Ethical considerations in dermatologic photography.

@article{Lakdawala2012EthicalCI,
  title={Ethical considerations in dermatologic photography.},
  author={Nikita Lakdawala and Demian Fontanella and Jane M Grant-Kels},
  journal={Clinics in dermatology},
  year={2012},
  volume={30 5},
  pages={
          486-91
        }
}
In dermatology, clinical photographs are an essential component of patient care, enabling clinicians to document changes in skin pathology over time. Recent advances in digital technology and the electronic medical record have revolutionized clinical photography; however, these advances bring with them new ethical, legal, and social concerns. Photographs, more than other forms of documentation, have the potential to make patients uncomfortable. The act of photography, especially for those… CONTINUE READING

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