Smoking and cessation strategies in pregnancy (RP April 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Dr Treasure McGuire

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of the prevalence and risks of smoking during pregnancy, as well as available options and advice to support women in giving up smoking during pregnancy.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe the prevalence and risks of smoking during pregnancy
  2. Describe the options available for smoking cessation in pregnancy
  3. Provide evidence-based advice to support smoking cessation in pregnancy

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.3, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3

Accreditation number: A2004RP2    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.