Managing rheumatoid arthritis

This CPD module provides an overview of rheumatoid arthritis and helps pharmacy technicians spot its signs and symptoms.

In CPD

This module aims to provide an overview of rheumatoid arthritis. 

Learning objectives

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

  • Recognise the signs and symptoms of rheumatoid arthritis
  • Support a patient to self-manage a flare-up 
  • Provide appropriate lifestyle advice.

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