Goeckerman regimen

Goeckerman regimen

UVB light therapy combined with topical coal-tar preparations.
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The proportions of patients with definite depression or anxiety (measured on the HADS-D and HADS-A, respectively) decreased significantly from pre- to posttreatment with 1 month of the modified Goeckerman regimen (diluted topical tar treatment followed by phototherapy; n=48).
Positive effect of modified Goeckerman regimen on quality of life and psychosocial distress in moderate and severe psoriasis.
The Goeckerman regimen, a combination of topical tar and ultraviolet light therapy in use since the 1920s, proved "exceptionally" effective and durable, with an average time of 18 days to 90% clearing of psoriatic lesions and 90% of patients remaining clear for up to 8 months.
The Goeckerman regimen, a combination of topical tar and ultraviolet light therapy in use since the 1920s, proved "exceptionally" effective and durable, she noted, with an average time of 18 days to 90% clearing of lesions and 90% of patients remaining clear for up to 8 months.
Ultraviolet light and tar in Goeckerman regimen for psoriasis.
Genotoxic effect of Goeckerman regimen of psoriasis.
Combined UVB and tar therapy is known as the Goeckerman regimen or modified Goeckerman regimen.