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Medical tattooing for lasting skin camouflage

Medical tattooing for lasting skin camouflage

Format

Knowledge

Time to Complete

0.25 hours

Published

March 31, 2017

Updated

March 31, 2017
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Programme Description

Medical tattooing has distinct cosmetic and psychological advantages for patients, writes Dawn Cragg. Key learning points for healthcare professionals include signs and symptoms, making a diagnosis and high-risk drugs.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Identify patients who may benefit from medical tattooing
  • Advise patients on possible outcomes
  • Understand possible limitations of medical tattooing
  • Authors

    Activity author
    Dawn Cragg
    Medical and cosmetic tattooist
    Nottinghamshire
    UK

    Test author
    Dr Ravi Ramanathan
    GP
    London
    UK

    Instructions

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (0.25 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. This activity is offered at no cost.

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    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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