October 2013 Dialogues in Dermatology Issue
Includes 3 Interviews:
Diagnosing Neuropathies with the Skin Biopsy
Deon Wolpowitz, MD
interviewed by Rhonda Klein, MD
Medical Therapeutics in Acne
Steven Cohen, MD, MPH interviewed by
Jane Yoo, MD
Skin Cancers in Organ Transplant Recipients
Tom Stasko, MD
interviewed by Edward H. Yob, DO
Target Audience: Dermatologists and other health care
professionals who wish to access and update their current knowledge of
Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this learning
activity, participants should be able to:
ï¿½ Identify indications/contraindications for the use of skin
biopsies in the diagnosis of neuropathies.
ï¿½ Recognize the benefits and risks
of higher dosages when using isotretinoin to treat cystic acne.
the absolute contraindication for prescribing isotretinoin with a combined oral
ï¿½ Describe methods to detect, diagnose, and manage skin cancer
in organ transplant recipients on immunosuppressive therapy.
CME credit is only available to purchasers. CME expires September
The American Academy of
Dermatology is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical
Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Academy of Dermatology designates this enduring material for a maximum of 2.00
AMA PRA Category 1 Creditsï¿½. Physicians should claim only the
credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
AAD Recognized Credit Statement
Dialogues in Dermatology
is recognized by the American Academy of Dermatology for 2.00 AAD Recognized
Credit and may be used toward the AAD Continuing Medical Education Award.
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