Rethinking Acne Therapy

October 1, 2003

National Report - In the past 25 years, numerous clinical studies have been conducted on acne. Many topical and systemic drugs have been developed as a result of that research. Although dermatologists haven't been short of treatment options, they have been lacking updated guidelines about recent advances in therapy. In fact, the American Academy of Dermatology (AAD) issued the last guidelines on acne treatment in 1990.