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Fibroproliferative conditions: Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease

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This education is accredited: RACGP 2 CPD, ACRRM 1 CME PD.

Fibroproliferative conditions such as Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease can greatly impact a person's quality of life through difficulty in performing basic daily tasks. This activity will help GPs understand the incidence, aetiology, prognosis and treatment options of these conditions.

On completion of this education activity participants will be able to:
  • Describe the clinical presentations and incidence for Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease.
  • Examine and evaluate patients for Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease.
  • Outline non-surgical treatment options for Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease.
  • Locate a certified specialist who can administer collagenase injections.
This activity is sponsored by Actelion.
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Fibroproliferative conditions: Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease - education
Fibroproliferative conditions: Dupuytren’s contracture and Peyronie’s disease - evaluation