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Actinic Keratosis: Beyond Liquid Nitrogen
Ticket required for admission, no tuition fee. Ticket holds seat for only 15 minutes after the official start time.
Friday, August 17
1:00 PM - 2:30 PM
Siegrid S. Yu, MD, FAAD
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:
- Outline therapeutic considerations when confronted with actinic keratoses.
- Discuss various modalities for field treatment of precancerous lesions.
- Design a therapeutic ladder and formulate combination treatment for more challenging cases.
This session will enable the physician to methodically evaluate patients with actinic keratoses and approach management in a logical, step-wise manner. Treatment options for mild to intractable field cancerization will be discussed, including topical agents, photodynamic therapy, resurfacing, chemowraps, and oral medications. Case-based review will highlight practical tips and factors important for medical decision-making.