Tag: skin cancer



How COVID-19 Caused Delays in Skin Cancer Diagnosis

When caught early, skin cancer, including melanoma is highly treatable. However, from March to May 2020 during the peak of the first wave of COVID-19, the pandemic closed many dermatology offices across the country — limiting patients’ access to the timely diagnosis and management of skin cancer.

AI’s Potential in Skin Cancer Management Comes with a Warning

Artificial intelligence (AI) use in dermatology is primed to become a powerful tool in skin cancer assessment, but it remains to be seen how diagnostic devices in dermatology will influence decision making in the clinic and affect patient outcomes, according to the authors of a perspective published online today by the Medical Journal of Australia, according to MedicalXpress.

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