Development of an Evidence-Based Decision Aid for Acne Treatment


About this study

The purpose of this study is to identify the key elements of the clinical discussion between patients and clinicians regarding acne treatment and to develop an evidence-based decision aid for acne treatment. 

Participation eligibility

Participant eligibility includes age, gender, type and stage of disease, and previous treatments or health concerns. Guidelines differ from study to study, and identify who can or cannot participate. There is no guarantee that every individual who qualifies and wants to participate in a trial will be enrolled. Contact the study team to discuss study eligibility and potential participation.

Inclusion Criteria:


  • ≤ 18 years
  • Appointment for acne


  • Clinicians who meet with patients for acne

PAG Members

  • Adults ≥ 18 years
  • Member of the KER Unit PAG

Exclusion Criteria:


  • Major barriers to providing informed consent (i.e. not present with parent, severe hearing or visual impairment)


  • None

PAG Members

  • None


Participating Mayo Clinic locations

Study statuses change often. Please contact the study team for the most up-to-date information regarding possible participation.

Mayo Clinic Location Status

Rochester, Minn.

Mayo Clinic principal investigator

Megha Tollefson, M.D.

Closed for enrollment

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