Virtual patient simulation improves clinical decision-making in the management of patients with psoriasis and comorbidities

Study objectives: Many patients with psoriasis (PSO) experience comorbidities such as psoriatic arthritis, cardiovascular disease, inflammatory bowel disease and depression, which can make treatment and management challenging. We assessed whether an online, virtual patient simulation (VPS) activity could improve the competence of dermatologists in managing patients with PSO and comorbidities.
Source: Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology - Category: Dermatology Source Type: research

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