High-dose versus medium-dose UVA1 phototherapy for patients with severe generalized atopic dermatitis.

@article{Tzaneva2001HighdoseVM,
  title={High-dose versus medium-dose UVA1 phototherapy for patients with severe generalized atopic dermatitis.},
  author={S Tzaneva and Arno Seeber and Markus Schwaiger and Herbert H{\"o}nigsmann and Adrian Tanew},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={2001},
  volume={45 4},
  pages={503-7}
}
BACKGROUND Several studies have demonstrated the efficacy of UVA1 (340-400 nm) phototherapy for patients with severe atopic dermatitis. However, the optimum treatment dose has yet to be determined. Although in seminal investigations high UVA1 doses were used, comparable results were reported in recent studies with a medium-dose regimen. OBJECTIVE Our purpose was to compare the efficacy of high-dose with medium-dose UVA1 phototherapy for patients with severe generalized atopic dermatitis… CONTINUE READING

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