pdf Treatments for Psoriatic Arthritis: An overview

This leaflet has been written to help you understand the treatments that are currently available to treat psoriatic arthritis. It is not designed as a replacement for your doctor's advice and no single treatment is recommended in preference to any other

pdf What is Psoriasis?

Psoriasis is a chronic, currently incurable skin condition, which affects 2-3% of the UK population. It appears as red, scaled plaques most commonly on the elbows, knees and scalp. Any part of the skin surface may be involved.

pdf What is Psoriatic Arthritis?

Psoriatic arthritis (PsA) is a form of arthritis affecting individuals with psoriasis. Joints become inflamed, which causes pain, swelling and stiffness.