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Psoriasis

Helen Cloote Clinical Specialist Nurse in Dermatology, Benenden Hospital, Kent

Patients with psoriasis can find the psychological impact of the disease as debilitating as the physical symptoms. Helen Cloote describes the different types of psoriasis and the treatment methods available and emphasises the important role of the nurse in helping patients to come to terms with this condition.

Nursing Standard. 14, 45,47-52. doi: 10.7748/ns2000.07.14.45.47.c2883

Published in print: 26 July 2000