Heart Failure (RP April 2019)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Cassandra Vale

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of the pathophysiology of Heart Failure (HF).

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
1.Describe the symptoms of heart failure
2. Discuss the pathophysiological processes that underlie heart failure
3. Differentiate between HFpEF and HFrEF
4. Identify the various aetiologies that contribute to either HFpEF or HFrEF

2016 Competency Standards: 1.4, 1.5 and 3.6

Accreditation number: A1904RP1    Accreditation expires: 01/04/2021
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.