PUVA Photochemotherapy

Known as: PUVA, Psoralen plus Ultraviolet A Light Therapy, Psoralen + UVA Treatment 
Phototherapy that combines the use of psoralen with UVA light as a treatment for various skin conditions.

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1950-2017
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Of the 131 studies on monotherapy or combination therapy assessed, 56 studies on the different forms of phototherapy fulfilled… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
High mobility group protein B1 (HMGB1) is a multifunctional protein with roles in chromatin structure, transcriptional regulation… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND Although PUVA treatment of psoriasis is more effective than conventional or broad-band UVB phototherapy, two small… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
OBJECTIVE This study tests the hypothesis that stress reduction methods based on mindfulness meditation can positively influence… (More)
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1998
1998
BACKGROUND Psoralen-UVA (PUVA) photochemotherapy is widely used for the treatment of psoriasis despite concerns of skin… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BACKGROUND Photochemotherapy with oral methoxsalen (psoralen) and ultraviolet A radiation (PUVA) is an effective treatment for… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
OBJECTIVE To compare the efficacy and safety of 2 treatment modalities, topical psoralen plus UV-A (PUVA) with unsubstituted… (More)
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1995
1995
BACKGROUND Mycosis fungoides (MF) is a non-Hodgkin's T-cell lymphoma of the skin that often begins as limited patches and plaques… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
BACKGROUND Common treatments used for severe psoriasis include psoralen and ultraviolet A radiation (PUVA), methotrexate… (More)
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1990
1990
The therapeutic effectiveness of a new fluorescent lamp, Philips TL-01, which emits a narrow peak around 311-312 nm, was compared… (More)
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