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Lisette Hilton
Lisette Hilton is president of Words Come Alive, based in Boca Raton, Florida.
Changing FDA regs impact dermatologists, patients
Recent actions around drug compounding, sunscreen ingredient approvals, drugs and medical devices, cosmetic product marketing and more will affect your practice. Stay informed.
Insurers make prescribing biologics difficult
A new study suggests that insurance coverage of biologics for psoriasis is becoming more challenging. The need for prior authorization is increasing, as are the average time from prior authorization submission to coverage decisions and prior authorization denial rates.
Study exposes inaccuracy of new test for Lyme disease
Looks like marketing and publicity might have outpaced the validity and usefulness of a test used to detect Lyme disease.
Cleft lip and palate: Team approach to treatment
A look at how one hospital is tackling cleft lip, cleft palate, and other craniofacial conditions.
New discoveries in regulating pigmentation
Researchers have uncovered new pathways that control skin lightening and tanning, which could lead to a novel class of therapeutics for treating pigmentation disorders.
Acne nuances in patients with skin of color
Acne presents with certain nuances in darker skin patients. Exacerbating factors, treatment approaches and desired treatment outcomes may differ from lighter skin patients.
Solving the ineffective acne consult
Researchers report on survey findings that shed light on why patients find acne consultations ineffective.
14 tips for more effective acne consults
Researchers reveal that patients may have concerns with acne consultations. The authors offer tips to improve acne consults.
Smart use of smartphones
Smart use of smartphones
Security and encryption are key elements of a protocol for using a smart phone to take clinical pictures. Without those, dermatologists risk heavy fines and more.
One example of a HIPAA-secure platform
One example of a HIPAA-secure platform
Among the HIPAA secured platforms that can be used for photo sharing via secure messages is Doximity. The platform’s messaging is HIPAA-secure, and this is how.