Age-related vision loss and medicine-induced ocular effects (AJP October 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Damien Lonergan

CPD Credits: 2

Overview 

Designed to give an overview of the common age-related causes of vision loss, and the common medicine-induced adverse ocular effects.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. list the common age-related causes of vision loss;
  2. describe the common medicine-induced adverse ocular effects.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 3.1, 3.2

Accreditation number: A2010AJP1   Accreditation expires: 01/10/2022

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.