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Psoriasis: assessment and management [CG153]

Measuring the use of this guidance


Offer annual assessment for psoriatic arthritis to people with any type of psoriasis. Assessment is especially important within the first 10 years of onset of psoriasis.

What was measured: Proportion of dermatologists who reported that they routinely ask children with psoriasis about joint disease.
Data collection end: July 2015
Number that met the criteria: 18 / 23
Area covered: Local
Source: Burden-Teh E, Thomas K S, Rangaraj S, Cranwell J, and Murphy R. (2017). Early recognition and detection of juvenile psoriatic arthritis: A call for a standardized approach to screening. Clinical and Experimental Dermatology.

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