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161625 - GP Skin Cancer Workshop

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At this workshop GPs put dermoscopy theory into practice and develop a thorough understanding of how dermoscopy can be used to manage patients with skin cancer. Please note: There is a pre-requisite/co-requisite requirement to enrol in this course. You must have completed the Practical Dermoscopy course first or be enrolled in it at the same time. 

Relevance to General Practice

GP Education 
– Skin Cancer Workshop Case study session with a focus 
on the diagnosis and management of advanced skin cancers and benign and 
precancerous lesions. Explore the use of dermoscopy and how to conduct a full skin check using diagnostic algorithms. Discuss and demonstrate surgical and non-surgical treatment options including a hands on 
practical surgical session which covers the various types of skin biopsies and suturing techniques.

Learning outcomes
  • Demonstrate how to perform basic dermatological surgery and procedures (cryotherapy, biopsies, sutures and suturing techniques).
  • Discuss the appropriate circumstances to perform basic dermatological surgery and procedures
  • Discuss the risk and complications relating basic dermatological surgery and procedures
  • Develop a surgical risk management plan
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    161625 - GP Skin Cancer Workshop
    8 hours
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    8 hours
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