Antimicrobial Resistance

This CPD module looks at antimicrobial resistance and the pharmacy team's role in tackling this patient safety threat.

 

In CPD

This module aims to consider the role of community pharmacy teams in tackling antimicrobial resistance. 

Learning objectives

After reading this module, pharmacy technicians will be able to:

  • Explain why antimicrobial resistance is a threat to patient safety
  • Identify common self-limiting infections and explain their usual duration
  • Know the red flags that require referral.

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