Automatic PASI area scoring

  title={Automatic PASI area scoring},
  author={Dani Ihtatho and M. H. Ahmad Fadzil and Azura Mohd Affandi and S. H. Hussein},
  journal={2007 International Conference on Intelligent and Advanced Systems},
Psoriasis is a skin disorder which is caused by genetic fault. There is no cure for psoriasis; however, there are many treatment modalities to help control the disease. To evaluate treatment efficacy, PASI (Psoriasis Area and Severity Index) which is the current gold standard method is used to measure psoriasis severity by evaluating the area, erythema, scaliness and thickness of the plaques. However, the calculation of PASI can be tedious and subjective. There have been many attempts in… CONTINUE READING


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