Quality of life issues in psoriasis.

@article{Choi2003QualityOL,
  title={Quality of life issues in psoriasis.},
  author={J. Choi and J. Koo},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology},
  year={2003},
  volume={49 2 Suppl},
  pages={
          S57-61
        }
}
  • J. Choi, J. Koo
  • Published 2003
  • Medicine
  • Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology
Psoriasis is associated with significant psychosocial morbidity and a decrease in health-related quality of life. It is important to view psoriasis as a serious disease and resist the tendency to underestimate its impact on overall patient well-being. The disability experienced by psoriasis sufferers is comparable to that of patients with other chronic illnesses such as heart disease, diabetes, cancer, and depression. Aggressive intervention is warranted in order to improve patient quality of… Expand
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