Introduction to Dermoscopedia by the founder of ISIC
The International Skin Imaging Collaboration is an academia and industry partnership designed to facilitate the application of digital skin imaging to diagnose melanomaThis glossary term has not yet been described.. ISIC has partnered with the International DermoscopyDermoscopy is a non invasive diagnostic method. Society to support dermoscopediaDermoscopedia is the name of this website and is providing state of knowledge information concerning dermoscopy - a non invasive diagnostic method. and the ISIC ArchiveISIC Archive is the name of the image repository of the International Skin Imaging Collaboration (ISIC). is the repository of images for dermoscopedia. The ISIC Archive is an expanding open source public access archive of skin images for teaching and for the development and testing of automated diagnostic systems. ISIC is also developing proposed standards to address the technologies, techniques, and terminology used in skin imaging with special attention to the issues of privacy and interoperability (i.e., the ability to share images across technology and clinical platforms). You can access the ISIC and ISIC Archive home pages from the menu at the top of dermoscopedia. We encourage you to become involved in ISIC.