TRIGGERS & TREATMENT OF ATOPIC DERMATITIS
CE Activity provided by PCI Journal
1. Read the article.
2. Take the test, record your answers in the test answer section (Section B) on CE Registration Form.
3. Complete the CE Registration information (Section A) and Course Evaluation (Section C).
4. Mail completed CE Registration Form and fee to: PCI Journal, 484 Spring Avenue, Ridgewood, NJ 07450-4624.
5. This CE activity is approved through August 1, 2012.
Paramedical Consultants, Inc., publishers of the PCI Journal and WWU have been approved by the NCEA COA.
This educational activity has been approved for 1.0 CE - COA#PCIA0809
GENERAL PURPOSE STATEMENT
To provide the skin care professional with a review of Triggers & Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis.
After reading this article and taking this test, the skin care professional will be able to:
1. Describe the treatment modalities used to treat atopic dermatitis.
2. Outline and understand the triggers that can exacerbate the disease.
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Generation Y Using Botox as Often as Hair Dye
from Fox News
While their older counterparts are more concerned with fixing lines and wrinkles, women in their 20s are flocking to change the shape of their eyebrows and lips in as little as three months, experts say. The head of the Cosmetic Physicians Society, Dr. Gabrielle Caswell, said getting Botox had become as acceptable as dying hair. More
Neck Rejuvenation: Fractional CO2 Laser is Valuable Tool
from the Dermatology Times
Ablative fractional CO2 laser resurfacing offers an effective technique for neck rejuvenation with a very low risk of adverse events, according to Lori Brightman, M.D., at the annual meeting of the American Society for Dermatologic Surgery. More
Immune Defect Is Key to Skin Aging
from Science Daily
Scientists funded by the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council (BBSRC) have discovered why older people may be so vulnerable to cancer and infections in the skin. The team from UCL has shown in human volunteers that defective immunity in the skin is caused by an inability to mobilize essential defenses that would otherwise recognize threats and clear them before irreparable damage is done.
Cosmetic Surgery Fat Grafts Help Facial Trauma Victims
from The Plastic Surgery Channel
Cosmetic surgery fat grafts may offer new hope and help to facial trauma victims, or those with congenital facial abnormalities, according to a recent report. More
New Survey Finds That Even During Recession, Majority of People Would Rather Have More Hair Than More Money
from the Earth Times
While lately most people are skeptical about their return on investment from stocks, it appears they have no qualms about making a solid investment in their locks. According to a new online survey conducted by the International Society of Hair Restoration Surgery (ISHRS), 59 percent of people asked whether they would rather have more hair, more money or more friends chose more hair. More
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