Contact Dermatitis and Patch Testing

Return to all Skin Problems and Diseases sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 45 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Compare and contrast irritant versus allergic contact dermatitis.
2. Classify the most common skin allergens
3. Perform patch testing to identify causative allergens in patients suspected of allergic contact dermatitis in accordance with evidence based recommendations.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020

Jennifer Krejci-Manwaring, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Dermatology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Audie Murphy Veterans Hospital, San Antonio

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
04/25/2017
Course expires: 
04/24/2020
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