PIH usually represents various cutaneous disorders This is due to various preceding disease processes that affect the skin. If the basal cell layer of the epidermis is ruptured the condition becomes severe. PIH can also be seen following treatment with a number of electromagnetic devices such as lasers, light-emitting diodes, and secondary to microdermabrasion.
Peer review refers to the work done during the screening of submitted manuscripts and funding applications. This process encourages authors to meet the accepted standards of their discipline and reduces the dissemination of irrelevant findings, unwarranted claims, unacceptable interpretations, and personal views. Publications that have not undergone peer review are likely to be regarded with suspicion by academic scholars and professionals.
Last date updated on June, 2014