Efficacy of topical ivermectin and impact on quality of life in patients with papulopustular rosacea: A systematic review and meta‐analysis

@article{HuseinElAhmed2019EfficacyOT,
  title={Efficacy of topical ivermectin and impact on quality of life in patients with papulopustular rosacea: A systematic review and meta‐analysis},
  author={Husein Husein-ElAhmed and Martin Steinhoff},
  journal={Dermatologic Therapy},
  year={2019},
  volume={33}
}
Rosacea is a chronic dermatosis which affects negatively patients' quality of life (QoL). There is shortage of high‐quality evidence comparing the efficacy of ivermectin cream (IVM) 1% with other available topical choices. Besides, the well‐documented impaired of self‐esteem and stigmatization of rosacea patients make essential to address which treatment provides the greatest psychological and social benefit. Our objective is to critically review and appraise the efficacy of IVM 1% in PPR and… Expand
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