Psoriasis Information Center
Sleep complaints among individuals with psoriasis warrant greater clinical attention, as they have a greater chance for developing obstructive sleep apnea.
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.
This study shows that more than 50% of patients can expect a 90% or greater improvement in scalp psoriasis within 12 weeks.
Anyone who decides to eliminate gluten from his or her diet should first consult a dietitian for guidance.
Would it be beneficial to give suprapharmacologic doses of vitamin D3 in cases of severe psoriasis?
A number of therapeutic options exist for patients with psoriasis, including phototherapy and systemic and biologic agents.
The dermatitis patient can be extremely complex in their presentation, as well as have multiple dermatoses complicating the diagnosis.