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Psoriasis

We hope you enjoy and find the information provided in this book useful in your research or practice. We urge that you continue to keep abreast of the new developments in psoriasis and share your knowledge so that we may advance treatment and cures of psoriasis.

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PsoriasisEdited by Jennifer Soung

Published: February 15th 2012

DOI: 10.5772/1492

ISBN: 978-953-307-878-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6743-3

Copyright year: 2012

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66010 Total Chapter Downloads

14 Crossref Citations

12 Web of Science Citations

37 Dimensions Citations

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1. Psoriasis and Stem Cells

By Kaiming Zhang, Guohua Yin, Xinhua Li, Xuping Niu, Ruixia Hou, Ruifeng Liu and Junqin Li

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2. Pathogenesis of Psoriasis: The Role of Pro-Inflammatory Cytokines Produced by Keratinocytes

By Anna Balato, Nicola Balato, Matteo Megna, Maria Schiattarella, Serena Lembo and Fabio Ayala

6437

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3. Wound Repair Studies Reveal New Insights to Psoriasis

By Chee Ren Ivan Lam, Ming Jie Tan, Yan Yih Goh, Mark Boon Yang Tang and Nguan Soon Tan

2346

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4. Psoriatic Skin Models: A Need for the Pharmaceutical Industry

By Jessica Jean, Martha Estrella Garcia-Pérez and Roxane Pouliot

2579

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5. Detecting Psoriasis Arthritis Early in the Disease Course – Why This is Important and How Dermatologists and Rheumatologists Can Successfully Cooperate?

By Peter Härle

2623

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6. Head and Neck Psoriasis

By Sebastiano Bucolo, Valerio Torre, Giuseppe Romano, Carmelo Quattrocchi, Maura Filidoro and Claudio Caldarelli

5136

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7. Metabolic Features in Psoriasis

By Giulia Ganzetti, Anna Campanati, Giulia Liberati and Annamaria Offidani

2924

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8. UVB and Vitamin D in Psoriasis

By A. Osmancevic

4228

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9. Nail Psoriasis

By Eckart Haneke

5386

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10. Psoriasis and Stress – Psoriasis Aspect of Psychoneuroendocrinology

By F.Z. Zangeneh, A. Fazeli and F.S. Shooshtary

2522

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11. Personality in Patients with Psoriasis

By Ramón Martín-Brufau, Jorge C. Ulnik, Carmen Brufau Redondo and Francisco-Javier Corbalán Berná

4513

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12. The Role of Immune Response and the Impact of Biological Drugs in Psoriasis Patients

By Amedeo Amedei and Mario Milco D’Elios

1875

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13. Infliximab Therapy for Plaque Psoriasis: The UCL Experience

By Pierre-Dominique Ghislain

1865

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14. Systemic Cyclosporin in the Treatment of Psoriasis

By Delia Colombo and Antonino Di Pietro

4934

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15. Topical Therapies for Psoriasis

By Amitava Mitra and Ercem Atillasoy

6059

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16. Biotech on the Rise: The Treatment of Psoriasis with Biological Drugs

By Daria Capece, Valeria Iansante, Mariafausta Fischietti, Daniela Verzella, Maria Concetta Fargnoli, Ketty Peris, Roberto Giacomelli, Francesca Zazzeroni and Edoardo Alesse

2642

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17. Food, Nutrition and Diet Therapy in Psoriasis

By Maria Lucia Diniz Araujo, Paulla Suylane Santos Fernandes Costa and Maria Goretti Pessoa de Araujo Burgos

6838

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