The below online CPD modules from the December edition of Australian Pharmacist are available free for PSA members.
In this article we explain the concept of anticholinergic load or burden, and its potential for harm in people with Alzheimer’s disease. We discuss and identify anticholinergic medicines and other medicines with anticholinergic effects, as well as the possible alternatives for anticholinergic medicines.
This article is intended to educate pharmacists about evidence-based medicine, and how it can be used in pharmacy practice to explain the value of therapies when asked for advice.
PSA members can view articles and submit answers to assessment questions from Australian Pharmacist CPD from the previous 24 months by clicking the links below.