An ideal introduction to dermoscopy suitable for both doctors and nurses wanting to understand the basics of this essential skin cancer diagnostic technique.
This is a practical course presented by leading skin cancer practitioners who are passionate about dermoscopy and believe its routine use in primary care settings can significantly reduce mortality and morbidity.
The program focuses on diagnosis of both pigmented and non-pigmented lesions and explores various diagnostic algorithms – including their strengths and weaknesses. Interactive around-the-room’ case study sessions allow participants to apply the skills learned during the lectures to discuss a variety of actual cases.
Participants are also introduced to the practical application of skin photographic techniques in a practice setting and common problems encountered when conducting skin examinations.