ABOUT THE RESEARCH Ultraviolet B light (UVB) has been used successfully to treat a variety of skin lesions. This research study is being done to see if keloids can be made softer or flatter with UVB light.
You may be eligible to participate:
+ Are 18 years old or older
+ Have unwanted keloids on the body
+ Are willing to have UVB light treatments 1-3 times a week
For more information, call 410-502-SKIN (7546), Johns Hopkins Department of Dermatology
Ginette Okoye, MD, principal investigator
IRB protocol no. NA_00055540
See the flier for the study.