Physical Exam & Dermatologic Diagnosis

Learn how to identify and manage common skin problems that regularly present in a primary care practice.

2.2 Contact Hours

Video Count 11 videos | Time 1hr 20mins
David

David E. Kent, M.D

Instructor

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Continuing Education
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Learning Objectives
  • Identify the key elements of a dermatologic physical exam including specific vocabulary of lesion morphology
  • Develop a systematic evaluation process for lesion morphology and pattern recognition for identifying skin diseases
  • Understand how skin primary and secondary lesions along with pattern recognition will lead to improved diagnosis of skin diseases
  • Distinguish how certain factors such as a patient’s immune status and skin type can affect lesion morphology and patterns of skin disease
  • Recognize how the time course or development of a skin problem can define exam findings, namely the clinical horizon
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11 Videos
3 Practice quizzes

This course includes 11 videos

Introduction
00:01:24
Diagnosis, Exam and Distribution
00:07:02
Distribution Examples
00:10:29
Primary Lesions
00:04:16
Primary Lesion Examples
00:12:12
Secondary Lesions
00:02:48
Secondary Lesion Examples
00:05:57
Description of Lesions
00:02:14
Lesion Examples by Description
00:05:11
Morphologic Variation, Time Course and Age
00:07:14
Immune Status
00:02:01