Quality of Life Assessed Using Skindex-16 Scores Among Patients With Acne Receiving Isotretinoin Treatment

Case series (n=57) suggests patients on isotretinoin achieve > 50% improvement in quality of life by month 2 (overall scores decreased from 39.4 to 17.5; p< 0.001) and can expect approximately 4-fold to 5-fold improvements from baseline with a full course of isotretinoin.


JAMA Dermatology