[5 min watch] Second opinion & clinico-pathologic correlation Part 2: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano

skin cancer update

In this second part of a four-part series, Prof Giuseppe Argenziano discusses the way in which a second opinion by an experienced dermatopathologist can significantly improve the clinical management of patients with melanoma. Continue reading “[5 min watch] Second opinion & clinico-pathologic correlation Part 2: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano”

[Podcast] Total body photography in skin cancer medicine | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson

total body photography

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer, National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Dr Scott Arnold (Skin Cancer Doctor, National Skin Cancer Centres) about the use of total body photography in primary care skin cancer medicine. Continue reading “[Podcast] Total body photography in skin cancer medicine | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson”

[Podcast] LED light therapy for wound care and acne | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson

LED light therapy

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Chief Medical Officer, National Skin Cancer Centres) speaks with Dr Di King (Skin Cancer & Aesthetic Medicine Doctor, National Skin Cancer Centres) about the use of LED light therapy for acne and for wound healing after skin cancer surgery. Continue reading “[Podcast] LED light therapy for wound care and acne | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson”

[4 min watch] Second opinion & clinico-pathologic correlation Part 1: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano

skin cancer update

In this first part of a four-part series, Prof Giuseppe Argenziano discusses the way in which a second opinion by an experienced dermatopathologist can significantly improve the clinical management of patients with melanoma. Continue reading “[4 min watch] Second opinion & clinico-pathologic correlation Part 1: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano”

[2 min watch] Top tips for communicating with pathologists

If you see patients with skin cancer concerns, you might spend a lot of time communicating with pathologists to reach a diagnosis for your patients. In this short video, Prof David Wilkinson provides his top tips for effectively communicating with pathologists to achieve faster and more accurate results. Continue reading “[2 min watch] Top tips for communicating with pathologists”

[10 min read] Sentinel lymph node biopsy: Where do we stand?

sentinel lymph node biopsy

This month’s research article is about sentinel lymph node biopsy (SLNB), and is in the form of a viewpoint from two clinicians at the centre of excellence that is Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York. Continue reading “[10 min read] Sentinel lymph node biopsy: Where do we stand?”

[4 min watch] Top 5 tips for performing skin checks

skin checks

If you are a primary care practitioner or Skin Cancer Doctor who regularly sees patients with skin cancer concerns, catch Dr Hamilton Ayres’ top five tips for performing skin cancer checks in the primary care setting. Continue reading “[4 min watch] Top 5 tips for performing skin checks”

[7 min watch] Managing melanoma in the future: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano | August 2021

melanoma

In this skin cancer update video, Professor Giuseppe Argenziano shares a few thoughts on the future of managing melanoma. In particular, he speaks about possible changes to excision, follow-up, sentinel lymph node biopsy and adjuvant therapy for various stages of melanoma. Continue reading “[7 min watch] Managing melanoma in the future: Prof Giuseppe Argenziano | August 2021”

[Resource] Melanoma treatment guidelines 2021

melanoma guidelines

If you see patients with skin cancer concerns in your practice, it is essential that you stay up to date with the latest melanoma guidelines. This helpful guide prepared by Professor David Wilkinson – who designed and led the development of the only Master of Medicine degree in skin cancer – provides an outline for the management of melanoma in a primary care or skin cancer practice. Continue reading “[Resource] Melanoma treatment guidelines 2021”

[Podcast] Treating actinic keratosis with daylight photodynamic therapy | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson

photodynamic therapy

Welcome to this podcast series, Conversations with Professor David Wilkinson! In this episode, Prof David Wilkinson (Deputy Vice-Chancellor at Macquarie University) speaks with Dr Francis Tan – a dedicated Skin Cancer Doctor who has practised in the field since 1994 – about daylight photodynamic therapy as a front-line treatment for actinic keratosis. Continue reading “[Podcast] Treating actinic keratosis with daylight photodynamic therapy | Conversations with Prof David Wilkinson”