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Home Interventions and Light therapy for the treatment of vitiligo (HI-Light Vitiligo Trial)
Project title: Home Interventions and Light therapy for the treatment of vitiligo (HI-Light Vitiligo Trial)
Call to action: 12/24 12/24 UVB light combined with topical corticosteroid for treatment of vitiligo
Research type: Primary Research
Chief investigator: Professor Kim Thomas
Lead Author: Dr Jonathan Batchelor
Contractor: The University of Nottingham
Co-investigators: Dr Jane Ravenscroft, Dr Joanne Chalmers, Dr Jonathan Batchelor, Dr Viktoria Eleftheriadou, Mr Andy Rogers, Mrs Lelia Duley, Mrs Maxine Whitton, Ms Diane Whitham, Professor Alan Montgomery, Professor Hywel Williams, Professor Miriam Santer, Professor Tracey Sach.
Started: November 2014 | Status: Published November 2020
A combination of home-based narrowband UVB and topical corticosteroid is superior to topical corticosteroid alone and it was relatively safe and well tolerated.
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