Quality of life in women with female pattern hair loss and the impact of topical minoxidil treatment on quality of life in these patients

@inproceedings{Zhuang2013QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life in women with female pattern hair loss and the impact of topical minoxidil treatment on quality of life in these patients},
  author={Xiao-Sheng Zhuang and You-You Zheng and Jiajia Xu and Wei-xin Fan},
  booktitle={Experimental and therapeutic medicine},
  year={2013}
}
Female pattern hair loss (FPHL) is the most common hair loss disorder in women and it may impact on the psychological and social activities of patients, thereby reducing their quality of life (QoL). Topical minoxidil has been shown to be effective and safe in the treatment of patients with FPHL. The aim of this study was to assess the QoL of patients with FPHL and investigate whether topical minoxidil solution treatment improves the QoL of these patients. In this study, we enrolled 125 female… CONTINUE READING

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