Psoriasis Series

Topical Treatments for Psoriasis


Lectures: 0
Credits: 0.75
Supported by independent educational grants from Ortho Dermatologics and Sun Pharmaceutical Industries, Inc.

About this course

Skill level: intermediate
Estimated time to complete activity: 45 min
Release date: October 08, 2018
Expiration date: October 07, 2019


American Nurses Credentialing Center(ANCC), American Medical Association(AMA)


This activity is part of a 14-course series designed to equip licensed practitioners from medical, nursing, and related disciplines with a multidisciplinary approach to managing patients with psoriasis.

4. Topical Treatments for Psoriasis

With the rapid introduction of new systemic psoriasis treatments, topical therapies remain a mainstay strategy for mild to moderate disease.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, participants will able to:

  • Review the science behind the topical therapies in psoriasis
  • Review appropriate use of topical medications for psoriasis to achieve maximal therapeutic effect and avoid side effects
  • Review topical therapies for scalp and palmoplantar psoriasis

The faculty reported the following financial relationships with commercial interests whose products or services may be mentioned in this activity:

Name of Faculty Reported Financial Relationship
Neal Bhatia, MD Affiliations With: Aclaris, Allergan, Almirall, Biofrontera, BiopharmX, Dermira, Encore, EPI Health, Ferndale, Foamix, Galderma, Intraderm, ISDIN, LaRoche-Posay, Leo, Mayne, Novartis, Ortho, Pfizer, Pierre-Fabre, Promius, Sanofi, SkinFix, Soligenix, SunPharma, and Vidac


Neal Bhatia, MD

Contact Information

This activity is jointly provided by SynAptiv and Dermeda

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Lectures: 0
Credits: 0.75