Male factor infertility (RP October 2018)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Treaasure Mcguire

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of causes and treatment options for male factor infertility.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
1. Describe spermatogenesis and the factors affecting sperm health
2.Describe the causes of male infertility or sub-fertility
3. Outline strategies that can be implemented when talking to men suffering possible male factor sub-fertility to help improve their likelihood of conception

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.1, 2.3, 3.1, 3.3, 3.6

Accreditation number: A1810RP1          Accreditation expires: 01/10/2020
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.