Dr. Nancy E. Reid, MHA, DHSc, PA-C, DFAAPA
The purpose of this article is to examine obesity as a risk factor for aggravating psoriasis, therapeutic lifestyle modification including weight reduction to decrease the severity of psoriasis, expand on diagnostic and screening interventions available to evaluate individual risk factors, signs, and symptoms of the co-morbidities of psoriasis for health promotion, increased quality of life, and to decrease the risk of morbidity and mortality in these patients.
"The Comorbidity of Obesity and Psoriasis: The Advantages of Therapeutic Lifestyle Modification and Screening Intervention for Treatment Efficacy and Reduction of Morbidity and Mortality,"
Lynchburg Journal of Medical Science: Vol. 3
, Article 17.
Available at: https://digitalshowcase.lynchburg.edu/dmscjournal/vol3/iss2/17
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