The toddler with 1 striped leg: a linear papular rash
- How I Spent My Summer Vacation. Johnson, Joan // Dermatology Nursing;Aug2000, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p243
"I have a sore throat." "I have an ear acne." "My tummy hurts." Not things that a dermatology nurse hears very often. Unless, she is in the "Med Shed" at Camp Horizon in Danville, PA.
- The Innocent Wart. Perlman, Henry Harris // Clinical Pediatrics;May1963, Vol. 2 Issue 5, p238
Discusses warts in children, a common skin disorder. Classification of warts; Common variety called Verruca vulgaris; Diagnostic feature which distinguishes a wart from other simulated dermatoses; Juvenile Flat Wart; Some interesting facts about warts; Therapy and management.
- Dermatology Life Quality Index: Data from Danish Inpatients and Outpatients. Zachariae, Robert; Zachariae, Claus; Ibsen, Hans; Touborg Mortensen, Janne; Christian Wulf, Hans // Acta Dermato-Venereologica;09/20/2000, Vol. 80 Issue 4
The aim of the present study was to provide data on the reliability and validity of a Danish translation of the Dermatology Life Quality Index (DLQI), a short measure of the impact of dermatological diseases on quality of life. The DLQI was administered to 200 outpatients and 100 hospitalized...
- Camp Happiness. Preston, Lydia // Dermatology Nursing;Aug2000, Vol. 12 Issue 4, p251
In the outside world, children with serious skin conditions often face isolation and loneliness. Their peers give them nicknames, uninformed adults ask difficult questions. Once they get to Camp Horizon, however, they forget their disease, and swim, boat, stargaze, sing around the fire. They...
- Papules on a child. Watkins, Jean // GP: General Practitioner;3/18/2013, p58
The article presents a case study where umbilicated pink/yellow papules developed on a child's chest.
- Call of the Loon. Shwayder, Tor A.; Young, Roxanne K. // JAMA: Journal of the American Medical Association;10/14/98, Vol. 280 Issue 14, p1221
Offers observations of a pediatric dermatologist on his patient named George. The boy's condition called epidermolytic hyperkeratosis; His family problems; Participation of the child and doctor at Camp Discovery, organized by the American Academy of Dermatology; How the children exist 51 weeks...
- Vascular lesions. // Pulse;9/29/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 28, p28
A quiz concerning patients with a vascular naevus.
- Lesions with potential for change. Watkins, Jean // GP: General Practitioner;9/9/2002, p58
Reports on lesions in humans with potential for change. Characteristics of congenital melanocytic hairy naevus; Features of lichen sclerosis atrophicus; Treatment involved in Bowen's disease.
- Collodion Baby: A Case Report. Shareef, Maliha J; Lawlor-Klean, Phyllis; Kelly, Kathleen A; LaMear, Nancy S; Schied, Michael J // Journal of Perinatology;Jun2000, Vol. 20 Issue 4, p267
A case report of a collodion baby born in a community hospital who was diagnosed, stabilized, and transferred for dermatologic management is presented. Differential diagnosis based on cornification disorder phenotypes is outlined. The initial stabilization, management, and nursing considerations...