Conventional vs. daylight methyl aminolevulinate photodynamic therapy for actinic keratosis of the face and scalp: an intra-patient, prospective, comparison study in Italy.

INTRODUCTION Daylight photodynamic therapy (DL-PDT) with methyl aminolevulinate (MAL) is a simplified PDT procedure that was recently shown in a few trials to be effective for grade I actinic keratosis (AK), with improved tolerability and reduced time of clinical attendance as compared to conventional PDT (c-PDT). OBJECTIVE To evaluate the efficacy and… CONTINUE READING