Volume: October 2020, Issue 2

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Hot Topics at a Glance


Notable Upcoming Events

  • Discounted Tuition Offer for AARS Members to Acne CME Virtual Event Acne

New Medical Research

  • Efficacy and safety of systemic isotretinoin treatment for moderate to severe acne (insights from the real-life clinical setting).
  • Clinical experience with adalimumab biosimilar Imraldi® in hidradenitis suppurativa.
  • Clinical and demographic features of hidradenitis suppurativa: A multicenter study of 1221 patients with an analysis of risk factors associated with disease severity.
  • Long-term analysis of adalimumab in Japanese patients with moderate to severe hidradenitis suppurativa: Open-label phase 3 results.
  • Rosacea in acne vulgaris patients: Subtype distribution and triggers assessment--a cross-sectional study.
  • Antibiotic susceptibility of cutibacterium acnes strains isolated from israeli acne patients.
  • Brazilian Society of Dermatology consensus on the use of oral isotretinoin in dermatology.
  • Rationale for use of combination therapy in rosacea.
  • Evaluation of skin problems and dermatology life quality index in health care workers who use personal protection measures during COVID-19 pandemic.
  • Correlation between depression, quality of life and clinical severity in patients with hidradenitis suppurativa.

Clinical Rreviews

  • Evidence-based topical treatments (azelaic acid, salicylic acid, nicotinamide, sulfur, zinc, and fruit acid) for acne: An abridged version of a Cochrane systematic review.
  • Metformin therapy for acne in patients with polycystic ovary syndrome: A systematic review and meta-analysis.
  • Aetiology and pathogenesis of hidradenitis suppurativa.
  • Clascoterone: First approval.
  • Psychodermatology of acne: Psychological aspects and effects of acne vulgaris.
  • Acne in the first three decades of life: An update of a disorder with profound implications for all decades of life.
  • Depression, psychiatric comorbidities and psychosocial implications associated with acne vulgaris.
  • A review of advancement on influencing factors of acne: An emphasis on environment characteristics.

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