New and Published Books
1-10 of 16 results in Dermatology: Clinical & Basic Science
This outstanding dermatopathology atlas emphasizes the correlation of pathological findings with clinical presentations and presents a reader-friendly approach to the diagnosis and interpretation of skin biopsy results. With an abundance of color clinical and histologic photographs, and...
Published April 17th 2007 by CRC Press
Ethnic Skin and Hair defines and reviews the differences in skin and hair function in relation to ethnicity. This book covers basic concepts of human evolution and progresses to discussions of varying skin pigments and phenotypes. It describes the physiological differences in hair and skin...
Published October 31st 2006 by CRC Press
Skin Imaging & Analysis, 2nd Edition
Spanning the many advancements that have taken place in the field since the First Edition of this book was published, this Second Edition emphasizes the imaging of the skin in its entirety, rather than focusing solely on surface layers. The Second Edition includes new chapters on technologies such...
Published September 26th 2006 by CRC Press
Copper is increasingly recognized for its possible role in the prevention and moderation of disease, as well as the treatment of a number of conditions including skin irritation, sensitization, rheumatoid arthritis, and other inflammatory conditions. This source reviews general principles of...
Published August 14th 2006 by CRC Press
The first comprehensive source to expertly examine every aspect of sensitive skin, this source provides an up-to-date overview of the evaluation, diagnosis, and treatment of this commonly encountered dermatological condition. Featuring contributions from recognized world leaders in this area of...
Published May 15th 2006 by CRC Press
Chemistry and Function, 2nd Edition
The previous edition of Dry Skin and Moisturizers: Chemistry and Function was the first book devoted to all aspects of moisturizers, a subject often given short shrift in dermatology texts. It quickly became a standard reference. In the past five years, there has been an explosion of new...
Published November 8th 2005 by CRC Press
Water and the Stratum Corneum, 2nd Edition
Bioengineering of the skin, or more precisely the biophysical assessment of skin physiology, is moving rapidly from a descriptive approach to a deeper understanding of biophysical and biochemical processes. This second edition of the popular text Bioengineering of the Skin: Water and Stratum...
Published August 26th 2004 by CRC Press
New biological techniques and a revival of interest in both acute and chronic wound healing have led to an enormously improved understanding of the cellular and chemical complexities of the healing process. Exciting developments in the evolution of epidermal biology are creating new opportunities...
Published December 28th 2003 by CRC Press
Absorption, Immunology, Epidemiology, and Metallurgy
Allergic contact dermatitis from nickel is a continuing and increasing health problem. Nickel dermatitis may occur in sensitized individuals following contact with nickel-containing items such as jewelry, zippers, buttons, and other objects; by nickel leaching from implants and prostheses; and...
Published June 12th 2002 by CRC Press
Skin Biomechanics, Volume V
Since skin forms the interface between the human body and the environment, its mechanical properties are important in health and disease. Bioengineering of the Skin: Skin Biomechanics gives a thorough introduction in the biological basis of skin biomechanics. It explains the non-invasive methods...
Published October 25th 2001 by CRC Press