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Evidence-Based Dermatology: Research Commentary
December 2000

What Is the Role of Topical Calcipotriol in the Treatment of Mild to Moderate Chronic Plaque Psoriasis?

Author Affiliations

DamianoAbeniMD, MPHMichaelBigbyMDPaoloPasquiniMD, MPHMoysesSzkloMD, MPH, DrPHHywelWilliamsPhD, FRCP

Arch Dermatol. 2000;136(12):1547-1549. doi:10.1001/archderm.136.12.1547

Systematic review of comparative efficacy and tolerability of calcipotriol in treating chronic plaque psoriasis Ashcroft DM, Li Wan Po A, Williams HC, Griffiths CME BMJ. 2000;320:963-967

Ashcroft et al performed a quantitative systematic review to assess the comparative efficacy and tolerability of topical calcipotriol in the treatment of mild to moderate chronic plaque psoriasis. The authors searched MEDLINE, EMBASE, the Cochrane Collaboration Controlled Clinical Trials Registry, and BIDS index to scientific and technical proceedings using relevant keywords and contacted the manufacturers of calcipotriol.

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