Bacteriological resistance in acne: A call to action.


Acne is common in adolescence but is also increasingly seen in adulthood, with about 40% of adults being affected. Topical and systemic oral antibiotics have been used for more than 40 years in the treatment of acne lesions. In the 1970s, evidence of resistance to topical erythromycin and clindamycin was reported and, since then, antibiotic resistance in… (More)
DOI: 10.1684/ejd.2015.2685