Hair & Nails

Describes the patterns and causes of alopecia and hirsutism. Discusses the evaluation and possible treatments for hair loss and hirsutism. Describes changes in nail color, shape, and texture that indicate underlying illness. Lists medications which can cause hair or nail abnormalities. Discusses practical strategies for maintaining healthy hair and nails.
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Learning Objectives

 

  1. Describe the patterns and causes of alopecia and hirsutism.
  2. Discuss the evaluation and possible treatments for hair loss and hirsutism.
  3. Describe changes in nail color, shape, and texture that indicate underlying illness.
  4. List medications which can cause hair or nail abnormalities.
  5. Discuss practical strategies for maintaining healthy hair and nails.
Instructor B. Hayes, F.A.A.D., Ph.D., M.D.
Instructor M. O'Brien, M.D.
Contact Hours: 3
# of Pages 53
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