Psoriasis and Other Papulosquamous Disease

A$500.00
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Enrol to study with the most prestigious skin health training organisation in Australia.  This module is part of the Advanced Certificate of General Dermatology but can be taken as a stand-alone course.

This course requires 20 study hours. 

Meet your CPD requirements and maintain professional standards: 40 points at completion of course.

Full course content, date and fee information provided in the description below or on our website at GP Dermatology Courses

Enrolment date: enrolment dates do not apply for ACD Dermatology certificates. You may enrol at any point through the year. 

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Papulosquamous disorders are a diverse group of skin disorders that are identified by red to purple, raised, scaly patches on the skin, with well-defined borders. Papulosquamous disorders have many different causes and treatments.

Psoriasis is a common, chronic, inflammatory disease that can result in decreased quality of life. The disease is lifelong and characterized by chronic, recurrent exacerbations and remissions.

In this module you will learn to:

·         Diagnose psoriasis and some of its more ‘common’ clinical/morphological variants of Psoriasis

·         Diagnose some of the more ‘common’ Papulosquamous Diseases

·         Provide the facts required to confidently manage patients with mild to moderate Psoriasis and other Papulosquamous Diseases 

* Completion of this course will result in 40 CPD points from the RACGP and 20 study hours

Boost your confidence in Papulosquamous Disorder management and apply these principles as a guide for appropriate referral to a dermatologist when required. Call (02) 8741 4123 for more information!

These courses are designed to provide Doctors and related health professionals with knowledge and skills in a range of Dermatology and skin health areas to develop their expertise and confidence in dealing with patients who present with dermatological conditions. It aims to assist you in the day-to-day management of these patients and in making the decision as to when to refer a patient to a Dermatologist. 

Completion of this course does not provide you with qualifications in dermatology or guarantee you access into the ACD Specialist Training Program. In order to practice as a Specialist Dermatologist you must complete the ACD Specialist Training Program. Information on the Training Program requirements are outlined here:

Becoming a Dermatologist