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The role of benzoyl peroxide in the management of acne vulgaris

@article{Tucker2007TheRO,
  title={The role of benzoyl peroxide in the management of acne vulgaris},
  author={R. Tucker and S. Walton},
  journal={The Pharmaceutical Journal},
  year={2007},
  volume={279},
  pages={48-53}
}
  • R. Tucker, S. Walton
  • Published 2007
  • Medicine
  • The Pharmaceutical Journal
  • A cne vulgaris is an extremely common and distressing condition that affects over 90 per cent of adolescents between the age of 16 and 18 years. Of these, approximately 15 per cent require medical intervention. Furthermore, research has shown that acne has a negative impact on patients’ quality of life that is comparable to that caused by conditions such as asthma and epilepsy. Although predominately a teenage problem, acne can and does persist into adult life and still affects roughly 1 per… CONTINUE READING
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