ABOUT: Published quarterly in both print and interactive digital formats, JDPA covers a variety of topics in Clinical, Surgical, & Cosmetic Dermatology.
EDITORIAL MISSION: The mission of the JDPA is to improve dermatological patient care by publishing the most innovative, timely, practice-proven educational information available for the physician assistant profession.
A message from Renata Block, MMS, PA-C, President, SDPA
By Roderick S. Hooker, PhD, MBA, PA “Are physician associates/assistants (PAs) cost-effective in their employment?” This question has arisen in several situations involving PAs and
By M. Bryn Marsh, MPAS, PA-C
By Jameka McElroy-Brooklyn, MSPAS, PA-C; Mahima Bhayana, MD, MBA; Ginette A. Okoye, MD , FAAD ABSTRACT Acquired reactive perforating collagenosis (ARPC) is a unique skin
By Cristina M. Foschi, BS, and Peter Lio, MD, FAAD ABSTRACT The purpose of this article is to discuss the pathogenesis of itch along with
By Candice E. Macari, DMSc, MSPAS, MPH, PA-C