Author | Ilya Petrou, M.D.

Articles

Artificial intelligence algorithm effectively evaluates acne severity

August 10, 2020

The implementation of artificial intelligence technology in the long-term management and follow-up of acne patients may help to improve patient treatment outcomes.

Topical minocycline foam safe, well-tolerated

July 28, 2020

A topical minocycline foam application appears effective and was well-tolerated by patients with moderate-to-severe papulopustular rosacea.

Skin microbiome altered in some rosacea subtypes

July 21, 2020

A recent study aimed to elucidate the association between variations in the skin’s microbiome and the development of rosacea symptoms.

A ‘biomarker’ of psychiatric adverse effects with isotretinoin?

July 17, 2020

While recognizing that a patient’s mental health generally improves with isotretinoin use due to improvement in acne symptoms, clinicians may consider screening for insomnia during the course of treatment, as it may be an indicator for vulnerability to side effects, researchers say.