Diagnosing skin cancer in primary care: how do main-stream general practitioners compare with primary care skin cancer clinic doctors?

Jeffrey Keir
Med J Aust 2008; 188 (2): . || doi: 10.5694/j.1326-5377.2008.tb01545.x
Published online: 21 January 2008

To the Editor: Youl and colleagues are to be commended for their research into the performance of special-interest skin cancer clinicians.1 However, the conclusion that the performance of general practitioners and skin cancer doctors in the diagnosis of skin cancer is similar is highly questionable.

  • Northern Rivers Skin Cancer Clinic, Ballina, NSW.



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