Clinical considerations in the treatment of acne vulgaris and other inflammatory skin disorders: a status report.


This article reviews the anti-inflammatory and nonantimicrobial effects of antibiotics in acne and other diseases and examines issues relating to the emergence of decreased bacterial sensitivity to antibiotics and how these issues relate to clinical practice. It includes an overview of the inflammatory activities of some antibiotic agents and their… (More)
DOI: 10.1016/j.det.2008.07.008