After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- identify the major causes of visual impairment and/or eye disease;
- discuss the key micronutrients identified as having an important role in vision health;
- describe the role that dietary supplements have in preventing or treating age-related macular degeneration, and the evidence base surrounding these supplements
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 3.1, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6
Accreditation number: A1905AJP3 Accreditation expires: 01/05/2021
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.