Publications - Dr Joanna Gach - Consultant Dermatologist

Published studies in peer-reviewed journals

   Chronic urticaria in the real-life clinical practice setting in the UK: results from the noninterventional multicentre AWARE study. Savic S, Leeman L, El-Shanawany T, Ellis R, Gach JE, Marinho S, Wahie S, Sargur R, Bewley AP, Nakonechna A, Randall R, Fragkas N, Somenzi O, Marsland A.Clin Exp Dermatol. 2020 Dec;45(8):1003-1010. doi: 10.1111/ced.14230. Epub 2020 Aug 26.

   Oral propranolol in the treatment of proliferating infantile haemangiomas: British Society for Paediatric Dermatology consensus guidelines. Solman L, Glover M, Beattie PE, Buckley H, Clark S, Gach JE , Giardini A, Helbling I, Hewitt RJ, Laguda B, Langan SM, Martinez AE, Murphy R, Proudfoot L, Ravenscroft J, Shahidullah H, Shaw L, Syed SB, Wells L, Flohr C. Br J Dermatol. 2018 Sep;179(3):582-589.

   Propranolol in the treatment of infantile haemangiomas: lessons from the European Propranolol In the Treatment of Complicated Haemangiomas (PITCH) Taskforce survey. Wedgeworth E et al. Br J Dermatol. 2016 Mar;174(3):594-601.

   A retrospective study of the referral patterns to a vulval clinic: highlighting educational needs in this subspecialty.Cheung ST, Gach JE, Lewis FM. J Obstet Gynaecol. 2006; 26(5):435-7.

   Randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study to assess the value of free radical scavengers in reducing inflammation induced by cryotherapy. Gach JE, Humphreys F, Berth-Jones J. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2005; 30(1):14-6.

   Retrospective analysis of the occurrence of internal malignancy in patients treated with PUVA between 1986 and 1999 in South Warwickshire. Gach JE, Madrigal AM, Hutton JL, Charles-Holmes R. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2004; 29(2):154-5.

Book Chapters

   Chapter 4: Acrodermatitis enteropathica. In: Treatment of Skin Disease (Lebwohl M, Heymann W, Berth-Jones J, Coulson I), 5th edn. Elsevier, 2018; 12-13..

   Chapter 117: Jessner’s lymphocytic infiltrate. In: Treatment of Skin Disease (Lebwohl M, Heymann W, Berth-Jones J, Coulson I), 5th edn. Elsevier, 2018; 384-86.

Publications in peer-reviewed journals

   Disseminated Congenital Malignant Rhabdoid Tumor Misdiagnosed as Multiple Congenital Hemangiomas. Petrof G, Casey GA, Colmenero I, Mussai F, Gach JE ; J Pediatr Hematol Oncol. 2019 Aug 14.

   Cartilage hair hypoplasia with cutaneous lymphomatoid granulomatosis. Sathishkumar D, Gach JE, Ogboli M, Desai M, Cole T, Högler W, Motwani J, Norton A, Morland B, Colmenero I. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2018 ;43(6): 713-717.

   A regressing spindle cell tumour of Reed. Tso S, Hunt W, Gach JE. BMJ Case Rep. 2017 Nov 23;2017.

   Early-onset urticaria: a marker of cryopyrin-associated periodic syndrome. Sathishkumar D, Al-Abadi E, Nicklaus-Wollenteit I, Moss C, Hawkins PN, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2017; 42(5) :579-581.

   Fatal disseminated cowpox virus infection in an adolescent renal transplant recipient. Gazzani P, Gach JE, Colmenero I, Martin J, Morton H, Brown K, Milford DV. Pediatr Nephrol. 2017; 32(3): 533-536.

   AP1S3 Mutations Cause Skin Autoinflammation by Disrupting Keratinocyte Autophagy and Up-Regulating IL-36 Production. Mahil SK, Twelves S, Farkas K, Setta-Kaffetzi N, Burden AD, Gach JE, Irvine AD, Képíró L, Mockenhaupt M, Oon HH, Pinner J, Ranki A, Seyger MMB, Soler-Palacin P, Storan ER, Tan ES, Valeyrie-Allanore L, Young HS, Trembath RC, Choon SE, Szell M, Bata-Csorgo Z, Smith CH, Di Meglio P, Barker JN, Capon F. J Invest Dermatol. 2016;136(11): 2251-2259.

   Phototherapy in the elderly. Powell JB, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2015 Aug;40(6):605-10.

   Linear scleroderma associated with neurofibromatosis type I. Eke U, Bailey K, Gach JE. Cutis. 2015 Aug;96(2):E17-8.

   Acute systemic sarcoidosis complicating ustekinumab therapy for chronic plaque psoriasis. Powell JB, Matthews P, Rattehalli R, Woodhead F, Perkins P, Powell G, Szczecinska W, Gach JE. Br J Dermatol. 2015 Mar;172(3):834-6.

   Limited ectrodactyly, ectodermal dysplasia and cleft lip-palate syndrome with a p63 mutation, associated with linear and whorled naevoid hypermelanosis. Pratsou P, Defty CL, Ozoemena L, McGrath JA, Moss C, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2014 Mar;39(2):266-8.

   Bullous reaction at docetaxel infusion site. Khan M, Taibjee SM, Poole CJ, Gach JE.Clin Exp Dermatol. 2013.

   Multiple blue nodules. Shim TN, Taibjee SM, Carr RA, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2012;37(6):690-1.

   A nonhealing self-mutilation ulcer secondary to neonatal Erb palsy. Kasparis C, Gach JE.J Am Acad Dermatol. 2011; 65(5):145-6.

   Thrombophilia mimicking necrotizing fasciitis in a pregnant woman. Sherley-Dale AC, Rose P, Elliott V, Gach J, Ilchyshyn A. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2011 Aug;36(6):693-4.

   An unusual adverse effect of long-term corticosteroid use. Kaur MR, Suortamo S, Wong L, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2011 ; 36(4):424-6.

   Flexural reticular pigmentation and pruritic papules in a 33-year-old woman. Sherley-Dale AC, Carr RA, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2011; 36(2):214-6.

   Gluten-sensitive enteropathy associated with genital lichen simplex chronicus. Gach JE, Seddon HF. JRSM Short Rep. 2010; 1(5):43.

   Childhood cutaneous lymphoid hyperplasia following feline scratches. Madhogaria S, Carr RA, Gach JE. Pediatr Dermatol. 2010; 27(3):294-7.

   Photodistributed lichenoid drug eruption secondary to solifenacin Shalders K, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2008 ; 33(3):340-1.

   Malnutrition and a rash: think zinc. Roberts CM, Martin-Clavijo A, Winston AP, Dharmagunawardena B, Gach JE. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2007 ; 32(6):654-7.

   Recurrent postoperative pyoderma gangrenosum complicating pacemaker insertion. Kaur MR, Gach JE, Marshall H, Lewis HM. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2006; 20(4):466-7.

   Three cases of severe Rhus dermatitis in an English primary school. Gach JE, Tucker W, Hill VA. J Eur Acad Dermatol Venereol. 2006; 20(2):212-3.

   Nodal follicular dendritic cell sarcoma of the axilla presenting as cellulitis. Gach JE, Carr RA, Charles-Holmes R. Br J Dermatol. 2006; 154(1):177-8.

   Two families with Greither’s syndrome caused by a keratin 1 mutation. Gach JE, Munro CS, Lane EB, Wilson NJ, Moss C. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005; 53: S225-30.

   Sulfamethoxypyridazine-responsive pemphigoid nodularis: a report of two cases. Gach JE, Wilson NJ, Wojnarowska F, Ilchyshyn A. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2005; 53: :S101-4.

   A series of four cases of allergic contact dermatitis to phthalic anhydride/trimellitic anhydride/glycols copolymer in nail varnish. Gach JE, Stone NM, Finch TM. Contact Dermatitis. 2005; 53(1):63-4.

   Cutaneous miliary pattern in metastasizing thin malignant melanoma. Gach JE, Ahmed I, Ilchyshyn A. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2005; 30(3):296-7.

   Multiple congenital melanocytic naevi presenting with neurofibroma-like lesions complicated by malignant melanoma. Gach JE, Carr RA, Charles-Holmes R, Harris S. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2004; 29(5):473-6.

   Beneficial effects of topical tacrolimus on recalcitrant erosions of pemphigus vulgaris. Gach JE, Ilchyshyn A. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2004; 29(3):271-2.

   Successful treatment of recalcitrant psoriasis with a combination of infliximab and hydroxyurea. Gach JE, Berth-Jones J. J Dermatolog Treat. 2003; 14(4):226-8.

   E. coli cellulitis. Gach JE, Charles-Holmes R, Ghose A. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2002; 27(6):523-5

   Haematoma complicating arterial Doppler studies. Gach JE, Charles-Holmes R. Br J Dermatol. 2002; 146(5):920-1.

   Constitutional pompholyx eczema complicated by secondary lymphoedema. Gach JE, King CM. Acta Derm Venereol. 2001; 81(6):437-8.

   Methotrexate-responsive chronic idiopathic urticaria: a report of two cases. Gach JE, Sabroe RA, Greaves MW, Black AK. Br J Dermatol. 2001; 145(2):340-3. Review.

   Laser treatment of lentiginosis in an Afro-Caribbean. Gach JE, James MP. J R Soc Med. 2001; 94(5):240-1.

   Acne of the scalp-why is it so rare? Gach JE, Humphreys F. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2001; 26(1):101-2.

   Crusted scabies looking like psoriasis. Gach JE, Heagerty A. Lancet. 2000; 356(9230):650.

Non-peer reviewed publications

   Tinea corparis mimicking annular erythema. Sherley-Dale A C, Gach J E. Mims Dermatology 2010; 6: 53.