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Dermal fillers Help patients put their best face forward

Czerkasij, Victor AS, BA, MA, MSN, APRN-BC, FNP-C

doi: 10.1097/01.NPR.0000388207.23981.02

Injectable dermal fillers offer the advantage of quick, relatively inexpensive, and increasingly longer-lasting results for facial wrinkles and deeper folds. NPs need to understand the differences between the types of fillers and their use as many supportive scope-of-practice bylaws allow NPs to perform these injections.

Victor Czerkasij is a clinical instructor at Vanderbilt University, associate lecturer at Fitzgerald Health Education Associates, and a dermatology nurse practitioner.

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