Pharmacist and visiting researcher at Robert Gordon University, Dr Rod Tucker, has created a dermatology educational website for healthcare professionals that is hosted by Meda Pharma.

Consisting of a series of patient scenarios, each provides some background information with an image of a skin problem. Users are then asked three questions:
• What is the diagnosis?
• What features in the case material support the diagnosis?
• How should the condition be managed?

The resource can be found at


CPPE: Do you have the right skill mix in your pharmacy?

CPPE’s updated ‘Skill mix’ e-learning programme will help pharmacists conduct an effective skill mix review

UKCPA viewpoint: Miconazole and warfarin

Warnings about miconazole oral gel and warfarin prescribed together are still not being heeded putting patients risk


Health checks and diabetes prevention New Style

This module provides an update on both the NHS Health Check and NHS diabetes prevention programmes

CPD: Anxiety disorders in adults New Style

This module will help you understand the main types of anxiety disorder and their therapeutic management

Dovonex is switched from POM to P

Dovonex Psoriasis Ointment (calcipotriol 50mcg/g) has been reclassified as a P medicine, the MHRA has announced