Katta R. Glow: The Dermatologist's Guide to a Whole Foods Younger Skin Diet. Houston: MD2B, 2018

Katta R, Desai S. The Successful Match 2017: Rules to Succeed in the Residency Match. Houston: MD2B, 2016

Desai S, Katta R. The Medical School Interview: Winning Strategies from Admissions Faculty: MD2B, 2013

Desai S, Katta R. Success in Medical School: Insider Advice for the Preclinical Years. Houston: MD2B, 2012

Desai S, Katta R. Success on the Wards: 250 Rules to Succeed in Clerkships. Houston: MD2B, 2011

Katta R, Desai S. The Successful Match: 200 Rules to Succeed in the Residency Match. Houston: MD2B, 2009

Desai S, Katta R. 250 Biggest mistakes 3rd-year medical students make and how to avoid them. Houston: MD2B, 2nd ed. 2007




1. Bogle MA, Katta R. Contact Dermatitis. In: Dermatology: a pictorial review. Ali A,

Ed. New York: McGraw Hill, 1st ed. 2007

2. Katta R, Callen J. (2001) Skin Exam in the Older Patient. In TA Teasdale (Series Ed.),

Self-instructional modules in Geriatric medicine: 4th edition CD-ROM. Baylor

College of Medicine and Stanford University Geriatric Education Resources


3. Katta R. Lichen planus. In:  Saunders Manual of Medical Practice. Rakel R, Ed.

Philadelphia: Saunders, 2nd edition.

4. Bogle MA, Katta R, Nelson BR. Contributing editors, section of dermatology. In:

Handbook of Current Diagnosis and Treatment. A Quick Reference for the

General Practitioner. Woolliscroft  JO, Ed. Philadelphia: Current Medicine, Inc, 3rd edition.




1. Scheman A, Katta R. Photographic allergens: an update. Contact Dermatitis


2. Katta R. Occupational hazard. Cortlandt Forum 1999;209-10.

3. Katta R. Taking aim at erythema multiforme.  Postgraduate Medicine 2000;107:87-90.

4. Katta R, Wagner A. Angioma Serpiginosum with extensive cutaneous involvement.

J Am Acad Dermatol 2000;42:384-5.

5. Katta R. What’s causing these scalp nodules? Postgrad Med 2000; 108:115-6.

6. Katta R. Lichen planus. Am Fam Physician 2000;61:3319-24,3327-8.

7. Katta R, Nelson B, Chen D, Roenigk H. Sarcoidosis of the scalp: a case series and

review of the literature. J Am Acad Dermatol 2000;42:690-2.

8. Katta R, Reed J, Wolf J. Cornifying Darier’s Disease. Int J Dermatol 2000;39(11):


9. Katta R. Persistent oral ulcers. Patient Care 2000:137-138.

10. Katta R. Blistering hands. Cortlandt Forum 2000:33-34.

11. Katta R. Painful skin erosions.  Postgraduate Medicine 2001;109:129-30.

12. Katta R, Orengo I. Pigmented preauricular papules.  Am Fam Physician 2001;63:527-


13. Katta R, Bickle K, Hwang L. Pyogenic granuloma arising in port-wine stain during

pregnancy. Br J Dermatol 2001;144:1-3.

14. Pandolfino T, Cotell S, Katta R. Pigmented vulvar macules as a presenting feature of

the Carney complex. Int J Dermatol  2001;40:728-30.

15. Katta R, Scheman A. Occupational dermatology in machinists. Clinics Occupational

and Environmental Medicine. 2001;1:143-154.

16. Orengo I, Katta R, Rosen T. Techniques in the removal of skin lesions. Otolaryngol

Clin North Am. 2002;35:153-70.

17. Katta R. Parvovirus B19: a review. Dermatol Clin 2002;20:333-42.

18. Katta R. Cutaneous sarcoidosis: a dermatologic masquerader. Am Fam Physician


19. Stalkup JR, Orengo IF, Katta R.  Controversies in acral lentiginous melanoma.

Dermatol Surg 2002;28:1051-9.

20. Cotell S, Silverman A, Katta R. What is your diagnosis? Targetoid hemosiderotic

hemangioma. Cutis. 2003 Jul;72(1):24, 51-2.

21. Metry D, Katta R. New and emerging pediatric infections. Dermatol Clin. 2003


22. Scheman A, Katta R. Contact Dermatitis Alternatives 2003. Advances in

Dermatology 2003;19:113-138.

23. Boyer M, Katta R, Markus R. Diltiazem-induced photo distributed

hyperpigmentation. Dermatol Online J. 2003 Dec;9(5):10.

24. Lu R, Katta R. Iatrogenic contact dermatitis due to propylene glycol. J Drugs

in Dermatology 2005;4:98-101.

25. Metz BJ, Katta R. Burow’s advancement flap closure of adjacent defects.

Dermatol Online J. 2005;11:11.

26. Kelaher J, Jogi R, Katta R. Outbreak of rat mite dermatitis in an animal research

facility. Cutis 2005;75:282-286.

27. Katta R, Angel T, Hays T, Ngo T. Giant Merkel cell carcinoma. Accepted, J Am

Acad Dermatol

28. Katta R, Bogle MA, Levy M. Primary cutaneous opportunistic mold infections in a

pediatric population. J Am Acad Dermatol 2005;53:213-9.

29. Katta R, Anusuri V. Serum-sickness-like reaction to cefuroxime: a case report and

review of the literature. J Drugs Dermatol. 2007;6:747-8.

30. Ramineni M, Sonabend M, Katta R. Tender growth on toe. J Fam Pract 2008;57:473-5

31. Scheman A, Jacob S, Zirwas M, Warshaw E, Nedorost S, Katta R, et al. Contact

Allergy: Alternatives for the 2007 North American Contact Dermatitis Group

(NACDG)  screening tray. Dis Mon 2008;54:7-156.

32. Patel A, Katta R. Neomycin. Dermatitis 2008;19(2):E7-8.

33. Katta R. Common misconceptions in contact dermatitis counseling. Dermatol Online

J 2008;14(4): 1.

34. Katta R. Unilateral Nevoid Telangiectasia. Medscape Drugs and Diseases. Updated

September 4, 2015. Available at

35. Mody G, Doherty C, Katta R, Orengo I. Irritant contact dermatitis to plants: a

review. Dermatitis 2009;20:63-78.

36. Aboutalebi A, Katta R. Transfer contact dermatitis caused by rosin use in bowling. Dermatol Online J 2009;15:11.

37. Bi M, Katta R. Mineral makeup and its potential utility in patients with contact

dermatitis. J Am Acad Dermatol 2010;62:519-22.

38. Nedorost S, Warshaw E, Jacob S, Katta R, Zirwas M, Andrew S. Allergic contact dermatitis

caused by durable-press finishes does exist in the    USA. Contact Dermatitis 2010;63:233-4.

39. Rangwala S, Doherty CB, Katta R. Laugier-Hunziker syndrome: a case report and

Review of the literature. Dermatol Online J. 2010:16:9.

40. Scheman S, Jacob S, Katta R, Nedorost S, Warshaw E, Zirwas M, Kruk A. Lip and

Common Dental Care Products: Trends and Alternatives: Data from the American

Contact Alternatives Group (ACAG). J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 2011;4:50-3.

41. Scheman A, Jacob S, Katta R, Nedorost S, Warshaw E, Cha C. Facial Cosmetics:

Trends and Alternatives. Data from the American Contact Alternatives Group

(ACAG). J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 2011;4:25-30.

42. Scheman S, Jacob S, Katta R, Nedorost S, Warshaw E, Zirwas M, Bhinder M.   “Hair

Products: Trends and Alternatives. Data from the American Contact Alternatives

Group (ACAG).” J Clin Aesthet Dermatol 2011;4:42-6.

43. Scheman S, Jacob S, Katta R, Nedorost S, Warshaw E, Zirwas M, Selbo.  “Miscellaneous

Products: Trends and Alternatives in Deodorants, Antiperspirants,

Sunblocks, Shaving Products, Powders, and Wipes: Data from the American Contact

Alternatives Group (ACAG).” J Clin Aesthet Dermatol  2011;4:35-9.

44. Bhuchar S, Katta R, Wolf J. Complementary and alternative medicine in dermatology:

an overview of selected modalities for the practicing dermatologist. Am J Clin

Dermatol. 2012; 13:311-7.

45. Aboutalebi A, Shen A, Katta R, Allen SE. Primary cutaneous infection by

Mycobacterium avium: a case report and literature review. Cutis 2012;89:175-9.

46. Churrimboy S, Katta R. Delayed-onset systemic contact dermatitis. Dermatitis 2013:


47. Quynh-Giao Nguyen, Katta R. Allergic contact dermatitis from baby wipes.

Consultant for Pediatricians. 2013:12;575-576.

48. Schlichte M, Ledbetter L, Katta R. What is causing this man's persistent perianal

dermatitis?  Consultant 2014:54(6);497.

49. Katta R, Schlichte M. Diet and Dermatitis: Food Triggers. J Clin Aesthet Dermatol


50. Katta R, Desai S. Diet and Dermatology: The Role of Dietary Intervention in Skin

Disease.  J Clin Aesthet Dermatol. 2014; 7(7): 46–51.

51. Schlichte M, Katta R. Methylisothiazolinone: An Emergent Allergen in Common

Pediatric Skin Care Products. Derm Res Practice 2014:4. Article ID 132564

52. Nguyen H, Holcomb M, Krishnan B, Katta R. A Novel Case of an Acrochordon

Occurring on the Plantar Foot. J Am Podiatr Med Assoc 2015;105:440-2

53. Vandersall A, Katta R. Systemic contact dermatitis of the eyelids due to cinnamon.

Dermatitis 2015;26:189.

54. Nguyen H, Katta R. Sugar Sag: Glycation and the Role of Diet in Aging Skin. 

Skin Therapy 2015 Nov;20(6)

55. Agwu A, Katta R. Allergic contact dermatitis to hair dye. Consultant 2015;55: 851

56. Katta R, Brown D. Diet and Skin Cancer: The Potential Role of Dietary Antioxidants 

in Non-Melanoma Skin Cancer Prevention. Journal of Skin Cancer 2015;1-10.

57. Schlichte M, Katta R. Diet and Eczema: A Review of Dietary Supplements for the Treatment of Atopic Dermatitis.

Dermatol Pract Concept. 2016 Jul 31;6(3):23-9.

58. Qaseem Y, Katta R. Allergic contact dermatitis to potassium dichromate in leather

gloves and boots. Consultant. 2015;55(6):489-490

59. Nguyen QG, Markus R, Katta R. Diet and acne: an exploratory survey study of patient beliefs.

            Dermatol Pract Concept. 2016 Apr 30;6(2):21-7

60. Weiss E, Markus R, Katta R. Phytophotodermatitis. Consultant 2016;56:763-764.

61. Guo E, Katta R. Diet and hair loss: effects of nutrient deficiency and

Supplementation use. Dermatol Pract Concept 2017;7:1-10.

62. Weiss E, Katta R. Systemic contact dermatitis and low allergen diets. JDNA 2017;9:28-30.

63. Gilmore R, Shan G, Katta R. Allergic contact dermatitis to methylisothiazolinone in hair products: report of a case.

Dermatol Online J 2017;23:12.

64. Kramer MJ, Parsons J, Katta R. Sago palm dermatitis. Accepted, Consultant

65. Weiss E, Katta R. Diet and Rosacea: the role of dietary change in the management

of rosacea. Dermatol Pract Concept 2017;7:31-37

66. Katta R, Kramer MJ. Skin and Diet: An Update on the Role of Dietary Change as a

Treatment Strategy for Skin Disease. Skin Therapy Lett 2018:23:1-5.