Psoriasis A Patient's Guide
An indispensable source of information on psoriasis, a condition which afflicts almost 3% of the population. Highly commended in the Popular Medicine category of the BMA Book Awards 2004.
Psoriasis affects as many as one in 50 adults and is a chronic recurring condition which can strike at any age, cause unpredictable and uncomfortable outbreaks, and interfere with quality of life. Recent breakthroughs in dermatological research have helped improve the quality and efficacy of treatment, as well as our understanding of this complex disease. This invaluable guide provides both sufferers and dermatologists with all the information they need in an accessible, useful format.
Illustrates points with colour photographs, tables and up-to-date figures.
Explores ten case studies and includes an appendix of international resources to aid treatment.