Systemic Lupus Erythematosus (RP August 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy 
Author: Craig Dowdy

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of Systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE) and its management

Learning Objectives

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After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe the aetiology, signs and symptoms of lupus.
  2. Discuss the diagnosis and treatment of lupus.
  3. Outline the role of the pharmacist in lupus management.

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

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.2, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.6

Accreditation number: A1808RP2    Accreditation expires: 1/8/2020
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.