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Spring 2014, Vol. 22 No. 1

Hong Kong J. Dermatol. Venereol. (2014) 22, 12-19

Review Article

Update on biologics in psoriasis


Y Chan 陳湧 and KH Yeung 楊國鴻


Biologic therapy has emerged for more than a decade, providing a new alternative in treating moderate to severe psoriasis. There has been much research done and published for this relatively recent therapeutic option. An update on the use of biologics may help clarify some practical challenges in deciding the appropriate treatment for individual patients. This article aims to review the treatment decisions that need to be considered in prescribing biologics and their use in different patient groups with the latest evidence in this area.


Keywords: Biologics, psoriasis

關鍵詞: 生物製劑,銀屑病