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Sleep disturbance in psoriasis leads to psychological and physical predictors

Sleep disturbance in psoriasis leads to psychological and physical predictors

Sleep complaints among individuals with psoriasis warrant greater clinical attention, as they have a greater chance for developing obstructive sleep apnea.

Psoriasis patients have an increased risk of alcohol-related mortality

Patients with psoriasis have a greater risk of mortality due to alcohol-related causes, including alcoholic liver disease, fibrosis and cirrhosis of the liver, and mental and behavioral disorders.

Secukinumab well-tolerated in patients with scalp psoriasis

This study shows that more than 50% of patients can expect a 90% or greater improvement in scalp psoriasis within 12 weeks.

Opinion

What is it about dialysis that improves psoriasis?

Go gluten-free for psoriasis?


Anyone who decides to eliminate gluten from his or her diet should first consult a dietitian for guidance.

Gluten-free diet or vitamin D supplementation for psoriasis?

Would it be beneficial to give suprapharmacologic doses of vitamin D3 in cases of severe psoriasis?

Features

Current and emerging medications for psoriasis

Current and emerging medications for psoriasis

A number of therapeutic options exist for patients with psoriasis, including phototherapy and systemic and biologic agents.

Multiple dermatologic rashes complicate psoriasis diagnosis

Multiple dermatologic rashes complicate psoriasis diagnosis

The dermatitis patient can be extremely complex in their presentation, as well as have multiple dermatoses complicating the diagnosis.

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