LVN: Updates in Psoriasis


This course will examine the pathogenesis of psoriasis and management. Evidence based guidelines will be used for the explanation of diagnosis and treatment and  treatment options that are available.

This course has been approved by the California Board of Vocational Nursing for  2 Contact Hours.

Faculty: Maryrose Espil, RN, MSN has more than 25 years experience in the health care field. She started training as a nursing assistant as a teen and has worked as a CNA, Certified Home Health Aide, Licensed Vocational Nurse and Registered Nurse in various health care settings. She received her Master’s Degree in Nursing Education from Excelsior College in 2012. She enjoys teaching and developing curriculum while working as a registered nurse in direct patient care. There are no relevant financial relationships with any product manufacturer or service provider mentioned.


  1. Explain the different types of psoriasis
  2. Discuss common therapeutic modalities
  3. Explain Koebner’s phenomenon


LVN/LPN Membership (One Year)

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LVN: Updates in Psoriasis