Handbook of Biologics and Biosimilars in Dermatology

by Manas Chatterjee, Ankan Gupta, Shekhar Neema, Dipali Rathod

This book is a complete guide to the use of biologics and biosimilars in the treatment of dermatologic disorders. This book consists of 28 chapters that mainly focus on history and development of biologics, classification of biologics, concept and development of biosimilars, pathogenesis and psoriasis, infliximab, adalimumab, IL-17 blockers, anti-CD6 monoclonal antibody, anti-CD20 monoclonal antibody, intravenous immunoglobulins, miscellaneous uses of biologics, biologic approach to management of psoriasis, biologic approach to management of immunobullous diseases, biologic approach to management of connective tissue diseases, management of latent tuberculosis infection, etc. Its chapters have been formulated keeping in mind the needs of dermatologists prescribing these drugs for the first time as well as those who wish to update themselves on the latest guidelines and procedures for their optimum use.


Book Detail

Editor Editor's Affiliation
1. Chatterjee Manas
Command Hospital (Eastern Command), Kolkata, West Bengal, India
2. Gupta Ankan
Christian Medical College and Hospital, Vellore, Tamil Nadu, India
3. Neema Shekhar
Command Hospital, Kolkata
4. Rathod Dipali Mumbai, Maharashtra, India
ISBN 9789352703647
Speciality Dermatology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/18638
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2018
Pages 346
Book Type Professional


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