ISBN 9780470657362,Psoriasis: Diagnosis and Management

Psoriasis: Diagnosis and Management



John Wiley & Sons

Publication Year 2014

ISBN 9780470657362

ISBN-10 0470657367


Number of Pages 304 Pages
Language (English)

Electronics & communications engineering

Practical and user-friendly, this is the ideal guide to the diagnosis and treatment of psoriasis, helping you navigate a logical management pathway through a complex maze of possibilities.Psoriasis is a cruel disease that can seriously affect the sufferer's quality and length of life. It is also highly idiosyncratic, with features that vary greatly from patient to patient; this being mirrored in the highly variable response to treatment. It is increasingly recognized that psoriasis is not a discrete disease and that many patients suffer two or three comorbid conditions that can complicate the efforts of doctors treating patients."Psoriasis: Diagnosis and Management "will provide dermatologists of all levels with a practical, well-illustrated approach to fully understanding the disease, including clear, clinical guidance to enable best-practice and effective management of patients.In full color throughout and excellently illustrated, key highlights include: easily understandable description of the psoriasis pathogenesis;a strong emphasis on the clinical features of psoriasis;careful consideration of comorbid conditions as part of the psoriatic spectrum to be managed;coverage of both traditional and contemporary management approaches;plenty of diagnostic algorithms and management protocols to aid the daily practical care of patients.

Brought to you by several of the world's leading authorities on the subject, "Psoriasis: Diagnosis and Management "isan essentialpurchase for the dermatologist.