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In this interview, Professor Dedee Murrell discusses the differential diagnosis of scalp psoriasis, and topical products available to help manage the condition.

Participate in this module to refresh your knowledge in assessing women in their 20s, 30s and 40s who present with heavy bleeding.

What is the GP's role in cancer screening?

Are you confident in assessing patients who present with cognitive impairment?

This activity will guide you through the epidemiology of skin cancers in Australia, including prevention, diagnosis and management.

Discussing incontinence with our patients can be difficult - learn how to assess and manage urinary and faecal incontinence effectively and guide patient self-care

Common Eye Conditions

This education discusses the common causes of vision loss, the presenting features, diagnostic assessments and management. Indications for referral and the contents of referral letters to the optometrist/ophthalmologist are detailed.

Guides: Shared antenatal care

Recent Australian guidelines promote collaboration, evidence-based practice and a greater role for primary health providers in maternity care. This guide outlines a summary of the pathways that enable health professionals to provide safe, woman-centred care.

Key principles in managing scalp psoriasis

Recent studies have indicated that 60-80% of psoriasis patients have involvement of the scalp, an area of the body that produces a lot of scale and dandruff and can be highly embarrassing for effected patients. In this interview, Professor Dedee Murrell discusses the differential diagnosis of scalp psoriasis, and topical products available to help manage the condition.

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