Energy-restricted, n-3 polyunsaturated fatty acids-rich diet improves the clinical response to immuno-modulating drugs in obese patients with plaque-type psoriasis: a randomized control clinical trial.

01 Jun 2014Guida B, Napoleone A, Trio R, Nastasi A, Balato N, Laccetti R, Cataldi M

In obese psoriatic patients, an energy-restricted diet ameliorated the metabolic profile and, by increasing the response to immuno-modulating therapy, improved the clinical outcomes of psoriasis

Randomized Controlled Trial
2 effects
6 months
44 subjects

Reported Outcomes


Caloric Restriction Diet Nutrition risk & protective factor
Minor Protective Factor Caloric Restriction Diet

Psoriasis Intergumentary outcome
Minor decreased risk of Psoriasis
Intergumentary system

High evidence

Obesity Musculoskeletal outcome
Musculoskeletal system

Psoriasis Intergumentary outcome
Minor increase risk of Psoriasis
Intergumentary system

Low evidence