Topical 8-methoxypsoralen increases the efficacy of narrowband ultraviolet B in psoriasis


SEÇKİN GENÇOSMANOĞLU D. , Usta I., Yazici Z., Senol A.

PHOTODERMATOLOGY PHOTOIMMUNOLOGY & PHOTOMEDICINE, vol.25, no.5, pp.237-241, 2009 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 25 Issue: 5
  • Publication Date: 2009
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/j.1600-0781.2009.00447.x
  • Title of Journal : PHOTODERMATOLOGY PHOTOIMMUNOLOGY & PHOTOMEDICINE
  • Page Numbers: pp.237-241

Abstract

Background: A combination of oral psoralen with narrowband ultraviolet B (UVB), defined as 'psoralen-narrowband UVB', was shown to have a superior efficacy than UVB alone and even a comparable efficacy to psoralen and ultraviolet A in psoriasis.