Reaching Out: The Benefit of Treating Influenza: The Role of the Pharmacist as Patient Educator and Advocate

Pharmacy Times, May 2019 Skin & Eye Health, Volume 85, Issue 5

FACULTY

Miranda Wilhelm, PharmD, Clinical Associate Professor, Southern Illinois University, Edwardsville School of Pharmacy, Edwardsville, Illinois

EDUCATIONAL OBJECTIVES

At the completion of this activity, the participant will be able to:

  • Identify patients who may benefit from influenza treatment
  • Examine influenza treatment strategies consistent with guidelines
  • Explore currently available therapies for the treatment of influenza
  • Illustrate the role of the pharmacist in treating influenza

TARGET AUDIENCE: Retail and health-system pharmacists

ACTIVITY TYPE: Application

RELEASE DATE: April 15, 2019

EXPIRATION DATE: May 15, 2020

ESTIMATED TIME TO COMPLETE ACTIVITY: 3.0 hours

FEE: This lesson is offered for free at www.pharmacytimes.org.