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U059 - Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris: Updates on Treatments for Two Conditions that are Difficult to Manage

Sunday, February 18; 7:00 AM - 8:00 AM

Learning Objectives

Following this course, the attendee should be able to:

  • Use up to date information to develop appropriate treatment plans for patients with hidradenitis suppurativa
  • Recognize and diagnose challenging cases of pityriasis rubra pilaris
  • Select the best treatment options for patients with pityriasis rubra pilaris

Description

In this session participants will improve their ability to diagnose and manage patients who have hidradenitis suppurativa or pityriasis rubra pilaris, two skin conditions that are challenging to treat but have a significant impact on patient quality of life. This session aims to update the practicing dermatologist's armamentarium for treating these two diseases. Potential new therapeutics for these diseases will also be discussed, such as anti-interleukin-17 agents.

Disclosures

  • Hsiao, Jennifer Lin, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
  • Worswick, Scott, MD: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.
Schedule
Sunday, February 18
7:00 AM
All faculty / Hidradenitis Suppurativa and Pityriasis Rubra Pilaris: Updates on Treatments for Two Conditions that are Difficult to Manage
Event Details
  • Date
    Sunday, February 18
  • Time
    7:00 AM - 8:00 AM
  • Location
    Room 29D
  • CME Credits
    1.00
  • Type
    New
Directors/Co-Directors
  • Jennifer Lin Hsiao, MD, FAAD - Handout
Speakers