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:
indications/contraindications for the use of skin biopsies in the diagnosis of
• Recognize the benefits and risks of higher dosages when
using isotretinoin to treat cystic acne.
• Identify the absolute
contraindication for prescribing isotretinoin with a combined oral
• 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.
American Academy of Dermatology designates this enduring material for a maximum
of 2.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. 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
Credits and may be used toward the AAD Continuing Medical Education Award.
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