Approach to the total body skin examination in adults and children: Kids are not just little people

Caroline LaRosa, Hanspaul Makkar, Jane M Grant-Kels
Clinics in Dermatology 2017, 35 (6): 500-503
The indications, evidence for, and approach to performing a total body skin examination differs for adult versus pediatric patients. To provide optimal care to all of our patients, dermatologists should recognize these differences and feel comfortable and competent in performing a total body skin examination in patients of all ages.


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