A 27-year-old male has been treating his plaque psoriasis with high-potency topical corticosteroids for several years. He comes to your office to discuss other options since the lesions on his trunk and extremities are becoming resistant to this therapy. Which one of the following treatment strategies would be most appropriate? A) Switch to topical tazarotene (Avage, Tazorac) B) Add topical calcipotriene (Dovonex, Sorilux) C) Begin oral acitretin (Soriatane) D) Begin an oral corticosteroid E) Begin etanercept (Enbrel) injections
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