Course Details

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    Common Skin Diseases

    • Part 1 of 3

    • Part 2 of 3

    • Part 3 of 3

    • Assessment for Common Skin Diseases

    • Common Skin Conditions Module Notes

    • Common Skin Conditions Module References

Course Learning Outcomes

Common Skin Diseases

1.) Students will be able to describe and start to recognize the most common skin diseases.

2.) Students will be able to categorize the most important skin diseases as contagious or not contagious.

3.) Students will be able to assess the warning signs that warrant referral to secondary skin-care.

4.) Students will be able to analyze the impact of a common skin disease towards their differential diagnosis.

CPD Hours/Points = 2


Chiropractor, Medical Practitioner

Tom Michielsen

Tom works as a chiropractor in a private group practice in Mol and Turnhout, Belgium. In 1998, he got his degree in medicine from the Catholic University of Leuven, Belgium. He graduated from AECC in 2001 as valedictorian. From 2008 until 2013, he was the chairman of the ECU research fund. In 2016, he was appointed as a member of the academic advisory committee of the European Chiropractic Centre for Research Excellence (ECCRE). From 2015 until 2019, he was the vice president of the Belgian Chiropractic Union. Tom is the chairman of the European Academy of Chiropractic since 2017.