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Posted on September 3, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
I practice primary care in both university campus clinics and high schools therefore; the majority of my patients are teenagers and young adults. I am aware and concerned by the facts that indicate the high risk of skin cancer in this population. I understand that the research indicates that only one blistering burn in childhood more than doubles that person’s risk of Melanoma. Furthermore, the statistics...
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Posted on August 26, 2014 by SpringBoard | 0 comments
After I started working in a dermatology clinic, I recognized that I had made errors diagnosing and treating dermatological problems while practicing in primary care.  Once in the specialty of dermatology, I decided to write Dermatology for the Advanced Practice Nurse for Nurse Practitioners in primary care to have a fast concise way to diagnose dermatological problems and identify treatment options.  When a patient presents...
Posted in: Nursing, Public Health