Journal Article

Patient safety in dermatologic surgery part 1. Patient safety in procedural dermatology part 2.

Hansen TJ, Lolis M, Goldberg DJ, et al. Journal of the American Academy of Dermatology. 2015;73:1-12; quiz 13-4.

This two-part review series explores patient safety in dermatologic practice. The first article discusses safety issues and error reduction tactics in dermatologic surgical practice, highlighting the importance of correct site identification. The second review examines safety problems associated with cosmetic procedures, including complications around nonphysician operators in this field.