This resource, composed of 10 clinical cases, assesses your knowledge of adverse drug reactions. On successful completion of the resource, you'll receive one hour of CPD.
Adverse events occur commonly. It is estimated that interactions and adverse events affect in excess of 1 million people and consume £2 billion expenditure in the UK. As the reader will appreciate, much of this is potentially avoidable. Adverse drug reaction (ADR) is a term used to describe harm that can be caused by using medication at the correct dosage. An ADR can occur after a single dose or following prolonged use of medication.
This assessment resource is composed of 10 questions based on typical clinical scenarios related to the adverse effects of common drugs, and will test your knowledge of ADRs. Complete the questions and reflect on your performance and the scenarios.
On successful completion of the resource, you will obtain your certificate awarding one hour of CPD, which you can download or print off and include in your portfolio as evidence of CPD.
On completion of this resource, you should: