Mosby s Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination E Book

Author: James J. Mizner
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323292641
Release Date: 2014-03-12
Genre: Medical

Covering everything you need to study for and pass the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board (PTCB) and ExCPT exams, Mosby's Review for the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination, 3rd Edition makes exam preparation easy. Review the content you'll see on the exam with handy outlines, test-taking tips and strategies, and electronic flash cards. Written by noted pharmacy technician educator James J. Mizner, this complete review tests your knowledge and simulates the actual PTCB exam with 17 different, 100-question practice exams in the book and online. This edition is modeled after the updated Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Blueprint. A total of 1,700 review questions are included in 17 practice exams in the book and online. 100-question format of each practice exam simulates the PTCB and ExCPT exams, with multiple-choice questions and the same balance of content, for a realistic test taking experience. 700 electronic flash cards help you learn and remember facts by covering the top 200 most prescribed pharmaceuticals, top 50 herbals, abbreviations, and sound-alike drugs. Review content reflects the new percentages covered on the PTCB exam. A convenient outline format helps you to quickly review important information you'll see on the exam. Tips and suggestions prepare you for test-taking success by providing an insider’s perspective on what to expect and how to prepare for your exam when you have limited time. Seven practice exams in the book feature the same format and content emphasis as the national exam. Ten practice exams on the Evolve companion website in both timed and untimed modes help you identify any areas of weakness, and include instant feedback and remediation. UPDATED content includes current drug information and pharmacy practice procedures based on the new Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Blueprint. NEW! Chapter objectives provide a clear breakdown of content and goals for review.

Mosby s Review for the PTCB Certification Examination

Author: James J. Mizner
Publisher: Mosby Incorporated
ISBN: 0323033679
Release Date: 2005-10-01
Genre: Medical

This comprehensive review will help pharmacy technicians practice for and successfully pass the PTCB exam. Content follows the PTCB outline: Assisting the Pharmacist in Serving Patients, Maintaining the Medication & Inventory Control, and Participating in the Administration and Management of Pharmacy Practice. A section on test-taking skills, as well as four practice exams with 140 multiple-choice questions each, provides helpful information and additional practice. Competencies are included for each section, as well as multiple-choice review questions with answers and rationales. An accompanying CD-ROM includes six practice exams and over 400 flashcards. Mirrors the organization of the most current PTCB Certification Examination. Integrates narrative competencies into each subsection to address the PTCB established competencies. Includes four practice exams containing 140 questions with answers and rationales. Supplies multiple-choice review questions at the end of every chapter - totaling over 1,000. Contains an interactive CD-ROM that includes 4 practice exams from the book, 2 more practice exams with 280 additional multiple-choice questions, and over 400 flashcards categorized by generic/brand names, calculations, pharmacy law, abbreviations, indications, and nomenclature.

Workbook for Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technicians

Author: Kathy Moscou
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323292665
Release Date: 2014-04-14
Genre: Medical

Specially designed to parallel the material in Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technicians, 2nd Edition, this helpful workbook provides in-depth study and review of the ASHP content requirements for pharmacology and anatomy and physiology. Its user-friendly format and engaging learning exercises help you understand both basic and advanced pharmacologic concepts. Practical activities allow you to apply your knowledge to real-world scenarios. Comprehensive review makes this a perfect resource for preparing for certification exams. Learning exercises include terms and definitions, multiple-choice, matching, true/false, critical thinking, and research activities. Engaging workbook is ideal for in-class review, remediation, or homework assignments. Updated content matches the textbook and provides a review of the ASHP content requirements for pharmacology and anatomy and physiology.

Mosby s Pharmacy Technician

Author: Elsevier
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323187886
Release Date: 2014-12-25
Genre: Medical

Completely revised and rebuilt to correspond to the latest Pharmacy Technician industry standards, Mosby's Pharmacy Technician: Principles and Practice, 4th Edition includes all the information on pharmacy practice, anatomy and physiology, math calculation, and pharmacology you need to prepare for a successful career as a Pharmacy Technician. This approachable text includes new chapters on Medication Safety and Error Prevention and Communication and Role of the Technician with the Customer/Patient, along with new information on the latest pharmacy laws, HIPAA, USP 797, and much more. With its clear writing, expert insight, and engaging study tools, you will be able to develop a better understanding of the complex pharmaceutical content you need to pass the PTCB examination and succeed on the job. Comprehensive coverage of the most important subject areas taught in pharmacy technician programs provides comprehensive coverage of pharmacy practice, A&P, and pharmacology to prepare you for the PTCE and your future jobs. Technician Scenarios and Technician Scenario Check-up boxes highlight real-world examples. Comprehensive drug tables with pill images and label photos make learning drug information easier. Tech Notes and Tech Alerts offer practical references related to the chapter subject matter. Mini drug monographs provide the drug information you need for the drugs covered in the text. A&P content is included in the Body Systems section to help you build a foundation for how drugs work in the human body. Technician’s Corner boxes include critical thinking exercises applicable to the chapter content. Pharmacist’s Perspective boxes provide insights from the eye of the pharmacist. NEW! Update of pharmacy laws offers the latest issues and information found on the PTCB examination, including: HIPAA, the Medicare Modernization Act recent legal changes due to the selling of pseudoephedrine products the issuance of multiple Schedule II prescriptions pending legislation requirements for Medicaid prescriptions NEW! Completely revised TOC includes chapters on community pharmacy practice, institutional pharmacy practice, additional pharmacy practice settings, and individual chapters on the body systems. UNIQUE! New chapter on Medication Safety and Error Prevention to address the growing reports of technician-related medication errors. NEW! Chapter on Communication and Role of the Technician with the Customer/Patient highlights the increased customer-facing role that pharmacy technicians are now expected to have. NEW! Revised chapter on Math Calculations provides simple rules and examples for practice. NEW! Discussion of USP 797 covers the latest guidelines on all prescription and OTC medicines, dietary supplements, and other healthcare products manufactured and sold in the U.S. set forth by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP). NEW! Full-color photographs of hospital, retail, and home healthcare offers a visual of key areas and automation in the practice of pharmacy.

Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technicians E Book

Author: Kathy Moscou
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323292658
Release Date: 2014-04-14
Genre: Medical

Organized to provide an in-depth review of the ASHP content requirements for pharmacology and anatomy and physiology, Pharmacology for Pharmacy Technicians, 2nd Edition is comprehensive, yet approachable. It offers complete coverage of body systems structure to correspond to the way pharmacology is taught in most programs, as well as patient scenarios, anatomy and physiology refreshers, drug monographs with pill photos, and a number of learning aids. Overviews of anatomy and physiology at the beginning of each body system unit provide a basic understanding of anatomy and physiology to help you understand how drugs work in the body. Mini drug monographs in every body system and drug classification chapter contain valuable drug information and pill photos for quick reference. Summary drug tables with generic/brand name, usual dose and dosing schedule, and warning labels offer at-a-glance access to information about specific drugs. Helpful Tech Notes enhance your understanding of the practical knowledge needed in the pharmacy setting and help you relate new concepts to practical use. Tech Alerts offer critical reminders and warnings to help you learn to identify and avoid common pharmacy errors. Technician's Corner critical thinking exercises prepare you for on-the-job situations by providing a set of facts and asking you to reach a conclusion. Updated drug information ensures you are familiar with the latest drug approvals and therapeutic considerations. Additional learning resources on the companion Evolve website include: Certification practice exam to better prepare you for the PTCB or ExCPT exam. More recall exercises and games to help you retain complex information.

Chinesische Arzneipflanzen

Author: Andreas Kalg
Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
ISBN: 9783437296697
Release Date: 2013-03-25
Genre: Medical

Das Buch leistet Pionierarbeit, in dem es die Zusammenhänge zwischen der Erscheinungsform der Kräuter und ihrer Wirkung aufzeigt. Statt trockenem Lehrbuchwissen sind alle Informationen praxisnah und leicht verständlich aufbereitet. Ausgewählte Legenden mit direktem Bezug zur medizinischen Anwendung vertiefen das Wissen. Farbige Abbildungen der Arzneidrogen unterstützen das Verständnis und sorgen dafür, dass Sie sich das Gelernte dauerhaft einprägen.

Mosby s Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians

Author: Monica M. Tighe
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323075688
Release Date: 2007-10-17
Genre: Medical

Mosby's Comprehensive Review for Veterinary Technicians, 3rd edition introduces and reviews the material in each of your veterinary technology courses. Key topics ranging from basic and clinical science, diagnostics and applications, to professional practices and issues are presented in a user-friendly outline format that is ideal whether you're a new student or you're reviewing for your certification exams. This title includes additional digital media when purchased in print format. For this digital book edition, media content is not included. Comprehensive coverage of veterinary technology spans basic and clinical sciences, applications, patient management, nursing, nutrition, anesthesia and pharmacology, as well as personal, practice and professional management skills - everything you need for both the U.S. and Canadian certification exams. Care of large animals, birds, reptiles and laboratory animals, in addition to cats and dogs, is included. Chapter outlines, learning outcomes and expanded glossaries help you comprehend and retain essential material. Summary tables are ideal for reference or review. Review questions at the end of each chapter, in addition to a 300-question comprehensive review exam, test and reinforce your knowledge of veterinary technology. Six appendixes ensure crucial resources are always at your fingertips. State-of-the-art Alternative Imaging Technology chapter discusses computed tomography and nuclear scintigraphy to complement ultrasound technology. Enhanced content highlights vet tech responsibilities in genetics, small animal nursing, veterinary dentistry, zoonoses, breeding/reproduction, neonatal care, and much more. Small animal nursing instruction now includes dermatology, auricular treatments and ophthalmology. Extended pharmacology coverage features pain management. Personal and practice management skills include expanded OSHA/WHMIS guidelines and ethics discussions.

Der einfache Weg zu einem langen Leben

Author: David B. Agus
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 9783492966009
Release Date: 2014-04-14
Genre: Health & Fitness

Jeder Mensch kann etwas dafür tun, ein möglichst langes und gesundes Leben zu führen – und das ist gar nicht schwer! Auf der Basis aktuellster medizinischer Forschungsergebnisse zeigt der vielfach ausgezeichnete Arzt David B. Agus leicht verständlich und für jeden umsetzbar, wie wir unsere Gesundheit selbst in die Hand nehmen können. Welche Lebensmittel uns gut tun, welche Rolle Routinen in unserem Alltag spielen sollten, welches Maß an Bewegung am gesündesten ist und welche Vorsorgeuntersuchungen in den jeweiligen Altersgruppen tatsächlich sinnvoll sind. Das handliche Praxisbuch zu seinem Bestseller »Leben ohne Krankheit«, in dem die Prävention eine zentrale Rolle spielt – ein Augenöffner und eine praktische Anleitung, das Beste für sich selbst zu tun.

Leben ohne Krankheit

Author: David B. Agus
Publisher: Piper Verlag
ISBN: 9783492961905
Release Date: 2013-02-27
Genre: Health & Fitness

Können wir bis ins hohe Alter fit und gesund bleiben? Sind Verfall und Krankheit wirklich unausweichlich? David B. Agus geht diesen fundamentalen Fragen nach und zeigt, wie eine neue Sichtweise auf unsere Gesundheit jedem Einzelnen den Weg ebnet zu jenem bisher unerreichbaren Ziel: einem langen und gesunden Leben. Wider aller herkömmlichen Herangehensweisen plädiert Agus für die "personalisierte Medizin": Jeder Mensch ist anders, jeder Körper muss anders gepflegt und gesund gehalten werden. Mit den Mitteln der modernen Medizin soll jeder seinen Körper "vermessen" und mit den Daten genau jene Verhaltensweisen erarbeiten, die Krankheiten verhindern. Dieses Buch ist auch eine unerschrockene Herrausforderung an jeden von uns: die Verantwortung für die eigene Gesundheit zu übernehmen. Und es ist ein Grundlagenwerk, das unser ganzes Leben verändern wird.

Mosby s Review Questions for the NCLEX RN Examination

Author: Patricia Mary Nugent
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: UCLA:L0100553056
Release Date: 2011
Genre: Medical

Prepare for exam success with Mosby's Review Questions for the NCLEX-RN® Examination! Over 5,000 exam-style practice questions help you assess your strengths and weaknesses, develop test-taking skills, and reduce your test anxiety. Written by testing experts Patricia M. Nugent, Phyllis K. Pelikan, Judith S. Green, and Barbara A. Vitale, this book makes review easy by organizing material into the core clinical areas of medical-surgical nursing, mental health, maternity, and pediatrics. Rationales are provided for both correct and incorrect answers, and alternate item format questions ensure that you're prepared for the latest version of the exam. A companion CD lets you review in three different practice modes to gain experience in computerized tests. Convenient organization by core clinical area, body system, and disorders makes it easy to select the practice questions you prefer. Over 5,000 questions provide plenty of practice, with more than 3,000 questions in the book and over 2,000 additional questions on the CD. Rationales for both correct and incorrect answers help you understand the reasoning behind each answer option. Alternate item format questions include multiple response, fill-in-the-blank, hot spot (figure or illustration), chart/exhibit, and drag and drop prioritizing to enhance your critical thinking skills. Three practice modes -- study, quiz, and exam -- on the companion CD let you choose your style of review. Content selection on the companion CD lets you to choose questions by client needs category, nursing process step, or content area, so you can focus your study on your weakest areas. Two 265-question comprehensive exams (one in the book, one on the CD) let you practice with an NCLEX-RN exam-style test. Coverage of new content on the 2010 NCLEX-RN test plan prepares you for the exam with the most up-to-date information. An increase to over 300 alternate item format questions provides additional practice with these important critical thinking questions. 12 chart/exhibit alternate item format questions introduce the newest alternate item format type.

Dance Anatomie

Author: Jacqui Greene Haas
Publisher: Stiebner Verlag GmbH
ISBN: 9783767910461
Release Date: 2014-04-02
Genre: Sports & Recreation

»Wenn man als Tänzer erfolgreich sein möchte, muss man verstehen, wie man seinen Körper optimal trainiert, vorbereitet und schützt.« Genau dies vermittelt die Autorin anhand der 82 wichtigsten Tanzbewegungen mit über 200 farbigen Illustration auf leicht verständliche und nachvollziehbare Art und Weise. Zielgerichtet und per »Blick unter die Haut« kann der Leser die für seinen Leistungsstand und seinen Stil wichtigsten Übungen auswählen und sowohl Beweglichkeit als auch Kraft und Muskelspannung kontinuierlich verbessern. »Dance Anatomie veranschaulicht die Zusammenhänge zwischen Muskulatur und Tanzbewegung – eine Pflichtlektüre für jeden Tänzer.«