Bacterial skin infections

This CPD module takes a look at bacterial skin infections, including how to recgonise their presenting features. 

In CPD

This module aims to provide an overview of bacterial skin infections. 

Learning objectives

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

  • Recognise the presenting features of common minor bacterial skin infections
  • Explain the management options available
  • Help patients to use their prescribed and OTC treatments correctly.

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