A lecture on Psoriasis disease was conducted by Senior Consultant Dermatologist of Maroof International Hospital – Dr. Rahatullah Khattak. The event was held recently in Islamabad. The lecture was titled: “Skin in Focus – Psoriasis” and it also included a presentation on a specific case of Psoriasis, which has been successfully treated. The programme was facilitated by a pharma enterprise – Nabi Qasim Industries.
The purpose of the lecture was to enhance awareness among the medical professionals about the disease – Psoriasis, its symptoms, diagnosis and management. The lecture was attended by a large number of medical officers, nursing staff and the hospital consultants.
The learned speaker elaborated on the effective treatment methodologies for Non-advanced Psoriasis, which include; Lubricants, Karolytics and Topical Steroids. The participants appreciated the discussion providing valuable information and updates on the consequences of Psoriasis, in case it is not treated in time.