Squamous Cell Carcinoma/Basal Cell Carcinoma

Return to all Skin Problems and Diseases sessions.

Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

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

1.  Differentiate the main types of skin cancer, and screening criteria for patients with each type.
2.  Compare biopsy techniques used in diagnostic evaluation of skin cancer.
3.  Discuss treatment options for the non-melanoma skin cancers.
4.  Educate patients on risk factors, potential recurrence rates, and self-examination techniques.

Additional Information

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

Richard P. Usatine, MD, FAAFP, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, University of Texas Health Science Center San Antonio

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

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