Acne Quality of Life Questionnaire (Acne-QoL)



To assess the health-related quality of life of individuals with facial acne

Targeted Population

  • Acne Vulgaris

Copyright holder

Merck & Co., Inc., Rahway, NJ, USA


Original Language(s)

  • English for the USA

List of Translations


  • Spanish for the USA
  • French for Canada


French: generic version for France and Canada

Conditions of use

License agreement needed

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Martin AR, Lookingbill DP, Botek A, Light J, Thiboutot D, Girman CJ. Health-related quality of life among patients with facial acne -- assessment of a new acne-specific questionnaire. Clin Exp Dermatol. 2001 Jul;26(5):380-5

Girman CJ, Hartmaier S, Thiboutot D, Johnson J, Barber B, DeMuro-Mercon C, Waldstreicher J. Evaluating health-related quality of life in patients with facial acne: development of a self-administered questionnaire for clinical trials. Qual Life Res. 1996 Oct;5(5):481-90

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