Nappy rash: Causes, symptoms, prevention and treatment

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: The Australian College of Pharmacy
Author: Hau Huynh

CPD Credits: 1.5


Gives an overview of the causes, signs and symptoms of nappy rash, as well as options and advice for prevention and treatment.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Discuss the pathophysiology of nappy rash.
  2. Describe the causes, signs, and symptoms of nappy rash
  3. Identify treatment options, prevention, and referral for nappy rash

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.5

Accreditation number: A1908BAY10    Accreditation expires: 1/8/2021
This activity has been accredited for 0.75 hour of Group One CPD (or 0.75 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 0.75 hour of Group Two CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.