An Overview of Melanoma: A Case Study

An Overview of Melanoma: A Case Study

Identification: MSNJ2301
Issue: January-February 2023
Volume: Vol. 32/No. 1
Credits (Post Test and/or Evaluation Required)
Available until 02/28/2025
  • 1.30 - CH
  • 0.50 - Rx


AMSN members may access the article through their mailed copy as well as the emailed electronic edition. PDFs of articles will no longer be available in the online library.

Learning Outcome:
After completing this education activity, the learner will be able to discuss the role that nurses play in primary, secondary, and tertiary prevention of melanoma in their patients.

Contact hours available until 2/28/2025.

Requirements for Successful Completion:
Complete the learning activity in its entirety and complete the online nursing continuing professional development evaluation. You will be able to print your NCPD certificate at any time after you complete the evaluation.

Disclosure of relevant financial relationships with ineligible companies (planners, faculty/speakers, reviewers, authors):

The author(s), editor, editorial committee, content reviewers, and education director reported no actual or potential conflict of interest in relation to this nursing continuing professional development article.

Commercial Support:

  • Janie Best - F. A. Davis - Author
    The textbook is published and quarterly royalty check is deposited based upon book sales (typically < $500 / quarter)
  • Kristi Campoe - TillaCare, Ltd.
  • Amy Lipsett - Mitigate Risk Management
  • Amy Lucas - Lippincott/Wolters Kluwer
    Clinical content reviewer for nursing procedures
  • Garrett Mitchell - Elsevier
    Author of 3 chapters in book
  • Kristi Reguin-Hartman -
    Philips - Employee
    Relias - Employee
  • Mary Schreiber (Ed Board) - South Carolina Technical College System - Nursing Education Consultant  
    Contract ends March 31, 2023
  • Paula Wyman - HCA Healthcare - Stocks

Accreditation Statement:
This education activity is jointly provided by Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. (AJJ) and the Academy of Medical-Surgical Nurses (AMSN).

Anthony J Jannetti, Inc. is accredited as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

Anthony J. Jannetti, Inc. is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nurses, Provider Number CEP 5387.

This article was reviewed and formatted for contact hour credit by Michele Boyd, MSN, RN, NPD-BC, AMSN Education Director.


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An Overview of Melanoma: A Case Study

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Maria Gonzalez
2/25/23 3:35 pm

there was very important information on this journal.

Danielle Joslin
3/16/23 8:07 pm

good information

Maria Patino Giraldo
3/30/23 2:53 pm

exceptional article with great highlights and well detailed nursing implications.

Mandy Bewkes
4/14/23 2:00 am

Having lost a patient very early in my career and seeing the pain they went through i more than ever committed to ensure early diagnosis

Valerie McFarland
6/22/23 3:23 pm

This was a useful article with good information about melanoma.

Alissa Pope
7/25/23 1:15 pm

Having just been diagnosed with Melanoma myself; I went back to pull this article again and found it helpful from a new perspective.

Karin Haynie
8/2/23 1:49 pm

This is an useful article with updated information on melanoma treatments and outcomes.

Nirmal Sharma
8/20/23 10:52 pm

great information