[6 min watch] General dermatology: Hair loss (Real patient case study)

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How would you manage this patient in your practice? In this short extract from the HealthCert Professional Certificate of General Dermatology course, Dr Christopher Ross shows us a real case study featuring a 25-year-old male patient who presented with a four-month history of hair loss.

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[4 min watch] General dermatology: Hair loss and lesions (Real patient case study)

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How would you manage this general dermatology patient in your practice? In this short snippet from the HealthCert Advanced Certificate of General Dermatology course, Dr Christopher Ross takes us through a real case study featuring a 45-year-old male patient presenting with expanding facial lesions and patchy hair loss. Continue reading “[4 min watch] General dermatology: Hair loss and lesions (Real patient case study)”

[WEBINAR] Introduction to dermatology: Facial skin conditions

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With the shift to wearing face masks in many states and areas of Australia, skin conditions affecting the face are increasing in prevalence, particularly acne, rosacea and facial dermatitis. In this interactive webinar, specialist Dermatologist Dr Niyati Sharma presents on skin conditions affecting the face. Continue reading “[WEBINAR] Introduction to dermatology: Facial skin conditions”

[3 min watch] General dermatology: Real patient case study

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How would you manage this general dermatology patient in your practice? In this short snippet from the HealthCert Professional Certificate of General Dermatology course, Dr Christopher Ross takes us through a real case study featuring a 32-year-old female patient presenting with a facial rash. Continue reading “[3 min watch] General dermatology: Real patient case study”

[3 min watch] How to manage acne patients

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Acne is one of the most common skin concerns presented in general practice and can have long-term effects on a patient’s physical appearance and mental health. In this short video, Skin Cancer & Aesthetic Medicine Doctor Di King shares how to manage acne patients in the primary care setting.
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[1 min watch] Benefits of offering chemical peels in primary care

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Do you see patients with dry, sun damaged or acne-prone skin? Dr Isabelle Jonsson-Lear (GP, Skin Cancer & Aesthetic Medicine Doctor) speaks about the benefits of adding chemical peels to the services you already offer in your primary care or skin cancer practice. Continue reading “[1 min watch] Benefits of offering chemical peels in primary care”

[2 min read] How does sunscreen prevent photoageing?

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Sun damage is a common skin concern seen in primary care – from sunburns to pigmentation, sun spots, wrinkles and skin cancers. Research Review‘s latest educational series focuses on sunscreen and photoageing, with expert commentary by dermatologists. It explores the mechanisms of skin photoageing and the role of sunscreen as an adjunctive sun protection measure in the prevention of photoaeging. Continue reading “[2 min read] How does sunscreen prevent photoageing?”

[WEBINAR] Managing hand dermatitis in general practice

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In this webinar, specialist Dermatologist Dr Ryan De Cruz presents on the growing and serious presentation of hand dermatitis.

Dr De Cruz tailors the learning of this condition to general practitioners and healthcare professionals who are seeing increased instances given the current environment with COVID-19.  Continue reading “[WEBINAR] Managing hand dermatitis in general practice”

[3 min read] 5 tips for your patients with hand dermatitis

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The current public health pandemic (COVID-19) has compelled the community to increase and maintain their hygiene practices. Effective and thorough hand washing has been a key part of this strategy, however an unintended consequence of this has been a surge in cases of hand dermatitis. Continue reading “[3 min read] 5 tips for your patients with hand dermatitis”

[5 min read] 8 foods to help improve your patients’ skin

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An unhealthy diet can damage the metabolism, cause weight gain and lead to chronic health conditions including diabetes and heart disease. Diet also impacts the skin, contributing to conditions such as acne, ageing and many other concerns that can affect patients’ self-esteem and quality of life. Continue reading “[5 min read] 8 foods to help improve your patients’ skin”