MSD Dermatology | Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology

Guidelines for management of androgenetic alopecia based on BASP classification–the Asian consensus committee guideline

Activity Type: Journal Based CME

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Target audience

This activity is intended for dermatologists.

Learning Objectives

When you have read this article, you will be better able to:

  1. Summarise the epidemiology of androgenetic alopecia in Asian men and women
  2. Describe the role of education and counselling in the management of androgenetic alopecia
  3. Identify approved and non-approved medical treatments for androgenetic alopecia in Asian men and women
  4. Define the role of non-pharmacological interventions
  5. Use an algorithm to guide management

Faculty

Article Authors
W.S. Lee, Department of Dermatology and Institute of Hair and Cosmetic Medicine, Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Wonju, Korea

H.J. Lee, Department of Dermatology and Institute of Hair and Cosmetic Medicine, Wonju College of Medicine, Yonsei University, Wonju, Korea

G.S. Choi, Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, Inha University, Incheon, Korea

W.K. Cheong, Specialist Skin Clinic (S) Pte Ltd, Singapore

S.K. Chow, Senior Consultant Dermatologist, The Skin Centre, Pantai Hospital, Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia

M.T. Gabriel, Department of Dermatology, Research Institute for Tropical Medicine, Filinvest Corporate City, Alabang, Muntinlupa City, Philippines

K.L. Hau, Perfect Skin Surgery Centre, Queens Road Central, Hong Kong

H. Kang, Department of Dermatology, College of Medicine, The Catholic University of Korea, Seoul, Korea

M.R. Mallari, Department of Dermatology, Head, Hair Unit, St. Luke’s Dermatology Center, Quezon City, Philippines

R.Y. Tsai, Department of Dermatology, Wan Fang Medical Center, Taipei Medical University, Taipei, Taiwan

J. Zhang, Department of Dermatology, Peking University People’s Hospital, Beijing, China

M. Zheng, Dermatology Department, School of Medicine, Second Affiliated Hospital, Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, Zhejiang Province, China


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