European Journal of Dermatology


The effects of hair loss in European men: a survey in four countries Volume 10, numéro 2, March 2000

Department of Epidemiology, Merck Research Laboratories, BL 1-7, 10 Sentry Parkway, Blue Bell, PA 19422, USA. rhodes@merck.com
  • Page(s) : 122-7
  • Année de parution : 2000

Background Androgenetic alopecia, or male pattern hair loss (MPHL), is a common condition that has been reported to affect 29-40% of men between 18 and 59 years of age [1-3]. Despite the accepted psychological effects of MPHL, few studies have been conducted to investigate and quantify this relationship. Of those which have been reported [4-6] most have relied on selected samples of men seeking medical attention for their hair loss and may [...]