Choose from 11 Psoriasis Treatment Clinics in Melbourne and compare prices, patient reviews, and availability. Dr Diana Tran manages mild psoriasis with creams and can access phototherapy machine treatment for patients with more generalised psoriasis. Dr Diana Tran manages mild psoriasis with creams and can access phototherapy machine treatment for patients with more generalised psoriasis. About Open Access OA Policy Information. Psoriasis can be categorized into localized and generalized forms for treatment purposes. For generalized disease, UVB phototherapy is an effective treatment that permits both rapid control and long-term maintenance.
A key advantage of phototherapy over other therapies is its remittive quality. Information on the remission rates associated with the excimer laser treatment can be obtained from a follow up survey of subjects who had participated in the multicenter trial. Comparison of UVB laser relapse rate to published relapse rates of psoriasis therapies 5 Treatment Length of remission UVB laser 16 weeks Fluocinonide cream 12 weeks Betamethasone dipropionate ointment 12 weeks Calcipotriene 6 weeks Tazarotene 0. Further data are needed to determine how the excimer laser remission rate may be maximized in order to provide patients good long-term control of their disease. Emollient Foam Vehicle in the Treatment of Mild-to-Moderate Scalp Psoriasis. Topical treatments including corticosteroids and Vitamin D analogs are reserved for mild disease. Request on Phototherapy for Treatment of Chronic Plaque Psoriasis.