Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: Section 5. Guidelines of care for the treatment of psoriasis with phototherapy and photochemotherapy.

@article{Menter2010GuidelinesOC,
  title={Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis: Section 5. Guidelines of care for the treatment of psoriasis with phototherapy and photochemotherapy.},
  author={A. Menter and N. Korman and C. Elmets and S. Feldman and J. Gelfand and K. Gordon and A. Gottlieb and J. Koo and M. Lebwohl and H. Lim and A. V. Van Voorhees and K. Beutner and R. Bhushan},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={2010},
  volume={62 1},
  pages={
          114-35
        }
}
Psoriasis is a common, chronic, inflammatory, multisystem disease with predominantly skin and joint manifestations affecting approximately 2% of the population. In this fifth of 6 sections of the guidelines of care for psoriasis, we discuss the use of ultraviolet (UV) light therapy for the treatment of patients with psoriasis. Treatment should be tailored to meet individual patients' needs. We will discuss in detail the efficacy and safety as well as offer recommendations for the use of… Expand
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