Phantom Limb Pain, Stump Pain & Phantom Limb Sensations Post Amputation (RP September 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Brett MacFarlane

CPD Credits: 2

Overview 

Designed to give an overview of Phantom Limb Pain, Stump Pain & Phantom Limb Sensations Post Amputation and educate on pharmacological and non-pharmacological management.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe the common sequelae of limb amputation
  2. Discuss pharmacological management of phantom limb pain
  3. Describe non-pharmacological management approaches for phantom limb pain

The 2010 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 4.2, 6.1, 6.2, 7.2, 7.3

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.1, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5

Accreditation number: A1809RP2    Accreditation expires: 1/9/2020
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.