Workbook and Lab Manual for Mosby's Pharmacy Technician, Principles and Practice, 3rd Edition

Workbook and Lab Manual for Mosby's Pharmacy Technician

3rd Edition Principles and Practice

By Teresa Hopper, BS, CPhT, Instructor of Pharmacy Technology, Boston Reed College, Napa, CA

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