Psoriasis treatment: Using methotrexate safely (RP August 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy 
Author: Associate Professor Beata Bajorek

CPD Credits: 1.5


Designed to provide an overview of treatment options for psoriasis, with important consideration to methotrexate

Learning Objectives

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After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. To review the role of methotrexate in the treatment of psoriasis, focusing on safe use of this agent

The 2010 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.3, 2.1, 4.2, 4.3, 7.1, 7.2

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.5, 2.1, 2.3, 3.2, 3.5

Accreditation number: A1808RP4    Accreditation expires: 1/8/2020
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.