Ultraviolet phototherapy for cutaneous diseases: a concise review

Vangipuram R, Feldman S

Oral Dis. 2016;22(4):253-9.

“In dermatology ultraviolet (UV) phototherapy remains an established, lower cost, and often preferred option for many common skin conditions, despite the introduction of newer potent biologics.” The study conducted by Vangipuram and Feldman found that the use of phototherapy for many skin conditions is an effective option that holds a relatively benign side-effect profile.