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Disorders of Hair Growth: Diagnosis and Treatment

Disorders of Hair Growth: Diagnosis and Treatment This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Part of a recent holiday was spent carefully studying the 400 or so pages of text, illustrations, and tables that comprise Disorders of Hair Growth. My time was well spent because this is a very good book. It is good because of the high level of expertise and extensive clinical experience of the several contributors. It is good because of emphasis on practical therapeutics. And it is good because a serious effort was made to include the new biology of the hair follicle. Andrew Messenger's chapter on control of hair growth and pigmentation is a paradigm of understandable molecular biology. Editor and contributor Elise Olsen's chapter on hair loss in children (an incredibly complicated and often arcane subject) is clear, well organized, beautifully tabulated, and comes complete with 226 references. David Whiting's chapter on hair shaft defects is simply the best there is. The final chapter, Wesley Wilborn's contribution on http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png Archives of Dermatology American Medical Association

Disorders of Hair Growth: Diagnosis and Treatment

Archives of Dermatology , Volume 131 (3) – Mar 1, 1995

Disorders of Hair Growth: Diagnosis and Treatment

Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Part of a recent holiday was spent carefully studying the 400 or so pages of text, illustrations, and tables that comprise Disorders of Hair Growth. My time was well spent because this is a very good book. It is good because of the high level of expertise and extensive clinical experience of the several contributors. It is good because of emphasis on...
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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright © 1995 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
0003-987X
eISSN
1538-3652
DOI
10.1001/archderm.1995.01690150026006
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Abstract

This article is only available in the PDF format. Download the PDF to view the article, as well as its associated figures and tables. Abstract Part of a recent holiday was spent carefully studying the 400 or so pages of text, illustrations, and tables that comprise Disorders of Hair Growth. My time was well spent because this is a very good book. It is good because of the high level of expertise and extensive clinical experience of the several contributors. It is good because of emphasis on practical therapeutics. And it is good because a serious effort was made to include the new biology of the hair follicle. Andrew Messenger's chapter on control of hair growth and pigmentation is a paradigm of understandable molecular biology. Editor and contributor Elise Olsen's chapter on hair loss in children (an incredibly complicated and often arcane subject) is clear, well organized, beautifully tabulated, and comes complete with 226 references. David Whiting's chapter on hair shaft defects is simply the best there is. The final chapter, Wesley Wilborn's contribution on

Journal

Archives of DermatologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Mar 1, 1995

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