• Users Online: 219
  • Print this page
  • Email this page
  • Email this page
  • Email this page
  • Email this page
Since the "correspondence" category already include case reports, the editorial board decides to remove the category of case reports for this Journal. The authors are encouraged to submit the case report in the preexisting correspondence format.

January-March 2022| Vol 40| Issue 1


Aiming at a bright future

First launched as an official journal of the Taiwanese Dermatological Association (TDA) in 1983, the Dermatologica Sinica has become an international journal indexed by bibliographic databases, incl...

Original Article

Facilitated delivery of topical steroids after fractional ablative carbon dioxide laser benefits postthyroidectomy hypertrophic scar

Background: Thyroidectomy results in unsightly scarring at the anterior neck of the patient. Objectives: This prospective clinical study aimed to assess the effectiveness of laser assi...

Original Article

Site-specific dermoscopic features of lip lentigines, distinctive from those of facial lentigines

Background: Lip lentigines are benign pigmentations often raising concerns to physicians and patients for fear of malignancy. Specific dermoscopic patterns of lip (mucosal) lentigines have no...

Original Article

Prenatal infection predisposes offspring to enhanced susceptibility to imiquimod-mediated psoriasiform dermatitis in mice

Background: Infection can upregulate T helper 17 (Th17) signaling and exacerbate psoriasis. Literature has indicated that prenatal infection induces embryonic development toward Th17 signalin...

Original Article

Drug survival of biologic agents in patients with psoriatic arthritis from a medical center in southern Taiwan

Background: Psoriasis is a chronic inflammatory disease involving the skin and/or joints. Till 2016, there were five biologic agents for psoriatic arthritis treatment in Taiwan: etanercept, a...

View All Articles in the Current Issue
Cover page Image

Dermatologica Sinica, a publication of Taiwanese Dermatological Association and Taiwanese Society for Investigative Dermatology, is a peer-reviewed print + online Quarterly journal.

Features of Manuscript Management System

  • Online submission
  • Wider visibility through open access
  • Higher impact
  • Prompt review

Abstracting and Indexing Information

The journal is registered with the following abstracting partners:
Baidu Scholar, CNKI (China National Knowledge Infrastructure), EBSCO Publishing's Electronic Databases, Ex Libris Primo Central, Google Scholar, Hinari, Infotrieve, ProQuest, TDNet, Wanfang Data

The journal is indexed with, or included in, the following:
DOAJ, EMBASE/ Excerpta Medica, SCOPUS, Science Citation Index Expanded

Impact Factor as reported in the 2020 Journal Citation Reports (Clarivate Analytics, 2021): 1.321