iPad http://michiganradio.org en New app designed for early skin cancer detection http://michiganradio.org/post/new-app-designed-early-skin-cancer-detection <p>Every year, two million people in the United States get diagnosed with skin cancer, and 50,000 of them have melanoma.</p><p>Early detection is important for successful treatment, but regularly seeing a dermatologist to monitor skin health can be expensive and inconvenient.</p><p>Enter <a href="http://www.cancer.med.umich.edu/news/skin-cancer-mobile-app-2012.shtml">UMSkinCheck</a>. The University of Michigan Medical School debuted the free app earlier this month. Dr. Michael Sabel, an associate professor of surgery at U of M, was the primary physician involved in the project.</p> Fri, 20 Jul 2012 18:14:29 +0000 Michigan Radio Newsroom 8374 at http://michiganradio.org New app designed for early skin cancer detection