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Abstracts Published for the Gunnar Lomholt Symposium at IPC 2023 Think Tank

Discover the groundbreaking Gunnar Lomholt Symposium, hosted by the International Psoriasis Council (IPC), celebrating the legacy of dermatology trailblazer Gunnar Lomholt. Explore abstracts of the IPC 2023 Think Tank in Acta Dermato-Venereologica, offering insights into psoriasis research advancements and prospects. Join the virtual symposium on September 8 to explore the world of psoriasis research.

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Recognizing Clinical Gaps in Skin of Color Patients

In this enlightening blog post, Dr. Andrew Alexis, an esteemed Professor of Clinical Dermatology, delves into the intricacies of diagnosing and treating psoriasis in skin of color patients. He highlights the challenges these patients face, the impact on their quality of life, and provides essential treatment recommendations for pigmentary sequelae. Moreover, Dr. Alexis sheds light on the pressing need for inclusive clinical trials to improve psoriasis care in diverse populations. This comprehensive article offers invaluable insights for healthcare providers and patients alike.

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Treatment and Clinical Considerations in the Context of Skin of Color

Discover the latest insights on psoriasis treatment for individuals with skin of color in our comprehensive blog post. Learn about effective topical therapies, phototherapy, and systemic agents for both mild and severe psoriasis cases. Find out the practical implications of treating psoriasis in diverse ethnic groups, including considerations for hypo- or hyper-pigmentation risks. Explore the differences in treatment responses and side effect profiles in non-white patients for oral agents and biologic treatments. Stay informed about advancements in psoriasis treatment for skin of color and future perspectives. Get expert tips to optimize care for patients of all backgrounds.

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The University of Oxford Psoriasis Study Looking for United Kingdom Volunteers

The University of Oxford seeks 2000 psoriasis volunteers for a groundbreaking study exploring the link between the skin condition and arthritis. Led by Professor Laura Coates in collaboration with University College Dublin, the research aims to identify PsA development factors, potentially enabling prevention strategies through drugs or lifestyle changes.

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Focus on Psoriasis: A Report from the 25th World Congress of Dermatology (WCD)

Discover the latest updates on psoriasis from the World Congress of Dermatology (WCD) 2023, hosted in Singapore from July 3–8. Get insights from the International Psoriasis Council’s (IPC) Symposium and WCD’s four psoriasis-focused sessions, covering a total of 21 summaries. Download the comprehensive report or explore the key highlights.

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