UV-based therapy and vitamin D.

  title={UV-based therapy and vitamin D.},
  author={Robert J Sage and Henry W. Lim},
  journal={Dermatologic therapy},
  volume={23 1},
The ultraviolet (UV) light spectrum has long been known to induce biologic effect on the skin. For a large number of cutaneous disorders, phototherapy and photochemotherapy are effective therapeutic options with excellent safety profiles and well-documented side effects. Despite their ease of administration and benefits, phototherapeutic treatment modalities require appropriate space for the equipment, trained staff, and patient education prior to initiating treatment. However, when the initial… CONTINUE READING