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Research Letter
April 2018

Health-Related Quality of Life in Patients With Frontal Fibrosing Alopecia

Author Affiliations
  • 1Dermatology Department, Ramon y Cajal University Hospital, Madrid, Spain
  • 2Department of Medicina and Medical Specialties, University of Alcalá, Alcalá de Henares, Madrid, Spain
JAMA Dermatol. 2018;154(4):479-480. doi:10.1001/jamadermatol.2017.6330

Alopecia has a negative association with health-related quality of life (HRQOL).1,2 To our knowledge, there are no large studies focusing on HRQOL in patients with frontal fibrosing alopecia (FFA). The aim of our study was to describe the association between HRQOL, psychological distress, and perception of disease in a large series of patients with FFA.