Gastro-intestinal disorders: peptic ulcer disease (AJP December 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Assoc. Prof. Louis Roller and Dr Jenny Gowan

CPD Credits: 3


Designed to address the causes, symptoms and treatments of peptic ulcer disease (PUD) as well as the nature of Helicobacter pylori.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

1. define peptic ulcer disease;

2. describe Helicobacter pylori;

3. describe the symptoms of peptic ulcer disease and which medications are used as first-line treatment;

4. counsel patients with peptic ulcer disease about their medications

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 1.5, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 5.3

Accreditation number: CX180089     Accreditation expires: 01/10/2020
This activity has been accredited for 1.5 hour of Group One CPD (or 1.5 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.5 hour of Group Two CPD (or 3.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.