Cumulative Life Course Impairment: The Imprint of Psoriasis on the Patient’s Life. Psychosocial problems are frequent among patients with psoriasis. The aim of this study was to analyse the prevalence of some specific psychosocial issues. Impairment of sexual life in patients with psoriasis. Dermatology 2007;214(2):144-50Francesca Sampogna, Paolo Gisondi, Stefano Tabolli, Damiano Abeni,. (1999) found that in patients with psoriasis the impaired physical and mental functioning was comparable to that seen in cancer, arthritis, hypertension, heart disease, diabetes, and depression. AD may even have impact on the sexual life of the patients and their partners.
Thus psoriasis affects patients’ social life, daily activities, and sexual functioning 9. Sexual Contact and Affective Distance in Psoriasis Patients. The life impact of psoriasis is discussed and pharmacological interventions which affect distress associated with psoriasis and psychological interventions are reviewed. Impairment of sexual life in patients with psoriasis.