ED Rounds – Dermatology – January 2016

Dr Todd Way presented a useful ED tool for identifying the majority of important dermatological diagnoses.

The rash is first categorised as belonging to one of the following four groups.

  • Petechial / Purpuric
  • Erythematous
  • Vesiculo-bullous
  • Maculopapular

The algorithms below are then easily used to produce  differential.

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Try using this system with the 20 different rash diagnoses contained in Dr Way’s presentation

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