Skin Disease of the Lower Extremities:A Photographic Guide

Skin Disease of the Lower Extremities:A Photographic Guide

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Practical Information At Your Fingertips
Extensive material in a clear, concise handbook
• Nail Disorders
• Superficial Fungal Infections
• Infections And Infestations
• Xerotic Disorders
• Papulosquamous Disorders
• Eczematous Disorders
• Skin Of Color
• Automimmune Diseases And Vasculitides
• Benign And Malignant Lesions
• Blistering Disorders
• Environmentally And Self-Induced Lesions
• Skin Signs Of Systemic Disease
• Ulcerations
• A Guide To Biopsies
• Dermatologic Therapies

Product Details

BN ID: 2940014678827
Publisher: HMP Communications, LLC
Publication date: 06/29/2012
Sold by: Barnes & Noble
Format: NOOK Book
Pages: 136
File size: 2 MB

About the Author

Tracey C. Vlahovic, DPM, is currently an Associate Professor and J. Stanley and Pearl Landau Faculty Fellow at the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine (TUSPM) in Philadelphia. She is board certified in foot surgery by the American Board of Podiatric Surgery.
Dr. Vlahovic graduated from Yale University and received her medical degree from the Temple University School of Podiatric Medicine. After finishing her podiatric surgical residency at St Luke’s University Health Network in Allentown, Pa., she was the first podiatrist in the United States to complete a fellowship in podiatric dermatology under the supervision of Stephen Schleicher, MD.
Dr. Vlahovic currently teaches the Fundamentals of Dermatology course at TUSPM. She has lectured across the U.S., received numerous teaching awards, authored several articles in peer-reviewed journals, and is involved in multiple clinical research trials for various dermatological therapies and devices.

Stephen M. Schleicher, MD, has over 20 years of experience in the field of dermatology. He is an Associate Professor of Medicine at the Commonwealth Medical College, an Adjunct Assistant Professor of Dermatology at the University of Pennsylvania Medical College, and a Clinical Instructor of Dermatology at King’s College. Dr. Schleicher founded the DermDOX Center for Teledermatology ( and is on the staff of Reading Dermatology Associates. Dr. Schleicher currently supervises the only podiatry-dermatology fellowship in the United States under the aegis of the American Podiatric Medical Association and St. Luke’s University Health Network.
The author of three books and over 100 journal articles, Dr. Schleicher serves on the editorial board of Emergency Medicine magazine and his columns are viewed on a monthly basis by thousands of medical practitioners. A pioneer in the field of teledermatology, Dr. Schleicher was named a ComputerWorld Honors Laureate in 2011. This was an international competition recognizing “men and women whose visionary applications of information technology promote positive social, economic and educational change.”
Dr. Schleicher graduated Phi Beta Kappa from Rutgers University, received his medical degree with academic honors from the Hahnemann Medical College and completed his dermatology residency at the Temple Skin and Cancer Hospital.

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Skin Disease of the Lower Extremities:A Photographic Guide 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Well written and thorough review of common and uncommon dermatologic diseases affecting the lower extremities. I particularly appreciate the review of different skin biopsy techniques. Overall a very good handbook made all the more 'handy' as an ebook on my nook!