TITLE

Make time for skin cancer education in May

PUB. DATE
April 2008
SOURCE
Patient Education Management;Apr2008, Vol. 15 Issue 4, p40
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article reports that May was labeled by the American Academy of Dermatology as Melanoma/Skin Cancer Detection and Prevention Month to educate about skin cancer preventions and melanoma detection.
ACCESSION #
31588879

 

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