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Dermatology World

Breaking the mold

COVID-19 has sent waves of change throughout the health care system — how will it reshape patient access to dermatology care?

The art of making connections

Establishing an empathetic and honest patient-physician relationship can improve dermatologic care and overall practice health.

Setting the stage

Changes to TNM system enhance prognostication for cutaneous cancers.

Coding Consult
Coding Consult

Get expert advice on ICD-10-CM diagnosis coding updates for 2022, successful documentation tips that withstand an audit— and more.

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Clinical Applications

DermWorld’s physician editor interviews the authors of recent dermatologic studies.

Answers in Practice

Learn how to optimize your practice, deal with difficult patients, prepare for MIPS — and more.

Legally Speaking

Legal experts explain what dermatology employers should know about requiring the COVID vaccines, anti-kickback considerations — and more.

Advocacy News

Ask the expert: Erik Soine, MD, FAAD, discusses the Louisiana Dermatological Society’s efforts to advocate against NP scope of practice expansions.

Facts at Your Fingertips

Learn more about the impact of prior authorizations on patient care during COVID-19.

Bad online review?

Find out why bad online reviews may not be so bad after all.

Telemedicine in the time of COVID-19…and beyond

Read about how a novel virus disrupted and transformed health care delivery.

From the Editor

Physician editor Kathryn Schwarzenberger, MD, previews this month’s issue.

What’s Hot?

Members of DermWord’s Editorial Advisory Workgroup share exciting news from across the specialty.

From the president

Academy President Kenneth Tomecki, MD, FAAD, discusses the Academy’s international presence.

Asked & Answered

I still have questions about the new 2021 E/M coding changes. What resources does the Academy offer?

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