Dermatology Nursing Essentials: A Core Curriculum (2nd edition) was written to provide the reader with core knowledge about the specialty of dermatology nursing. Key points from the text are highlighted to test and review your dermatology nursing knowledge. These quick hits of information are no substitute for the indepth analysis provided in the Core Curriculum, but are designed to wet your appetite for the comprehensive content that the Core delivers. References for the information presented here can be found in the Core Curriculum. To order your personal copy of the Core, visit DNA's Web site at www.dnanurse.org or call (800) 454-4DNA.