Current and Emerging Systemic Treatment Strategies for Psoriasis

  title={Current and Emerging Systemic Treatment Strategies for Psoriasis},
  author={Philip Matthew Laws and Dr Helen S. Young},
Psoriasis is a common chronic inflammatory disease of the skin that has a significant impact on quality of life. A small number of systemic therapies are well established in psoriasis management. These have immunosuppressive and/or anti-proliferative effects on the skin and immune system. As understanding of the pathogenesis of psoriasis has advanced over the last 2 decades, there has been clearer appreciation of the genetic, cellular and immunological components of disease expression, which… CONTINUE READING