Laboratory Procedures for Pharmacy Technicians 1st Edition
Jahangir Moini
ISBN-13: 9781418073947 | ISBN-10: 1418073946
© 2010 | Published |  400  Pages

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LABORATORY PROCEDURES FOR PHARMACY TECHNICIANS consists of Theory Review and Procedures and Self-Evaluation. The first part is broken up into three sections: General Concepts, Non-sterile Compounding Products, and Sterile Compounding Products. The second part contains three tests, one for each of the three sections in Part I. The book also features examples of Compounding Formulas and Dosage Calculations as Appendices. LABORATORY PROCEDURES FOR PHARMACY TECHNICIANS features an easy to understand style of text, with many illustrative figures, hands-on exercises, compounding procedures, and alert boxes for important material. A CD-Rom with Instructor presentations and an Instructor's Manual accompany the book.

    Section I: General Concepts.
    1. Safety in the Workplace.
    2. Introduction to Compounding.
    3. Prescriptions and Drug Classifications.
    Section II: Nonsterile Compounding Products.
    4. Equipment and Supplies for Nonsterile Compounding.
    5. Extemporaneous Compounding.
    6. Repackaging and Labeling.
    Section III: Sterile Compounding Products.
    7. Aseptic Techniques and Clean Rooms.
    8. Equipment, Garments, and Gowning.
    9. Sterile Preparations and Procedures of Compounding.
    10. Inventory Control.
    11. Quality Control and Assurance.
    Section I: Test for General Concepts.
    Section II: Test for Nonsterile Compounding Products.
    Section III: Test for Sterile Compounding Products.
    Answer Key.
    Appendix A - Examples of Compounding Formulas.
    Appendix B - Dosage Calculations.

    • Covers general lab concepts, non-sterile compounding, and sterile compounding.
    • Step-by-step procedures demonstrating various compounding techniques.
    • Alert boxes to highlight important material.
    • Exercises that allow hands-on practice.
    • CD-Rom with Instructor Presentations, Testbank, and an Instructor's Manual.
    • I feel the author did a great job of covering all the topics related to law and ethics. I liked the approach that was taken and also the order in which the topics were listed. If published, I feel it will be a great asset to the law and ethics course. Sandi Tschritter, Spokane Community College

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    • Electronic Classroom Manager for Moini's Laboratory Procedures for Pharmacy Technicians
      ISBN-10: 1418073954 | ISBN-13:9781418073954
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      The Instructor Resources CD-ROM includes Instructor presentations in PowerPoint for each chapter and an Instructor's Manual.

    • Dr. Moini is a Professor of Science at Eastern Florida State College. Formerly the Director of Allied Health Programs at Everest University, where he established the Medical Assisting Program and Associate Degree Program, Dr. Moini also served the Brevard County Health Department as an epidemiologist and health educator consultant, offering continuing education courses on pharmacology, medication errors, immunizations, and other important topics. Before coming to the United States, Dr. Moini spent nine years as an Assistant Professor at Tehran University Medical and Nursing School. An internationally published author of more than eight allied health textbooks, Dr. Moini is actively involved in helping students prepare for careers in various health professions, including pharmacy, nursing, and medical assisting.