Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis, Third Edition
CRC Press – 2008 – 300 pages
Written by experts in the dermatology field, the new Third Edition of Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis discusses the current use of biologics and new pharmacologic and phototherapy treatments for moderate-to-severe psoriasis. With 80 high quality color figures and full color throughout, this stand-alone text emphasizes safe and effective treatments for the psoriasis patient that are perfect for the dermatologist in daily practice.
New to the Third Edition:
'Definitely one of the best choices for learning how to treat psoriasis … Indispensable' Archives of Dermatology (of the second edition)
1. An Overview of Psoriasis. 2. Evaluating Psoriasis in Patients. 3. Topical Agents in the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis. 4. The Art and Practice of UVB Phototherapy and Laser for the Treatment of Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis. 5. Systemic and Topical PUVA Therapy. 6. Therapy of Moderate-to-Severe Psoriasis with Methotrexate. 7. Systemic Retinoids. 8. Cyclosporine in the Treatment of Severe Psoriasis. 9. Combination, Rotational, and Sequential Therapy. 10. Pediatric Psoriasis. 11. Psoriatic Arthritis. 12. Etanercept for Treatment of Psoriasis and Psoriatic Arthritis. 13. Adalimumab in the Treatment of Psoriasis. 14. Infliximab in the Treatment of Psoriasis. 15. Efalizumab in the Treatment of Psoriasis. 16. Alefacept for Treatment of Psoriasis. 17. Ustekinumab and ABT-874. 18. The Immunomodulatory/Immunosuppressive Classification System. 19. Current and Potential Applications of Pharmacogenetics and Pharmacogenomics in the Treatment of Psoriasis.