A Clinician’s Guide to Alopecia Areata
Offering the reader a comprehensive look at the material regarding alopecia areata, this book is divided into several sections: One section encompasses the detailed overview of alopecia areata including its epidemiology, etiology, signs, symptoms, diagnosis, differential diagnosis and treatment options; another section provides information and content about different comorbidities in patients with alopecia areata; the third section contains case studies of patients diagnosed with alopecia areata, including their signs, symptoms, lab tests, clinical management, and treatment; and the last section covers research studies on this disease. Complete with full color photographs of patients before, during, and after the disease to accompany the various sections, Alopeacia Areata — A Clinician’s Guide is written for dermatologists as well as internists dealing with the comorbid conditions that often accompany alopecia areata.
Pooya Khan Mohammad Beigi, MD, MSc, MPH is a Dermatologist (London, UK), a Clinical Research Fellow (University of British Columbia, Canada), and the Founder and President of the Misdiagnosis Association and Research Institute – MARI (Beverly Hills, USA)
He is also the Founder and President of MisMedicine Research Institute (Beverly Hills, USA), the President/Owner of NWM Medical Clinic (Canada), and the Founder/CEO of Father Medical Charity (Canada). He is also the Scientific Advisory Board Member of Dyne Immune Institute for Translational Medicine and Research (New York, USA) and NMB Therapeutics (New York, USA).
MARI was founded in 2012 by Dr. Pooya with the goal of collecting and preparing the most comprehensive database of misdiagnosed and error-in-medicine cases, as well as conducting related medical research studies in collaboration with various health organizations, universities, clinics, professors, and physicians from across the globe.
He also founded the Father Medical Charity with the mission of helping patients in need, especially those in underdeveloped countries. This charity collaborates with the physicians and nurses working in underdeveloped countries who identify and refer patients to this charity in order to receive the necessary medications or treatment facilitation.
Dr. Pooya has authored several medical textbooks including Acrodermatitis Enteropathica; A Clinician’s Guide (2015), A Clinician’s Guide to Mycosis Fungoides (2016), A Clinician’s Guide to Pemphigus Vulgaris (2016), A Clinician’s Guide to Psoriasis (2017), A Clinician’s Guide to Vitiligo and other Hypopigmentation Disorders (2017), and A Clinician’s Guide to Alopecia Areata (2017).