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Managing vitiligo: diagnosis and treatment

Managing vitiligo: diagnosis and treatment




Time to Complete

1 hour


September 3, 2015


September 7, 2018

Programme Description

Dr Jonathan Batchelor discusses the clinical features of vitiligo, differential diagnoses, management options and current research. This module, based on a presentation at MIMS Clinical Update 2015, brings you expert opinion and key learning points in an audiovisual format. You can play the presentation at a time to suit you, pause and continue as needed. A CPD certificate is awarded for completing this module.

NB: 18 out of 36 clinical images are unavailable in this presentation.

Educational Objectives

After taking this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Examine a patient with suspected vitiligo
  • List the distinguishing characteristics
  • Understand the association between vitiligo and autoimmune disease
  • Appreciate the psychological impact of the disease
  • Expert speaker and test author

    Dr Jonathan Batchelor
    Consultant Dermatologist
    Derby Teaching Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust
    Honorary Consultant Assistant Professor
    Centre of Evidence-Based Dermatology
    University of Nottingham
    United Kingdom


    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 1 learning credits (1 hour 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.


    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