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FMHS Dermatology

This dermatology course outlines clinical features and management of common and important or serious skin conditions.

It is designed for medical students during the clinical years. It includes text, images and interactive self-assessment. Look out for cases illustrating the topics discussed in the modules below.

The most important priorities for medical students with limited time to spend on Dermatology are to become confident in examination of the skin and in describing skin lesions and rashes – see Introduction module below. And practice!

  1. Introduction
  2. Skin infections
  3. Itchy skin diseases
  4. Scaly skin diseases
  5. Follicular skin diseases
  6. Miscellaneous inflammatory skin diseases
  7. Skin diseases with systemic features
  8. Benign and malignant skin lesions

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