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Recognized in Philadelphia magazine's annual Top Docs issues, 2008 - 2012, and 2015 - 2020
Perelman Center for Advanced Medicine
South Pavilion, 1st Floor
3400 Civic Center Boulevard
Philadelphia, PA 19104
A facility of the Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania
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Bax CE, Ravishankar A, Yan D, Concha J, Kushner CJ, Zamalin D, Feng R, Payne AS, Werth VP.: Identifying the required degree of disease clearance to improve quality of life in pemphigus vulgaris Br J Dermatol : 2020.
Yan D, Borucki R, Sontheimer RD, Werth VP.: Candidate drug replacements for quinacrine in cutaneous lupus erythematosus Lupus Sci Med. 7 (1:e000430): 2020.
Zeidi M, Chen KL, Patel B, Ravishankar A, Lim R, Werth VP.: Increased MxA protein expression and dendritic cells in spongiotic dermatitis differentiates dermatomyositis from eczema in a single-center case-control study J Cutan Pathol. : 2020.
Ravishankar A, Concha JS, Yan D, Bax C, Yeguez A, Casciola-Rosen L, Werth VP.: Accuracy of Commercial Panels to Evaluate Myositis Autoantibodies: A Single-Institution Perspective J Am Acad Dermatol 4:S0190-9622 (20): 32538-X,2020.
Borucki R, Werth VP.: Expert Perspective: An Evidence-Based Approach to Refractory Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus Arthritis Rheumatol : 2020.
Patel J, Borucki R, Werth VP.: An Update on the Pathogenesis of Cutaneous Lupus Erythematosus and Its Role in Clinical Practice Curr Rheumatol Rep. 22 (10): 69,2020.
Ravishankar A, Yan D, Bax CE, Concha JS, Feng R, Werth VP.: Response of Dermatomyositis to the Antimalarial Quinacrine: A Retrospective Cohort Study J Am Acad Dermatol S0190-9622 (20): 32282-9,2020.
Chakka S, Krain RL, Ahmed S, Concha JSS, Feng R, Merrill JT, Werth VP.: Evaluating change in disease activity needed to reflect meaningful improvement in quality of life for clinical trials in cutaneous lupus erythematosus J Am Acad Dermatol 16:S0190-9622 (20): 32216-7,2020.
Chakka S, Concha JSS, Bax C, Zeidi M, Werth VP.: The effects of immunostimulatory herbal supplements on autoimmune skin diseases J Am Acad Dermato 15:S0190-9622 (20): 31101-4,2020.
Skopelja-Gardner S, An J, Tai J, Tanaka L, Sun X, Hermanson P, Kawasumi M, Green M, Gale M, Kalus A, Werth VP, Elkon KB.: The early response to Ultraviolet B light induces local and systemic Type I interferon signatures dependent on cGAS Scientific Reports 10 (1): 7908,2020.
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