Registry Research in Dermatology

Luigi Naldi, Liliane Chatenoud

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Abstract

A medical "registry" is a systematic collection of information from cases of a particular disease or other health relevant condition. Hospital-based registries primarily address prognosis, whereas population-based registries provide estimates of disease incidence. Opportunities to establish and investigate dermatology hospital- and population-based registries abound.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)185-191
Number of pages7
JournalDermatologic Clinics
Volume27
Issue number2
DOIs
Publication statusPublished - Apr 2009

Keywords

  • Cancer
  • Epidemiology
  • Incidence
  • Mortality
  • Procedures
  • Prognosis
  • Registry
  • Skin disease

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Dermatology

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