Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing

Return to all Skin Problems and Disease sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Select patients with skin disease who may be appropriate candidates for skin testing and understand the difference between delayed type hypersensitivity and intradermal or IgE antibody tests.
2. Compare and contrast irritant contact dermatitis vs. allergic contact dermatitis.
3. Counsel patients on effective strategies for control and treatment of skin allergies and contact dermatitis.

Additional Information

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

Jennifer Krejci-Manwaring, MD, Adjunct Assistant Professor Dermatology, University of Texas Health Science Center - San Antonio Audie Murphy Veteran’s Hospital

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

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