Evidence base: Malignant melanoma

A summary of the evidence behind the presentation, diagnosis and management of malignant melanoma

Dermoscopic image: irregularly shaped, pigmented naevus (Author image)
Dermoscopic image: irregularly shaped, pigmented naevus (Author image)

Clinical trials

  • Green AC, Williams GM, Logan V et al. Reduced melanoma after regular sunscreen use: randomized trial follow-up. J Clin Oncol 2011; 29: 257-63.
  • Lazovich D, Vogel RI, Berwick M et al. Indoor tanning and risk of melanoma. Cancer Epidemiol Biomarkers Prev 2010: 19; 1557-68.

Guidelines

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Contributed by Dr James Langtry, consultant dermatologist and dermatological surgeon, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle-upon-Tyne.

 

 

 

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