Allergic Rhinitis

CPDTime.
58m
Details
CPD58m of CPD
First Published
Updated11 July 2021
Expires 13 July 2022
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia

Course Overview

Allergic rhinitis, commonly referred to as hay fever, is the most common allergic disorder in Australia. It is often under-diagnosed, under-treated, and suboptimally self-treated. It is vital that pharmacists and healthcare professionals have an understanding of allergic rhinitis and the best-practice treatment options available, both pharmacological and non-pharmacological.

Topics
  • What is allergic rhinitis?
  • What are the treatment options for allergic rhinitis?
  • Is there a link between allergic rhinitis treatment and asthma management?
Purpose

The purpose of this course is to update and expand your knowledge of the management of allergic rhinitis to improve patient outcomes.

Learning Outcomes
  • Able to recognise the symptoms and identify possible triggers of allergic rhinitis.
  • Explain that effective treatment for allergic rhinitis is an important part of asthma management.
  • Provide education and information to patients regarding the management options for allergic rhinitis.
Target Audience

Pharmacists and healthcare professionals who prescribe, dispense and administer medications for the treatment of allergic rhinitis.

Disclosure

No conflict of interest exists for anyone in the position to control content for this activity. Wherever possible, generic or non-proprietary names of medications or products have been used.

Details
CPD58m of CPD
First Published
Updated11 July 2021
Expires
13 July 2022
Recorded InMelbourne, Australia
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Topics
Allergy
Medications
Asthma
Clinical Assessment
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