Description of this module

Fever, Pain and Inflammation

Fever, Pain and Inflammation


Objectives - With this training, the attendee should be able to:

  • Know the physiology and the etiology of fever, pain and inflammation;
  • Know the types of fever, pain and inflammation;
  • Know how to properly measure the fever;
  • Be able to advise different treatment for each situation;
  • Understand the importance of a professional and assertive counseling at the pharmacy.


  • Fever, pain and inflammation concepts
  • Physiology and etiology
  • Main symptoms
  • Distinction between the various types
  • Therapeutics
  • Professional advice
  • Case studies in pharmacy
  • Expositive methods (oral exposure of the contents);
  • Demonstrative methods (pictures and videos displayed);
  • Active methods (case studies discussion and constant interaction with participants to consolidate the learned ideas and contents).
  • Final evaluation of the knowledge acquired by the learner;
  • Evaluation of the trainer, the training session and the training provider.
  • This training aims to involve all health professionals: pharmacists, technicians and pharmacy assistants, nurses and assistants, managers and supervisors who exercise their activity in the field of the pharmacy.
  • This training includes material to support the learning and an attendance certificate.