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The Pharmacy Technician's Reference Guide is the only pocket guide that gives pharmacy technicians a tool to carry with them through school and into the workforce. It can be used in hospitals and retail settings as a supplementary resource, and serves as a quick reference for the National Certification or as a review for current pharmacy technicians. This tool helps beginning students and practicing pharmacy technicians gain confidence and will ensure patient safety and accuracy in the pharmacy.

A companion Website offers the full text online, so that users can access and quickly search and navigate the text anywhere they have an Internet connection. The Website also includes electronic flash cards.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780781798143
  • Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
  • Publication date: 10/1/2009
  • Format: Spiral Bound
  • Edition description: New Edition
  • Pages: 96
  • Sales rank: 1,440,319
  • Product dimensions: 3.00 (w) x 5.40 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Classification of Drugs

  • Anti-Infectives
  • Antineoplastics
  • Biologic/immunologic
  • Blood/vessels
  • Cardiovascular
  • Central nervous system
  • Dermatologic
  • Endocrine
  • Excretory/renal
  • Gastrointestinal
  • Ophthalmic
  • Otic
  • Respiratory
  • Abbreviations
  • Not Accepted by JCAHO
  • Dosage forms
  • Drugs
  • Drug forms
  • Measurements
  • Medical terminology
  • Routes of administration
  • Time
  • Vitamins
  • Diseases
  • Formulas
  • Dosage calculations
  • Body surface area
  • Volume
  • Percent of a quantity
  • Ratio-proportion method
  • Solutions
  • FDA-Mandated Medication Guides
  • Hospital Chart Information
  • Order requirements
  • Maximum daily dosages
  • Metric Conversions
  • Household conversions
  • Volume
  • Weight
  • Dry measure
  • Prefixes
  • Suffixes
  • Pregnancy Categories
  • Medications Inappropriate for Seniors
  • Anti-anxiety agents
  • Anti-emetic agents
  • Anti-depressant agents
  • Anti-hypertensive agents
  • Narcotic agents
  • Sedative-hypnotic agents
  • Sylfonylurea
  • Professional Titles
  • Retail Hard Copy Information
  • Patient information
  • Expiration dates of prescriptions
  • Roman Numerals
  • Temperature Scales
  • 24-Hour Clock
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  • Anonymous

    Posted February 21, 2011

    Highly Recommended Resource for CPhT

    This reference guide is a must have for all pharmacy techs!! So much information packed into a handy pocket reference!! AWESOME

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