Intervention Review

Surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma

  1. Michael J Sladden1,*,
  2. Charles Balch2,
  3. David A Barzilai3,
  4. Daniel Berg4,
  5. Anatoli Freiman5,
  6. Teenah Handiside6,
  7. Sally Hollis6,
  8. Marko B Lens7,
  9. John F Thompson8

Editorial Group: Cochrane Skin Group

Published Online: 7 OCT 2009

Assessed as up-to-date: 2 AUG 2009

DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004835.pub2

How to Cite

Sladden MJ, Balch C, Barzilai DA, Berg D, Freiman A, Handiside T, Hollis S, Lens MB, Thompson JF. Surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews 2009, Issue 4. Art. No.: CD004835. DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004835.pub2.

Author Information

  1. 1

    University of Tasmania, Department of Medicine, Launceston, Tasmania, Australia

  2. 2

    Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Surgery, Baltimore, Maryland, USA

  3. 3

    Case Western Reserve University, Cleveland, USA

  4. 4

    University of Washington Medical Center, Department of Medicine/Dermatology, Seattle, Washington, USA

  5. 5

    University of Toronto, Division of Dermatology, Toronto, ON, Canada

  6. 6

    University of Nottingham, c/o Cochrane Skin Group, Nottingham, UK

  7. 7

    King's College, Genetic Epidemiology Unit, London, UK

  8. 8

    University of Sydney, The Sydney Melanoma Unit, Sydney, Australia

*Michael J Sladden, Department of Medicine, University of Tasmania, Launceston General Hospital, Launceston, Tasmania, 7250, Australia.

Publication History

  1. Publication Status: Edited (no change to conclusions)
  2. Published Online: 7 OCT 2009


  1. Current Version

    Surgical excision margins for primary cutaneous melanoma

    Michael J Sladden, Charles Balch, David A Barzilai, Daniel Berg, Anatoli Freiman, Teenah Handiside, Sally Hollis, Marko B Lens and John F Thompson

    Article first published online: 7 OCT 2009 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004835.pub2

Previous versions of this article and their online publication dates

  1. Version 1

    Surgical excision margins for localised cutaneous melanoma

    Michael J Sladden, David A Barzilai, Anatoli Freiman, Daniel Berg, Teenah Handiside, Philip Harrison, Sally Hollis, John Thompson and Natalie Tidy

    Article first published online: 19 JUL 2004 | DOI: 10.1002/14651858.CD004835