Shelley WB, Shelley ED
The Shelleys recount their trip to Scottsdale, Arizona, for the Southwestern Dermatological Society Meeting in their December 1994 entries. They discuss lectures on atopic dermatitis, acne, fluorescence photography to evaluate acne medication effectiveness, and fungal infections in patients with human immunodeficiency virus infection. They also provide more treatment pearls from Dr. Haines Ely.
After reading an article on malpractice cases, the Shelleys discuss tips for physicians who are required to give sworn testimony. They also comment on a report regarding the dramatic increase in the use of specialized procedures by dermatologic surgeons.