Goeckerman regimen

Goeckerman regimen

UVB light therapy combined with topical coal-tar preparations.
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San Francisco, CA, June 11, 2018 --(PR.com)-- Luma Therapeutics, a company dedicated to eradicating suffering from inflammatory skin disease, announces the launch of illuvinateTM, an innovative and modern twist on a safe and effective treatment called the Goeckerman regimen, invented over 100 years ago by a dermatologist at the Mayo Clinic.
"The illuvinate system was inspired by the Goeckerman regimen and I've been encouraged by the strong clinical data supporting its use in the home for plaque psoriasis.
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.
A comparative evaluation of modified Goeckerman regimen and oral psoralens plus phototherapy in 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.