Dermatological Disorders

Atopic Dermatitis and Psoriasis in Children and Adolescents

Lawrence F. Eichenfield, MD, FAAD, a board-certified pediatric dermatologist presented new research at the 2012 American Academy of Dermatology’s (AAD) Summer Academy Meeting on the importance of early intervention for young patients with skin conditions such as atopic dermatitis and psoriasis.

RECALL: Benzalkonium Chloride Antiseptic Wipes Contamination

Dukal Corporation announced a U.S. voluntary nationwide recall of selected lots of benzalkonium chloride swabs and antiseptic wipes manufactured for Dukal by Jianerkang Medical Dressing Co. due to concerns about potential microbial contamination with Burkholderia cepacia.