Last Updated: 01/06/2023
Summary: Study the efficacy of a package of behavioral economics strategies (versus an education-only control condition) in altering clinician behavior regarding antibiotic prescription duration for skin and soft tissue infection (SSTI).
Summary: The investigators aim to determine if early operative intervention is superior to non-operative management for adult patients with computerized tomography (CT)-proven complicated appendicitis with phlegmon or abscess.
Summary: The overall purpose of the study is to determine how providing physicians with a quantitative measure of skin surface temperature influences diagnoses and diagnostic confidence in potential cellulitis cases when added to the standard evaluation.
Summary: This study is going to test a cold atmospheric plasma device (CAP), in particular a floating electrode-dielectric barrier device (FE-DBD), to treat warts and molluscum. The treatment device in this study generates cold atmospheric plasma (gaseous ionized molecules) to rid the virus from the body. Based on the successes of previous dermatologic studies, FE-DBD is being tested for this study to trea...
Summary: Cellulitis is an increasingly common and unpleasant bacterial infection of the skin, usually affecting the legs. Patients experience pain and swelling, loss of mobility, fever, and chills. Patients may be left with chronic skin damage and 1 in 5 experience recurrences. Cellulitis is treated with antibiotics, but it is unclear as to how long treatment should be for. As a result, many patients get m...
Summary: The purpose of this study is to compare how well two different antibiotics, doxycycline (DOXY) and trimethoprim/sulfamethoxazole (TMP/SMX), work at curing uncomplicated skin and soft tissue infection (uSSTI) such as 1.Boils (pus in the skin, also known as abscesses and furuncles) or 2. Infections that appear only on the skin surface (called cellulitis and erysipelas) that have pus.
Summary: clinical trial is to assess the safety, efficacy and patient satisfaction associated with the treatment of cellulite of the buttocks and thighs with injectable poly-L-lactic acid (PLLA), or Sculptra® Aesthetic
Summary: Comparing the result of of iliac vein stenting and compression therapy in management of recurrent venous ulceration.