Suephy C Chen

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Affiliation: Emory University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Diagnosing and managing cutaneous pigmented lesions: primary care physicians versus dermatologists
    Suephy C Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:678-82. 2006
  2. pmc Cooperative benefit for the combination of rapamycin and imatinib in tuberous sclerosis complex neoplasia
    Baskaran Govindarajan
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine Winship Cancer Institute and Atlanta Veterans Administration Hospital, WMB 5309, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    Vasc Cell 4:11. 2012
  3. doi request reprint Pruritus
    Suephy C Chen
    Division of Dermatology, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:309-21, ix. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in dermatology: introduction and overview
    Suephy C Chen
    Division of Dermatology, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:205-8, xiii. 2012
  5. doi request reprint The impact of pruritus on quality of life: the skin equivalent of pain
    Seema P Kini
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Clinic, Bldg A, 1365 Clifton Rd NE, Ste 1100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:1153-6. 2011
  6. doi request reprint NailQoL: a quality-of-life instrument for onychomycosis
    Erin M Warshaw
    Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Dermatol 46:1279-86. 2007
  7. doi request reprint Resource utilization and quality of life associated with congenital ichthyoses
    Loebat Kamalpour
    Department of Dermatology, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:512-8. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Economic burden of melanoma in the elderly population: population-based analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)--Medicare data
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:249-56. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Willingness to pay in dermatology: assessment of the burden of skin diseases
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 132:1785-90. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Preference-based measures in dermatology: an overview of utilities and willingness to pay
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, 5001 Woodruff Memorial Building, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:223-9, xiii. 2012

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Publications57

  1. pmc Diagnosing and managing cutaneous pigmented lesions: primary care physicians versus dermatologists
    Suephy C Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:678-82. 2006
    ..Primary care physicians (PCPs) are often expected to screen for melanomas and refer patients with suspicious pigmented lesions to dermatologists...
  2. pmc Cooperative benefit for the combination of rapamycin and imatinib in tuberous sclerosis complex neoplasia
    Baskaran Govindarajan
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine Winship Cancer Institute and Atlanta Veterans Administration Hospital, WMB 5309, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    Vasc Cell 4:11. 2012
    ..Our findings provide a rationale for the combined use of rapamycin and imatinib, both FDA approved drugs, for the treatment of TS...
  3. doi request reprint Pruritus
    Suephy C Chen
    Division of Dermatology, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:309-21, ix. 2012
    ..This article reviews the instruments that have been developed and used in pruritus and also reviews the literature regarding the impact of pruritus on QoL...
  4. doi request reprint Health-related quality of life in dermatology: introduction and overview
    Suephy C Chen
    Division of Dermatology, Atlanta Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Decatur, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:205-8, xiii. 2012
    ..This article introduces a compendium of articles that address HRQoL in dermatology across a spectrum of diseases and ways that HRQoL can be incorporated in the clinical and research settings...
  5. doi request reprint The impact of pruritus on quality of life: the skin equivalent of pain
    Seema P Kini
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Clinic, Bldg A, 1365 Clifton Rd NE, Ste 1100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 147:1153-6. 2011
    ..To compare the impact of chronic pruritus and chronic pain on quality of life (QoL) using directly elicited health utility scores...
  6. doi request reprint NailQoL: a quality-of-life instrument for onychomycosis
    Erin M Warshaw
    Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, School of Medicine, Minneapolis, MN, USA
    Int J Dermatol 46:1279-86. 2007
    ..The disease burden onychomycosis is not trivial. The aim is to develop a quality of life instrument to measure the onychomycosis burden...
  7. doi request reprint Resource utilization and quality of life associated with congenital ichthyoses
    Loebat Kamalpour
    Department of Dermatology, Loyola University, Chicago, Illinois, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 28:512-8. 2011
    ..Furthermore, increased disease severity predicted greater ResUtil, whereas increased age and FamHx predicted less ResUtil. Our findings suggest that better therapies and increased patient education may improve QOL and decrease ResUtil...
  8. doi request reprint Economic burden of melanoma in the elderly population: population-based analysis of the Surveillance, Epidemiology, and End Results (SEER)--Medicare data
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 146:249-56. 2010
    ..To assess health care resources consumed by melanoma in the population 65 years or older, a group with comparatively poor outcomes...
  9. doi request reprint Willingness to pay in dermatology: assessment of the burden of skin diseases
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 132:1785-90. 2012
    ..WTP appears promising in certain income categories. More studies are needed for conclusions about specific diagnoses...
  10. doi request reprint Preference-based measures in dermatology: an overview of utilities and willingness to pay
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, 5001 Woodruff Memorial Building, 1639 Pierce Drive, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:223-9, xiii. 2012
    ..Prior studies exploring utilities and WTP in dermatology are reviewed. Each of these measures has limitations and likely varying relevance to specific dermatologic diseases and to specific individuals...
  11. doi request reprint Annual direct and indirect health care costs of chronic idiopathic urticaria: a cost analysis of 50 nonimmunosuppressed patients
    Laura K Delong
    Dermatology Clinical and Outcomes Research Unit, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Clinic, Bldg A, 1365 Clifton Rd NE, Ste 1100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 144:35-9. 2008
    ..To estimate annual direct and indirect health care costs in patients with chronic idiopathic urticaria (CIU) managed with conventional therapies...
  12. doi request reprint Mohs versus traditional surgical excision for facial and auricular nonmelanoma skin cancer: an analysis of cost-effectiveness
    Anne M Seidler
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Dermatol Surg 35:1776-87. 2009
    ..To evaluate and compare Mohs micrographic surgery and traditional excision in terms of cost and outcomes...
  13. ncbi request reprint A pilot quality-of-life instrument for acne rosacea
    Kimberly Nicholson
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:213-21. 2007
    ..No rosacea-specific quality-of-life (QOL) instrument exists...
  14. doi request reprint Future directions in dermatology quality of life measures
    Laura K Delong
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Clinic, Building A, 1365 Clifton Road Northeast Suite 1100, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:343-7, x. 2012
    ..Important areas are the determination, clinical significance and interpretation of measured QoL values. Additionally, the development of proxies for preference-based QoL measures and modules for health status QoL measures are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Melanoma outcomes for Medicare patients: association of stage and survival with detection by a dermatologist vs a nondermatologist
    Michelle L Pennie
    Department of Dermatology, Division of Cardiology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:488-94. 2007
    ..To determine whether a difference in melanoma outcomes exists in the United States between tumors detected by dermatologists vs those detected by nondermatologists...
  16. doi request reprint The health burden and economic costs of cutaneous melanoma mortality by race/ethnicity-United States, 2000 to 2006
    Donatus U Ekwueme
    Division of Cancer Prevention and Control, National Center for Chronic Disease Prevention and Health Promotion, Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Atlanta, Georgia 30341, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:S133-43. 2011
    ..The health burden and economic costs associated with melanoma mortality by race/ethnicity have not been appropriately addressed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Naildex: pilot evaluation of an onychodystrophy severity instrument
    Erin M Warshaw
    Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, MN 55417, USA
    Mycoses 51:14-20. 2008
    ..Strong correlation (r = 0.754, P < 0.01, n = 17) indicated high inter-rate reliability. This pilot evaluation suggests that Naildex is a valid and reliable measure of onychomycosis severity...
  18. doi request reprint Quality of life of cutaneous disease in the ectodermal dysplasias
    Michelle B Pavlis
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 27:260-5. 2010
    ..The challenge of providing proper skin care emphasizes the benefit of dermatologic involvement, and the need for increased recognition and enhanced awareness of the cutaneous burden in ectodermal dysplasias...
  19. doi request reprint Effects of total-body digital photography on cancer worry in patients with atypical mole syndrome
    Molly S Moye
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia2currently with the Department of Dermatology, University of Iowa Hospitals and Clinics, Iowa City
    JAMA Dermatol 151:137-43. 2015
    ..Cancer worry about developing melanoma in at-risk patients may affect one's quality of life and adherence to screening. Little is known about melanoma-related worry in patients with atypical mole syndrome (AMS)...
  20. doi request reprint Clinical meaning in skin-specific quality of life instruments: a comparison of the Dermatology Life Quality Index and Skindex banding systems
    Anna Rogers
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1648 Pierce Drive, NE, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Dermatol Clin 30:333-42, x. 2012
    ..This article also includes pilot data that compares the DLQI and Skindex using these previously validated banding systems...
  21. doi request reprint Reliable methods to evaluate the clinical severity of ichthyosis
    Loebat Kamalpour
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 27:148-53. 2010
    ..Future epidemiologic studies may benefit from use of this instrument, as well as studies evaluating emerging therapies for ichthyosis...
  22. doi request reprint Utilization and rationale for the implementation of total body (digital) photography as an adjunct screening measure for melanoma
    Zakiya P Rice
    Department of Dermatology, School of Medicine, Emory University, 101 Woodruff Circle, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Melanoma Res 20:417-21. 2010
    ..At this point with a documented growing trend in utilization of TBP, more studies are needed to evaluate the efficacy of this screening adjunct to diagnose melanoma early and positively impact survival because of early diagnosis...
  23. doi request reprint Melanoma reporting to central cancer registries by US dermatologists: an analysis of the persistent knowledge and practice gap
    Todd V Cartee
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 65:S124-32. 2011
    ..This oversight could result in a large number of unreported melanomas annually and, in turn, US melanoma statistics that markedly underestimate the true incidence of the disease...
  24. ncbi request reprint The impact of total body photography on biopsy rate in patients from a pigmented lesion clinic
    Jessica Risser
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 57:428-34. 2007
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  25. doi request reprint Factors mediating the impact of chronic pruritus on quality of life
    Christopher W Carr
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Dermatol 150:613-20. 2014
    ..Chronic pruritus is a common problem with a deleterious effect on quality of life. The factors mediating the relationship between chronic pruritus and quality of life are poorly understood...
  26. ncbi request reprint Validity of self-reported nail counts in patients with onychomycosis: A retrospective pilot analysis
    Peter M H Cham
    Department of Dermatology, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis, Minnesota 55417, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 58:136-41. 2008
    ..Telephone and mailed surveys conducted to study this disease are usually completed via patient self-report. The validity of the counts of diseased nails reported by the patients participating in these surveys has not been established...
  27. doi request reprint Annual direct and indirect health costs of the congenital ichthyoses
    Andrew R Styperek
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Pediatr Dermatol 27:325-36. 2010
    ..More effective treatments for CI would help minimize this burden. Traditional insurance products do not appear to substantially alleviate the financial burden of disease, as a significant amount is from out-of-pocket expenses...
  28. doi request reprint Randomized comparison of virtual microscopy and traditional glass microscopy in diagnostic accuracy among dermatology and pathology residents
    Laine H Koch
    Department of Dermatology, Eastern Virginia Medical School, Norfolk, VA 23517, USA
    Hum Pathol 40:662-7. 2009
    ..Residents performed similarly in making dermatologic diagnoses using virtual slides compared with glass slides despite the residents' preference for the latter...
  29. doi request reprint Duration of voriconazole exposure: an independent risk factor for skin cancer after lung transplantation
    Fiona O Zwald
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Dermatol Surg 38:1369-74. 2012
    ..To determine whether there is an association between duration of voriconazole therapy and number of nonmelanoma skin cancers (NMSC) after lung transplantation...
  30. ncbi request reprint Patient preference quality of life measures in dermatology
    Kathryn McCombs
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Dermatol Ther 20:102-9. 2007
    ..In addition, the present authors review the current literature reporting utilities relevant to dermatology...
  31. ncbi request reprint A catalog of dermatology utilities: a measure of the burden of skin diseases
    Suephy C Chen
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Emory Center for Outcomes Research, University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Investig Dermatol Symp Proc 9:160-8. 2004
    ..We have demonstrated that skin diseases have considerable burden of disease and provided a preliminary repository of utility data for future researchers and policy makers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Baseline quality of life and anxiety in solid organ transplant recipients: a pilot study
    Fiona O'Reilly
    Department of Dermatology, Vanderbilt University, Nashville, Tennessee, USA
    Dermatol Surg 32:1480-5. 2006
    ..Solid organ transplant recipients on high doses of immunosuppression are at increased risk for the development of nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC)...
  33. ncbi request reprint Willingness-to-pay stated preferences for telemedicine versus in-person visits in patients with a history of psoriasis or melanoma
    Abrar A Qureshi
    Department of Dermatology, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02115, USA
    Telemed J E Health 12:639-43. 2006
    ..This preliminary work suggests that dermatology patients prefer telemedicine if this modality provides quicker access to their physician...
  34. ncbi request reprint Interferon Alfa-2b or not 2b? Significant differences exist in the decision-making process between melanoma patients who accept or decline high-dose adjuvant interferon Alfa-2b treatment
    Tracy B Bramlette
    Department of Dermatology, Winship Cancer Institue, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Dermatol Surg 33:11-6. 2007
    ..High-dose adjuvant interferon (IFN) alfa-2b offers<or=10% improvement in relapse-free survival and overall survival with significant toxicity...
  35. doi request reprint Vitamin D levels, dietary intake, and photoprotective behaviors among patients with skin cancer
    Laura K Delong
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Semin Cutan Med Surg 29:185-9. 2010
    ..However, there was a high prevalence of vitamin D insufficiency and deficiency in the authors' study population, highlighting the importance of assessing vitamin D status and recommending oral vitamin D supplementation when indicated...
  36. ncbi request reprint Digital image analysis: a reliable tool in the quantitative evaluation of cutaneous lesions and beyond
    Zakiya M Pressley
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, 101 Woodruff Cir, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:1331-3. 2007
  37. doi request reprint Validation and Banding of the ItchyQuant: A Self-Report Itch Severity Scale
    Caitlin G Haydek
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Invest Dermatol . 2016
    ..We suggest that the ItchyQuant can be added to the existing armamentarium of itch severity scales. We plan to investigate the ItchyQuant further in cognitively challenged populations...
  38. ncbi request reprint Effective local anesthesia for onabotulinumtoxin A injections to treat hyperhidrosis associated with traumatic amputation
    Lucy L Shi
    Emory University, Department of Dermatology, Atlanta, GA
    Dermatol Online J 22:. 2016
    ..Botulinum toxin type A (BTX-A) injections are an effective treatment for controlling hyperhidrosis at sites of amputation. Hyperesthesia associated with amputated limbs is a major barrier to performing this procedure under local anesthesia...
  39. doi request reprint Pruritus epidemiology and quality of life
    Brittany Leader
    Emory University School of Medicine, 1525 Clifton Road, Atlanta, GA, 30322, USA
    Handb Exp Pharmacol 226:15-38. 2015
    ..Outcomes researchers are also investigating factors that may predict chronic pruritus incidence and severity. Such efforts will direct resources for research, public health intervention, and clinical care. ..
  40. doi request reprint Supply-and-demand discrepancy in academic pigmented lesion clinics: a case for a new health care delivery model
    Erin L Vickery
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia
    JAMA Dermatol 150:1167-72. 2014
    ..There is an increasing demand for a limited number of pigmented lesion clinic (PLC) visits at dermatology centers...
  41. doi request reprint The social acceptability of handheld umbrellas for sun protection
    Josette R McMichael
    Dermatology, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Photodermatol Photoimmunol Photomed 30:220-7. 2014
    ..We sought to determine whether women consider the HU a socially acceptable form of sun protection and whether viewing pictures of famous women carrying umbrellas is influential...
  42. doi request reprint Utility of additional tissue sections in dermatopathology: diagnostic, clinical and financial implications
    Lauren N Stuart
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Emory University, Atlanta, GA, USA
    J Cutan Pathol 41:81-7. 2014
    ..We investigated how often additional sections changed a diagnosis and/or clinical management. Given the recent decrease in reimbursement for CPT-code 88305, we also considered the financial implications of ordering additional sections...
  43. doi request reprint A cross-sectional study examining the correlation between sunless tanning product use and tanning beliefs and behaviors
    Rachel E Sahn
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, 1365 Clifton Rd, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 148:448-54. 2012
    ..To establish the effect of sunless tanning products on tanning behaviors and to determine characteristics of sunless tanning product users...
  44. ncbi request reprint Sweet syndrome associated with hydralazine-induced lupus erythematosus
    Todd V Cartee
    Department of Dermatology, Emery University, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    Cutis 89:121-4. 2012
    ..We also briefly review the precedence for this unusual dual diagnosis in the literature...
  45. pmc Extracellular low pH affects circadian rhythm expression in human primary fibroblasts
    Sang Kil Lee
    Department of Neurobiology, Neuroscience Institute, Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30310, USA
    Biochem Biophys Res Commun 416:337-42. 2011
    ..In summary, our results showed that the circadian rhythm expression is affected at pH 6.7 in human primary fibroblasts without affecting cell viability...
  46. ncbi request reprint The future of academic dermatology in the United States: report on the resident retreat for future physician-scientists, June 15-17, 2001
    David S Rubenstein
    Department of Dermatology, University of North Carolina Chapel Hill School of Medicine, 27599 7287, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:300-3. 2002
    ....
  47. ncbi request reprint Pregnancy and changes in melanocytic nevi
    Jamie MacKelfresh
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    Obstet Gynecol 106:857-60. 2005
  48. ncbi request reprint Mohs micrographic surgery vs traditional surgical excision: a cost comparison analysis
    Tracy L Bialy
    Department of Dermatology, Emory Center for Outcomes Research, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 140:736-42. 2004
    ..To compare the cost and margin adequacy of Mohs micrographic surgery (Mohs) and traditional surgical excision (TSE) for the treatment of facial and auricular nonmelanoma skin cancer (NMSC)...
  49. ncbi request reprint gli-1 Oncogene is highly expressed in granulomatous skin disorders, including sarcoidosis, granuloma annulare, and necrobiosis lipoidica diabeticorum
    Nada C Macaron
    Department of Pathology, and Emory Center for Outcomes Research, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, GA 30322, USA
    Arch Dermatol 141:259-62. 2005
    ..In a previous immunohistochemistry study of keloids, a scar granuloma stained highly positive for glioma-associated oncogene homologue (gli)-1...
  50. ncbi request reprint Language disparities between patients and dermatologists in describing acne lesions
    Michelle Lucero
    Morehouse School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 56:268-73. 2007
    ..There are no studies evaluating the comprehension of terms used by dermatologists to describe acne lesions...
  51. ncbi request reprint Scalpdex: a quality-of-life instrument for scalp dermatitis
    Suephy C Chen
    Department of Dermatology and Emory Center for Outcomes Research, Atlanta, GA 30033, USA
    Arch Dermatol 138:803-7. 2002
    ..To develop a scalp dermatitis-specific quality-of-life instrument...
  52. ncbi request reprint Squamous cell carcinoma of the legs in African Americans
    Calvin O McCall
    Department of Dermatology, Emory University School of Medicine, Atlanta, Georgia 30322, USA
    J Am Acad Dermatol 47:524-9. 2002
    ..Although incompletely described in the literature, an increased incidence of SCC in sun-protected areas in black patients has been reported...
  53. ncbi request reprint Effect of health care delivery models on melanoma thickness and stage in a university-based referral center: an observational pilot study
    Susan M Swetter
    Dermatology Services, VA Health Care Systems, Palo Alto, CA, USA
    Arch Dermatol 143:30-6. 2007
    ..To compare the effect of differing health care delivery models, specifically, gatekeeper (GK) vs direct access (DA) routes, on melanoma outcome as measured by tumor thickness and cancer stage at diagnosis...
  54. ncbi request reprint Reliable methods to evaluate the burden of actinic keratoses
    Debra Atkins
    Wright State University, Aerospace Medicine, Dayton, Ohio, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 126:591-4. 2006
    ..However, given that the method was only tested on upper extremities of a veteran population, further testing must be performed in different anatomical locations and in non-veteran populations...
  55. ncbi request reprint Computerized digital dermoscopy: sensitivity and specificity aren't enough
    Seaver L Soon
    J Invest Dermatol 121:214-5. 2003
  56. ncbi request reprint Highlights from the report of the working group on "Core measures of the burden of skin diseases"
    Marta VanBeek
    University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    J Invest Dermatol 127:2701-6. 2007
  57. ncbi request reprint Dermatology quality of life instruments: sorting out the quagmire
    Suephy C Chen
    J Invest Dermatol 127:2695-6. 2007

Research Grants1

  1. Cost-effective melanoma care: generalist vs specialist
    SUEPHY CHEN; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..CEA will also be useful in the continual struggle to determine the threshold under which generalist should treat skin problems and over which they should refer to dermatologists. ..