Category list : Psoriasis
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Zahira Koreja, an advanced nurse practitioner at East Lancashire Hospitals NHS Trust in Blackburn, has won the Psoriasis Nurse of the Year award for 2017.
Inaugural ‘psoriasis nurse of the year’ namedSubscription
Lucy Moorhead, an advanced nurse practitioner at Guys’ and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust, has won the inaugural “psoriasis nurse of the year” award.
Boost in access to new treatments for psoriasisSubscription
A number of new treatment options for patients with psoriasis and related conditions have been recently approved or are nearing approval for us by the NHS in England and Scotland.
“Skin drug shows ‘promising’ results on type 1 diabetes,” reports BBC News.
The assessment and management of psoriasisSubscription
NICE guidance indicates that health professionals should regularly assess people with psoriasis, and know when to refer them on to specialist care
Patients suffering severe plaque psoriasis may be offered the use of ustekinumab if they do not respond to usual therapies, according to final published guidance.
Study backs UVB treatment at home for psoriasisSubscription
A new study claims that patients with psoriasis can be treated with ultraviolet B (UVB) as effectively and safely at home as they can in hospital.
A drug used to treat psoriasis has been suspended by the European Medicines Agency (EMEA) following the deaths of two patients.
New tailored treatments for psoriasis could become a reality after scientists identified several DNA variants linked to the debilitating skin disease.
A skin ointment based on a traditional Chinese medicine is effective in treating plaque-type psoriasis, according to a study.