Position paper--PUVA therapy. American Academy of Dermatology.

@article{Bickers1983PositionPT,
  title={Position paper--PUVA therapy. American Academy of Dermatology.},
  author={David R. Bickers},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={1983},
  volume={8 2},
  pages={265-70}
}
  • David R. Bickers
  • Published 1983 in Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
PUVA, the combination of psoralen (P) and long-wave ultraviolet radiation (UVA), is being used increasingly in the management of psoriasis and several other dermatologic disorders. While the acute toxicity of this modality, which includes erythema and blistering of the skin, can be avoided with careful monitoring of the dosimetry of the administered… CONTINUE READING