Psoriasis & Case Studies

Estimated time to complete session: 75 mins.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Formulate effective treatment plans for patients with different forms of psoriasis using current evidence-based guidelines.
2. Screen patients with psoriasis for co-morbidities such as cardiovascular disease, diabetes, hypertension and/or hyperlipidemia. 
3. Compare mechanisms of treatment for psoriasis, including topical treatments, light therapies and systemic treatments.
4. Develop an individualized treatment plan using shared decision making with consideration for treatment efficacy, cost, and availability.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021

Richard P. Usatine, MD, FAAFP, Chair, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, UT Health-San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas

Available Credit

  • 1.25 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021
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