Infectious rashes in children (AJP July 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Morna Falkland

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of infectious rashes in children including the appearance of childhood rashes, treating the causing illness, and when to refer.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. describe the appearance of childhood rashes;
  2. describe how the illnesses that cause childhood rashes can be treated and when referral to a doctor is warranted.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.5, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3.

Accreditation number: A2007AJP2    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 hours of Group Two CPD (or 2.0 CPD credits) upon successful completion of the associated assessment activity.