Common Ear Conditions in Community Pharmacy - RP July 2018

Accredited CPD
Group 2 

Provider: Retail Pharmacy 
Author: Craig Dowdy

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of the common ear conditions seen in the primary care setting, their symptoms and management

Learning Objectives

After completing this CPD activity pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe common ear conditions in the primary care setting.
  2. Outline common causes of ear ache.
  3. Describe the principles for management of common ear infections.

The 2010 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.3, 4.2, 4.3, 6.1, 6.2, 6.3, 7.1

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.1, 2.2, 3.1, 3.2

Accreditation number:  A1807RP1   Accreditation expires: 1/7/2020
This activity has been accredited for 1.0 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.0 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.0 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.