Skip Ribbon Commands
Skip to main content


Unit 07 - Dermatological disorders

​​​Dermatological disorders, treatments and management ​​


This unit is aimed at pharmaceutical representatives and covers the provision of medicines in the National Health Service related to the treatment of skin pathologies.  

Learners will understand the structure of the skin and common dermatological pathologies, including acne, rosacea, eczema, psoriasis, skin cancers and infectious skin diseases and the medicines available to treat these conditions​.

This unit is assessed by a multiple choice exam made up of 50 questions, lasting 45 minutes. Passing it will gain you 5 credits.

Please note that the content in section ​​4.2.4 of Volume 1 of the learning materials regarding the use of statistics in medicine may be examined in all other units. You should bring a calculator to all exams.

© ABPI 2016