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Basal cell carcinoma: clinical review

Basal cell carcinoma: clinical review

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Clinical Review

Time to Complete

1.5 hours


October 2, 2017


April 12, 2018

Programme Description

Dr David Brass and Dr Neil Rajan discuss the risk factors for BCC, making the diagnosis and management. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include examination and measurement of the lesion, clinical features and current treatments.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Appreciate the incidence of BCC
  • List the clinical features of BCC subtypes
  • Risk stratify BCCs
  • Explain the current surgical and non-surgical treatments for BCC
  • Readers' comments


    ‘Diagnosing skin lesions can be a challenge and this module has highlighted what are the important features to look for and when to refer - very helpful.’


    Activity authors
    Dr David Brass
    Consultant dermatologist
    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Dr Neil Rajan
    Senior lecturer and honorary consultant dermatologist
    Newcastle upon Tyne

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1.5 learning credits (1.5 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs.


    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required

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