Pathogenesis and Treatment of Acne and Rosacea

  • Christos C. Zouboulis
  • Andreas D. Katsambas
  • Albert M. Kligman

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xxviii
  2. The Pilosebaceous Unit

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Vladimir A. Botchkarev, Michael Y. Fessing
      Pages 9-17
    3. Christos C. Zouboulis, Georgios Nikolakis, Clio Dessinioti
      Pages 19-26
    4. Fragkiski Tsatsou, Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 27-31
    5. Apostolos Pappas
      Pages 33-41
    6. Christos C. Zouboulis, Clio Dessinioti
      Pages 43-49
  3. Acne Vulgaris: Epidemiology

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 51-51
    2. Christos C. Zouboulis, Clio Dessinioti, Christina Antoniou
      Pages 53-57
  4. Pathogenesis of Acne: Classical Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 59-59
    2. Ichiro Kurokawa
      Pages 71-76
    3. Christos C. Zouboulis, Evgenia Makrantonaki
      Pages 77-90
    4. Mark D. Farrar, Richard A. Bojar
      Pages 91-96
    5. Guy F. Webster
      Pages 97-101
  5. Pathogenesis of Acne: Modern Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 103-103
    2. Christos C. Zouboulis, Clio Dessinioti
      Pages 105-107
    3. Bodo C. Melnik
      Pages 109-130
    4. WenChieh Chen, Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 131-134
    5. Christos C. Zouboulis, Clio Dessinioti
      Pages 135-141
    6. Ruta Ganceviciene
      Pages 143-150
    7. Hirohiko Akamatsu, Setsuko Nishijima, Yoshiki Miyachi
      Pages 151-153
    8. Kris Honraet, Bart Rossel, Tom Coenye
      Pages 155-159
    9. Dimitrios Rigopoulos, Chrysovalantis Korfitis
      Pages 167-169
    10. István Nagy, Lajos Kemény
      Pages 171-178
    11. Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 179-183
    12. Anja Thielitz, Harald P. M. Gollnick
      Pages 185-188
    13. Qiang Ju, Lonqing Xia
      Pages 189-194
    14. Batya B. Davidovici, Ronni Wolf
      Pages 195-205
  6. Acne: Clinical Aspects

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 207-207
    2. Christos C. Zouboulis, Harald P. M. Gollnick
      Pages 209-211
    3. Andreas D. Katsambas, William J. Cunliffe, Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 213-221
    4. Andreas D. Katsambas, Clio Dessinioti, William J. Cunliffe
      Pages 223-226
    5. Maria Isabel Herane
      Pages 227-234
    6. Clio Dessinioti, Andreas D. Katsambas
      Pages 235-241
    7. Anne W. Lucky, Clio Dessinioti, Andreas D. Katsambas
      Pages 243-249
    8. Jana Stojanova Kazandjieva, Nikolai Konstantinov Tsankov
      Pages 251-257
    9. Christiane Bayerl
      Pages 259-263
    10. Zoe Diana Draelos
      Pages 265-270
    11. Shyam Verma
      Pages 271-275
  7. Prognostic Factors of Acne

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 277-277
    2. Brigitte Dréno
      Pages 279-282
    3. Andreas D. Katsambas, Clio Dessinioti
      Pages 283-289
    4. WenChieh Chen, Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 291-294
    5. Clio Dessinioti, Christos C. Zouboulis
      Pages 295-297
    6. Sang-Woong Youn
      Pages 299-303
    7. Emanuela Camera, Mauro Picardo
      Pages 305-313
  8. Clinical Evaluation of Acne

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 315-315

About this book


This book, written by experts from across the world, provides comprehensive coverage of acne and rosacea, focusing in particular on pathogenesis and treatment but also considering clinical aspects, prognostic factors, and impacts on quality of life. Both standard knowledge and important, clinically relevant insights that have emerged over the past decade are presented with the goal of assisting the reader in understanding these diseases and improving treatment outcome. It is explained how high-level research has recently given rise to a variety of new concepts in etiology and treatment, and emerging trends are also discussed. The book is in a reader-friendly format that highlights core messages with a very practical and clinical focus. Pathogenesis and Treatment of Acne and Rosacea will be an indispensable reference for all physicians who care for patients with acne or rosacea and for scientists working in the field.



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Editors and affiliations

  • Christos C. Zouboulis
    • 1
  • Andreas D. Katsambas
    • 2
  • Albert M. Kligman
    • 3
  1. 1.Departments of Dermatology, Venereology, Allergology, and ImmunologyDessau Medical CenterDessauGermany
  2. 2.Department of DermatologyAndreas Syngros Hospital, University of AthensAthensGreece
  3. 3.Department of DermatologyUniversity of PennsylvaniaPhiladelphiaUSA

Bibliographic information

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  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2014
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-540-69374-1
  • Online ISBN 978-3-540-69375-8
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