Is Ichthyotherapy safe?
In a pilot study of the University of Vienna the treatment results of 67 patients were evaluated retrospectively and patients were interviewed with a questionnaire.
The results of this study was that the fish treatment in combination with a brief light treatment is a safe, side effect free treatment option for people suffering from Psoriasis.
Most patients were more content with the Ichthyotherapy than with any other administered treatment method.
The pilot study was published in the scientific Oxford-Journal “Evidence Based Complementary and Alternative Medicine” in December 2006.