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[4 min watch] Top 5 tips for performing skin checks
If you are a primary care practitioner or Skin Cancer Doctor who regularly sees patients with skin cancer concerns, catch Dr Hamilton Ayres’ top five tips for performing skin cancer checks in the primary care setting.
Dr Ayres is a Skin Cancer Doctor practising in Melbourne. In the video, he provides some expert advice for catching tricky skin cancers and ensuring your patients receive a comprehensive skin cancer examination every time.
His first tip is to check all patients’ scalps – even though it is a tedious and time consuming process – so that you can be sure you have done your best to not miss a melanoma.
Dr Ayres also encourages the use of magnification tools and proper lighting for best patient outcomes.
Watch all this and more in the full video below.