Mycosis: Fungal Skin Infections

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Mycosis is an infection caused by any fungus that invades the tissues. In this lecture, esteemed adjunct associate professor Louis Roller reviews common fungal infections of the skin and nails, including prevention strategies and a detailed explanation of medication choices.


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Dr Louis Roller has been an academic at the Faculty of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences at Monash University for over 55 years. He served on the Pharmacy Board of Victoria for 22 years and is the author of hundreds of scientific and professional articles. Louis was made a life member of the Australasian Pharmaceutical Sciences Association in 2012 and was awarded the life-long achievement award from the Pharmaceutical Society of Australia in 2014. He is a prolific provider of education for Ausmed and for the University of the Third Age. He was awarded an AM in 2023.
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First Published05 July 2022
Updated05 July 2022
05 July 2025
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