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European Journal of Dermatology


Residents’corner June 2015. Editorial: What's new this month? Volume 25, numéro 3, May-June 2015

1 Dermatology Department. Hospital de Santo António dos Capuchos - Centro Hospitalar de Lisboa Central. Alameda Santo António dos Capuchos 1169-050, Lisbon, Portugal
2 Department of Dermatology, Venerology and Allergology, University Hospital Wuerzburg, Joseph-Schneider-Str. 2, 97080 Wuerzburg, Germany
3 Dermatology Department, Hôpital Edouard Herriot, Lyon, France
4 Dermatology department, Box 46, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ, UK
5 Department of Dermatology and Venereology, Hôpital de Beaumont, Lausanne University Hospital Center, Av. de Beaumont 29, CH-1011 Lausanne, Switzerland
6 Dermatology Department. General University Hospital Gregorio Marañon. C/ Doctor Esquerdo 46, 28007 Madrid, Spain. Dermatology Department. Clinica Dermatologica Internacional and Clinica Ruber. Madrid, Spain

Dermatology has long dealt with the clinical benefits and harms of radiation. These encompass a vast range of photodermatology topics such as skin cancer, aging, photodermatoses, vitamin D synthesis and therapeutic uses of radiation.Organ transplant recipients on immunosuppressive medication have an increased risk of skin malignancy. Accordingly, they are advised to limit sun exposure and to use protective clothing and sunscreen, thus increasing the risk of vitamin D deficiency [1]. In this issue [...]