Psoriasis is one of the more common rashes presenting to general practice. This article outlines the assessment and management of psoriasis in the general practice setting. This article outlines the assessment and management of psoriasis in the general practice setting. Careful clinical assessment will usually lead to a diagnosis of psoriasis. Health promotion is important in the management of psoriasis, a long-term inflammatory skin condition, and health centre waiting areas are ideal places to promote health information to such patients. Recent UK National Institute for Health and Care Excellence (NICE) guidelines for the assessment and management of psoriasis emphasise the importance of providing healthy lifestyle information and support for behavioural change tailored to meet the needs of the individual’ 21. Should be used appropriately in outlining a series of points within a paragraph.
This article looks at eosin solution, a popular treatment option for exudative dermatoses on mainland Europe, to the extent of being commercially available to the general public, but one which has dwindled in popularity in the UK. This article provides an introduction to this versatile nontoxic dye and outlines its potential application in the community setting by comparing it with the much more widely used alternative potassium permanganate. Patients that develop shingles under the age of 40 can also be assessed for the risks of developing vascular conditions. Physicians prescribe treatments based on routine clinical practice. Journal Article, Review; Aust Fam Physician 2011 Jul; 40(7):476-84.
Case Reports, Journal Article; Aust Fam Physician 2011 Jul; 40(7):503-4. Despite the general decline in TB rates in recent years, a marked geographic variation in TB case rates persists, which means that HCWs in different areas face different risks (10). The risk assessment process includes the assessment of additional aspects of infection control. Outpatient settings include TB treatment facilities, medical offices, ambulatory-care settings, dialysis units, and dental-care settings. The percentage of patients with TB disease who are HIV-infected is decreasing in the United States because of improved infection-control practices and better diagnosis and treatment of both HIV infection and TB. Main practice setting: urban (49), suburban (42), and rural (9). Fortunately, the general approach to managing psoriasis is changing.