Death from psoriasis: representative US data.


OBJECTIVES Psoriasis can be associated with severe, life-threatening exacerbations. We sought to approximate the mortality associated with hospitalizations for psoriasis. MATERIALS AND METHODS We analyzed data from two sources to estimate a death rate associated with psoriasis. RESULTS There were 471 hospital admissions for psoriasis from 1988 to 2001… (More)


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@article{Pearce2006DeathFP, title={Death from psoriasis: representative US data.}, author={Daniel Pearce and Jennifer B Lucas and Ben Wood and John Chen and Rajesh Balkrishnan and Steven R. Feldman}, journal={The Journal of dermatological treatment}, year={2006}, volume={17 5}, pages={302-3} }