Phototherapy Treatment Protocols for Psoriasis & other Phototherapy-Responsive Dermatoses
M Zanolli, S Feldman, 2nd edition, illus., hardcover, 192 pp, 2005. * Covers new treatment modalities that have emerged since the publication of the first edition * Explains technically detailed material in a quick reference format for the practicing dermatologist * Contains examples of patient consent . . . More details
2nd edition, illus., hardcover, 192 pp, 2005.
- Covers new treatment modalities that have emerged since the publication of the first edition
- Explains technically detailed material in a quick reference format for the practicing dermatologist
- Contains examples of patient consent forms, educational handouts, treatment management forms, and other valuable information sheets
- Presents reliable office protocols for ultraviolet light therapy
It contains examples of patient education handouts, consent forms, laboratory flow sheets, forms for insurance companies, tools for the quantitative measurement of psoriasis severity, and more.
The appendices cover skin type, histopathologic evolution of the psoriatic lesion, differential diagnosis, agents that may cause photosensitivity, equipment, letters for home UVB unit, and ultraviolet light treatment in other conditions.
The new edition covers modifications to the standard protocols developed at Wake Forest University Medical Center and the Vanderbilt Phototherapy Treatment Center, new sections on laser therapy for psoriasis and vitiligo, and new material on localized UVB treatments.