Postacne scarring--a quantitative global scarring grading system.

  title={Postacne scarring--a quantitative global scarring grading system.},
  author={Greg J. Goodman and Jennifer A. Baron},
  journal={Journal of cosmetic dermatology},
  volume={5 1},
BACKGROUND There is no global quantitative grading system for assessing the disease load and global severity of disease in a patient with postacne scarring. AIMS The purpose of this article is to provide a quantitative grading system that would allow more objective communication between practitioners of a patient's global disease severity and between investigators, educators, and proceduralists of the efficacy of grade-specific operative interventions or therapies. PATIENTS/METHODS We… CONTINUE READING