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[4 min watch] Second opinion & clinico-pathologic correlation Part 1: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano
In this first part of a three-part series, Prof Giuseppe Argenziano discusses the way in which a second opinion by an experienced dermatopathologist can significantly improve the clinical management of patients with melanoma.
Prof Argenziano looks at the outcomes of a recent study he published with colleagues. It demonstrates that not only did diagnoses change with a second opinion, but so did the clinical management of the patients, resulting in more efficient interventions and improved outcomes.
See all this and much more – with real patient examples – in the full video!
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Learn more from Professor Giuseppe Argenziano in the HealthCert Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy program.
More skin cancer updates from Professor Giuseppe Argenziano:
- Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [Aug 2021]: Managing melanoma in the future
- Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [July 2021]: Spitz naevi
- Skin Cancer Update with Prof Giuseppe Argenziano [June 2021]: Dermoscopy in general dermatology
Prof Giuseppe Argenziano is Professor of Dermatology at the Department of Dermatology, Second University of Naples; Coordinator of the Skin Cancer Unit Research Hospital Santa Maria Nuova, Reggio Emilia, Italy; President of the International Dermoscopy Society; and member of the Editorial Board of the Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology.
Giuseppe has developed early diagnosis techniques for melanoma, authored over 300 scientific works and has been invited as speaker and/or chairman in more than 400 national and international conferences in the field of dermatology. He has authored more than 450 scientific articles and more than 30 books, and his publications have received a total of 6,200 citations with an h-index value of 40 (Scopus 02/2015). He is a key presenter of the HealthCert Professional Diploma of Dermoscopy program.