The use of biological agent in the management of plaque psoriasis

There are a range of treatments available to manage this condition. The biological agents are a relatively new class of treatment and are being increasingly used
You are required to investigate and discuss the use of biologic
al agents in the management of plaque psoriasis.
Your discussion should include the following:

Part A – Overview of plaque psoriasis (800 words)

•An overview of the condition, including epidemiology, etiology
,
clinical features and prognosis

•A general overview of the management options for psoriasis

Part B – Biological agents (700 words)

•Their mechanism of action and efficacy

•How and when they are used in plaque psoriasis

•Risks and benefits of these treatments