Volume: August 2020, Issue 2

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Hot Topics at a Glance


Industry News

  • Will telemedicine impact the future of acne care?
  • This is why sarecycline is so effective against acne.

New Medical Research

  • Retrospective analysis of 19 papulopustular rosacea cases treated with oral minocycline and supramolecular salicylic acid 30% chemical peels.
  • Efficacy of high-dose intralesional triamcinolone for hidradenitis suppurativa.
  • Combination of surgery and photodynamic therapy for the treatment of cystic acne of the scalp
  • Enhanced pulsed dye laser for facial rejuvenation.
  • Ablative fractional carbon dioxide laser and autologous platelet-rich plasma in the treatment of atrophic acne scars: A comparative clinico-immuno-histopathological study.
  • Ultrasound-assisted intralesional corticosteroid infiltrations for patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.
  • Irrelevance of Panton-Valentine leukocidin in hidradenitis suppurativa: Results from a pilot, observational study.
  • Botulinum toxin type b for hidradenitis suppurativa: A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled pilot study.
  • In which rosacea patients should Demodex in the eyelashes be investigated?
  • Examining quality of life after treatment with azelaic and pyruvic acid peels in women with acne vulgaris.

Clinical Reviews

  • The effects of green tea on acne vulgaris: A systematic review and meta-analysis of randomized clinical trials.
  • Biochemical and physical actions of hyaluronic acid delivered by intradermal jet-injection route. Vinshtok
  • A strategic review on the involvement of receptors, transcription factors and hormones in acne pathogenesis.
  • Metformin versus the combined oral contraceptive pill for hirsutism, acne, and menstrual pattern in polycystic ovary syndrome.
  • Psychodermatology of acne: Dermatologist's guide to inner side of acne and management approach.
  • Reviewing the Global Burden of acne: how could we improve care to reduce the burden?
  • Effects of diet on acne and its response to treatment.
  • The use of isotretinoin for acne - an update on optimal dosing, surveillance, and adverse effects.
  • Recent advances in understanding and managing acne.
  • Acute inflammatory demodex-induced pustulosis in an immunocompetent patient related to topical steroid use.
  • Isotretinoin and the kidney: Opportunities and threats.

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