Numerous treatments exist for the management of acne - from over-the-counter products to prescriptions. Join host, Geoff Wall, as he evaluates a new treatment modality - lasers.
Prescription medications, like isotretinoin, are effective for acne but have significant adverse effects. Laser therapy may be just as efficacious with fewer adverse effects - and treat scarring
Geoff Wall, PharmD, BCPS, FCCP, BCGP
Professor of Pharmacy Practice, Drake University
Internal Medicine/Critical Care, UnityPoint Health
Brunk D. 1,726-nm Lasers Poised to Revolutionize Acne Treatment, Expert Predicts.
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Upon successful completion of this knowledge-based activity, participants should be able to:
1. Discuss the adverse effects of laser treatment for acne
2. Describe the efficacy rates of laser therapy for the treatment of severe acne and acne scarring
0.05 CEU/0.5 Hr
Initial release date: 8/7/2023
Expiration date: 8/7/2024
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