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DERMATOLOGY

Illustrated articles, audio modules and picture quizzes on a range of dermatological conditions seen in primary care, including rashes, lesions, complications of underlying conditions such as diabetes, and skin conditions linked to immune disorders and allergy. All educational activities carry CPD credits that contribute towards GPs' and nurses' appraisal and revalidation requirements.

MIMS Dermatology is a biannual medical journal for healthcare professionals with a special interest in dermatology, whether GPs with a special interest, GPs, nurses or consultant dermatologists.

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MIMS Dermatology March 2018 learning planExternal web site

This learning plan for healthcare professionals with an interest in dermatology includes modules from the ...

Dermatology learning plan 1External web site

Clinical challenges in diagnosis and management of skin conditions are covered in this learning plan ...

Dermatology learning plan 2External web site

Clinical challenges in diagnosis and management of skin conditions are covered in this learning plan ...

Identifiying and managing skin conditions audiovisual learning planExternal web site

Identifying potentially malignant lesions, treating actinic keratosis, identifying rashes, managing child eczema, assessing patients for ...

0.50 Credits
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Red flags

Hirsutism - red flag symptomsExternal web site

This interactive module, updated in 2018 by Dr Pipin Singh
, examines the possible causes of hirsutism...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Medically unexplained symptoms in primary careExternal web site

In this case-based activity, Dr Toni Hazell discusses management of medically unexplained symptoms in...

0.25 Credits
Quiz

Test your knowledge of dermatology: September 2018External web site

Test your knowledge of the dermatology topics covered in the September 2018 issue of MIMS Dermatology...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Vulval lichen sclerosusExternal web site

In this interactive module, Dr Randa Akel and Dr Claire Fuller summarise evidence-based recommendations...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Radiation-induced skin damageExternal web site

In this interactive module, Professor Richard White, explains how to spot acute and late-onset radiodermatitis...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Uses of phototherapy for the treatment of skin diseaseExternal web site

Dr Ljubomir Novakovic and colleagues outline the uses of phototherapy in the treatment of skin conditions...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Scabies diagnosis and treatment: an updateExternal web site

Dr Tatiana Welsch and colleagues describe the symptoms and clinical features of scabies and advise on...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Early diagnosis of Lyme diseaseExternal web site

This interactive module, updated in 2018, discusses the clinical features of Lyme disease and how it...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Epidermolysis bullosaExternal web site

Dr Ajoy Barhan and Professor Adrian Heagerty describe the clinical features of epidermolysis bullosa...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Pemphigus vulgaris guideline reviewExternal web site

In an interactive module, Dr Nigel Stollery reviews expert guidelines on the treatment of pemphigus...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Managing skin lesions with liquid nitrogen cryotherapyExternal web site

Treatment of skin lesions with liquid nitrogen cryotherapy is the subject of this interactive learning...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Skin cancer: risk factors and identificationExternal web site

In this interactive module, Dr Kara Heelan outlines key risk factors for skin cancer and when to consider...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Non-surgical skin tighteningExternal web site

This interactive module by Dr Paul Charlson covers non-surgical skin tightening devices used in aesthetic...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Child protection in dermatologyExternal web site

This free module provides a taster of the interactive learning materials on MIMS Learning, and forms...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Blushing and social anxiety case studyExternal web site

In this interactive module, Adela Kacorova and Dr Holly Milling describe the case of a man with severe...

1.00 Credits
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Interactive CPD

Oral health conditions in primary careExternal web site

In this case-based module, Dr Toni Hazell discusses oral health problems, including how to deal with...

0.50 Credits
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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live, 8 June 2018 - SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live, 8 June 2018 event in London. Topics covered include...

0.25 Credits
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Interactive CPD

Foot conditions: differential diagnosisExternal web site

In an interactive learning activity, Dr Nigel Stollery presents four case studies of foot conditions...

0.50 Credits
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Presentation Slides

MIMS Learning Live, 13 April 2018 - SlidesExternal web site

Presentation slides from the MIMS Learning Live, 13 April 2018 event in Reading. Topics covered include...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Common vulval conditions: diagnosis and managementExternal web site

Dr Abdelmageed Abdelrahman offers an overview of the clinical characteristics, diagnosis and management...

0.50 Credits
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Quiz

Test your diagnostic skills with 10 clinical pictures. Quiz 1External web site

Test your knowledge of skin and mouth conditions with this 10-question pictorial quiz based on hypothetical...

0.50 Credits
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Quiz

Test your diagnostic skills with 10 clinical pictures. Quiz 2External web site

Test your knowledge of skin, mouth and other conditions with this 10-question pictorial quiz based on...

0.50 Credits
Quiz

Test your knowledge of dermatology: March 2018External web site

Test your knowledge of the dermatology topics covered in the March 2018 issue of MIMS Dermatology. The...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Urticaria triggers and treatmentExternal web site

Amena Warner from Allergy UK gives an overview of urticaria, including common triggers, physical urticaria...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Skin pigmentation: differential diagnosisExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery discusses the usual presenting features of four disorders — including naevus anaemicus...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Cysts: differential diagnosisExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery compares four presentations and offers clues for their diagnosis including epidermoid...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Primary care management of actinic keratosisExternal web site

Actinic keratosis is common and can usually be managed in primary care. Dr Nigel Stollery gives an overview...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Acne management recommendations: a comparisonExternal web site

In December 2017, French best practice guidelines on acne were updated. Dr Nigel Stollery compares the...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Cellulitis: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr Ava Lee and Dr Nick Levell review the causes, diagnosis and management of cellulitis, along with...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Treatment of a recalcitrant verrucaExternal web site

Dr Anton Alexandroff describes the case of a 33-year-old man who had tried several treatments to manage...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Skin reaction to AK treatmentExternal web site

Dr Nigel Stollery describes a skin reaction experienced by a man who did not use his topical actinic...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Married couple with matching lesionsExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Roberts presents the unusual case of Mycobacterium marinum infection in a married...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Persistent itchy rashExternal web site

Dr Louise Newson describes the case of a 34-year-old man with an intensely itchy rash on his elbows...

0.25 Credits
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Knowledge

Facial augmentation in menExternal web site

Most cosmetic facial procedures are done on women, but men are increasingly looking to enhance their...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Oral signs and symptoms of systemic diseaseExternal web site

Dr Matthew West highlights oral pathology that may indicate underlying illness. Key learning points...

0.50 Credits
Webcast

Dry skin and eczemaExternal web site

This module reviews the outcomes of a cost-effectiveness analysis of patient emollient therapy and prescriptions...

The content of this presentation has been reviewed, approved and paid for by Johnson & Johnson Ltd. Date of preparation: January 2018; UK/AV/17-10280b
0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Therapeutic options in hyperhidrosisExternal web site

Dr Anton Alexandroff and Dr Louise Dunford offer a quick refresher on therapeutic options for patients...

0.50 Credits
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Expert Perspective

Management of contact dermatitisExternal web site

Dr Graham Johnston gives an overview of evidence-based recommendations for the management of contact...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Scalp necrosis secondary to giant cell arteritisExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Roberts describes the case of an 87-year-old woman who presented with headache, lethargy...

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Knowledge

Diagnosis of common hair loss conditionsExternal web site

Hair loss can severely affect patients. Dr Anton Alexandroff describes the most common types of alopecia...

1.00 Credits
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Expert Perspective

Skin problems in haematological diseaseExternal web site

Dr Ekaterina Burova and colleagues describe dermatological signs and symptoms that may indicate a blood...

0.25 Credits
Knowledge

Test your knowledge of dermatology: September 2017External web site

Test your knowledge of the dermatology topics covered in the September 2017 issue of MIMS Dermatology...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Basal cell carcinoma: clinical reviewExternal web site

Dr David Brass and Dr Neil Rajan discuss the risk factors for BCC, making the diagnosis and management...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Psychosocial problems in a patient with vitiligoExternal web site

This case study describes the diagnosis and management of a vitiligo in a patient with pigmented skin...

0.50 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Diagnosis and management of tricky dermatological casesExternal web site

Dr Brian Malcolm discusses the presentation, diagnosis and management of four cases. Key learning points...

1.50 Credits
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Clinical Review

Bullous pemphigoid: clinical reviewExternal web site

Consultant dermatologist Dr James Powell explains the diagnosis and management of bullous pemphigoid...

0.50 Credits
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Expert Perspective

New treatments for psoriasisExternal web site

Dr Elizabeth Roberts and Dr Shanti Ayob give an update on new treatment options for patients with psoriasis...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Acute skin problems in childrenExternal web site

Dr Catriona Maybury and Dr Alya Abdul-Wahab review the diagnosis and management of common paediatric...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Identifying oral cancerExternal web site

This article by dental nurse and adviser at the Oral Health Foundation, Karen Coates, discusses how...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Diagnosis of cutaneous vasculitisExternal web site

Dr James Miller and Dr Anton Alexandroff consider classification, clinical features and suitable investigations...

0.50 Credits
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Knowledge

Guidelines for the management of TEN and SJSExternal web site

Professor Chris Bunker discusses new guidance on the recognition and management of SJS/TEN. Key learning...

0.25 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Skin reaction after progestogen implant case studyExternal web site

Dr Rajiv Ghurye, Dr Suma Sreeshyla and Dr Simon Giles describe an unusual cause of Koebner’s phenomenon...

0.50 Credits
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Patient Case Study

Pitted keratolysis resulting from hyperhidrosis case studyExternal web site

Dr Maria-Angeliki Gkini and Dr Anshoo Sahota discuss clinical diagnosis and treatment options for pitted...

0.50 Credits
Patient Case Study

Four presentations of skin conditionsExternal web site

Dr Brian Malcolm discusses the presentation, diagnosis and management of four cases. Key learning points...

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Knowledge

Medical tattooing for lasting skin camouflageExternal web site

Medical tattooing has distinct cosmetic and psychological advantages for patients, writes Dawn Cragg...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Management of cutaneous viral wartsExternal web site

Dr Anton Alexandroff discusses clinical presentations and the latest advice on therapeutics for cutaneous...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Developments in melanoma treatmentExternal web site

Dr Stamatina Verykiou reviews established and novel therapeutic approaches for malignant melanoma. Key...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Diagnosing dermatitis artefactaExternal web site

Dr Padma Mohandas and Dr Anthony Bewley consider clinical features and offer consultation strategies...

1.00 Credits
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Knowledge

Dermatological conditions in pigmented skinExternal web site

Dr Emily Rudd and Dr Claire Fuller discuss conditions specific to pigmented skin. Key learning points...

1.00 Credits
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Audio

Malignancy and actinic disease: is this malignant?External web site

Dr John McKenna outlines diagnosis of potentially malignant lesions, recent guidance on melanoma relevant...

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