9780135109649

Sterile Products and Aseptic Techniques for the Pharmacy Technician

  • ISBN 13:

    9780135109649

  • ISBN 10:

    0135109647

  • Edition: 2nd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 08/15/2010
  • Publisher: Pearson

Note: Not guaranteed to come with supplemental materials (access cards, study guides, lab manuals, CDs, etc.)

Extend Your Rental at Any Time

Need to keep your rental past your due date? At any time before your due date you can extend or purchase your rental through your account.

Rental Options

List Price $68.40 Save

Free Shipping Free Shipping On Every Order

Summary

Part of the Pharmacy Technician Series, Sterile Products is a comprehensive book covering the complex practice of sterile product preparation and correct aseptic technique. Updated in a brand new edition, this book covers the latest principles of aseptic technique, terms, methods, products and includes a "how-to" on standard sterile product preparations. It has current step-by-step instructions with color photographs of various aseptic techniques.

The core features of this book include the following:

-Chapter introductions and summaries, which provide the student with a clearer understanding and rationale of the content being covered.

-Current, step-by-step instructions with color photographs of various aseptic techniques.

-Workplace Wisdoms provide quick, highlighted tips and comments that replicate the advice of a seasoned IV technician.

-Profiles in Practice provide practical exercises that simulate real-world pharmacy problems or give students the additional information and resources.

-Chapter review questions provide a learning assessment for both students and instructors to assess concept comprehension.

-Appendix B, “Common Intravenous Medications,” provides a current listing of common IV medications used in the United States.

--Drugs are categorized alphabetically by both generic name and trade name their use/classification is also provided.

-Appendix C, “Training and Validation Forms,” provides documentation that students and instructors can use with lab practicums, skills analysis or, even certification programs.

-Appendix D, “Instructions for Left-Handed Personnel,” provides tremendous value for those are left-handed or train individuals who are.

--Left-handed trainees have been frustrated trying to master aseptic technique for years, as all instructional material has been designed for a right-handed perspective.

--Step-by-step photos showing left-handed procedures have been included for all baseline aseptic techniques.

Table of Contents

Read more

Write a Review