‘On the surface’: a qualitative study of GPs’ and patients’ perspectives on psoriasis

@inproceedings{Nelson2013OnTS,
  title={‘On the surface’: a qualitative study of GPs’ and patients’ perspectives on psoriasis},
  author={Pauline A Nelson and Zo{\"e} Barker and Christopher Griffiths and Lis Cordingley and Carolyn Anne Chew-Graham},
  booktitle={BMC family practice},
  year={2013}
}
BACKGROUND Psoriasis is a chronic, inflammatory skin disease affecting approximately 2% of the UK population and is currently incurable. It produces profound effects on psychological wellbeing and social functioning and has significant associated co-morbidities. The majority of patients with psoriasis are managed in primary care, however in-depth patient and GP perspectives about psoriasis management in this setting are absent from the literature. This article reports an in-depth study which… CONTINUE READING

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