Res Technol 15:180-6. 2009
    ..Epidermal injury is common but the accuracy of visual methods is significantly impacted by the inherent skin pigmentation. We examined imaging and fluorescence techniques to quantify tissue injury as a function of skin color...
  15. doi request reprint Skin care in the NICU patient: effects of wipes versus cloth and water on stratum corneum integrity
    Marty Visscher
    Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    Neonatology 96:226-34. 2009
    ..There is a need to minimize damage, facilitate skin development and reduce infection risk, but the literature on the effects of skin care practices in NICU patients is limited...
  16. ncbi request reprint Comparative efficacy and safety of deoxyarbutin, a new tyrosinase-inhibiting agent
    Saja H Hamed
    University of Cincinnati College of Pharmacy, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Cosmet Sci 57:291-308. 2006
    ..These results demonstrate that dA is a potentially safe, effective, and reversible tyrosinase inhibitor...
  17. ncbi request reprint Effect of weight loss on cellulite: gynoid lypodystrophy
    Lola K Smalls
    Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, The College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Plast Reconstr Surg 118:510-6. 2006
    ..The authors hypothesized that cellulite severity would decrease with weight loss and subsequent decrease in subcutaneous fat in most subjects...
  18. ncbi request reprint Vernix caseosa in neonatal adaptation
    Marty O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Division of Neonatology, Center for Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, OH 45229, USA
    J Perinatol 25:440-6. 2005
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  19. doi request reprint Multimodal quantitative analysis of early pulsed-dye laser treatment of scars at a pediatric burn hospital
    John Kevin Bailey
    Shriners Hospitals for Children, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Dermatol Surg 38:1490-6. 2012
    ..The pulsed-dye laser (PDL) is a potential adjunctive therapy for treatment of hyperemic and hypertrophic scars...
  20. doi request reprint Improved barrier function observed in cultured skin substitutes developed under anchored conditions
    Namrata D Barai
    College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0004, USA
    Skin Res Technol 14:418-24. 2008
    ..We have developed a modified growth method to make them more suitable for in vitro product-testing/toxicity-testing purposes...
  21. ncbi request reprint Equilibrium water content in native vernix and its cellular component
    Anyarporn Tansirikongkol
    College of Pharmacy, The University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    J Pharm Sci 97:985-94. 2008
    ..Such information may prove useful in the design of alternative skin care moisturizing formulations...
  22. doi request reprint Biomarkers of epidermal innate immunity in premature and full-term infants
    Vivek Narendran
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229, USA
    Pediatr Res 67:382-6. 2010
    ..The higher infant IL1alpha may be associated with skin barrier maturation. The significant elevations in skin surface cortisol for preterm infants may reflect a neuroendocrine response to the stress of premature birth...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effect of vernix caseosa on the penetration of chymotryptic enzyme: potential role in epidermal barrier development
    Anyarporn Tansirikongkol
    College of Pharmacy, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Pediatr Res 62:49-53. 2007
    ..With respect to the developing epidermal barrier, these results are consistent with the hypothesis that vernix films retain endogenous (epidermal) chymotrypsin while preventing exposure to exogenous (pancreatic) chymotrypsin...
  24. ncbi request reprint Effect of dermal thickness, tissue composition, and body site on skin biomechanical properties
    Lola K Smalls
    College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    Skin Res Technol 12:43-9. 2006
    ..For certain applications, variables such as dermal thickness and subdermal tissue composition, as well as age and/or solar exposure, may influence the skin biomechanics...
  25. doi request reprint Effects of IGF-binding protein 5 in dysregulating the shape of human hair
    Penkanok Sriwiriyanont
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 131:320-8. 2011
    ..This study provides evidence that IGFBP-5 has an effect on human hair shape, and that lentiviral transduction regimen can be used for functional analysis of genes involved in human hair morphogenesis...
  26. doi request reprint Influence of tumour necrosis factor-α polymorphism-308 and atopy on irritant contact dermatitis in healthcare workers
    Jennifer A Davis
    Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences, College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH, USA
    Contact Dermatitis 63:320-32. 2010
    ..Chronic irritant hand dermatitis is an issue for healthcare workers and may negatively impact infection control...
  27. ncbi request reprint Water-handling properties of vernix caseosa and a synthetic analogue
    Anyarporn Tansirikongkol
    College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Cosmet Sci 58:651-62. 2007
    ..The work resulted in a synthetic vernix barrier cream prototype for evaluation on skin and to which additional functionality, e.g., anti-infective and antioxidant activity, could be added...
  28. ncbi request reprint Biomedical assessment and instrumental evaluation of healthy infant skin
    Marty O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Instute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, OH 45229, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 19:473-81. 2002
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  29. doi request reprint Parental angst making and revisiting decisions about treatment of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    William B Brinkman
    Department of Pediatrics, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, Ohio 45229 3039, USA
    Pediatrics 124:580-9. 2009
    ..Despite availability of effective treatment options, initiation of treatment is variable and persistence with therapeutic regimens is poor...
  30. ncbi request reprint Interaction between stem cell factor and endothelin-1: effects on melanogenesis in human skin xenografts
    Penkanok Sriwiriyanont
    Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, Cincinnati, OH 45267 0592, USA, Department of Dermatology, Tokyo Medical University, Japan
    Lab Invest 86:1115-25. 2006
    ..These findings establish an in vivo interaction between SCF and ET-1 with regard to their capacity to effect an increase in skin pigmentation...
  31. ncbi request reprint Quantitative model of cellulite: three-dimensional skin surface topography, biophysical characterization, and relationship to human perception
    Lola K Smalls
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Research Foundation, Cincinnati, OH 54267, USA
    J Cosmet Sci 56:105-20. 2005
    ..Comparison of the parameters for females and males further suggest that percent thigh fat and surface area roughness deviation are the distinguishing features of cellulite...
  32. ncbi request reprint Effect of soaking and natural moisturizing factor on stratum corneum water-handling properties
    Marty O Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Cincinnati Children s Hospital Medical Center, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, OH 45267, USA
    J Cosmet Sci 54:289-300. 2003
    ..The results support the use of multiple assessments of barrier function and raise questions about the effects of cumulative repeated water exposure on SC function...
  33. ncbi request reprint Improvement of epidermal barrier properties in cultured skin substitutes after grafting onto athymic mice
    Namrata D Barai
    College of Pharmacy, University of Cincinnati, Cincinnati, Ohio 45267, USA
    Skin Pharmacol Physiol 20:21-8. 2007
    ..These results demonstrate the reformation of epidermal barrier function after transplantation and provide insights for the development of a functional epidermal barrier in CSS in vitro...
  34. ncbi request reprint Effect of semipermeable membranes on skin barrier repair following tape stripping
    M Visscher
    The Skin Sciences Institute, Children s Hospital Research Foundation, The University of Cincinnati, Ohio, USA
    Arch Dermatol Res 293:491-9. 2001
    ..The choice of wound dressing is discussed within the larger context of the design of vapor-permeable fabrics (smart materials) and the new fields of corneotherapy and comfort science...