Anais Brasileiros de Dermatologia
On-line version ISSN 1806-4841
MIOT, Hélio Amante; PAIXAO, Maurício Pedreira and PASCHOAL, Francisco Macedo. Basics of digital photography in Dermatology. An. Bras. Dermatol. [online]. 2006, vol.81, n.2, pp. 174-180. ISSN 1806-4841. http://dx.doi.org/10.1590/S0365-05962006000200010.
Digital technology has promoted a great popularization of photographic registration in several medical areas. Because of its visual nature, dermatology has incorporated the benefits of this tool in clinical practice and research. This article aims to offer guidance to the dermatologist who is unfamiliar with this technology, providing basic understanding for the best use of digital photography equipment.
Keywords : Dermatology; Methods; Photography.