[Podcast] Topical 5 fluorouracil-calcipotriol compound for actinic keratosis

In this latest podcast, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer of National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Dr Yevgeny (Gene) Filanovsky (a Family Physician with Cutaneous Surgery and Skin Cancer Focus at Skin Care West, Canada) about his extensive experience using topical 5 fluorouracil-calcipotriol compound to treat actinic keratosis.

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Dr Filanovsky describes how he got started in skin cancer medicine and came to work full-time in cutaneous surgery at Skin Care West, which utilises a team-based approach combining dermatologists and family physicians. It is quite unique in Canada and is one of the largest dermatology clinics in its province.

Dr Filanovsky goes on to give a very detailed explanation of his experiences with topical 5 fluorouracil-calcipotriol compound use for actinic keratosis. He has treated over 1,000 patients with this treatment. Download his handout here and his slides here.

Hear all this and much more in the full podcast above.

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