3rd Edition

Mild to Moderate Psoriasis




ISBN 9781482215083
Published March 18, 2014 by CRC Press
233 Pages 20 Color & 29 B/W Illustrations

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Book Description

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

Introduction
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
Tazarotene
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

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Biography

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