Managing Atopic Dermatitis: A Pharmacist's Opportunity to Intervene
This Continuing Education activity is supported by an educational grant from Sanofi US and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.
This activity is supported by an educational grant from Sanofi US and Regeneron Pharmaceuticals.
Steven A. Scott, PharmD
Department of Pharmacy Practice
Purdue University College of Pharmacy
West Lafayette, Indiana
After completing this continuing education program, the participant will be able to:
- Explain the current state of care of atopic dermatitis and be able to identify areas where pharmacists can intervene and guide patients or when to seek additional care from a physician
- Examine the step-care pharmacologic approach for managing atopic dermatitis plus emerging therapies
- Illustrate strategies for providing patient counseling on pharmacologic and biologic therapies
- Identify avoidance and lifestyle measures that should be recommended to patients with atopic dermatitis
Target audience: Pharmacists
Type of activity: Application
Release date: July 8, 2016
Expiration date: July 8, 2017
Estimated time to complete activity: 1.5 hours
Pharmacy Times Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education. This activity is approved for 1.5 contact hours (0.15 CEUs) under the ACPE universal activity number 0290-0000-16-091-H01-P. The activity is available for CE credit through July 8, 2017.