Symposium at the World Congress of Dermatology Paris, July, 2002
Ch.C. Zouboulis, Berlin M.I. Herane, Santiago de Chile D.Thiboutot, Hershey, Pa.
24 figures, 16 in color, and 18 tables, 2003
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Editors: Christos C. Zouboulis Department of Dermatology University Medical Center BenjaminFranklin The Free University of Berlin Fabeckstrasse 60–62 14195 Berlin (Germany) Tel. 49-30-84456910 Fax 49-30-84456908 E-mail email@example.com Department of Dermatology West Unit University of Chile Hospital San Juan de Dios Guardia Vieja 255 of. 901 Providencia, Santiago (Chile) Tel. 56-2-3310449 Fax 56-2-3310450 E-mail firstname.lastname@example.org Department of Dermatology Milton Hershey MedicalCenter Pennsylvania State University P.O. Box 850 Hershey, PA 17033 (USA) Tel. 1-717-531-8307 Fax 1-171-531-4821 E-mail email@example.com
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4 Editorial: Current and Future Aspects on Acne Zouboulis, Ch.C. (Berlin); Herane, M.I. (Santiago); Thiboutot, D. (Hershey, Pa.)
5 Foreword and Critical Remarks Strauss, J.S. (Iowa City, Iowa)
7 Epidemiology of Acne Dreno, B. (Nantes); Poli, F. (Créteil) 11 Comedogenesis: Some Aetiological, Clinical and Therapeutic Strategies Cunliffe, W.J.; Holland, D.B.;Clark, S.M.; Stables, G.I. (Leeds) 17 New Aspects in Acne Inflammation Toyoda, M.; Morohashi, M. (Toyama) 24 Acne in Infancy and Acne Genetics Herane, M.I. (Santiago); Ando, I. (Kawasaki) 29 Topical Treatment in Acne. Current Status and Future Aspects Gollnick, H.P.M.; Krautheim, A. (Magdeburg) 37 Update and Future of Systemic Acne Treatment Zouboulis, Ch.C. (Berlin); Piquero-Martin, J. (Caracas)54 Propionibacterium acnes Resistance: A Worldwide Problem Eady, E.A. (Leeds); Gloor, M. (Karlsruhe); Leyden, J.J. (Philadelphia, Pa.) 57 Update and Future of Hormonal Therapy in Acne Thiboutot, D. (Hershey, Pa.); Chen, W. (Tainan) 68 Less Common Methods to Treat Acne Kaminsky, A. (Buenos Aires)
74 Author Index 74 Subject Index
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