Management of childhood asthma (RP May 2019)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: RP
Author: Jo Comper

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of the new treatment guidelines for the management of asthma in children

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Outline the risk factors associated with the development of asthma in a child
  2. Describe the current treatment and management options available for children with asthma
  3. Outline the role of the pharmacist in the management of children with asthma.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 2.1, 2.3, 3.2, 3.3, and 3.6

Accreditation number: A1905RP2    Accreditation expires: 01/05/2021
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.