After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- define levels of symptom control of asthma in adults and adolescents;
- identify reasons for overuse of short-acting beta2-agonists;
- apply stepwise approach to asthma management;
- discuss cost-related use of medicines with patients
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.5, 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5
Accreditation number: CX19024 Accreditation expires: 01/01/2021
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.