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Dermoscopy Proficiency Expectations for US Dermatology Resident Physicians

Dermoscopy Proficiency Expectations for US Dermatology Resident Physicians Key PointsQuestionWhat are the learning constructs in dermoscopic image interpretation that represent an appropriate foundational proficiency for US dermatology resident physicians? FindingsIn this 2-phase modified Delphi survey of 26 pigmented lesion and dermoscopy experts, consensus was achieved identifying 32 diagnoses, 116 associated dermoscopic features, and 378 representative teaching images. MeaningA consensus was achieved among dermoscopy experts identifying the dermoscopic diagnoses, features, and images reflective of an appropriate foundational proficiency in dermoscopic image interpretation for dermatology residents; this list of validated objectives provides a consensus-based foundation of key learning points in dermoscopy to help residents achieve clinical proficiency. http://www.deepdyve.com/assets/images/DeepDyve-Logo-lg.png JAMA Dermatology American Medical Association

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Publisher
American Medical Association
Copyright
Copyright 2021 American Medical Association. All Rights Reserved.
ISSN
2168-6068
eISSN
2168-6084
DOI
10.1001/jamadermatol.2020.5213
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Abstract

Key PointsQuestionWhat are the learning constructs in dermoscopic image interpretation that represent an appropriate foundational proficiency for US dermatology resident physicians? FindingsIn this 2-phase modified Delphi survey of 26 pigmented lesion and dermoscopy experts, consensus was achieved identifying 32 diagnoses, 116 associated dermoscopic features, and 378 representative teaching images. MeaningA consensus was achieved among dermoscopy experts identifying the dermoscopic diagnoses, features, and images reflective of an appropriate foundational proficiency in dermoscopic image interpretation for dermatology residents; this list of validated objectives provides a consensus-based foundation of key learning points in dermoscopy to help residents achieve clinical proficiency.

Journal

JAMA DermatologyAmerican Medical Association

Published: Feb 6, 2021

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