Workbook and Lab Manual for Mosby's Pharmacy Technician - 3rd Edition - ISBN: 9781437706710, 9780323359122

Workbook and Lab Manual for Mosby's Pharmacy Technician

3rd Edition

Principles and Practice

Authors: Teresa Hopper
eBook ISBN: 9780323359122
eBook ISBN: 9780323292467
Imprint: Saunders
Published Date: 2nd May 2011
Page Count: 400

Table of Contents

Section One: General Pharmacy

1. History of Medicine and Pharmacy

2. Pharmacy Federal Laws and Regulations

3. Pharmacy Ethics, Competencies, Associations, and Settings for Technicians

4. Conversions and Calculations Used by Pharmacy Technicians

5. Dosage Forms, Routes of Administration, Drug Classifications, Drug Abbreviations & Medical Terminology

6. Drug Information References

7. Prescription Processing

8. Over-the-Counter Medications

9. Complementary Alternative Medicine

10. Hospital Pharmacy

11. Repackaging and Compounding

12. Aspetic Technique

13. Pharmacy Stock and Billing

14. Medication Safety and Error Prevention


Section Two: Body Systems

15. Endocrine System

16. Nervous System

17. Psychopharmacology

18. Respiratory System

19. Visual and Auditory Systems

20. The Integumentary System

21. Gastrointestinal System

22. Urinary System

23. Cardiovascular System

24. Reproductive System


Section Three: Classifications of Drugs

25. Anti-infectives

26. Anti-inflammatories and Antihistamines

27. Vitamins and Minerals

28. Vaccines

29. Oncology Agents


Section Four: Basic Science for the Pharmacy Technician

30. Microbiology

31. Chemistry


With chapter-by-chapter review and practice, this easy-to-use workbook and lab manual helps you reinforce your understanding of key facts and concepts from Mosby's Pharmacy Technician: Principles and Practice, 3rd Edition. A wide variety of review questions, exercises, and activities help you study more effectively and learn to apply your knowledge for success on the job.

Key Features

  • Chapter-specific exercises (fill-in-the-blank, matching, true/false, and multiple-choice) reinforce key textbook concepts and help you prepare for exams.
  • Experiential lab activities provide hands-on practice.
  • Case scenarios and critical thinking questions strengthen your decision-making skills.
  • UNIQUE! Internet research assignments challenge you to locate additional information and draw clinically relevant conclusions.
  • Math calculation exercises enhance your proficiency with challenging mathematic calculations critical to practice.

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    About the Authors

    Teresa Hopper Author

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Instructor of Pharmacy Technology, Boston Reed College, Napa, CA