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Didactics Family Medicine

Clinical Pearls for Rashes and Steroid Responsive Dermatoses


A Comprehensive Management Guide for Atopic Dermatitis, Jennifer D. Peterson, MD; Lawrence S. Chan, MD , Dermatology Nursing. 2006;18(6):531-542. 

Diagnosis and Treatment of Hair Loss


Hair Loss: Common Causes and Treatments Am Fam Physician. 2017 Sep 15;96(6):371-378 
Diagnosing and Treating Hair Loss Am Fam Physician. 2009;80(4):356-362, 373-374. 
Common Hair Loss Disorders Am Fam Physician 2003;68:93-102,107-8.
Alopecia in Women Am Fam Physician 2003;67:1007-14,1017-8. 
 Evaluation and diagnosis of hair loss UpToDate Updated March 1, 2021

Nail Disorders


Evaluation of Nail Abnormalities Am Fam Physician. 2012;85(8):779-787 
Nail Abnormalities: Clues to Systemic Disease Am Fam Physician 2004;69:1417-24 
Acute and Chronic Paronychia Am Fam Physician. 2017 Jul 1;96(1):44-51
Acute and Chronic Paronychia Am Fam Physician. 2008;77(3):339-346, 347-348
Ingrown Toenail Management Am Fam Physician. 2019 Aug 1;100(3):158-164
Management of the Ingrown Toenail Am Fam Physician. 2009;79(4):303-308, 311-312
Ingrown Toenail Removal Am Fam Physician 2002;65:2547-50,2551-2, 2554,2557-8 
Onychomycosis: Current Trends in Diagnosis and Treatment Am Fam Physician. 2013;88(11):762-770 
UpToDate: Overview of nail disorders. Updated Dec 5, 2019