Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [18 March]

Case discussion

This week we have an engaging case. No clinical image or history.

What do you make of the dermoscopic image below? How would you biopsy?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [25 February]

Case discussion

This week we have an interesting case. There is no history for this patient here, but assume this is an adult.

What do you make of the clinical and dermoscopic images below? How would you biopsy?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [28 January]

Case discussion

This week we have an interesting case. What do you make of the clinical and dermoscopic images below?

Is there a differential diagnosis? If so, how would you biopsy?

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Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [3 September]

Case discussion

This week we have an interesting case from Dr Robert Mundell. An 62-year-old man with this lesion on his shoulder, past history of BCC. This is the only image, and there is no history.

So, what is the differential diagnosis here, and what would you do? Continue reading “Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [3 September]”

How to Close Wounds on Paper Thin Skin

In this short video, experienced skin cancer doctor Colin Armstrong demonstrates how to use steri-strips for wound closures on thin skin, particularly on elderly patients. Continue reading “How to Close Wounds on Paper Thin Skin”

A Quick Guide to Local Anaesthetics for Skin Cancer Procedures

Experienced skin cancer doctor Hamilton Ayres gives a quick overview of all you need to know about local anaesthetics, possible side effects and considerations to take into account before you perform a surgical procedure. Continue reading “A Quick Guide to Local Anaesthetics for Skin Cancer Procedures”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [4 September]

This week we have another engaging case discussion from Dr Slavko Doslo. A 76-year-old patient presented for ROS.

What do you think of this clinical image? What is your impression? (Ignore the adjacent scar).

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Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine with Prof David Wilkinson

Skin Cancer Medicine

In the short video below, Professor Wilkinson speaks about the Skin Cancer Medicine course which has been purpose-built to help busy general practitioners acquire the fundamental skills they need to manage skin cancer with confidence and feel safe in their practice. Please take the opportunity to learn more about Australia’s leading professionally accredited skin cancer education program. Continue reading “Professional Certificate of Skin Cancer Medicine with Prof David Wilkinson”

Case discussion: How would you treat this patient? [26 June]

Case submission - Atmaram Rana

This week we have an engaging case discussion from Dr Atmaram Rana. A 54-year-old female presented for a skin check, and this was noted.

What is your differential diagnosis and what would you do?

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Skin Cancer Update with A/Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [May]

skin cancer update

In this short skin cancer update video, Associate Professor Giuseppe Argenziano presents the new AJCC classification of melanoma which has just been released. There are two main changes as compared to the 2009 version which are important for your skin cancer practice.

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