Seborrheic Dermatitis: A clinical practice snapshotSchmidt, Jennifer A. BSN, RNThe Nurse Practitioner: August 2011 - Volume 36 - Issue 8 - p 32–37 doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000399717.56736.1e Department: DERMATOLOGY Abstract Author Information Seborrheic dermatitis is a chronic, recurring skin disorder that has no cure.Current clinical research has implicated Malassezia yeast in the etiology. Using a clear, concise clinical picture and a thorough patient history, even the novice NP can formulate an effective treatment plan. Jennifer A. Schmidt is a nurse at Dermassociates, Ltd., in Belleville, Ill. The author has disclosed that she has no financial relationship related to this article. © 2011 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.