Weight reduction alone may not be sufficient to maintain disease remission in obese patients with psoriasis: a randomized, investigator-blinded study.


BACKGROUND The relative risk of psoriasis and its severity are directly related to the body mass index. OBJECTIVE To investigate the effects of a hypoenergetic diet to maintain disease remission in obese patients. METHODS A questionnaire was administered to 200 patients with moderate-to-severe chronic plaque psoriasis asking whether diet could influence… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000335566


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