Volume: July 2021, Issue 1

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Hot Topics at a Glance


New Medical Research

  • Evaluation of the efficacy and safety of platelet rich plasma injection in treatment of rosacea.
  • Efficacy and safety of non-insulated fractional microneedle radiofrequency for treating difficult-to-treat rosacea: a 48-week, prospective, observational study.
  • Therapeutic effect of a newly isolated lytic bacteriophage against multi-drug-resistant cutibacterium acnes infection in mice.
  • Individualized homeopathic treatment of acne-an analysis of 83 patients.
  • Rapid wound healing and acne scar improvement after ablative fractional carbon dioxide laser treatment combined with the application of platelet-lyophilized treatment (PLT).
  • Tailoring of retinyl palmitate-based ethosomal hydrogel as a novel nanoplatform for acne vulgaris management: Fabrication, optimization, and clinical evaluation employing a split-face comparative study.
  • Ultrasound-guided photodynamic therapy with intralesional methylene blue and a 635 nm light-emitting diode lamp in hidradenitis suppurativa: A retrospective study of 41 patients.
  • Antibacterial susceptibility testing of cutibacterium acnes in acne vulgaris patients.
  • Association of trimethylamine n-oxide (TMAO) with the clinical severity of hidradenitis suppurativa (acne inversa).
  • An open-label study comparing oral zinc to lymecycline in the treatment of acne vulgaris.
  • Comparison of normal saline injection with pneumatic injector to subcision for the treatment of atrophic acne scars.

Clinical Reviews

  • Nanotechnology-based formulations towards the improved topical delivery of anti-acne active ingredients.
  • Effects and safety of acne vulgaris with external application of herbal medicines: A protocol for systematic review and meta analysis.
  • Topical calcineurin inhibitors as a double-edged sword in rosacea: A systematic review.
  • Anti-COVID-19 measurements for hidradenitis suppurativa patients.
  • Exploring patient journeys through acne healthcare: A patient perspective.
  • A review of systemic minocycline side effects and topical minocycline as a safer alternative for treating acne and rosacea.
  • Endocrine disrupting chemicals, hormone receptors, and acne vulgaris: A connecting hypothesis.
  • Quality of life in hidradenitis suppurativa: An update.
  • Acne vulgaris and intake of selected dietary nutrients-a summary of information.
  • Hidradenitis suppurativa in East and Southeast Asian populations: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
  • Long-term clinical outcomes in synovitis, acne, pustulosis, hyperostosis, and osteitis syndrome.

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