PURPOSE: To provide the wound care practitioner with an updated overview of the epidemiology, clinical presentation, treatment, and prevention of skin cancer.
TARGET AUDIENCE: This continuing education activity is intended for physicians and nurses with an interest in skin and wound care.
OBJECTIVES: After participating in this educational activity, the participant should be better able to:
1. Describe the epidemiology, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation of skin cancer.
2. Discuss the diagnosis, management, and prevention of skin cancer.