Found 870 articles for: "acne"
August 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 8 | Original Article | 810 | Copyright © August 2007
Topical therapies are effective in managing acne vulgaris but are associated with local adverse effects such as irritation and dryness. This 4-week pilot study compared skin hydration in 36 healthy a...
A Comparative Review of the Efficacy and Tolerability of Retinoid-Containing Combination Regimens for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris
June 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 625 | Copyright © June 2007
Many physicians regularly prescribe combination therapy involving a retinoid for their acne patients. The most common retinoid-containing regimens include either oral antibiotics or topical benzoyl p...
Study Results of Benzoyl Peroxide 5%/Clindamycin 1% Topical Gel, Adapalene 0.1% Gel and Use in Combination for Acne Vulgaris
June 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 616 | Copyright © June 2007
Combination therapy is the standard of care in the management of acne vulgaris. It is essential to treat as many aspects of acne pathogenesis as possible. Due to increasing insensitivity of Propi...
Clinical Safety and Efficacy Studies of a Novel Formulation Combining 1.2% Clindamycin Phosphate and 0.025% Tretinoin and for the Treatment of Acne Vulgaris
June 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 607 | Copyright © June 2007
Clindamycin phosphate 1.2% and tretinoin 0.025% gel (CLIN/RA gel [ZIANA™ Gel]) is a novel topical combination agent approved by the FDA for the treatment of acne vulgaris in patients 12 years of ag...
June 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 597 | Copyright © June 2007
Data is very limited on the demographics, epidemiology, grading, and management of truncal acne vulgaris. In this study completed in 5 cities across the US, 696 patients were assessed to evaluate the...
June 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 589 | Copyright © June 2007
Acne vulgaris can be easy to diagnose yet difficult to evaluate and manage, especially when it presents in infancy and childhood. The differential diagnosis of acne varies by age and, in some cases, ...
June 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 6 | Original Article | 582 | Copyright © June 2007
The genome of Propionibacterium acnes, the microbe presumed to be at least partially etiologic for the development of acne, has recently been decoded. The genome supports long-standing concepts regar...
Treatment of Moderate to Severe Inflammatory Acne Vulgaris: Photodynamic Therapy with 5-Aminolevulinic Acid and a Novel Advanced Fluorescence Technology Pulsed Light Source
March 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 3 | Original Article | 319 | Copyright © March 2007
The use of photodynamic therapy (PDT) with 20% 5-aminolevulinic acid (ALA) for the treatment of acne vulgaris has been explored. This study evaluates the safety and efficacy of a new Advanced Fluores...
February 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 2 | Original Article | 148 | Copyright © February 2007
Information is limited on the management of truncal acne vulgaris. Survey results suggest that most dermatologists commonly prescribe oral antibiotic therapy when treating acne involving the chest an...
January 2007 | Volume 6 | Issue 1 | Case Reports | 74 | Copyright © January 2007
Problem: Surgical therapy of moderate or severe acne scars in African-Americans, Hispanics, and other individuals with darkly pigmented skin. Challenges: Dyspigmentation in more darkly complected in...