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Quality of life measurement in acne. Position Paper of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Task Forces on Quality of Life and Patient Oriented Outcomes and Acne, Rosacea and Hidradenitis Suppurativa

Chernyshov, P. V.; Zouboulis, C C; Tomas-Aragones, Lucia; Jemec, G B E; Manolache, L.; Tzellos, T.; Sampogna, Francesca; Evers, A W M; Dessinioti, C. and Marron, Servando E., et al. (2017) In Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology
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Acne causes profound negative psychological and social effects on the quality of life (QoL) of patients. The European Dermatology Forum S3-Guideline for the Treatment of Acne recommended adopting a QoL measure as an integral part of acne management. Because of constantly growing interest in health-related QoL assessment in acne and because of the high impact of acne on patients' lives, the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Task Force on QoL and Patient Oriented Outcomes and the Task Force on Acne, Rosacea and Hidradenitis Suppurativa have documented the QoL instruments that have been used in acne patients, with information on validation, purposes of their usage, description of common limitations and mistakes in their usage... (More)

Acne causes profound negative psychological and social effects on the quality of life (QoL) of patients. The European Dermatology Forum S3-Guideline for the Treatment of Acne recommended adopting a QoL measure as an integral part of acne management. Because of constantly growing interest in health-related QoL assessment in acne and because of the high impact of acne on patients' lives, the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Task Force on QoL and Patient Oriented Outcomes and the Task Force on Acne, Rosacea and Hidradenitis Suppurativa have documented the QoL instruments that have been used in acne patients, with information on validation, purposes of their usage, description of common limitations and mistakes in their usage and overall recommendations.

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  abstract     = {<p>Acne causes profound negative psychological and social effects on the quality of life (QoL) of patients. The European Dermatology Forum S3-Guideline for the Treatment of Acne recommended adopting a QoL measure as an integral part of acne management. Because of constantly growing interest in health-related QoL assessment in acne and because of the high impact of acne on patients' lives, the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Task Force on QoL and Patient Oriented Outcomes and the Task Force on Acne, Rosacea and Hidradenitis Suppurativa have documented the QoL instruments that have been used in acne patients, with information on validation, purposes of their usage, description of common limitations and mistakes in their usage and overall recommendations.</p>},
  author       = {Chernyshov, P. V. and Zouboulis, C C and Tomas-Aragones, Lucia and Jemec, G B E and Manolache, L. and Tzellos, T. and Sampogna, Francesca and Evers, A W M and Dessinioti, C. and Marron, Servando E. and Bettoli, V. and van Cranenburgh, O. D. and Svensson, A. and Liakou, A. I. and Poot, Francoise and Szepietowski, Jacek C. and Salek, M. S. and Finlay, Andrew Y.},
  issn         = {0926-9959},
  keyword      = {Acne,Dermatology,Measurement,Quality of life},
  language     = {eng},
  publisher    = {Elsevier},
  series       = {Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology},
  title        = {Quality of life measurement in acne. Position Paper of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Task Forces on Quality of Life and Patient Oriented Outcomes and Acne, Rosacea and Hidradenitis Suppurativa},
  url          = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/jdv.14585},
  year         = {2017},
}