VCW1109 - Dermatology
3 points, SCA Band 3, 0.0625 EFTSL
Postgraduate Victorian College of Pharmacy
Leader: Robyn Rayner
This unit discusses the more common causes of cutaneous ulceration other than venous insufficiency i.e. skin cancer. The three main types of skin cancer are described, as are the principles of treatment and prognosis Other topics covered include clinical features and treatment of Eczema, Necrobiosis lipoidica, Pyoderma gangrenosum, Mycobacterium Ulcerans and Chromoblastomyosis
At the completion of this unit students will be able to:
Minor assignment (30%), major written assignment (60%), participation in online tutorials (10%).