Psoriasis is a skin condition that causes patches or ‘plaques’ of thick, red scaly skin that may be associated with profound itching .  It can be located in any region of the body with the scalp being among the most commonly affected areas. This module will provide you with a detailed overview of the classification, disease process, triggers and impact of Psoriasis...

Skin conditions commonly present during summer and warmer months. In this module we will look at some of the more common non infective skin conditions such as eczema, dermatitis and psoriasis.  A separate module on Psoriasis is also available.

The skin is the largest organ of the human body accounting for 12 to 15% of human body weight and covers approximately 1.2 to 2 meters squared of surface area. In an adult, it is estimated to weigh approximately 4kg....