In the first 2 of a series of 6 new guidelines to be released this year, the American Academy of Dermatology and National Psoriasis Foundation address biologic use and comorbidities in the treatment of psoriasis.
Wednesday, December 20, 2017
Although previous studies have shown an association between psoriasis and insulin resistance characteristic for type 2 diabetes, little is currently known about how this condition affects the clinical course of type 1 diabetes.
Friday, December 15, 2017
Health care utilization in the United States often differs by race and ethnicity. However, less data currently exists about whether health care utilization for skin diseases in particular differs by race.
Friday, December 8, 2017
Skin conditions such as psoriasis occur more often in individuals who are overweight or obese compared with people who are healthy. In a recent study, researchers aimed to determine whether the severity of psoriasis is affected by body mass index.
Thursday, December 7, 2017
Medication nonadherence often disrupts the therapeutic benefit of psoriasis treatment. In a recent study, researchers evaluated potential barriers to treatment adherence in patients with psoriasis.