Advance your dermatology knowledge with the new MIMS Learning plan

Update your dermatology knowledge with an advanced dermatology learning plan from MIMS Learning.

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The new plan, worth 11 CPD credits, is based on the September edition of MIMS Learning Dermatology, and features essential topics for GPs in an engaging, interactive learning format.

MIMS Learning is offering one free taster module on child protection in dermatology. A MIMS Learning membership for just £129+VAT per year gives you access to all modules in the plan, plus over 100 more dermatology modules and over 400 modules on other topics.

The plan is comprised of the following modules.

Child protection in dermatology 1 CPD credit
FREE module: Dr Helen Goodyear provides an overview of dermatological signs and symptoms that may indicate child abuse, along with differential diagnoses.

Early diagnosis of Lyme disease 1 CPD credit
This interactive module, updated in 2018, discusses the clinical features of Lyme disease and how it can be managed.

Skin cancer: risk factors and identification 1 CPD credit
Dr Kara Heelan’s interactive learning module outlines risk factors for skin cancer, and when to consider referral.

Common vulval conditions: diagnosis and management 1 CPD credit
Dr Abdelmageed Abdelrahman offers an overview of the clinical characteristics, diagnosis and management of common vulval conditions.

Test your knowledge of dermatology: September 2018 0.25 CPD credits
Test your knowledge of the dermatology topics covered in the September issue of MIMS Learning Dermatology.

Systemic lupus erythematosus: clinical review 1.5 CPD credits
This article, updated in 2018, reviews the management of systemic lupus erythematosus including pharmacological options.

Radiation-induced skin damage 0.5 CPD credits
This interactive module explains the characteristics of acute and late-onset radiodermatitis in patients who have undergone radiotherapy

Uses of phototherapy for the treatment of skin disease 1 CPD credit
Dr Ljubomir Novakovic and colleagues outline the uses of phototherapy in the treatment of skin conditions, in an interactive learning module.

Scabies diagnosis and treatment: an update 1 CPD credit
Dr Tatiana Welsch and colleagues describe the symptoms and clinical features of scabies and advise on treatment

Vulval lichen sclerosus  0.5 CPD credits
Consultant dermatologists Dr Randa Akel and Dr Claire Fuller summarise evidence-based recommendations for diagnosis and treatment in adult women and girls.

Pemphigus vulgaris guideline review 0.25 CPD credits
In an interactive module, Dr Nigel Stollery reviews expert guidelines on the treatment of pemphigus vulgaris (PV).

Managing skin lesions with liquid nitrogen cryotherapy 1 CPD credit
Treatment of skin lesions with liquid nitrogen cryotherapy is the subject of this interactive learning module by Professor Rodger Charlton.

Epidermolysis bullosa 0.50 CPD credits
Dr Ajoy Barhan and Professor Adrian Heagerty describe the clinical features of epidermolysis bullosa (EB) and discuss management of this debilitating condition.

Non-surgical skin tightening 0.25 CPD credits
This interactive module covers non-surgical skin tightening devices used in aesthetic dermatology.

Blushing and social anxiety case study 0.25 CPD credits
This interactive module describes the case of a man with severe blushing who was successfully treated with cognitive behavioural therapy.

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