Combined topical calcipotriene ointment 0.005% and various systemic therapies in the treatment of plaque-type psoriasis vulgaris: review of the literature and results of a survey sent to 100 dermatologists.

@article{Katz1997CombinedTC,
  title={Combined topical calcipotriene ointment 0.005% and various systemic therapies in the treatment of plaque-type psoriasis vulgaris: review of the literature and results of a survey sent to 100 dermatologists.},
  author={H. Irving Katz},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={1997},
  volume={37 3 Pt 2},
  pages={S62-8}
}
  • H. Irving Katz
  • Published 1997 in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
BACKGROUND Plaque-type psoriasis may at times require systemic therapy. There are limited data as to whether topical calcipotriene ointment 0.005% can be used to increase the efficacy and improve the risk/benefit ratio of concurrent systemic antipsoriatic therapy. OBJECTIVE We attempt to answer this question by means of a literature review and results of… CONTINUE READING