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Sound levels and safety in cosmetic laser surgery.

Lasers Surg Med 2019 Aug 1;51(6):491-494. Epub 2019 Feb 1.

SkinCare Physicians, 1244 Boylston Street, Suite 103, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts, 02467.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lsm.23062DOI Listing
August 2019

Sebaceous carcinoma: controversies and their evidence for clinical practice.

Arch Dermatol Res 2019 Aug 30. Epub 2019 Aug 30.

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s00403-019-01971-4DOI Listing
August 2019

Safety of Subcutaneous Infiltration of Carbon Dioxide (Carboxytherapy) for Abdominal Fat Reduction: A Pilot Study.

Dermatol Surg 2019 Jul 11. Epub 2019 Jul 11.

Departments of Dermatology, Otolaryngology, and Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois University of Cincinnati College of Medicine, Cincinnati, Ohio Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000002042DOI Listing
July 2019

Patients believe that cosmetic procedures affect their quality of life: An interview study of patient-reported motivations.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2019 Jun 31;80(6):1671-1681. Epub 2019 Jan 31.

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2019.01.059DOI Listing
June 2019

Use of Platelet-Rich Plasma Injection for Rejuvenation of Photoaged Facial Skin?-Reply.

Authors:
Murad Alam

JAMA Dermatol 2019 Jun;155(6):755-756

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2019.0363DOI Listing
June 2019

Comment on "Patterns of Postoperative Visits Among Medicare Fee-for-service Beneficiaries".

Ann Surg 2019 Jun 19. Epub 2019 Jun 19.

American Academy of Dermatology, Rosemont, IL American College of Mohs Surgery, Milwaukee, WI American College of Radiology, Reston, VA American Podiatric Medical Association, Bethesda, MD American Society for Dermatology Surgery Association, Rolling Meadows, IL American Society for Laser Medicine & Surgery, Wausau, WI American Society for Mohs Surgery, Long Beach, CA American Urological Association, Linthicum Heights, MD Society of Dermatology PAs, Washington, DC Regulatory and Payment Policy, American Academy of Dermatology Association, Washington, DC.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/SLA.0000000000003346DOI Listing
June 2019

How to Understand, Detect, and Avoid Plagiarism.

Dermatol Surg 2019 05;45(5):631-637

Departments of Dermatology, Otolaryngology, and Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Department of Dermatology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York Departments of Dermatology and Surgery, Tulane University Health Sciences Center, New Orleans, Louisiana.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001927DOI Listing
May 2019

Dermatology & Cosmetic Surgery.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Int J Womens Dermatol 2019 Feb 14;5(1). Epub 2019 Jan 14.

Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.ijwd.2018.12.001DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6374740PMC
February 2019

Reply to: "Comment on 'Guidelines of care for the management of basal cell carcinoma'".

J Am Acad Dermatol 2018 11 5;79(5):e101. Epub 2018 Jul 5.

Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2018.06.051DOI Listing
November 2018

Effect of Stress Ball Use or Hand-holding on Anxiety During Skin Cancer Excision: A Randomized Clinical Trial.

JAMA Dermatol 2018 09;154(9):1045-1049

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2018.1783DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC6143031PMC
September 2018

Injection technique in neurotoxins and fillers: Planning and basic technique.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2018 09;79(3):407-419

Division of Dermatology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2018.01.034DOI Listing
September 2018

Injection technique in neurotoxins and fillers: Indications, products, and outcomes.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2018 09;79(3):423-435

Division of Dermatology, Loyola University Medical Center, Maywood, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2018.01.037DOI Listing
September 2018

Why Do a Fellowship in Advanced Dermatologic Surgery?

Dermatol Surg 2018 Jun;44(6):899-902

Department of Dermatology and Cutaneous Biology, Thomas Jefferson University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001356DOI Listing
June 2018

Association of Facial Exercise With the Appearance of Aging.

JAMA Dermatol 2018 03;154(3):365-367

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.5142DOI Listing
http://www.ncbi.nlm.nih.gov/pmc/articles/PMC5885810PMC
March 2018

Quantification of noninvasive fat reduction: A systematic review.

Lasers Surg Med 2018 02 6;50(2):96-110. Epub 2017 Dec 6.

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1002/lsm.22761DOI Listing
February 2018

Comparison of three embedding media for preparation of frozen sections for Mohs micrographic surgery.

Int J Dermatol 2017 12 1;56(12):1499-1501. Epub 2017 Aug 1.

Division of Dermatology, Loyola University Chicago, Maywood, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/ijd.13704DOI Listing
December 2017

ASDS Guidelines Task Force: Consensus Recommendations Regarding the Safety of Lasers, Dermabrasion, Chemical Peels, Energy Devices, and Skin Surgery During and After Isotretinoin Use.

Dermatol Surg 2017 Oct;43(10):1249-1262

*Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; †Department of Dermatology, Brigham and Women's Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; ‡Section of Dermatology, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Illinois; §SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; ‖Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York, New York, New York; ¶Department of Dermatology, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, New York; #Union Square Laser Dermatology, New York, New York; **Laser and Skin Surgery Center of Northern California, Sacramento, California; ††Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, California; ‡‡Department of Dermatology, University of California San Diego Health System, San Diego, California; §§DermOne, LLC, West Conshohocken, Pennsylvania; ‖‖Division of Dermatology, Section of Procedural Dermatology, Cooper University Health Care, Marlton, New Jersey; ¶¶Westlake Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, Austin, Texas; ##Division of Plastic Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; ***Department of Dermatology, Naval Medical Center, San Diego, California; †††Department of Dermatology, Naval Hospital Camp Lejeune, Camp Lejeune, North Carolina; Departments of ‡‡‡Otolaryngology, and §§§Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001166DOI Listing
October 2017

A 30-Minute, Monthly, Live, Webinar-Based Journal Club Activity Alters the Self-Reported Behaviors of Dermatologic Surgeons.

Dermatol Surg 2017 Sep;43(9):1144-1147

*Department of Dermatology, St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri; †Department of Dermatology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri; ‡Micrographic Surgery and Dermatologic Oncology Fellowship, Section of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University; §Department of Internal Medicine, Center for Outcomes Research (SLUCOR), St. Louis University School of Medicine, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001160DOI Listing
September 2017

Photography in Dermatologic Surgery: Selection of an Appropriate Camera Type for a Particular Clinical Application.

Dermatol Surg 2017 Aug;43(8):1076-1086

Departments of *Dermatology, †Otolaryngology, and ‡Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001129DOI Listing
August 2017

Functionality of Patients 75 Years and Older Undergoing Mohs Micrographic Surgery: A Multicenter Study.

Dermatol Surg 2017 Jul;43(7):904-910

*Vujevich Dermatology Associates, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania; †Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; ‡Department of Dermatology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri; §The Dermatology Group, West Orange, New Jersey; ‖Laser and Skin Surgery Center of Indiana, Carmel, Indiana; ¶Surgical Dermatology Group, Birmingham, Alabama; #Dermatology and Skin Surgery Center of Princeton, Princeton, New Jersey; **Dermatologic Surgery Specialists, PC, Macon, Georgia; ††Mercer Medical School, Macon, Georgia; ‡‡Department of Dermatology, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; §§Division of Dermatology, Cooper University Hospital, Marlton, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001111DOI Listing
July 2017

A Retrospective Case-Matched Cost Comparison of Surgical Treatment of Melanoma and Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer in the Outpatient Versus Operating Room Setting.

Dermatol Surg 2017 Jul;43(7):897-901

*Dermatologic Surgery, Dermatology & Skin Surgery Center of Princeton, Plainsboro, New Jersey; †Dermatology, Cooper Hospital, Rowan University, Marlton, New Jersey; ‡Dermatologic Surgery, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois; §Dermatologic Surgery, Cooper Hospital, Rowan University, Marlton, New Jersey.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001069DOI Listing
July 2017

Regenerative Medicine and Stem Cells in Dermatology.

Dermatol Surg 2017 May;43(5):625-634

*Section of Dermatology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; †Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001060DOI Listing
May 2017

Laser Safety in Isotretinoin Use: A Survey of Expert Opinion and Practice.

Dermatol Surg 2017 Mar;43(3):357-363

*SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; †Feinberg School of Medicine, Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000001019DOI Listing
March 2017

A Systematic Review of Completeness of Reporting in Randomized Controlled Trials in Dermatologic Surgery: Adherence to CONSORT 2010 Recommendations.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Dec;42(12):1325-1334

Departments of *Dermatology, †Otolaryngology, and ‡Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; §Department of Dermatology, Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, New York; ‖Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, California; ¶Department of Dermatology, St. Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri; #Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania Health System, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania; **Department of Dermatology, Penn State Hershey Medical Center, Hershey, Pennsylvania.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000902DOI Listing
December 2016

Safety of Local Intracutaneous Lidocaine Anesthesia Used by Dermatologic Surgeons for Skin Cancer Excision and Postcancer Reconstruction: Quantification of Standard Injection Volumes and Adverse Event Rates.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Dec;42(12):1320-1324

Departments of *Dermatology,†Otolaryngology, and‡Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois;§Department of Dermatology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida;‖Department of Dermatology, UT Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas;¶Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University School of Medicine, Saint Louis University, St. Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000907DOI Listing
December 2016

What devices to use or not use in skin of color.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Semin Cutan Med Surg 2016 Dec;35(4):218-222

Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.12788/j.sder.2016.061DOI Listing
December 2016

ASDS Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery Fellowship Milestones.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Oct;42(10):1164-73

*Department of Dermatology, McGaw Medical Center, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; †SkinCare Physicians, Chestnut Hill, Massachusetts; ‡Dermatology Laser and Cosmetic Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts; §Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, Colorado; ‖Cosmetic Laser Dermatology-Goldman, Butterwick, Groff, Fabi & Wu, San Diego, California; ¶Westlake Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery, Austin, Texas; #Laser & Skin Surgery Center of New York, New York, New York; **Skin Laser & Surgery Specialists of NY and NJ, Hackensack, New Jersey; ††Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York; ‡‡Skin Associates of South Florida, Coral Gables, Florida; §§Department of Dermatology & Cutaneous Surgery, University of Miami, Coral Gables, Florida; ‖‖Connecticut Skin Institute, Stamford, Connecticut; ¶¶Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; ##Skin Care and Laser Physicians of Beverly Hills, Beverly Hills, California; ***Laser and Skin Surgery Center of Northern California, Sacramento, California; †††McDaniel Laser and Cosmetic Center, Virginia Beach, Virginia; ‡‡‡Department of Dermatology, UPMC Cosmetic Surgery and Skin Health Center, University of Pittsburgh, Sewickley, Pennsylvania; §§§Laser and Cosmetic Dermatology, Department of Dermatology, University of California, San Diego, California; ‖‖‖Gateway Aesthetic Institute and Laser Center, Salt Lake City, Utah; ¶¶¶Department of Dermatology, Case Western Reserve University, MetroHealth Systems, Cleveland, Ohio; ###Department of Dermatology, University of South Florida, Tampa, Florida; ****Maryland Laser, Skin & Vein Institute, Hunt Valley, Maryland; ††††Hollywood Dermatology and Cosmetic Surgery Specialists, Hollywood, Florida; ‡‡‡‡Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Nor

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000860DOI Listing
October 2016

Utility of recorded guided imagery and relaxing music in reducing patient pain and anxiety, and surgeon anxiety, during cutaneous surgical procedures: A single-blinded randomized controlled trial.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Sep 25;75(3):585-589. Epub 2016 Apr 25.

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2016.02.1143DOI Listing
September 2016

Dermatologic surgery emergencies: Complications caused by occlusion and blood pressure.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Aug;75(2):243-62

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2015.11.013DOI Listing
August 2016

Dermatologic surgery emergencies: Complications caused by systemic reactions, high-energy systems, and trauma.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Aug;75(2):265-84

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2015.11.054DOI Listing
August 2016

Practice and Educational Gaps in Surgery for Skin Cancer.

Dermatol Clin 2016 Jul;34(3):335-9

Department of Dermatology, Saint Louis University, 1755 South Grand Blvd., St Louis, MO 63104, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2016.02.012DOI Listing
July 2016

Practice and Educational Gaps in Cosmetic Dermatologic Surgery.

Dermatol Clin 2016 Jul;34(3):341-6

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 North St. Clair Street, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA; Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA; Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, 676 N. St. Clair, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2016.03.001DOI Listing
July 2016

Practice and Educational Gaps in Light, Laser, and Energy Treatments.

Dermatol Clin 2016 Jul;34(3):347-52

Department of Dermatology, Pennsylvania State University, Penn State Milton S. Hershey Medical Center, 500 University Drive, UPC 1, Suite 100, Hershey, PA 17033, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2016.03.002DOI Listing
July 2016

Practice Gaps and Training Gaps: Delineating What We Need to Fix.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Dermatol Clin 2016 Jul;34(3):xiii

Department of Dermatology, Section of Cutaneous and Aesthetic Surgery, Northwestern University, Feinberg School of Medicine, 676 North St. Clair Street, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.det.2016.04.001DOI Listing
July 2016

Guidelines for the use of local anesthesia in office-based dermatologic surgery.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Jun 4;74(6):1201-19. Epub 2016 Mar 4.

Department of Science, Quality and Practice, American Academy of Dermatology, Schaumburg, Illinois. Electronic address:

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2016.01.022DOI Listing
June 2016

Immediate skin responses to laser and light treatments: Therapeutic endpoints: How to obtain efficacy.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 May;74(5):821-33; quiz 834, 833

Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2015.06.026DOI Listing
May 2016

Identifying and defining complications of dermatologic surgery to be tracked in the American College of Mohs Surgery (ACMS) Registry.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2016 Apr 24;74(4):739-45. Epub 2015 Nov 24.

Department of Dermatology, St Louis University School of Medicine, St Louis, Missouri.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1016/j.jaad.2015.10.023DOI Listing
April 2016

A Comparative Split-Face Study Using Different Mild Purpuric and Subpurpuric Fluence Level of 595-nm Pulsed-Dye Laser for Treatment of Moderate to Severe Acne Vulgaris.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Mar;42(3):403-9

*Dermatosurgery, Institute of Dermatology, Bangkok, Thailand; Departments of †Dermatology, ‡Otolaryngology, and §Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000658DOI Listing
March 2016

Commentary on Safety of Prefilled Buffered Lidocaine Syringes With and Without Epinephrine.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Mar;42(3):366-7

Departments of Dermatology, Otolaryngology, and Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000667DOI Listing
March 2016

Who are the Pioneers? A Critical Analysis of Innovation and Expertise in Cutaneous Noninvasive and Minimally Invasive Cosmetic and Surgical Procedures.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Mar;42(3):335-51

*Section of Dermatology, University of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois; †Department of Dermatology, University of California-Davis, Sacramento, California; ‡Department of Dermatology, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado; §Nelson Dermatology, St. Petersburg, Florida; ‖Division of Dermatology, University of California-Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California; ¶Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; #Department of Dermatology, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; **Connecticut Skin Institute, Stamford, Connecticut.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000661DOI Listing
March 2016

Nonablative Fractional Laser Resurfacing for Acne Scarring in Patients With Fitzpatrick Skin Phototypes IV-VI.

Dermatol Surg 2016 Mar;42(3):392-402

*Skin of Color Center, Department of Dermatology, Mount Sinai St. Luke's, New York, New York; †Summit Medical Group, Berkeley Heights, New Jersey; ‡Department of Dermatology, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, Texas; §Department of Dermatology, Loma Linda University, Loma Linda, California; ‖Department of Dermatology, Tufts School of Medicine, Boston, Massachusetts; ¶Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; #Department of Epidemiology, Rollins School of Public Health, Emory University, Atlanta, Georgia.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000640DOI Listing
March 2016

Correlation of Inflammation in Frozen Sections With Site of Nonmelanoma Skin Cancer.

JAMA Dermatol 2016 Feb;152(2):173-6

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2015.3649DOI Listing
February 2016

Quantitative comparison of topical aluminum salt solution efficacy for management of sweating: a randomized, controlled trial.

J Cosmet Dermatol 2015 Dec 29;14(4):E1-6. Epub 2015 Jul 29.

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL, USA.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jocd.12168DOI Listing
December 2015

Documentation for Mohs surgery.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Cutis 2015 Dec;96(6):368

Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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December 2015

Coding for biopsies, shave removals, and excisions.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Cutis 2015 Nov;96(5):310-1

Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois, USA.

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November 2015

Medically unlikely edits.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Cutis 2015 Sep;96(3):157-8

676 N Saint Clair St, Ste 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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September 2015

How to review a manuscript.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Dermatol Surg 2015 Aug;41(8):883-8

Departments of *Dermatology, †Otolaryngology, and ‡Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1097/DSS.0000000000000421DOI Listing
August 2015

Coding for "incident-to" services.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Cutis 2015 Jun;95(6):317-8

676 N Saint Clair St, Ste 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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June 2015

Medical professional liability claims for Mohs micrographic surgery from 1989 to 2011.

JAMA Dermatol 2015 May;151(5):529-32

Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts3Department of Dermatology, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston8Connecticut Skin Institute, Stamford.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.4495DOI Listing
May 2015

Cloning and chart similarity.

Authors:
Murad Alam

Cutis 2015 Apr;95(4):195-6

676 N Saint Clair St, Ste 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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April 2015

Experience vs experiments with the purse-string closure: unexpected results.

JAMA Dermatol 2015 Mar;151(3):259-60

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois3Assistant Section Editor, JAMA Dermatology.

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http://dx.doi.org/10.1001/jamadermatol.2014.2312DOI Listing
March 2015

Consensus statement regarding storage and reuse of previously reconstituted neuromodulators.

Dermatol Surg 2015 Mar;41(3):321-6

Departments of *Dermatology, †Otolaryngology, and ‡Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; §Section of Dermatology, University of Chicago Medicine, Chicago, Illinois; ‖Department of Ophthalmology, University of British Columbia, Vancouver, BC, Canada; ¶Department of Dermatology, Pontificia Universidade Catolica do Rio Grande do Sul, Porto Alegre, Brazil; #Brazilian Center for Studies in Dermatology, Porto Alegre, Brazil; **Division of Dermatology, Cooper University Hospital Medical Center, Marlton, New Jersey; ††Department of Dermatology, Weill Cornell Medical College, Cornell University, New York, New York; ‡‡Division of Dermatology, Scripps Clinic, San Diego, California.

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March 2015

Treatment of keratosis pilaris with 810-nm diode laser: a randomized clinical trial.

JAMA Dermatol 2015 Feb;151(2):187-91

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois7Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois8Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, No.

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February 2015

Modifier -25 use in dermatology.

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Murad Alam

Cutis 2015 Feb;95(2):76-7

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February 2015

A systematic review of reporting in randomized controlled trials in Dermatologic Surgery: Jadad scores, power analysis, and sample size determination.

Dermatol Surg 2014 Dec;40(12):1299-305

Departments of *Dermatology, †Otolaryngology, and ‡Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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December 2014

Efficacy of a needling device for the treatment of acne scars: a randomized clinical trial.

JAMA Dermatol 2014 Aug;150(8):844-9

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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August 2014

Who do you prefer? A study of public preferences for health care provider type in performing cutaneous surgery and cosmetic procedures in the United States.

Dermatol Surg 2014 Jun;40(6):671-8

*Department of Internal Medicine, University of Connecticut Health Center, Farmington, Connecticut; †Connecticut Skin Institute, Stamford, Connecticut; ‡Wellman Center for Photomedicine, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts; §Department of Dermatology, George Washington University School of Medicine, Washington, DC; ‖Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; ¶Department of Dermatology, University of California Davis, Sacramento, California.

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June 2014

Dermatofibrosarcoma protuberans, version 1.2014.

J Natl Compr Canc Netw 2014 Jun;12(6):863-8

From University of Michigan Comprehensive Cancer Center; The Ohio State University Comprehensive Cancer Center - James Cancer Hospital and Solove Research Institute; Robert H. Lurie Comprehensive Cancer Center of Northwestern University; City of Hope Comprehensive Cancer Center; University of Washington/Seattle Cancer Care Alliance; Huntsman Cancer Institute at the University of Utah; Roswell Park Cancer Institute; UC San Diego Moores Cancer Center; Moffitt Cancer Center; UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center; Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center; University of Colorado Cancer Center; Fred & Pamela Buffett Cancer Center at The Nebraska Medical Center; The University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center; Duke Cancer Institute; Fox Chase Cancer Center; Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine; St. Jude Children's Research Hospital/The University of Tennessee Health Science Center; University of Alabama at Birmingham Comprehensive Cancer Center; The Sidney Kimmel Comprehensive Cancer Center at Johns Hopkins; Dana-Farber/Brigham and Women's Cancer Center; Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center; and National Comprehensive Cancer Network.

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June 2014

Primary cutaneous mucinous carcinoma: a systematic review and meta-analysis of outcomes after surgery.

JAMA Dermatol 2014 Apr;150(4):380-4

Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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April 2014

Pain in naïve and non-naïve subjects undergoing nonablative skin tightening dermatologic procedures: a nested randomized control trial.

Dermatol Surg 2014 Apr 31;40(4):398-404. Epub 2014 Jan 31.

Washington Hospital Center, Georgetown University, Washington, District of Columbia.

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April 2014

Commentary: Does preoperative curettage predispose to floaters?

Authors:
Murad Alam

Dermatol Surg 2014 Mar;40(3):348-9

Departments of Dermatology, Otolaryngology-Head and Neck Surgery and Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois.

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March 2014

Teaching cosmetic dermatology without sacrificing the proper emphasis on medical dermatology.

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Murad Alam

JAMA Dermatol 2014 Feb;150(2):123-4

Department of Dermatology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois2Department of Otolaryngology, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois3Department of Surgery, Feinberg School of Medicine, No.

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February 2014

Liposuction for axillary hyperhidrosis: reconciling trial results and expert opinion.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2014 Feb;70(2):384

Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois; Department of Surgery, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois. Electronic address:

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February 2014

Ultrasound skin tightening.

Dermatol Clin 2014 Jan;32(1):71-7

Department of Dermatology, Northwestern University, 676 North St Clair Street, Suite 1600, Chicago, IL 60611, USA.

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January 2014

Accuracy and completeness of patient information in organic World-Wide Web search for Mohs surgery: a prospective cross-sectional multirater study using consensus criteria.

Dermatol Surg 2013 Nov 9;39(11):1654-61. Epub 2013 Oct 9.

Department of Dermatology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania.

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November 2013