Psoriasis

Study: Lifestyle Behaviors Linked With Psoriasis Development
May 19, 2022

Lifestyle behaviors, such as body mass index and smoking, were shown to have a stronger association with psoriasis, regardless of genetic risk.

Study: Overlapping Comorbidity Risks Found in Psoriasis and Palmoplantar Pustulosis
May 19, 2022

The risks of certain comorbid conditions varied between the 2 groups of patients.

Pointers with Dr Portela: Between Two Derms Podcast
May 18, 2022

In this week’s Pointers with Dr Portela, the 208SkinDoc hosts a podcast called, “Between Two Derms.” This week he covers cases in the clinic, psoriasis at the Met Gala and more.

Bimekizumab Fails FDA Pre-Approval Inspection
May 16, 2022

UCB announced the FDA issued a CRL that stated that the FDA cannot approve the BLA in its current form.

Pediatric Dermatology: Psoriasis, Acne, and Special Cases
April 24, 2022

In the world of pediatric dermatology, many skin conditions can have parents concerned about their children’s condition. Lisa Swanson, MD, explains how to better address their questions at the 3rd Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium.

What’s Hot: Drug Pipeline, Mounting Specialty Demand
April 24, 2022

At the opening session of the Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Annual Symposium, Kathleen Haycraft, DNP, FNP-BC, DCNP, FAANP, delved into the revolutionary and evolutionary advances shaping dermatology in 2022.

NP Review: Clinical Implications of Psoriasis
April 23, 2022

In this video interview, Andrew Blauvelt, MD, MBA, dermatologist and clinical researcher at the Oregon Medical Research Center, highlights his key takeaways from his presentation at the Annual Society of Dermatology Nurse Practitioners Symposium, held April 22-23, in Nashville, Tennessee.

Enrollment in ARRECTOR Pivotal Phase 3 Trial Completed
April 21, 2022

Arcutis Biotherapeutics announced news of its topical roflumilast foam’s trial on safety and efficacy of treatment in scalp and body psoriasis.

Greater EAT-V May Predict Adverse Cardiovascular Risk in Men with Severe Psoriasis
April 18, 2022

A recent study showed that men with psoriasis have larger EAT-V than those without the skin disease.

Patients with Skin Diseases Show Increased Interest in Medical Cannabis
April 18, 2022

As innovation in dermatology continues, so do questions on the efficacy of cannabinoid use for psoriasis, among other skin diseases.