Dermoscopy: An Atlas (3rd Rev. Edition)

Description

Dermoscopy is a clinical technique that allows for a detailed examination of skin lesions and is more clinically accurate in skin oncology than other diagnostic tools. Extensively used as an educational text, previous editions of this atlas have led to significant reductions in excisions or referrals of pigmented skin lesions.

‘Dermoscopy: An Atlas (3rd Rev. Edition)' is a practical and comprehensive manual that will improve your results in diagnosis of skin tumors and related conditions. This well-illustrated, highly acclaimed reference provides a complete understanding of the use of dermoscopy, explaining diagnostic features and examining benign melanocytic, melanoma and non-melanocytic lesions. 

Topics:

  • Introduction
  • The diagnostic features of dermoscopy
  • Benign pigmented macules
  • Melanocytic nevi
  • Melanoma
  • Non-melanocytic pigmented tumors
  • Two-step procedure for diagnosis of pigmented skin lesions
  • Computerised monitoring of melanocytic lesions Summary

 

Learning Outcomes

  1. Improve diagnosis of skin tumors and related conditions
  2. Gain an understanding of the use of dermoscopy
  3. Explain diagnostic features and examine benign melanocytic, melanoma and non-melanocytic lesions

  

Authors: Scott W Menzies, Kerry A Crotty, Christian Ingvar, William H McCarthy

Type: Book (for purchase)

Discount: AMA Members receive a 10% discount

Accreditation: Self-directed

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Medical Journal of Australia
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Book
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Dermatology
Medical Practitioner, Medical Student, Doctor-in-Training, Non-Vocationally Registered, Nurse / Midwife, Retired, Specialist - Other, Specialist General Practitioner
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