Anaphylaxis is a relatively uncommon but serious allergic condition, which all healthcare professionals should be familiar with in order for them to know how to give appropriate and often life-saving treatment.
This module is composed of 9 self-assessment questions, based on typical clinical scenarios that will test your knowledge of anaphylaxis. Complete the questions and reflect on your answers to obtain a certificate for one hour of CPD, which you can include in your portfolio.
Our module is based on typical clinical scenarios, ensuring that the content is directly applicable to real-world situations. It covers essential knowledge and skills for managing anaphylaxis. Anaphylaxis can escalate rapidly, and knowing how to respond is vital. This module equips you with the information needed to recognise and treat anaphylactic reactions effectively.
Once you complete the module - and achieve the minimum pass rate of 60% - you'll be awarded a downloadable 1-hour CPD Certificate, which you can print or upload to your CPD Portfolio.
On completion of this module, you will have increased your knowledge of the:
Differential diagnosis, diagnosis and investigation of anaphylaxis
Emergency treatment of patients presenting with anaphylaxis according to current guidance
Appropriate care pathways for patients presenting to the general clinician with anaphylaxis
Education of patients with anaphylaxis regarding avoidance and self-management using devices such as the adrenaline auto-injector