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Mild to Moderate Psoriasis

3rd Edition

Edited by John Y. M. Koo, Ethan C. Levin, Argentina Leon, Jashin J. Wu, Mark G. Lebwohl

CRC Press

233 pages | 20 Color Illus. | 29 B/W Illus.

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Using a practical and problem-focused approach, this updated, full-color Third Edition of Mild-to-Moderate Psoriasis equips dermatologists, internists, family practitioners, and residents with a state-of-the-art guide to the clinical management of mild-to-moderate psoriasis.Written by an international team of key opinion leaders, this resource explores new developments in treatments for the condition and provides clinicians with up-to-date strategies for optimal patient management.

Table of Contents


Mark G. Lebwohl

General Approach to Psoriasis Treatment

Laura F. Sandoval and Steven R. Feldman

Section I: Topical Therapy

General Guidelines for Administration of Topical Agents

Shannon Famenini, Eric Y. Sako, and Jashin J. Wu

Topical Corticosteroids

Laura F. Sandoval and Steven R. Feldman

Vitamin D3 Analogs

Argentina Leon, Chai Sue Lee, and John Y. M. Koo

Fixed-Dose Corticosteroid and Calcipotriene Combination Therapy

Ethan C. Levin and John Y. M. Koo


Monica Huynh, Chai Sue Lee, and John Y. M. Koo

Topical Calcineurin Inhibitors

Mark G. Lebwohl and Chrystal A. Landry

Coal Tar, Anthralin, Salicylic Acid, and Lactic Acid

Sarah Fitzmaurice and John Y. M. Koo

Topical Sequential Therapy

Rishu Gupta and John Y. M. Koo

Section II: Phototherapy

Phototherapy and Laser

Mio Nakamura, Holly A. Kerr, and Iltefat Hamzavi

Section III: Combination Therapy

Combination Therapy

Maya G. Debbaneh and Alic e B. Gottli eb

Section IV: Special Considerations

Palmoplantar Psoriasis

Daniel C. Butler and April Armstrong

Scalp Psoriasis

Peter C. M. van de Kerkhof, Marloes M. Kl einpenning, and Ri anne M. J. P. Gerrits en

Inverse Psoriasis

Lara Wi ne-Lee, Robert A. Lee, and Abby S. Van Voorhees

Psoriasis of the Nails

Ashley A. Keyes, Richard K. Scher, Gabriele B. Poindexter, and Maithily A. Nendedkar-Thomas

Dietary Therapy for Psoriasis: Protein-Restricted Diets

Whitney A. Fi k, Ethan C. Levin, Judith Hong, and John Y. M. Koo

About the Editors

Koo\, John; Levin\, Ethan; Leon\, Argentina; Wu\, Jashin; Lebwohl\, Mark

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
MEDICAL / General
MEDICAL / Dermatology
MEDICAL / Family & General Practice