After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:
- Describe the clinical presentation of acute and chronic gout.
- Identify treatment targets for gout.
- Differentiate between the pharmacological options for acute gout, acute flare prophylaxis and long-term gout management.
2016 Competency Standards Addressed: 2.1, 2.2, 2.3, 3.1, 3.3, 3.5
Accreditation number: A2007ITK2 Accreditation expires:30/06/2022
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.