Central, Peripheral, and Localised Neuropathic Pain (RP November 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy 
Author: Hau Huynh

CPD Credits: 1.5


Designed to provide the reader with an overview of the different types of neuropathic pain.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

1. Describe the neuropathic pain in general

2. Differentiate between central and peripheral neuropathic pain

3. Identify localised neuropathic pain

4.Recognise the prevalence and symptoms of neuropathic pain

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 1.5, 2.1, 3.1

Accreditation number: A1811RP1    Accreditation expires: 01/11/2020
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.