Prevalence, knowledge, beliefs and psychosocial impact of acne in University students in Central Saudi Arabia.

@article{Robaee2005PrevalenceKB,
  title={Prevalence, knowledge, beliefs and psychosocial impact of acne in University students in Central Saudi Arabia.},
  author={Ahmad Al Robaee A Al Robaee},
  journal={Saudi medical journal},
  year={2005},
  volume={26 12},
  pages={1958-61}
}
OBJECTIVES To describe the prevalence of acne among Qassim University students, and to evaluate the knowledge, beliefs, and its psychosocial impact on them. METHODS We observed 717 students (381 males, and 336 females), at Qassim University Medical clinics during February and March 2005. We interviewed and examined the subjects for the presence of acne. After confirming the diagnosis, we asked the patients several questions about acne, history, knowledge, perceptions, beliefs, and its… CONTINUE READING

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