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Oral Apremilast Significantly Improved Nail and Scalp Psoriasis and Health-Related Quality-of-Life Measures in Phase III ESTEEM 1 Study ?>

Oral Apremilast Significantly Improved Nail and Scalp Psoriasis and Health-Related Quality-of-Life Measures in Phase III ESTEEM 1 Study

Oral OTEZLA(R) (apremilast) Data Presented at EADV Show Improved Measures of Health-Related Quality of Life and Work Productivity in Patients with Moderate to Severe Plaque Psoriasis. Apremilast treatment resulted in improved health-related quality of life during 16 weeks of therapy in ESTEEM 2. Oral Apremilast Significantly Improved Nail and Scalp Psoriasis and Health-Related Quality-of-Life Measures in Phase III ESTEEM 1 Study Patients in ESTEEM 1 trial with nail and scalp psoriasis showed significant improvement with apremilast at 16 weeks; improvements…

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Patients in ESTEEM 1 trial with nail and scalp psoriasis showed significant improvement with apremilast at 16 weeks ?>

Patients in ESTEEM 1 trial with nail and scalp psoriasis showed significant improvement with apremilast at 16 weeks

Improvement of Nail and Scalp Psoriasis Using Apremilast in Patients With Chronic Psoriasis: Phase 2b and 3, 52-Week Randomized, Placebo-Controlled Trial Results. A significant portion of patients with psoriasis have scalp and nail involvement. Efficacy and Safety Trial Evaluating the Effects of Apremilast in Psoriasis (ESTEEM) 1 and 2, apremilast, an oral phosphodiesterase 4 inhibitor, demonstrated efficacy in moderate to severe psoriasis. At week 16, apremilast produced greater improvements in Nail Psoriasis Severity Index score versus placebo; mean percent change:…

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In addition, persons suffering from Psoriasis suffer from lack of self esteem because of being self conscious ?>

In addition, persons suffering from Psoriasis suffer from lack of self esteem because of being self conscious

In addition, persons suffering from Psoriasis suffer from lack of self esteem because of being self conscious. As per statistics conducted by National Psoriasis Foundation in 2008, 71 out of 426 Psoriasis sufferers felt the disease significantly affected daily life. People with psoriasis experience a crisis in self-confidence so severe it can darken almost every aspect of life, from the quality of a person’s love life to performance on the job and day-to-day social interactions. People report feeling like social…

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Eczema and psoriasis are conditions that affect not only our health, but our self esteem ?>

Eczema and psoriasis are conditions that affect not only our health, but our self esteem

The aim of psychodermatology is not to substitute psychotherapy for medicine, but rather to recognize that emotional issues may also be involved, especially when a skin condition resists conventional treatment. Perhaps not surprisingly, mind-body techniques such as self-hypnosis and relaxation are often part of the psychodermatological approach. Relaxation techniques have been used along with conventional medical care in treating acne, eczema, hives, hyperhidrosis, and psoriasis. A buildup of skin scales or wax in the external area of your ear might…

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