A new development in UVB phototherapy of psoriasis on ResearchGate, the professional network for scientists. 08/1988; 119(1):11-9. Narrowband UV-B Phototherapy vs Photochemotherapy in the Treatment of Chronic Plaque-Type Psoriasis A Paired Comparison Study. 1988;119691- 696. Link to Article. 13 +. van Weelden HBaart de la Faille HYoung Evan der Leun JC A new development in UVB phototherapy of psoriasis. Narrow-band ultraviolet B (UVB) is an effective treatment for psoriasis, and open studies suggest that this phototherapy might improve atopic eczema. A small proportion of patients developed erythema after phototherapy or had a flare in their eczema sufficient to withdraw from treatment. 9van Weelden, H, Baart de la Faille, H, Young, E, and van der Leun, JC. A new development in UVB phototherapy of psoriasis.
Objective To determine whether ultraviolet B phototherapy at home is equally safe and equally effective as ultraviolet B phototherapy in an outpatient setting for patients with psoriasis. Van Weelden H, De La Faille HB, Young E, van der Leun JC. A new development in UVB phototherapy of psoriasis. Arch Dermatol 1988;124:869-71.