Pulsed Dye Laser for the Psoriatic Nail

The recruitment status of this study is unknown because the information has not been verified recently.
Verified February 2011 by Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital.
Recruitment status was  Active, not recruiting
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Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
ClinicalTrials.gov Identifier:
NCT01303185
First received: February 22, 2011
Last updated: February 23, 2011
Last verified: February 2011

February 22, 2011
February 23, 2011
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Pulsed Dye Laser for the Psoriatic Nail
Pulsed Dye Laser for the Psoriatic Nail

The treatment options for nail psoriasis have been limited, and the management of nail psoriasis has been challenging for physicians.To evaluate the effect of pulsed dye laser (PDL) in the treatment of nail psoriasis.

Psoriatic nails of patient's right hand were treated using PDL (595 nm) .The pulsed duration is 1.5ms, the beam diameter is 7mm, and the laser energy is 8.0 to 10.0 J/cm2. The treatment course of pulse dye laser is once monthly for 6 months. Psoriatic nails of both hands are treated with Tazarotene cream for 6 months. Clinical efficacy is statistically evaluated according to Nail Psoriasis Severity Index (NAPSI) score differences between right and left hand one month after 3rd and 6th therapy.

Observational
Observational Model: Case Control
Time Perspective: Prospective
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Non-Probability Sample

Psoriatic nail patients

Psoriatic Nail Dystrophy
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  • Experimental Group
  • Control Group
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Active, not recruiting
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December 2011
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Inclusion Criteria:

  • Psoriatic nail refractory to other topical and systemic treatment therapy
  • ≧ 16 years old

Exclusion Criteria:

  • Patient with pregnancy
  • Patient with photo sensitivity
  • Patient with severe wound around finger nails or paronychia
  • Patient with hypersensitivity to Tazarotene cream
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16 Years and older
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Taiwan
 
NCT01303185
99074
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Ying-Yi Chiang, Department of Dermatology, WanFang Hospital
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
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Principal Investigator: Ying-Yi Chiang Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
Taipei Medical University WanFang Hospital
February 2011

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