Alopecia and Hair Disorders

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Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Assess the emotional impact of alopecia on a patient’s well-being and provide counseling or resources to cope with these issues.
2. Formulate a treatment plan for patients with alopecia based on its underlying cause.
3. Assess training needs for biopsy procedures used in the diagnosis of alopecia.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
10/20/2017

Edward J Mayeaux Jr, MD, Professor and Chairman, Department of Family and Preventive Medicine, Professor of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of South Carolina

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
10/20/2017
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