Evidence-based follow-up for the patient with melanoma Review uri icon

Overview

MeSH Major

  • Evidence-Based Medicine
  • Melanoma
  • Skin Neoplasms

abstract

  • This article reviews the best evidence available to guide the follow-up of┬ápatients with melanoma, focusing on incidence of, and detection of, melanoma recurrence, frequency of follow-up visits, yield of, laboratory and radiographic tests, outcomes of patients with recurrent melanoma based on method of detection, detection of secondary melanomas, and stage-specific follow-up.

publication date

  • January 2011

Research

keywords

  • Review

Identity

Language

  • eng

Digital Object Identifier (DOI)

  • 10.1016/j.soc.2010.09.009

PubMed ID

  • 21111966

Additional Document Info

start page

  • 181

end page

  • 200

volume

  • 20

number

  • 1