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Dermatology Nursing

News and practice for dermatology nurse specialists



Steep rise in skin cancer figures

Steep rise in skin cancer figures

2-Sep-2014

The number of people admitted to hospital for skin cancer has increased by 41% in just five years, new figures show.

Trial pill shows promise as cure for alopecia baldness

18-Aug-2014

A pill that appears to cure alopecia baldness has fully restored the hair of three patients.

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“Self-care support in leg ulcer services should be the priority”

“Self-care support in leg ulcer services should be the priority” Subscription Required

Venous leg ulcer recurrence is common. Many patients will develop at least three or more leg ulcers during their lifetime, and sometimes will have an ulcer that never heals. They often experience alternating periods of healed ulceration and open ulcers.

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Improving public health requires a whole-society approach

1-Sep-2014

Public health has long been the poor relation in the healthcare family.

Scarlet fever cases on the rise in England

Scarlet fever cases on the rise in England

“More than 3,500 cases of scarlet fever – the vast majority in children – have been reported since September,” The Daily Telegraph reports.

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