Trigger avoidance and topical non-steroids for eczema (RP April 2020)

Accredited CPD
Group 2

Provider: Retail Pharmacy
Author: Dr Brett MacFarlane

CPD Credits: 2

Overview 

Designed to give an overview of eczema triggers and avoidance strategies, topical non-steroid treatments, and the place for crisaborole in eczema therapy.

Learning Objectives

After completing this activity, pharmacists should be able to:

  1. Describe eczema triggers and their avoidance strategies
  2. Describe topical non-steroids for eczema treatment
  3. Describe the place for the new topical PDE4 inhibitor crisaborole in eczema therapy

The 2016 Competency Standards addressed by this activity include: 1.5, 2.2, 3.1, 3.2, 3.3, 3.5

Accreditation number: A2004RP1    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.