Event Information
Certificate In Primary Care Dermatology - Module 04 - Practical Procedures
21 PDP Core
FACRRM Recommended
Provide medical care in the ambulatory and community setting/Dermatology (DERM)

Certificate In Primary Care Dermatology - Module 04 - Practical Procedures

This self-paced on-line module is one of 25 modules comprising the Certificate in Primary Care Dermatology. The module consists of 15 topics which cover a wide range of practical procedures used in the management of dermatological conditions. The procedures covered are: Cryotherapy; Intralesional Cortisone; Local Anaesthesia; Biopsy Techniques; Curettage and Cautery; Surgical anatomy and Danger zones; Sutures and Suturing; Elliptical Excisions; Full Thickness Skin Grafts; Split Thickness Skin Grafts; Principles of Flap Repairs; Regional Closures; Surgical Dressings; Surgical Complications and Treatments;and Non Surgical Treatments of Skin Cancer. Each topic provides an overview of the indications, techniques, advantages, disadvantages and risks for the procedure/treatment modality, and in most cases PowerPoint presentations and video footage of the procedures being undertaken. Participants are expected to have completed specific reading from a prescribed text prior to commencing each topic.
  • Cryotherapy
  • Intralesional Steroid Injections
  • Local Anaesthesia
  • Biopsy Techniques
  • Curettage and Electrodessication
  • Surgical Anatomy and Danger Zones
  • Sutures and Suturing
  • Elliptical excisions
  • Full Thickness Skin Grafts
  • Split Thickness Skin Grafts
  • Principles of Flap Repairs
  • Regional Approach to Closures
  • Wound Dressings
  • Surgical Complications and Risk Management
  • Non Surgical Treatment of Skin Cancer

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Australian College of Rural and Remote Medicine (ACRRM)
ACRRM Online Services
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61 07 3105 8299
Level 2, 410 Queen Street
ACT, 4000