Decreased phototherapy effectiveness on lower body
- Author(s): Piccinin, Meghan A
- Cline, Abigail
- Feldman, Steven R
- et al.
Published Web Locationhttps://doi.org/10.5070/D3256044444
Although phototherapy is an effective treatment for many dermatological conditions on the face, trunk, and proximal extremities, a common issue plaguing whole-body phototherapy is its diminished efficacy on the legs. In this commentary, we elaborate on the factors underlying this phenomenon, as well as potential solutions to improve treatment success.