After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- Describe the symptoms of dysmenorrhoea and why it occurs
- Differentiate between primary and secondary dysmenorrhoea
- Recommend pharmacological and non-pharmacological treatment for dysmenorrhoea
- Identify when to refer patients with dysmenorrhoea for further assessment
2016 Competency Standards: 2.3, 2.4, 3.1, 3.2, 3.5
Accreditation number: A2009RP3 Accreditation expires: 31/08/2022
This activity has been accredited for 1 hour of Group One CPD (or 1 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which may be converted to 1 hour of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.