Management of polymyalgia rheumatica in older people

Learning Objectives

  • Review the management of polymyalgia rheumatica in older people 

Competency Standards addressed* include:

Standard 3.1.2 Assess medication management practices and needs

Standard 3.2.3 Dispense medicines (including compounded medicines) in consultation with the patient and/or prescriber

*National Competency Standards Framework for Pharmacists in Australia, 2016

This activity has been accredited for 0.5 hours of Group 1 CPD activity (or 0.5 CPD credit) suitable for inclusion in an individual pharmacist’s CPD plan, which can be converted to 0.5 hours of Group 2 CPD (or 1 CPD credit) upon successful completion of the relevant assessment activity.

Accreditation number: S2019/84