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120142 - Kossard Surgical Skin Audit

Speciality Classification
General Practice ( GP ) / Family Medicine
Location
Online
Delivery
Blended
Duration
8 hours

 

This Clinical Audit will allow GPs to assess their current surgical practice by way of analysis and evaluations of diagnostic and histological excisions. This will be with done with graphical data and verbal communication with Specialist Histopathologists; and followed through the use of graphs and statistical reports which will be generated biannually.

Relevance to General Practice

Title: Kossard Surgical Skin Audit 
Topic: Doctors partaking in this audit will be able to confidently identify, investigate, diagnose, excise and treat all forms of skin lesions in the practice setting. 
Doctors and nursing staff will be able to establish and formulate a strategy for patients at risk of developing skin disorders, and develop, apply and implement a procedure whereby patients are assessed regularly, with recall for those patients who may be at risk. 
Doctors will also be able to assess and compare their own statistics against peers in a confidential setting to ensure their patients are receiving best practice care. 

References: 
• In 2010, almost 780 000 skin cancers were diagnosed and treated in Australia, which also has the highest incidence of skin cancer in the world. 1
• Melanoma represents 10% of all cancers, with more than 10,300 cases diagnosed annually. 
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Learning outcomes
  • Be able to assess surgical practice by analysing, evaluating diagnostic & histological excision and biopsies.
  • To be able to enhance and confidently identify, investigate, diagnose, exercise and treat all forms of skin lesions in their practice setting
  • Establish and formulate a risk stratification for patients in the practicer setting those at risk of developing skin disorders.
  • To develop a recall system annually for skin checks for those patients who are at risk.
  • To be able to assess and compare their own statistics against peers in a confidential setting to ensure their patients are receiving best practice care.
  • Delivery
    Title
    120142 - Kossard Surgical Skin Audit
    Duration
    8 hours
    Start Date
    22-Jan-2018
    End Date
    31-Dec-2019
    CPD Points
    8 hours
    Price
    Free
    Location
    Online
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