Diagnostic Accuracy of Patients in Performing Skin Self-examination and the Impact of Photography Academic Article uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Dysplastic Nevus Syndrome
  • Photography
  • Self Care
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • Access to baseline photography improved the diagnostic accuracy of SSE on the back and chest or abdomen and improved detection of changing and new moles. Our results suggest that baseline digital photography in tandem with SSE may be effective in improving the diagnostic accuracy of patients performing SSE.

publication date

  • January 2004

Research

keywords

  • Academic Article

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1001/archderm.140.1.57

PubMed ID

  • 14732661

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 57

end page

  • 62

volume

  • 140

number

  • 1