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Crohn’s disease - The unseen fire inside

Speciality Classification
Pharmacists
Location
Online
Delivery
Online
Duration
45 minutes
Provider
Pharmaceutical Society of Australia

To educate pharmacists about Crohn’s disease and ulcerative colitis affecting gastrointestinal tract

Crohn’s disease explained

Why is this important?

Crohn’s disease is one of the most common chronic inflammatory diseases affecting the gastrointestinal tract. Management includes small molecule drugs as well as biological medicines. It is important that pharmacists are the forefront of nouveau medicines in the management of chronic diseases such as Crohn’s disease.

What is your role as a pharmacist?

Pharmacists have a role in providing education on the disease, smoking cessation, family planning, infection prevention and adverse effects as well as enabling adherence to therapy.

What’s in it for you?

Pharmacists completing this article and associated MCQs will be able to better help manage patients with Crohn’s disease.

Learning Objectives

After reading this article, the pharmacist should be able to:

  • Discuss induction therapy for Crohn’s disease
  • Discuss maintenance management of Crohn’s disease
  • Summarise the role of the pharmacist in managing a patient with Crohn’s disease.

CPD Credits

Accreditation Code:  CAP2106CDMCP

Group 1:  0.75

Group 2:  1.50

This activity has been accredited for 0.75 hours of Group 1 CPD (or 0.75 CPD credits) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which can be converted to 0.75 hours of Group 2 CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits) upon successful completion of relevant assessment activities.

Delivery
Title
Crohn’s disease - The unseen fire inside
Speciality Classification
Location
Provider Type
Education Provider
Duration
45 minutes
CPD Points
Group 1 CPD (or 0.75 CPD credits), Group 2 CPD (or 1.5 CPD credits)
Price
Free
Price Details
Exclusive to Members
Location
Online
Price:
Free
Exclusive to Members
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