Melanoma incidence and patient compliance in a targeted melanoma screening intervention. One-year follow-up in a large French cohort of high-risk patients.

@article{Rat2015MelanomaIA,
  title={Melanoma incidence and patient compliance in a targeted melanoma screening intervention. One-year follow-up in a large French cohort of high-risk patients.},
  author={C{\'e}dric Rat and Gaelle Quereux and Charlotte Grimault and Aur{\'e}lie Gaultier and Amir Khammari and Brigitte Dr{\'e}no and Jean Nguyen},
  journal={The European journal of general practice},
  year={2015},
  volume={21 2},
  pages={124-30}
}
BACKGROUND Early diagnosis of melanoma can save lives. However, mass screening is not recommended, and few studies have addressed targeted screening. OBJECTIVE To evaluate a targeted melanoma screening intervention by measuring the cumulative melanoma incidence and patient compliance with the screening. METHODS This was a prospective one-year follow-up… CONTINUE READING