Gender and age-based modifications in psoriasis treatments may be needed
A study published online ahead of print found that patients of different genders and age groups have varying priorities when it comes to their psoriasis treatments (Journal of the European Academy of Dermatology and Venereology Nov. 2, 2018). For younger patients, appearance in social situations was a major motivating factor in seeking treatment for psoriasis. For older patients, improved sleep quality was a more important treatment outcome.These different goals need to be considered when creating treatment plans for patients. Watch the healthminute.tv video below to learn more.