Primary Practice and the New Melanoma Guidelines | Webinar 1
Professor John Thompson AO discusses the background of the new Clinical Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Melanoma and how it pertains to primary care skin cancer professionals, including the updated recommendations for excision margins, management of patients following diagnosis of melanoma in situ, and more. This webinar was hosted by Skin Cancer College Australasia in conjunction with Melanoma Institute Australia.
Professor John Thompson AO
Surgical Oncologist, Melanoma Institute Australia | Professor of Melanoma and Surgical Oncology, The University of Sydney
- List the updated recommendations for GPs In relation to the new Clinical Guidelines for the Diagnosis and Management of Melanoma.
- Identify the changes to excision margins and management of patients following diagnosis of melanoma in situ.
- Develop a systematic approach based on the new guidelines to analysing skin lesions including safety framework for when and how to review and monitor lesions.