Allergic Rhinitis: Part 1 Environmental factors and allergic rhinitis (AJP September 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: AJP
Author: Prof Sinthia Bosnic-Anticevich and Prof Pete Smith

CPD Credits: 2


Designed to give an overview of allergic rhinitis including common sources, the impact of air pollution and climate change, and symptoms, severity and advice.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. discuss the most common sources of indoor and outdoor air pollution;
  2. describe the interaction between air pollution and climate change and its implications for allergic rhinitis;
  3. review symptoms, determine severity and provide advice on the management of allergic rhinitis.

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 2.2, 3.1, 3.2

Accreditation number: A2009AJP3    Accreditation expires: 01/09/2022

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.