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Activity description

116798 - IMED7002 Clinical and Dermatoscopic Diagnosis in Skin Cancer Practice. UQ Skin Cancer Program

University of Queensland - Faculty of Medicine

To address common skin cancer related clinical problems in primary care. These include benign lesions, pre-malignant lesions, malignant non-melanocytic lesions, nevi and melanoma. Upon completion of this course, doctors will have a clear understanding of both common and uncommon benign, pre-malignant, and malignant skin lesions.

Relevance to General Practice

See attached Needs Assessment

Learning outcomes

  1. Apply current evidence-based best practice to ensure safe and effective patient diagnosis and management.
  2. Outline the clinical features, differential diagnoses, & approaches to diagnosis and management for common and uncommon benign, pre- and malignant skin lesions
  3. Outline the main clinical and dermatoscopic features, and approach to diagnosis in skin cancer practice.
  4. Outline the histological basis for the appearance of benign and malignant melanocytic lesions.
  5. Use a Dermatoscope to differentiate between benign and malignant melanocytic and non-melanocytic lesions.

Domains of General Practice

D1. Communication skills and the patient-doctor relationship
D2. Applied professional knowledge and skills
D3. Population health and the context of general practice
  • The patterns and prevalence of disease are incorporated into screening and management practices

D4. Professional and ethical role
  • Professional knowledge and skills are reviewed and developed

D5. Organisational and legal dimensions

Curriculum Contextual Units

  • Dermatology
  • General practice research

This activity is also available on these dates

22/07/2019
23/07/2018
19/02/2018
07/07/2017
07/07/2017
07/07/2017

Session summary

Date

Monday 25 Feb 2019 12:00am - Wednesday 3 Jul 2019 12:00am

URL

TBA

Delivery

E-learning

Hours

156

Attendees

All attendees welcome

Target Audience

GPs

For more information contact...

Jeffrey Keir
T: 02 66868799
E: j.keir@uq.edu.au