PTCB Exam Simplified

Author: David Heckman
Publisher: David Heckman
ISBN: 1942682050
Release Date: 2016-01-01
Genre:

Further refined, revised, and expanded, the 3rd edition of PTCB Exam Simplified is simpler, better, and more up-to-date than ever before. Our study guide covers each of the nine knowledge domains that form today's PTCB exam. Take action, and start preparing with PTCB Exam Simplified.

PTCB Exam Simplified

Author: David A Heckman, Pharmd
Publisher:
ISBN: 1942682018
Release Date: 2014-12-10
Genre:

Many people loved the 1st edition of "PTCB Exam Simplified." Now we're giving you even more to love! With new features like detailed tables, charts, and illustrations to facilitate quick learning, and a full-length practice exam, "PTCB Exam Simplified" is better than ever! How did we develop such an outstanding study guide? We focused on the key elements every student is looking for: Relevant Don't buy a study guide that is bursting at the seams with unnecessary information. With "PTCB Exam Simplified," you can rest assured knowing that the information is relevant. Why? Because we focus only on key topics outlined on the PTCB exam blueprint. Current Standardized exams are always evolving. Make sure you prepare with a study guide that is up-to-date. Based on the most recent exam blueprint, "PTCB Exam Simplified" is as up-to-date as it gets! Practical You can read until you're blue in the face, but the best way to learn is by solving problems. "PTCB Exam Simplified" is packed with practice problems and examples. We also provide a top-notch full-length practice exam, complete with a detailed answer key! Let's face it, your time is limited. Start focusing on the content most likely to appear on the exam. Get an efficient, effective, and relevant review with "PTCB Exam Simplified." Don't settle for less.

PTCB Exam Simplified Pharmacy Technician Certification Exam Study Guide

Author: David A Heckman, Pharmd
Publisher:
ISBN: 0615883702
Release Date: 2013-09-12
Genre:

When it comes to investing in a PTCB exam review book, you have a lot of options. To help you make your decision easier, we have created a list of the top 5 factors you should consider when choosing a study guide. Top 5 factors to consider when selecting a PTCB exam study guide: #1 --Up To Date-- Standardized exams are always evolving. Make sure you prepare yourself with a study guide that is up to date with current information and current laws. #2 --Practice Questions-- You can read until you're blue in the face, but the best way to learn is to do it yourself! That is why PTCB Exam Simplified is packed full of examples and practice problems. #3 --Manageable Size-- You really need to consider how much content you can reasonably review before the exam. You need a study guide that gives you just the right balance of information, not too much and not too little. PTCB Exam Simplified provides just the right amount of information. Though I did not obtain her endorsement personally, I am pretty certain Goldilocks would choose PTCB Exam Simplified if she were preparing to take the PTCE. #4 --A Substantial Review of Pharmacy Calculations-- Math problems make up a large portion of the PTCB exam, and you need to be prepared in order to be successful. Many of the best-selling PTCB exam study guides fail to prepare students adequately in this category, but PTCB Exam Simplified provides a thorough review of pharmacy calculations. #5 --Study and Quiz Yourself at the Same Time-- You want a study guide that can equip you with exam-relevant knowledge as quickly as possible. PTCB Exam Simplified does this by providing you with questions and answers that allow you to quiz yourself as you study.

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.

Secrets of the PTCB Exam Study Guide

Author: Ptcb Exam Secrets Test Prep Team
Publisher: Mometrix Media Llc
ISBN: 1610727991
Release Date: 2015-02-25
Genre: Medical

***Includes PTCB Practice Test Questions*** If you're concerned about your upcoming PTCB exam, Secrets of the PTCB Exam can help. Many potential pharmacy technicians have to take the exam two or more times before they pass, but relying on Secrets of the PTCB Exam to prepare for the test can help you avoid that fate. Secrets of the PTCB Exam really can help you ace the Pharmacy Technician Certification Board Examination on your first try, without weeks and months of endless studying. Our comprehensive Secrets of the PTCB Exam study guide is written by our exam experts, who painstakingly researched every topic and concept that you need to know to ace your test. Our original research reveals specific weaknesses that you can exploit to increase your exam score more than you've ever imagined. Secrets of the PTCB Exam cover all areas of the test: Assisting the Pharmacist in Serving Patients, Maintaining Medication and Inventory Control Systems, Participating in the Administration and Management of Pharmacy Practice Plus, you'll learn powerful test taking strategies which you can leverage into an even higher score. And much more...

ExCPT Exam Simplified

Author: David Heckman
Publisher:
ISBN: 1942682034
Release Date: 2015-10-03
Genre:

Do you need a high quality, up-to-date study guide for the ExCPT exam? Look no further. ExCPT Exam Simplified was created just for you. This new study guide offers easy to understand information and explanations along with the key features every student is looking for: Tables, Charts and Illustrations to Facilitate Quick Learning Top 200 Prescription Drugs and Top 45 OTC Drugs The Secret to Solving Nearly Any Pharmacy Math Problem Step-by-Step Guide for Interpreting Prescriptions Pharmacy Law Highlights from the Author of Pharmacy Law Simplified Full-Length Practice Exam with Detailed Answer Key Up-to-Date Content Based on the Current Exam Blueprint ExCPT Exam Simplified has all of these great features and more, but what really makes ExCPT Exam Simplified so outstanding? One word... relevant. Compare the ExCPT exam blueprint to our table of contents. See the similarity? That was no mistake. ExCPT Exam Simplified was intentionally designed to cover key exam content, so you only spend time reviewing the most relevant information. Use your time wisely. Get an efficient, effective, and relevant review with ExCPT Exam Simplified. Don't settle for less.

Concise Review for the PTCB Exam

Author: Brian Tuschl
Publisher: Dog Ear Publishing
ISBN: 9781598582611
Release Date: 2007-06
Genre: Medical

Concise Review for the PTCB Exam is a comprehensive approach to preparing for the pharmacy technician certification exam. It does not try to cover every aspect about the field of pharmacy. Rather, it targets the information that is relevant to the certification exam. The text includes drug information, test-taking strategies, examples and practice questions that will prepare a student to pass the test the first time. . Instruction in all test areas: math, law, hospital, drug information. . Contains strategies you MUST know to ace the exam. . Over 750 practice questions that will familiarize you with the PTCB format and help you master the techniques taught. . Detailed answer explanations that will help you avoid making the same mistake twice. . Pharmacy calculations are completely worked out so that all math problems on the exam can be easily understood and solved. . Gives unique ways to learn many of the drugs that will be on the exam. . Includes three practice PTCB tests. All of these questions are similar to those that you will see on the actual PTCB exam. . Covers pharmacy law and hospital information in a way that will make it easy to recall the information. .Contains a list of the top 200 drugs with brand, generic, indication and class. About the Authors Brian Tuschl, Pharm. D., is the president of Tech Prep Solutions. He is an Adjunct Clinical Assistant Professor in the Department of Clinical Sciences and Administration in the College of Pharmacy at the University of Houston and was presented with the Roche Preceptor of the Year Award in 2006. Dr. Tuschl currently serves as a member of the advisory boards of two local technical schools with pharmacy technician programs and also practices retail pharmacy in Houston, Texas. Christopher Ardoin, BSPharm, is the co-founder of Tech Prep Solutions. He is a preceptor with the University of Houston College of Pharmacy. He is a licensed pharmacist in both Texas and Louisiana. Mr. Ardoin has over ten years of pharmacy experience in areas including hospital, compounding, and retail pharmacy.

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.

Drug Names Decoded How to Study Pharmacology

Author: Tony Guerra
Publisher: Lulu Press, Inc
ISBN: 9781304727183
Release Date: 2016-03-12
Genre: Science

Why is pharmacology hard? It's tough to memorize words you can't pronounce, it's not often clear what needs to be memorized, and most pharmacology books are not written in plain, accessible English. This book provides pronunciations for generic and brand name drugs, mnemonics for each drug in an easy to memorize order, and a plain English summary of each pharmacologic concept. Drug Names Decoded: How to Study Pharmacology breaks down learning pharmacology into small bite-sized, digestible pieces of memorable information to help students quickly improve their pharmacology knowledge base.

Pharmacy Technician Exam

Author: Editors of Learningexpress LLC
Publisher: Learning Express Llc
ISBN: 1576857379
Release Date: 2010-12
Genre: Medical

This comprehensive guide covers everything tested on the Pharmacy Technician Certification Examination. All aspiring pharmacy technicians, in retail pharmacies, hospitals, or labs, must pass to be successful in the field. This guide includes:, Two full-length exams with detailed answer explanations, --Complete review of the career, including schools, requirements, recommended courses, and professional resources, --Review of pharmacy science and math, medications, dosages, pharmacy law, and state and federal regulations, --Glossary of key pharmacy tech term

Complete Math Review for the Pharmacy Technician

Author: William Alexander Hopkins
Publisher: Amer Pharmacists Assn
ISBN: 1582121346
Release Date: 2010-01-01
Genre: Medical

Filled with real-world practice problems this book is a unique training resource, whether it is for the classroom, the national Pharmacy Technician Certification Board examination, or the pharmacy practice setting. Key Features: Thoroughly covers every topic related to pharmacy calculations that a pharmacy technician needs to know.

Antibiotics Simplified

Author: Jason Gallagher
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Publishers
ISBN: 9781449614591
Release Date: 2011-03-09
Genre: Medical

Antibiotics Simplified Second Edition is a comprehensive but concise guide to the basics of antibiotics. It combines a basic review of microbiology with practical guidance for treating patients. Based on the experience of practicing clinicians and written by experts in pharmacotherapy, this convenient reference outlines the characteristics of each drug and why a specific antibiotic is indicated for a particular infection. New To The Second Edition Includes 17 new chapters with the latest information about drug classes and antiviral agents Expanded coverage of drug classes Antiviral agents (antiretrovirals for HIV antimycobacterial agents, and antiparasitic agents) New appendix, including empiric regimens for common infections Each Drug Class Review Includes Agents belonging to each class Drugs most commonly used in practice Spectrum of activity Adverse effects Dosing issues Important points Useful indications

Medical Language Instant Translator

Author: Davi-Ellen Chabner
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9781437705638
Release Date: 2010-03-16
Genre: Medical

Communicate more effectively when you use this pocket reference to medical terms and other useful information! Davi-Ellen Chabner’s Medical Language Instant Translator, 4th Edition provides the tools you need to understand medical terminology. You can also access key information on common diagnostic tests and procedures, the top 100 prescription drugs, medical abbreviations, symbols, and acronyms — and much more. Based on Chabner’s The Language of Medicine, this practical resource is ideal for any health care environment! Get quick, portable access to key medical terms and other need-to-know information. Decipher complicated medical terms by recognizing and finding the meanings of individual word parts. Distinguish between commonly misunderstood medical terms (e.g., ureter vs. urethra, or para vs. peri). Become familiar with common diagnostic tests and procedures and why they are ordered. Access information on medical abbreviations, symbols, acronyms, and professional designations. Understand the basics of surgical instruments, terminology, and technology. Identify the top 100 prescription drugs and their uses. Quickly access the top 100 diagnoses and associated procedures. Find the definitions of complementary and alternative medicine terms. Recognize specialized terms used in medical records. Review body systems anatomy with full-color illustrations. Adds a new section on eponyms —words based on or derived from a person’s name. Adds a new section on Major Diagnostic Categories & Diagnosis-Related Groups (DRG). Includes updates corresponding to those in the Language of Medicine, 9th Edition, by Davi-Ellen Chabner.

Memorizing Pharmacology A Relaxed Approach

Author: Tony Guerra
Publisher: Lulu.com
ISBN: 9781329898448
Release Date: 2016-02-28
Genre: Science

"As a working parent of 4yearold triplet daughters, I understand time management presents one of the greatest barriers to my pharmacology students' success. Many students feel that cold sense of overwhelm and information overload. This easytoread guide organizes pharmacology into manageable, logical steps you can fit in short pockets of time. The proven system helps you memorize medications quickly and form immediate connections. With mnemonics from students and instructors, you'll see how both sides approach learning. After you've finished the 200 Top Drugs in this book, reading pharmacology exam questions will seem like reading plain English. You'll have a new understanding of pharmacology to do better in class, clinical and your board exam. You'll feel the confidence you'd hoped for as a future health professional. For patients and caregivers, this book provides a means to memorize medications to quickly and articulately communicate with your health providers." --from the back cover.