Workbook for Manual for Pharmacy Technicians / Edition 1

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This brand new companion workbook contains additional exercises & assessment activities for every chapter of the Manual for Pharmacy Technicians, 4th Edition. It incorporates a wide range of questions & activities, such as: multiple choice, short answer/fill in the blank, matching terms, crossword , true or false, cryptograms, puzzles, and research questions. This resource includes more than 700 exercises and can be used by individual students & practitioners for self-assessment in conjunction with the Manual, or used in class by instructors for exercises and activities.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781585282579
  • Publisher: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
  • Publication date: 12/1/2010
  • Edition description: Workbook
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 216
  • Sales rank: 1,239,895
  • Product dimensions: 8.40 (w) x 10.80 (h) x 0.50 (d)

Table of Contents

Part One: Introduction to Pharmacy Practice 1
1. Introduction to Pharmacy 1
2. Pharmacy Law 7
3. Community and Ambulatory Care Pharmacy Practice 13
4. Hospital Pharmacy Practice 19
5. Home Care Pharmacy Practice 25
6. Specialty Pharmacy Practice 31
7. Drug Information Resources 35
Part Two:Foundation Knowledge and Skills 41
8. Communication and Teamwork 41
9. The Human Body: Structure and Function 47
10. Drug Classifications and Pharmacologic Actions 55
11. Basic Biopharmaceutics, Pharmacokinetics, and
Pharmacodynamics 63
12. Medication Dosage Forms and Routes of Administration 69
Part Three:Practice Basics 75
13. Processing Medication Orders and Prescriptions 75
14. Pharmacy Calculations 79
15. Nonsterile Compounding and Repackaging 85
16. Aseptic Technique, Sterile Compounding, and IV Admixture Programs 91
17. Medication Errors 97
Part Four:Business Applications 103
18. Durable and Nondurable Medical Equipment, Devices, and Supplies 103
19. Purchasing and Inventory Control 109
20. Billing and Reimbursement 115
Answer Key121
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