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Description

Method of Participation in the Learning Process/Evaluation Method

Successful completion of this activity includes reading the entire article and successfully completing the post-quiz and an evaluation form.

Getting the Most out of the Activity

As you prepare to participate in this activity, please reflect on your practice and your patients and identify clinical challenges you hope to have addressed.

While participating in the training, identify ways you can use newly acquired knowledge, strategies, and skills to enhance patient outcomes and your own professional development.

Purpose of Activity

To provide information about the diagnosis and management of cutaneous psoriasis.

Learning Objectives/Outcomes

After completing this continuing education activity you will be able to:

  1. Describe the epidemiology, pathophysiology, clinical presentation, assessment, and diagnosis of the types and subtypes of psoriasis.
  2. Explain the use of topical treatments, intralesional steroids, phototherapy, conventional systemic treatments, biologic agents, and pain medicines for psoriasis.
Price: $22.00

Credits:

  • ACCME 1.0 CME

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Lippincott Continuing Medical Education Institute, Inc. designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Professions: Physician
Test Code: ASWC0219
Published: Feb 2019
Expires: 1/31/2021
Passing Score: 13/18 (72%)
Authors: Alisa Brandon, MSc; Asfandyar Mufti, MD; R. Gary Sibbald, DSc (Hons), MD, MEd, BSc, FRCPC (Med Derm), ABIM, FAAD, MAPWCA