July 31, 2019
Participants in a study by the company Noble show that the vast majority of patients—92%—would prefer to bring home a training device to practice with prior to starting self-injection. Noble creates trainers for autoinjectors intended to increase patient confidence and autonomy with self-managed treatments. The summer meeting of the American Academy of Dermatology in New York City offers updates on clinical dermatology, as well as key issues affecting the specialty. Justin Ko, MD, Kathleen Hectorne, MD, and Kanade Shinkai, MD spoke on issues related to modern practice. Adam Friedman, MD and Julie Harper, MD provide updates from Dermatology Education Foundation’s Essential Resource (DERM) Meeting in Las Vegas.