Are vitiligo treatments cost-effective? A systematic review

McManus, E., Sach, T. and Levell, N. J. (2018) Are vitiligo treatments cost-effective? A systematic review. British Journal of Dermatology, 178 (1). e57–e58. ISSN 0007-0963

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Abstract

Vitiligo is characterised by well demarcated, cutaneous, macular depigmentation, with worldwide prevalence estimated to be between 0.2-1.8% [1]. Vitiligo treatments aim to encourage re-pigmentation and include topical corticosteroids, calcineurin inhibitors and NB-UVB phototherapy. Camouflage can also be prescribed to help mask the appearance of vitiligo, although this is frequently only prescribed for the face.

Item Type: Article
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Medicine and Health Sciences > Norwich Medical School
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Date Deposited: 15 Aug 2017 05:06
Last Modified: 12 Nov 2020 00:52
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/64481
DOI: 10.1111/bjd.15881

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