Body image altered by psoriasis. A study based on individual interviews and a model for body image.

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BACKGROUND Visible psoriasis skin symptoms have a severe psychological impact on quality of life. To improve clinical approaches, methods of assessing these aspects are needed. OBJECTIVES To investigate the influence of psoriasis on patients' body image based on the Body Image Model (BIM). METHODS In-depth semi-structured interviews were conducted… (More)
DOI: 10.3109/09546634.2012.739278

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@article{Khoury2014BodyIA, title={Body image altered by psoriasis. A study based on individual interviews and a model for body image.}, author={Lina R Khoury and Patricia Louise Danielsen and Jette Skiveren}, journal={The Journal of dermatological treatment}, year={2014}, volume={25 1}, pages={2-7} }