After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- List the risk factors for hypertension
- Describe the process of diagnosing hypertension and the evaluation of blood pressure
- Discuss the lifestyle advice and first line pharmacotherapy for hypertension treatment
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.4, 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.3, 3.5
Accreditation number: A2004RP3 Accreditation expires: 31/03/2022
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.