Pharmacists have a leading role within primary care in the treatment of many common minor ailments with services expanding across the UK.
In order to provide effective advice and treatment for patients, pharmacists need a strong understanding of the common minor ailments, available treatment options and prescribing considerations.
Our collection of resources on minor ailments has been mapped to cover the conditions specified by the Welsh common minor ailments service, NHS Pharmacy First Scotland and the proposed Pharmacy First service for England. Articles are organised within six categories and you can access the collection by clicking on the tiles above. Readers may also find it useful to take the self-assessment quiz below to help identify areas of interest.
If you have suggestions for further topics that you would like to see included in the minor ailments collection, please contact the research and learning team.