FP Essentials™

Skin Cancer

Edition #481 | June 2019

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In This Edition

  • Cite the types of melanoma and list associated risk factors.
  • Summarize management options for melanoma based on stage at diagnosis.
  • Describe the clinical and dermatoscopic features of basal cell and squamous cell carcinomas.
  • Summarize surgical and nonsurgical management options for nonmelanoma skin cancers.
  • Summarize the diagnostic features of and management options for actinic keratoses.
  • Describe the clinical and dermatoscopic features of dysplastic nevi.
  • Summarize important skin cancer prevention strategies on which to counsel patients.
  • Cite the evidence supporting use of sunscreen, avoidance of tanning bed use, and potential use of dietary supplements for skin cancer prevention.
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