Managing Common Cutaneous Problems

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Summarize the AAFP Core Educational Guidelines – Conditions of the Skin. 
2. Recognize many of the dermatologic entities included in the curriculum guide, including but not limited to: psoriasis, tinea corporis, ichthyosis, lichen planus, bullous pemphigoid, tinea versicolor, herpes zoster, rhus dermatitis, contact dermatitis, scabies, atopic dermatitis, folliculitis, furunculosis, pseudofolliculitis barbae, acne vulgaris, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, perioral dermatitis, discoid lupus, pityriasis alba, vitiligo, erythrasma, alopecia areata, tinea capitis, pediculosis capitis, erythema migrans, melasma. 
3. Recognize many of the dermatologic entities included in the curriculum guide, including but not limited to: molluscum contagiosum, genital warts, common warts, genital herpes, basal cell carcinoma, sebaceous hyperplasia, keratoacanthoma, seborrheic keratosis, malignant melanoma, actinic keratosis, squamous cell carcinoma, dermatosis papulosa nigra, acrochordon, Bowen’s disease, impetigo, erysipelas, epidermal cyst, keloid, neurofibroma, and xanthelasma.

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/02/2019
Parent activity set: 

Gary I. Levine, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family Medicine, The Brody School of Medicine at Eastern Carolina, Greenville, North Carolina

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/02/2019
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