Acne Update: A Review of New Guidelines, Treatment Advances, and Drugs in the Pipeline
April 25, 2016
Joshua Zeichner, MD, FAAD, Linda Stein Gold, MD
Linda Stein Gold, MD talks to DermTube Journal Club Host Joshua Zeichner, MD about the new acne treatment guidelines recently published in the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. She discusses the process of developing the guidelines and highlights some of what's new, such as new, limited evidence about the role of a patient's diet in acne. In addition, she reviews new topicals and how fixed combination drugs help increase efficacy and compliance, as well as new drugs on the horizon that may be able to reduce sebum.