After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- discuss the most common causes of sore throat;
- describe the evidence base for symptomatic therapies for sore throat;
- provide patients with advice on the management of sore throat;
- determine when to refer patients with sore throat for further evaluation.
The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.2, 3.1, 3.2
Accreditation number: A2007AJP4 Accreditation expires: 01/07/2022
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.