After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:\
1. discuss the impact of falls on older people;
2. identify medical conditions that contribute to falls and advise effectively;
3. list medications which may increase risk of falls;
4. regularly review medications that may increase fracture risk;
5.recommend interventions to prevent falls.
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 1.5, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 2.4, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5, 3.6, 5.3
Accreditation number: CX19013 Accreditation expires: 01/04/2021
This activity has been accredited for 1.5 hours of Group One CPD (or 1.5 CPD credit) 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.