ITEMS IN AFP WITH KEYWORD:

Skin Cancer

Jul 15, 2008 Issue
Basal Cell Carcinoma [Clinical Evidence Handbook]

What are the effects of interventions on treatment response and recurrence (within one year of therapy) and long-term recurrence (a minimum of two years after treatment) in persons with basal cell carcinoma?


Jul 15, 2005 Issue
Cutaneous Melanoma: Update on Prevention, Screening, Diagnosis, and Treatment [Article]

Melanoma is an increasingly common malignancy, and it affects a younger population than most cancers. Risk factors for melanoma include white race, sun sensitivity, family history of melanoma, and melanocytic nevi. Sunburn and intermittent sun exposure appear to increase the risk of developing melan...


Jul 1, 2005 Issue
Multiple Erythematous Plaques of the Trunk [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Mar 15, 2005 Issue
An Ulcerating Foot Lesion [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Oct 15, 2004 Issue
Diagnosis and Treatment of Basal Cell and Squamous Cell Carcinomas [Article]

Rates of squamous cell and basal cell carcinomas have been increasing, possibly as a result of increased exposure to ultraviolet radiation. Primary care physicians can expect to diagnose six to seven cases of basal cell carcinoma and one to two cases of squamous cell carcinoma each year. Basal cell ...


May 1, 2004 Issue
Skin Mass on Neck [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


Feb 15, 2004 Issue
Counseling to Prevent Skin Cancer: Recommendations and Rationale [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]

This statement summarizes the current U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendation on counseling to prevent skin cancer and the supporting scientific evidence, and updates the 1996 recommendation contained in the Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, second edition.


Apr 15, 2002 Issue
Screening for Skin Cancer: Recommendations and Rationale [U.S. Preventive Services Task Force]

This statement summarizes the current U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (USPSTF) recommendations on screening for skin cancer and the supporting scientific evidence, and it updates the 1995 recommendations contained in the Guide to Clinical Preventive Services, 2d ed.


Apr 1, 2002 Issue
Screening for Skin Cancer [Putting Prevention into Practice]

Case study: A 65-year-old white man is in your office for a routine evaluation of his blood pressure. He complains of decreased urinary stream and nocturia. You notice that he has not had a rectal examination in the past two years, and you prepare to do this examination. When he has disrobed, you no...


Dec 1, 2001 Issue
Chronic Ulcerated Lesion on the Face [Photo Quiz]

Photo Quiz presents readers with a clinical challenge based on a photograph or other image.


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