Evaluation of body composition parameters in patients with psoriasis


Engin B. , Kutlubay Z., Yardimci G., Vehid H. E. , Ambarcioglu P., Serdaroglu S., ...More

INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY, vol.53, no.12, pp.1468-1473, 2014 (Journal Indexed in SCI) identifier identifier identifier

  • Publication Type: Article / Article
  • Volume: 53 Issue: 12
  • Publication Date: 2014
  • Doi Number: 10.1111/ijd.12171
  • Title of Journal : INTERNATIONAL JOURNAL OF DERMATOLOGY
  • Page Numbers: pp.1468-1473

Abstract

BackgroundBody composition parameters, such as weight, body mass index (BMI), and visceral fat rating, have been found to be associated with psoriasis. However, the associations of these parameters with psoriasis have not been demonstrated clearly.