Critical eye for the PI: understanding product information (AJP July 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Australian Journal of Pharmacy 
Author: Dr Des Williams & Dr Brett MacFarlane

CPD Credits: 1.5


Designed to give an overview of the types of information used to product PI, and the limitations of the information contained in them

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity pharmacists should be able to:

  1. discuss the type of information used to produce Product Information (PI) documents;
  2. outline potential limitations in information contained within PI documents.

The 2010 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.2, 1.3, 4.2, 4.3, 7.1

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 1.6, 3.1, 3.2, 3.5

Accreditation number:  A1806AJP3   Accreditation expires: 1/7/2020
This activity has been accredited for 0.75 hour of Group One CPD (or 0.75 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 0.75 hour of Group Two CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.