Dialog Box

Skin Health Institute

Spot Diagnosis S2.E6: Scabies

Spot Diagnosis S2.E6: Scabies

S2.E6: SCABIES

Scabies, you’re not a true dermatologist until you’ve had it. Listen in to experts A/Prof Alvin Chong and Professor Andrew Steer discuss scabies, a scourge that has been with humanity for over 2,500 years. Learn where to look for scabies mite burrows, what makes you itch, and war time experiments undertaken to work out exactly how the mites are spread… Are you scratching yourself already?


Professor Andrew Steer is based in Melbourne, Australia, and is a paediatric infectious diseases physician at the Royal Children’s Hospital Melbourne; Director of the Infection and Immunity Theme, and Group Leader of the Tropical Diseases Research Group at the Murdoch Children’s Research Institute; and Professorial Research Fellow in the Department of Paediatrics, University of Melbourne. He is Director of the World Scabies Program.


Podcast

transcript

FOR ADDITIONAL RESOURCES AND TO CLAIM RACGP CPD POINTS SUBSCRIBE HERE FOR FREE


FEEDBACK

Please rate and review this podcast. We would really appreciate your feedback.  This will help us to develop Spot Diagnosis for all our listeners.

If you like it, share it too.



Donate