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CPD Modules

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CPD Modules

First prescriptions for Parkinson's disease

This module supports pharmacists when consulting with patients who have been prescribed Parkinson's medication for the first time.

20 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Business building by going online

Use this CPD module to consider how expanding your pharmacy online can benefit your business.

1 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Consultations about first prescriptions

This module supports pharmacists when consulting with patients prescribed a medicine for the first time.

20 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Managing sleep disorders

This module examines the way pharmacy teams can support those struggling with sleep disorders.

20 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Managing the menopause

The module examines the way community pharmacy can support those going through the menopause.

20 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Key clinical developments in 2021

This module provides an update of the major developments in pharmacy practice during 2021.

20 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Identifying patients with hypertension

This module looks at the role of community pharmacy in identifying people who may have high blood pressure.

30 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Treating patients with schizophrenia

The module will refresh your knowledge about the pharmacological treatment of schizophrenia.

30 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Update on incontinence

This module explains how to differentiate between the types of incontinence.

30 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Conversations about depression

This module focuses on supporting patients in the early stages of antidepressant therapy.

20 Min Module

Sponsored

Trending

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News

HRT shortages: Government issues 10 more SSPs

Pharmacists given more powers to make substitutions – but calls for a longer term solution persist.

1 Min Module

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News

GPhC suspends pharmacist who prescribed 'irrationally and unsafely'

Prescribing pharmacist acted far beyond his competence, an FtP committee has found.

1 Min Module

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CPD Modules

First prescriptions for Parkinson's disease

This module supports pharmacists when consulting with patients who have been prescribed Parkinson's medication for the first time.

20 Min Module

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Opinion

Insight: I’m now a convert to independent prescribing

Once a prescribing sceptic, our columnist is now a convert – but still wonders what shape it will take in England.

1 Min Module

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Sponsored education

Common Childhood Illnesses

This interactive video will test and reinforce your knowledge so you can confidently advise parents on common childhood illnesses, such as teething, earache, coughs and colds.

10 Min Module

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Sponsored education

Advising on stimulant laxatives

Safely recommend the most effective laxative for every customer with constipation

15 Min Module

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CPD Modules

Business building by going online

Use this CPD module to consider how expanding your pharmacy online can benefit your business.

1 Min Module

In Conversation

Clinical

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Clinical

Practice update: Scarred for life?

Wound healing is a complex process, so it is important to manage the wound correctly and use the right dressings to provide optimal healing conditions.

5 Min Module

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Clinical

Management of uncontrolled asthma in community pharmacy

The Taskforce for Lung Health is calling on policymakers and commissioners to provide extra funding to help community pharmacies deliver regular – and improved – care for the millions of people in the UK living with asthma.

10 Min Module

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Clinical

Research update: Methenamine – an alternative for UTI prophylaxis?

Metabolite offers an alternative to antibiotics for women with recurrent UTIs, research suggests.

3 Min Module

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Clinical

TV programme shines a light on Cushing’s syndrome

The condition was the focus of a TV programme as part of Rare Disease Day 2022.

1 Min Module

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Clinical

Mental health support for people with acne

NICE has recommended mental health support for people who are severely affected by their acne.

1 Min Module

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Clinical

Getting a grip on opioid usage

When it comes to tackling the over-prescribing of opioids, growing NHS waiting lists may be undoing any good work.

1 Min Module

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Clinical

Managing common skin complaints

Skin conditions are among the most common reasons for patients to visit their pharmacy for treatment and advice.

1 Min Module

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Clinical

Clinical briefing: A new option for episodic migraine

PM clinical editor Mark Greener on the new NICE recommendations for fremanezumab.

1 Min Module

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Clinical

Dyspepsia or GORD?

Pharmacy customers can be quite vague when talking about GI problems so it is important to ask them to describe their symptoms to help clarify the complaint.

5 Min Module

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Clinical

Widening access to contraception in pharmacy

The pandemic has made it more challenging for women to access contraceptive services.

4 Min Module

OTC

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OTC Category Reviews

Tackling pet health

How can customers make the adjustment back to normal life after the pandemic as seamless as possible for their new pets?

3 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

The mental and physical benefits of an active lifestyle

Despite a surge in fitness fanatics during the pandemic, new research suggests the population’s activity levels are lower than ever before.

1 Min Module

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OTC Modules

Managing oral care

Maintaining a good oral care routine has many benefits.

15 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

Hayfever helpers

As hayfever season returns, how can pharmacy teams advise customers to manage their symptoms effectively?

3 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

Tackling oral care

Pharmacy teams are often the first point of call for customers suffering from oral problems. Sink your teeth into this roundup of common conditions and the advice you can provide.

5 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

Scar management

Prompt attention to wounds and injuries can mitigate the effects of scars. Here's what pharmacy teams can do to help, as well as how to advise customers on creating their own essential first aid kit.

1 Min Module

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OTC Modules

Treating hayfever

Discover how pharmacy teams can support patients suffering from hayfever with this learning module.

15 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

Facing skin management for all ages

From childhood to old age, there are various dermatological conditions to be expected during each stage of life.

5 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

Man to man

Highlighting key areas of men's health pharmacy staff can support.

1 Min Module

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OTC Category Reviews

Tackling long term pain relief

How can pharmacy teams help those suffering from long-term chronic pain conditions?

1 Min Module