Please find below a selection of publications on

  • Aesthetic medicine, vascular lesions and scars
  • Autoimmune and inflammatory diseases


Aesthetic medicine, vascular lesions and scars

Updated November 2017

Byers, R.A., Fisher, M., Brown, N.J., Tozer, G.M. and Matcher, S.J. (2017)                                                                                                                        "Vascular patterning of subcutaneous mouse fibrosarcomas expressing individual VEGF isoforms can be differentiated using angiographic optical coherence tomography." Biomedical Optics Express, 8(10), pp.4551-4567. Link

Aldahan, A.S., Chen, L.L., Tsatalis, J.P. and Grichnik, J.M. (2017) "Optical Coherence Tomography Visualization of a Port-Wine Stain in a Patient With Sturge–Weber Syndrome." Dermatologic Surgery, 43(6), pp.889-891. Link

Waibel, J.S., Rudnick, A.C., Wulkan, A.J. and Holmes, J.D. (2016) "The Diagnostic Role of Optical Coherence Tomography (OCT) in Measuring the Depth of Burn and Traumatic Scars for More Accurate Laser Dosimetry: Pilot Study." Journal of drugs in dermatology: JDD, 15(11), p.1375. Link

Aldahan, A.S., Mlacker, S., Shah, V.V., Chen, L.L., Nouri, K. and Grichnik, J.M. (2016) "Utilization of Optical Coherence Tomography in the Evaluation of Cherry Hemangiomas." Journal of drugs in dermatology: JDD, 15(6), pp.713-714. Link

Themstrup, L., Welzel, J., Ciardo, S., Kaestle, R., Ulrich, M., Holmes, J., Whitehead, R., Sattler, E.C., Kindermann, N., Pellacani, G. and Jemec, G.B.E (2016)  "Validation of Dynamic optical coherence tomography for non-invasive, in vivo microcirculation imaging of the skin."                           Microvascular research. Link

Ulrich M, Themstrup L, de Carvalho N, Manfredi M, Grana C, Ciardo S, Kästle R, Holmes J, Whitehead R, Jemec GB, Pellacani G. (2016)                        "Dynamic Optical Coherence Tomography in Dermatology." Dermatology. 2016 Apr 23;232(3):298-311. Link

Themstrup L, Ciardo S, Manfredi M, Ulrich M, Pellacani G, Welzel J, Jemec GB. (2016)                                                                                                            "In vivo, micro‐morphological vascular changes induced by topical brimonidine studied by Dynamic optical coherence tomography."              Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. 2016 Feb 1. Link

Luber, A.J., Bienenfeld, A.R., Clark, C.M. and Markowitz, O. (2015)                                                                                                                       "Characterization of knuckle (Garrod) pads using optical coherence tomography in vivo." Cutis, 96(3), p.E10. Link

Banzhaf, C.A., Wind, B.S., Mogensen, M., Meesters, A.A., Paasch, U., Wolkerstorfer, A. and Haedersdal, M. (2015) “Spatiotemporal closure of fractional laser-ablated channels imaged by optical coherence tomography and reflectance confocal microscopy” Lasers in Surgery and Medicine. Link

Ring, H.C., Mogensen, M., Hussain, A.A., Steadman, N., Banzhaf, C., Themstrup, L. and Jemec, G.B. (2015) "Imaging of collagen deposition disorders using optical coherence tomography"  Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology, 29(5), pp.890-898. Link

Urban, J., Siripunvarapon, A.H., Meekings, A., Kalowitz, A. and Markowitz, O. (2014) "Optical coherence tomography imaging of erythematotelangiectatic rosacea during treatment with brimonidine topical gel 0.33%: a potential method for treatment outcome assessment." Journal of drugs in dermatology: JDD, 13(7), pp.821-826. Link

Babalola, O., Mamalis, A., Lev-Tov, H. and Jagdeo, J. (2014) "Optical coherence tomography (OCT) of collagen in normal skin and skin fibrosis." Archives of dermatological research, 306(1), pp.1-9. Link

 

 

Autoimmune and inflammatory diseases

Updated January 2018

Odorici, G., Losi, A., Ciardo, S., Pellacani, G. and Conti, A. (2017) "Non‐invasive evaluation of Secukinumab efficacy in severe plaque psoriasis with confocal microscopy and optical coherence tomography: A case report." Skin Research and Technology. Link

Martinez‐Velasco, M.A., Perper, M., Maddy, A.J., Cervantes, J., Eber, A.E., Verne, S.H., Vazquez‐Herrera, N.E., Nouri, K. and Tosti, A. (2017)                   "In vitro determination of Mexican Mestizo hair shaft diameter using optical coherence tomography." Skin Research and Technology. Link

Manfredini, M., Greco, M., Farnetani, F., Ciardo, S., De Carvalho, N., Mandel, V.D., Starace, M. and Pellacani, G. (2017)                                                     "Acne: morphologic and vascular study of lesions and surrounding skin by means of optical coherence tomography."                                            Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. Link

Byers, R.A., Maiti, R., Danby, S.G., Pang, E.J., Mitchell, B., Carré, M.J., Lewis, R., Cork, M.J. and Matcher, S.J. (2017) February. "Characterizing the microcirculation of atopic dermatitis using angiographic optical coherence tomography." In Proc. of SPIE Vol (Vol. 10037, pp. 100370V-1). Link

Abignano, G., Kapadia, A., Lettieri, G., Goodfield, M., Emery, P., McGonagle, D., Del Galdo, F. and Mikeljevic, J., (2017)                                                           "Use of optical coherence tomography for the diagnosis of preclinical lesions of circumscribed palmar hypokeratosis."                                         Clinical and Experimental Dermatology. Link

Paganelli, A., Ciardo, S., Odorici, G., Pellacani, G. and Conti, A. (2016) "Efficacy of ustekinumab after failure of infliximab CT‐P13 in a HLA‐Cw6‐positive patient affected by pityriasis rubra pilaris: monitoring with reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) and optical coherence tomography (OCT)." Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. Link

Mollan, S.P., Keane, P.A. and Denniston, A.K. (2017) "The use of transdermal optical coherence tomography to image the superficial temporal arteries." Eye, 31(1), pp.157-160. Link

Mandel, V.D., Farnetani, F., Vaschieri, C., Manfredini, M., Cesinaro, A.M., Giusti, F. and Pellacani, G. (2016)                                                                          "Pemphigus with features of both vulgaris and foliaceus variants localized to the nose." The Journal of dermatology. Link

Hussain, A.A., Banzhaf, C.A., Themstrup, L., Nielsen, P.L. and Jemec, G.B.E. (2015) "A case report of differentiating staphylococcal scalded skin syndrome and toxic epidermal necrolysis by optical coherence tomography." Skin Research and Technology, 21(3), pp.363-365. Link

Koenig, K., Speicher, M., Bueckle, R., Reckfort, J., McKenzie, G., Welzel, J., Koehler, M.J., Elsner, P. and Kaatz, M. (2009) "Clinical optical coherence tomography combined with multiphoton tomography of patients with skin diseases." Journal of biophotonics, 2(6‐7), pp.389-397. Link

Conti, A., Ciardo, S., Mandel, V.D., Bigi, L. and Pellacani, G. (2016) "Speckled variance optical coherence tomography for the assessment of nail involvement in acrodermatitis continua of Hallopeau: A case study." Journal of International Medical Research, 44(1 suppl), pp.119-123. Link

Aldahan, A.S., Chen, L.L., Fertig, R.M., Holmes, J., Shah, V.V., Mlacker, S., Hsu, V.M., Nouri, K. and Tosti, A. (2016)                                                    "Vascular Features of Nail Psoriasis Using Dynamic Optical Coherence Tomography." Skin Appendage Disorders, 2(3-4), pp.102-108. Link

Aydin, S.Z., Ash, Z., Del Galdo, F., Marzo-Ortega, H., Wakefield, R.J., Emery, P. and McGonagle, D. (2011)                                                                        "Optical coherence tomography: a new tool to assess nail disease in psoriasis?" Dermatology, 222(4), pp.311-313.

Aydin, S.Z., Castillo-Gallego, C., Ash, Z.R., Abignano, G., Marzo-Ortega, H., Wittmann, M., Del Galdo, F. and McGonagle, D. (2013)                          "Potential use of optical coherence tomography and high-frequency ultrasound for the assessment of nail disease in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis." Dermatology, 227(1), pp.45-51. Link

Paganelli, A., Ciardo, S., Odorici, G., Pellacani, G. and Conti, A. (2016) "Efficacy of ustekinumab after failure of infliximab CT‐P13 in a HLA‐Cw6‐positive patient affected by pityriasis rubra pilaris: monitoring with reflectance confocal microscopy (RCM) and optical coherence tomography (OCT)." Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology. Link

Lu, Z., Boadi, J., Danby, S., Cork, M. and Matcher, S.J. (2013) March. "Optical coherence tomography demonstrates differential epidermal thinning of human forearm volar skin after 2 weeks application of a topical corticosteroid vs a non-steroidal anti-inflammatory alternative".                                 In SPIE BiOS (pp. 85650C-85650C). International Society for Optics and Photonics. Link

Ring, H.C., Themstrup, L., Banzhaf, C.A., Jemec, G.B. and Mogensen, M. (2016) "Dynamic Optical Coherence Tomography Capillaroscopy: A New Imaging Tool in Autoimmune Connective Tissue Disease." JAMA dermatology, 152(10). Link

Abignano, G., Bissell, L.A., Britton, J., Woods, D., Buch, M., McGonagle, D., Emery, P. and Del Galdo, F. (2014) O41. "Longitudinal Assessment of Scleroderma Skin by Optical Coherence Tomography: Preliminary Validation of Sensitivity to Change Over-Time."                                     Rheumatology, 53(suppl 1), pp.i46-i47. Link

Abignano, G., et al. (2013) "Virtual skin biopsy by optical coherence tomography: the first quantitative imaging biomarker for scleroderma"              Ann Rheum Dis, doi: 10.1136/annrheumdis-2012-202682. Link