Psoriasis: Recommendations for topical corticosteroids

Indication: Plaque-type psoriasis

 
Class I corticosteroids
Level of Evidence: I Strength of Recommendation: A

Class II corticosteroid
Level of Evidence: II Strength of Recommendation: B

Class III/IV  corticosteroids
Level of Evidence: I Strength of Recommendation: A

Class V/VI/VII corticosteroids
Level of Evidence: I Strength of Recommendation: A


Navigate section 3 of the psoriasis guideline: Topical therapies

Citation note

When referencing this guideline in a publication, please use the following citation: Menter A, Korman NJ, Elmets CA, Feldman SR, Gelfand JM, Gordon KB,et al. Guidelines of care for the management of psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis. Section 3. Guidelines of care for the management and treatment of psoriasis with topical therapies. J Am Acad Dermatol. 2009 Apr;60(4):643-59.



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