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Common Dermatological Conditions City Health

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Delivery of this module will be online due to government-issued guidelines during the Covid-19 pandemic and may be made available face-to-face subject to Public Health England recommendations. Please submit your application and, once reviewed by the module leader, you will receive more specific information about the online delivery of your module and assessments.

Course overview

This course will cover:

  • Revision of the anatomy and physiology of the skin
  • Taking a dermatological history
  • Review of skin presentations in systemic illness
  • Recognise minor skin ailments, chronic skin disease and identify dermatological red flags
  • Tissue viability workshop

Course outcomes

Course outcomes

Increase in confidence assessing and diagnosing common skin presentations in practice.

Eligibility

Eligibility

Prerequisite knowledge

You must be a registered nurse to attend this course.

Assessment

Assessment

Face to face teaching, scenarios. No formal assessment.

Module leaders

  • Siobhan Hicks

    Siobhan Hicks is a Lecturer Practitioner in Primary Care Nursing, specialising in advanced practice, and has developed and managed courses to Masters Level, providing tutorial support based on vast experience of primary care.