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DermCity: AD, Soft Tissue Infections Prevalent in Indigenous Communities


By: John Evans

The top two skin diseases seen in Canadian Indigenous communities are atopic dermatitis (AD) and skin and soft tissue infections (SSTIs), noted Dr. Rachel Netahe Asiniwasis in her online presentation at the 1st Indigenous Skin Spectrum Summit. This conclusion is documented by literature, healthcare provider/patient experiences, and media reports, she said.

Highlights of her presentation are published in the June, 2021 issue of The Chronicle of Skin & Allergy, a clinical news magazine published by the parent company of Derm.City.

Click the link below to read the full Interview.

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