Skin cancer: surgical and medical management
Heslop, Ian, and Smithson, John (2008) Skin cancer: surgical and medical management. Hospital Pharmacist, 15 (2). pp. 47-52.
|PDF (Published Version) - Repository staff only - Requires a PDF viewer such as GSview, Xpdf or Adobe Acrobat Reader|
View at Publisher Website: http://www.pharmj.com/Hospital/Editorial...
Skin cancer is a significant worldwide health issue. Increasing rates of precancerous and cancerous lesions are being reported — not just in tropical or “sunny” countries, but also in temperate countries such as the UK.
The Australian state of Queensland has the world’s highest incidence of all types of skin cancer. Consequently, the country’s medical services have pioneered a number of good practice initiatives that have influenced the practice standards in other countries.
This article will summarise the management of three of the most common forms of skin cancer.
|Item Type:||Article (Refereed Research - C1)|
Hospical Pharmacist (ISSN: 1352-7967) was published in 2000-2008. Currently, it's known as Clinical Pharmacist (ISSN: 1758-9061).
|Keywords:||skin cancer; basal cell carcinomas; squamous cell carcinomas (SCC); melanoma|
|FoR Codes:||11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1199 Other Medical and Health Sciences > 119999 Medical and Health Sciences not elsewhere classified @ 0%|
11 MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES > 1103 Clinical Sciences > 110304 Dermatology @ 100%
|SEO Codes:||92 HEALTH > 9299 Other Health > 929999 Health not elsewhere classified @ 100%|
|Deposited On:||11 Mar 2010 11:37|
|Last Modified:||01 Sep 2011 16:53|
Last 12 Months: 0
|Citation Counts with External Providers:|
Repository Staff Only: item control page