Role of depression in quality of life for patients with psoriasis.

@article{Schmitt2007RoleOD,
  title={Role of depression in quality of life for patients with psoriasis.},
  author={Jochen Schmitt and Daniel E. Ford},
  journal={Dermatology},
  year={2007},
  volume={215 1},
  pages={17-27}
}
BACKGROUND It has been proposed that depression plays a role in how psoriasis affects quality of life. However, primary data are limited. OBJECTIVE To investigate the role depression plays in how patients experience psoriasis. METHODS Cross-sectional study conducted between January and May 2005. Recruitment of 265 adults with prevalent psoriasis through Internet advertisements. Standardized assessment of depressive symptoms, health-related quality of life (HRQL), illness-related stress, and… CONTINUE READING

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