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    August 9th 2021, 5:00pm

About This Course

An online course on clinical approach to secondary skin infections. This 3-module comprehensive course has a unique content structure that will give you an in-depth understanding of the various secondary skin infections. This course shall focus on the secondary skin infections, their epidemiology, diagnostic criteria, risk factors and ways to manage them. Interesting cases on disease conditions will also be discussed by experts to develop a deeper understanding of the topic.

Need for the Course

Secondary skin infections are common and usually bacterial in nature. A secondary skin infection occurs when an existing skin disease is invaded by a bacterial organism, therefore producing the signs and symptoms of clinical infection. The pre-existing damage to the skin serves as a gateway for the entry of the infecting organism. Because of the underlying disease, the clinical picture and course of the infection may vary. Early diagnosis and treatment are important to prevent the worsening of the initial infection or to impede systemic complications. The course is designed with an aim to create an optimal platform to provide accurate information by experts in the management of secondary skin infections.

Objective of This Course

At the completion of this course the participant will be able to:

  • Develop a firm understanding of different types of secondary skin infections and their clinical manifestations
  • Understand the diagnostic criteria and treatment options available for the management of secondary skin infections

Meet the Faculty


Senior Consultant and Clinical Head,
Cutis Institute of Dermatology and Aesthetic Sciences, Calicut

MBBS, MD - Dermatology, Venereology and Leprosy

Consultant, Aashay The Skin Clinic, Pune


Director - Dr. Ganjoo's Skin and Cosmetology Centre, Delhi

View Syllabus
  • Module 1 - Etiliology & Clinical Skin Presentation of Secondary Skin Infections
  • Module 2 - Management of Secondary Skin Infections
  • Module 3 - Case Studies: Secondary Skin Infections
CME Disclosure

The information in this educational activity is provided for general medical education purposes only and is not meant to substitute for the independent medical judgment of a physician relative to diagnostic and treatment options of a specific patient's medical condition. The viewpoints expressed in this CME activity are those of the authors/faculty. They do not represent an endorsement by 'Us'. In no event will 'We' be liable for any decision made or action taken in reliance upon the information provided through this CME activity.

The following faculty have indicated they have no relationship which, in the context of their presentations, could be perceived as a potential conflict of interest:

Dr. T. Salim, Dr. Rohini Gaikwad, Dr. Anil Ganjoo

We acknowledge the educational grant received from Abbott Health Care Pvt. for the creation of this Internet Enduring activity.

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Course FAQs

Consulting and general physicians.

The course is organized into 3 modules. Registration for the course opens on 4th August, 2021.

As soon as you enroll in a course, you’ll have access to all videos, quizzes and assignments (if applicable). Peer review assignments become available once your session has officially begun.

Yes, some background knowledge pertaining the subject will be necessary.

Yes, relevant work experience is beneficial as the courses on help practising and aspiring healthcare professionals.