A literature search was carried out manually using the available journals in the Department of Dermatology library, Cardiff and the Cardiff University Sir Herbert Duthie library, as well as using online databases such as PubMed, Medline, PsycInfo and academic search engine Google Scholar. The keywords used for literature search were: 'dermatology', 'burden', 'QoL', 'HRQoL', 'skin diseases', 'psychological', 'social' and 'economical', for example.
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