Psoriasis

PsoriasisAccording to the International Federation of Psoriasis Associations, the prevalence of psoriasis in the world varies within 1.2-5% in the general populations, making an average of about 3% (or 3000 patients per 100 thousand population).

In Ukraine, the statistics on Incidence of psoriasis are significantly different from the average indices in Europe and the world, because the prevalence of the disease has increased steadily over the past decades, from 114.8 in 1994 to 222.5 per 100 thousand population in 2014, including more than 6,000 children. Read more.

Public medical organizations

Standardization of medical care

The Order of MoH of Ukraine of 20.11.2015 № 762 “On approval and implementation of medical and technical documents on standardization of medical care in psoriasis and psoriatic arthritis”. Read more


Clinical trials including adults /in adults, adults & children/

  • Globally, there are 104 recruiting clinical trials for psoriasis registered at ClinicalTrials.gov, including: Phase I trials – 20, Phase IV trials – 15.
  • World leaders: the USA – 50, Canada – 18, Germany – 14 recruiting trials.
  • CEE leaders: the Czech Republic/Poland – 8, Hungary – 6, the Russian Federation – 5 recruiting trials.
  • Ukraine: 1 Phase III recruiting trial for psoriasis is being conducted on 6 clinical sites (status of sites- Not yet recruiting, 16.01.2017) located in the following cities: Kyiv, Lviv, Odesa, Ivano-Frankivsk, Ternopil, Vinnytsia. The country experience: totally 12 clinical trials are registered in clinical sites located  in 9 more cities: Chernihiv, Dnipro, Kharkiv, Khmelnytskyi, Poltava, Rivne, Sumy, Uzhhorod, Zaporizhia.

Clinical trials on medical devices

  • Globally, there are 5 recruiting clinical trials for psoriasis including one Phase I trial.
  • World leaders: the USA – 3, Switzerland – 1, the Republic of Korea – 1 recruiting trial.

Clinical trials with stem cells

  • Globally, there is 1 recruiting clinical trial for psoriasis: Phase I-II trial is being conducted in China.

recruiting clinical trials for psoriasis incl adults in CEE


Clinical trials including children /pediatric, in children & adults/

  • Globally, there are 16 recruiting clinical trials for psoriasis at ClinicalTrials.gov, including: Phase I trials – 1, Phase IV trials – 2.
  • World leaders: the USA – 14, Germany – 5, Canada – 4 recruiting trials.
  • CEE leaders: Poland – 4, Hungary – 3, Estonia/Latvia/Romania – 1 recruiting trial.
  • Ukraine: no recruiting trials. The country experience includeds  1 completed clinical trial conducted on 6 clinical sites located in: Dnipro, Ivano-Frankivsk, Khmelnytskyi, Kyiv, Uzhhorod, Zaporizhia.

Clinical trials on medical devices

  • Globally, no recruiting clinical trials.

Clinical trials with stem cells

  • Globally, no recruiting clinical trials.

recruiting clinical trials for psoriasis incl children in CEE


Non-interventional studies /in adults, adults & children/

  • Globally, there are 48 recruiting studies for psoriasis registered at ClinicalTrials.gov
  • World leaders: the USA – 11, Germany – 8, Canada/France – 5 recruiting studies.
  • CEE leaders: the Russian Federation – 3, Austria/Bulgaria/the Czech Republic/Hungary – 1 recruiting study.

Studies on medical devices

  • Globally, there are 3 recruiting observational studies for psoriasis.
  • World leaders: France – 2, China – 1 recruiting study.

Non-interventional studies /pediatric, in children & adults/

  • Globally, there are 9 recruiting observational studies for psoriasis at ClinicalTrials.gov.
  • World leaders: the USA – 3, Italy/Spain/Switzerland/Turkey – 1 recruiting study.

Studies on medical devices

  • Globally, no recruiting studies.

NB! The cities located on the non-controlled territories of Ukraine are not included in the statistics.

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