Chapter 16. Papulopustular Rosacea

  1. Hywel Williams MSC, PhD, FRCP Professor Dermato-Epidemiology Co-ordinating Editor
  1. Alfredo Rebora MD Professor Emeritus

Published Online: 14 JAN 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300161.ch16

Evidence-Based Dermatology, Second Edition

Evidence-Based Dermatology, Second Edition

How to Cite

Rebora, A. (2008) Papulopustular Rosacea, in Evidence-Based Dermatology, Second Edition (ed H. Williams), Blackwell Publishing Ltd., Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300161.ch16

Editor Information

  1. Centre of Evidence-Based Dermatology, Nottingham University Hospital NHS Trust, Queen's Medical Centre, Nottingham, UK

Author Information

  1. Department of Endrocrinological and Metabolic Sciences, University of Genoa, Italy

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2009
  2. Published Print: 11 APR 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405145183

Online ISBN: 9781444300161



  • papulopustular rosacea;
  • subantimicrobial-dose doxycycline;
  • topical drugs and systemic adverse effects;
  • isotretinoin in rosacea;
  • Cochrane review on cutaneous and ocular rosacea;
  • systemic treatment effects;
  • rosacea-related quality-of-life instrument measurement


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Questions

  • References