Roopal V Kundu

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Affiliation: Northwestern University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Dermatologic conditions in skin of color: part II. Disorders occurring predominately in skin of color
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Fam Physician 87:859-65. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Dermatologic conditions in skin of color: part I. Special considerations for common skin disorders
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Fam Physician 87:850-6. 2013
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of electrodesiccation and potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser for treatment of dermatosis papulosa nigra
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1079-83. 2009
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a knowledge-based intervention for melanoma among those with ethnic skin
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:777-84. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness, safety, and effect on quality of life of topical salicylic acid peels for treatment of postinflammatory hyperpigmentation in dark skin
    Smita S Joshi
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:638-44; discussion 644. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-report in assessing Fitzpatrick skin phototypes I through VI
    Steven Eilers
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
    JAMA Dermatol 149:1289-94. 2013
  7. doi request reprint Melanoma knowledge, perception, and awareness in ethnic minorities in Chicago: recommendations regarding education
    June K Robinson
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Psychooncology 20:313-20. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint A short educational intervention measurably benefits keloid-prone individuals' knowledge of prevention and treatment
    Sarah Y Lee
    Deparmtent of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:397-402. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Development and validation of a vitiligo-specific quality-of-life instrument (VitiQoL)
    Evelyn Lilly
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:e11-8. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Keloids: an update on medical and surgical treatments
    Porcia B Love
    Department of Dermatology, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:403-9. 2013

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Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Dermatologic conditions in skin of color: part II. Disorders occurring predominately in skin of color
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Fam Physician 87:859-65. 2013
    ..For example, chemical relaxers decrease the strength of hair and may cause breakage. Better patient education, with early diagnosis and treatment, often leads to better outcomes. ..
  2. ncbi request reprint Dermatologic conditions in skin of color: part I. Special considerations for common skin disorders
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
    Am Fam Physician 87:850-6. 2013
    ..Use of retinoids at lower concentrations and at less frequent dosing can help prevent postinflammatory hyperpigmentation. ..
  3. doi request reprint Comparison of electrodesiccation and potassium-titanyl-phosphate laser for treatment of dermatosis papulosa nigra
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1079-83. 2009
    ..There is a lack of randomized split-face studies investigating treatments for dermatosis papulosa nigra (DPN) in dark skin...
  4. doi request reprint Effectiveness of a knowledge-based intervention for melanoma among those with ethnic skin
    Roopal V Kundu
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 62:777-84. 2010
    ..Among patients with melanoma, ethnic minorities are 1.96 to 3.01 times as likely to die from melanoma as Caucasians of the same age and sex...
  5. doi request reprint Effectiveness, safety, and effect on quality of life of topical salicylic acid peels for treatment of postinflammatory hyperpigmentation in dark skin
    Smita S Joshi
    Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:638-44; discussion 644. 2009
    ..There are no randomized split-face model studies investigating treatments for postinflammatory hyperpigmentation (PIH) in dark skin...
  6. doi request reprint Accuracy of self-report in assessing Fitzpatrick skin phototypes I through VI
    Steven Eilers
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois
    JAMA Dermatol 149:1289-94. 2013
    ..Reflectance spectrophotometry objectively measures the melanin index and can assist in determining the accuracy of self-report of FST compared with dermatologist-determined FST...
  7. doi request reprint Melanoma knowledge, perception, and awareness in ethnic minorities in Chicago: recommendations regarding education
    June K Robinson
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    Psychooncology 20:313-20. 2011
    ..The audiotape recordings of the 12 focus groups were transcribed and analyzed with the Non-numerical Unstructured Data Indexing Searching and Theorizing software for common themes...
  8. ncbi request reprint A short educational intervention measurably benefits keloid-prone individuals' knowledge of prevention and treatment
    Sarah Y Lee
    Deparmtent of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:397-402. 2013
    ..The Internet is a commonly utilized health information resource that provides access to information of varying quality...
  9. doi request reprint Development and validation of a vitiligo-specific quality-of-life instrument (VitiQoL)
    Evelyn Lilly
    Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 69:e11-8. 2013
    ..Although a small number of generic, and disease-specific, dermatologic HRQL measures exist, currently no vitiligo-specific instrument is available to capture disease-targeted concerns and issues...
  10. ncbi request reprint Keloids: an update on medical and surgical treatments
    Porcia B Love
    Department of Dermatology, Duke University Hospital, Durham, NC, USA
    J Drugs Dermatol 12:403-9. 2013
    ..Elective surgery should be avoided in patients predisposed to developing keloids. In this article, we review recent advances in medical and surgical treatment of keloids...
  11. doi request reprint Quality-of-life issues in vitiligo
    Sulochana S Bhandarkar
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Emory University, 1315 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:255-68, viii. 2012
    ..Many instruments, both dermatology specific and dermatology nonspecific, have been used to measure HRQL. Assessing HRQL in vitiligo is an important part of disease management...
  12. ncbi request reprint Erythema dyschromicum perstans
    Brook E Tlougan
    Department of Dermatology, New York University, New York, NY, USA
    Dermatol Online J 16:17. 2010
    ..There is no consistently effective treatment for EDP. We highlight the use of narrow-band UV B phototherapy in the treatment of this disorder, which has shown good success in our patient thus far...