U044 - Hospital Dermatology
Saturday, February 17; 4:30 PM - 5:30 PM
Following this course, the attendee should be able to:
- Recognize common and complex dermatologic diseases in hospitalized adult and pediatric patients.
- Review the differential diagnosis of common and complex dermatologic diseases in hospitalized adult and pediatric patients.
- Diagnose and manage skin diseases in common and complex dermatologic diseases in hospitalized adult and pediatric patients.
We will discuss the important role of the dermatologist as part of the team caring for hospitalized adult and pediatric patients in the inpatient as well as outpatient day hospital settings. We will present common and unusual cases that are encountered in the hospital and on the consultative service. Valuable diagnostic and therapeutic interventions will be reviewed with an emphasis on clinical pathologic correlation. We will review diagnostic and management issues of both common and serious skin conditions in a case-based, interactive format with audience participation. The target audience is dermatologists in a general and pediatric practice. This activity has been approved by the American Board of Dermatology (ABD) for up to 10 MOC Component 2 Self-Assessment points. For more information about MOC, please visit the ABD website at www.abderm.org.
- Bridges, Alina G., DO: no financial relationships exist with commercial interests.