Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: Key Points in Optimizing Patient Counseling Strategies

Pharmacy Times, March 2014 Mental Health, Volume 80, Issue 3

Pharmacists can learn to apply counseling strategies to help address common patient questions to achieve optimal symptom relief in allergic rhinitis.

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Chattem, Inc.

Making Sense of Allergic Rhinitis: Key Points in Optimizing Patient Counseling Strategies

Thom Kim Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS

Clinical Assistant Professor

Ernest Mario School of Pharmacy

Rutgers, The State University of New Jersey

Piscataway, New Jersey

Ambulatory Care Clinical Pharmacist

Hunterdon Medical Center

Flemington, New Jersey

Disclosures

The following contributors have no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Faculty

Thom Kim Nguyen, PharmD, BCPS

Pharmacy Times Office of Continuing Professional Education

Planning StaffDavid Heckard; Maryjo Dixon, RPh; Steve Lin, PharmD, RPh; and Donna Fausak

Pharmacy Times

Editorial StaffBea Riemschneider and Kirk McKay

An anonymous peer reviewer is used as part of content validation and conflict resolution. The peer reviewer has no relevant financial relationships with commercial interests to disclose.

Educational Objective

After participating in this activity, participants should be able to:

  • Apply counseling strategies to help address common patient questions to achieve optimal symptom relief in allergic rhinitis.

Target audience: Pharmacists

Type of activity: Knowledge

Release date: March 12, 2014

Expiration date: March 12, 2016

Estimated time to complete activity: 2 hours

Fee: Free

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Pharmacy Times Office of Continuing Professional Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 1.0 contact hours (0.1 CEUs) under the ACPE universal activity number 0290-0000-14-016-H01-P. The activity is available for CE credit through March 12, 2016.