Through fifteen quick-hitting cases, this session will review select dermatologic rashes and neoplasms, both benign and malignant, that are commonly encountered by primary care physicians. Clinical descriptions of acne, alopecia areata, atopic dermatitis/eczema, lichen planus, pityriasis rosea, psoriasis, rosacea, seborrheic dermatitis, stasis dermatitis, tinea cruris/corporis/unguium, acrochordon, cherry angioma, seborrheic keratosis, actinic keratosis, basal cell carcinoma, squamous cell carcinoma, and melanoma are provided, followed by suggestions for treatment and management within the scope of primary care. Recommendations as to when to refer patients to Dermatology are noted. Reference atlas, textbook, website, and mobile application recommendations are also provided.
Guest: Robert A. Baldor, MD, FAAFPMusic Credit: Richard Onorato
Most primary care clinicians treating patients with male androgenetic alopecia are unfamiliar with studies looking at off-label use of medications for this condition. In this episode, you will hear a review of an important recent meta-analysis published in JAMA Dermatology that highlights the efficacy of commonly used agents to treat this condition.