Dermoscopy Introduction

Estimated time to complete session: 45 mins.

Learning Objectives

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

1. Point out the benefits and limitations of dermoscopy for the evaluation of skin lesions.

2. Compare the different imaging recognition systems used when evaluating lesions

3. Apply the two-step algorithm in the evaluation of skin lesions to diagnose skin cancers. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021

Richard P. Usatine, MD, FAAFP, Chair, Professor of Family and Community Medicine, Professor of Dermatology and Cutaneous Surgery, UT Health-San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas

Available Credit

  • 0.75 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
08/05/2021
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