Acne and Scars is a practical, illustrated guide to the management of acne.
This book includes preventive and curative approaches to treating acne and scars
along with new guidelines on treatment and management.
This book is comprised of thirteen chapters, beginning with the epidemiology, pathogenesis, clinical features and classification of the conditions. Subsequent chapters cover diagnosis and treatment, with the treatment section divided into several different therapies.
These include hormonal, isotretinoin, laser and light based therapies, as well as new modalities and the role of diet in acne.
Further chapters cover acne scars, recent advances, and the psychological impact of acne and scars. Acne and Scars also includes a chapter for case studies, and another for frequently asked questions. With 250 full colour clinical images, this is an ideal book for all dermatologists.
• Practical, illustrated guide to the management of acne
• Includes recent advances, case studies and frequently asked questions
• 250 full colour clinical images
Introduction Epidemiology Pathogenesis Clinical Features and Classification
Diagnostic Evaluation Differential Diagnosis Treatment • Hormonal Therapy
• Isotretinoin Therapy • Laser and light based Therapies •
Newer modalities in treatment • Role of diet in acne Acne scars- evaluation
and management Most recent advances Case studies Impact of acne and acne scars
on day to day life – Psychological impact Frequently asked Questions Summary
Consultant, Department of Dermatology, Medanta -The Medicity, Gurgaon, Haryana, Delhi