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In the blog category “Case Studies” Professor David Wilkinson offers an excellent platform to discuss clinical problems and cases within a closed alumni community. This area is password-protected and only accessible to past HealthCert Certificate course participants.

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[4 min watch] Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [April 2020]

skin cancer update

In this month’s skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano discusses an interesting case from his own practice of a woman with a worsening, difficult-to-diagnose skin and hair condition on her scalp, which was finally diagnosed using dermoscopy.

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [6 April]

Case discussion

This week, we present a case from Dr Mohammad Sharier, which features a 20 year-old male patient with a 3mm pigmented naevus on the tip of his left second toe. He has noticed it over the last 4 weeks. What is your assessment of the dermoscopic image? What would you do next? Why?

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [30 March]

This week, we present another case from Dr Tim Aung, which features a 60 year-old male patient with an ugly duckling identified during skin check. What is your assessment of the clinical and dermoscopic images What would you do next? Why?

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [23 March]

Case discussion

In this week’s case from Dr Tim Aung, a patient presented for a skin check: 50 year-old male Ugly duckling identified What is your assessment of the clinical and dermoscopic images, and what would you do next? Why?

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [16 March]

Case discussion

Our case study this week comes from Dr Dave Stewart and features a 9 year-old child with a long standing mole that has been changing and growing, according to their parents. What is your assessment of the dermoscopy image, and what would you do next? Why?

[WEBINAR] Thinking of selling your skin cancer practice? Learn more about your options.

webinar

In this webinar, Paul Elmslie, Founder and CEO of National Skin Cancer Centres and HealthCert, offers guidance on exit strategies for skin cancer practice owners. If you are considering your future and how to best manage your work, take this opportunity to learn about your options beyond practice ownership.

[5 min watch] Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [March 2020]

skin cancer update

In this month’s skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano talks about the criteria for sentinel node biopsies in melanoma patients. Using real patient case examples, he gives practical advice for how best to assess these patients to optimise their outcomes while avoiding unnecessary procedures.

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [9 March]

Case discussion

In this week’s case from Dr David Stewart, we present a 41-year old female with a painless lesion on her ear. Please review the below clinical and dermoscopic images. • What is your preferred and differential diagnoses? • How would you biopsy?

[2 min read] Two melanoma treatments added to the PBS

MELANOMA

Two treatments for advanced melanoma have had their PBS listings adjusted to include more patients.

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [2 March]

Case discussion

This week, we have a case from Dr Sivateja Mukkamala featuring an 85-year-old male who presented for a skin lesion check on his leg. During the same consultation a full check was performed, which identified a suspicious pigmented lesion on the back that he was previously unaware of. Here is the dermoscopy picture – what […]

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