After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- explain when therapeutic drug monitoring should be performed;
- identify current reference ranges for therapeutic drug monitoring of medications with a narrow therapeutic index;
- describe what factors should be considered when interpreting TDM results;
- identify lifestyle factors that can affect pathology investigations and results.
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.5, 3.1, 3.3, 3.6
Accreditation number: A1910AJP2 Accreditation expires: 01/10/2021
This activity has been accredited for 1.5 hours of Group One CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1.5 hours of Group Two CPD (or 3.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.