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July 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue

Listen as experts discuss insightful topics related to everyday practice.
Item # DIALONLA0713
  • Overview

    Includes 3 Interviews:

    Neonatal Dermatology
    by Lawrence A. Schachner, MD interviewed by Gary Brauner, MD

    Merkel Cell Carcinoma
    by Paul Nieman, MD interviewed by Rhonda Klein, MD

    Military Dermatology
    by Chad Hivnor, MD interviewed by Maurice Thew, MD

    Target Audience: Dermatologists and other health care professionals who wish to access and update their current knowledge of dermatology.

    Learning Objectives:

    At the conclusion of this learning activity, participants should be able to:

    • Identify neonatal dermatoses through the use of a differential diagnosis and a variety of bedside tests such as Tzanck preparation, Wright's stain and Giemsa stain.
    • Delineate the causes of Merkel cell carcinoma and methods of diagnosis, tracking, and treatment.
    • Develop a treatment plan incorporating appropriate laser treatments to increase function in contraction scars resulting from burns.
    • Recognize the clinical manifestations of leishmaniasis.

    CME credit is only available to purchasers. CME expires June 2016.


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  • CME

    CME credit is only available to purchasers. CME expires June 2016.

    Accreditation Statement

    The American Academy of Dermatology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
    The American Academy of Dermatology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.   Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    AAD Recognized Credit Statement

    Dialogues in Dermatology is recognized by the American Academy of Dermatology for 2.00 AAD Recognized Credits and may be used toward the AAD Continuing Medical Education Award.