High-Dose Pulsed Hyaluronidase

Physicians in Singapore were able to reverse ischemic skin necrosis caused by intra-arterial filler injection by using a high-dose pulsed regimen with hyaluronidase. In the case study, published...

Elston Named Editor of JAAD

Dermatologist Dirk M. Elston, MD, FAAD, has been named the next editor of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. Dr. Elston, the journal’s current deputy editor, will step...

Kirby Appointed Chief of Plastic Surgery

Fort Worth, Texas-based plastic surgeon Dr. Emily J. Kirby has been appointed chief of plastic surgery at Harris Methodist Hospital, the main facility of the Texas Health Fort Worth medical care...

Jacob Chacko, MD, has joined the Bonti board of directors. Bonti is a privately held, clinical-stage biotechnology company currently developing a new neurotoxin. Dr. Chacko has served as chief...

PRP Improves Hair Loss In Women

A randomized, placebo-controlled study from the University of Cairo in Egypt found that platelet-rich plasma (PRP) injections improved hair density and thickness in women with female pattern...

Comparing three fat preparation methods

A study comparing three methods of adipose tissue preparation—cotton pad filtration, centrifugation and sedimentation techniques—for autologous fat grafting for facial asymmetry revealed a...