Melanoma in private practice: do dermatologists make a difference?

Abstract

Malignant melanoma is a major contributor to Australian morbidity and mortality. In this era of resource rationalisation, we seek to address the issue of whether routine full-skin examination by a dermatologist, rather than focussed examination of flagged lesions, will increase melanoma diagnosis. A retrospective chart review was undertaken between 1 July… (More)
DOI: 10.1111/j.1440-0960.2009.00554.x

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@article{Cherian2009MelanomaIP, title={Melanoma in private practice: do dermatologists make a difference?}, author={Paul Cherian and Clare P Tait}, journal={The Australasian journal of dermatology}, year={2009}, volume={50 4}, pages={257-60} }