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The Resource Pharmaceutical practice, edited by Judith A. Rees, Ian Smith, Jennie Watson, (electronic book)

Pharmaceutical practice, edited by Judith A. Rees, Ian Smith, Jennie Watson, (electronic book)

Label
Pharmaceutical practice
Title
Pharmaceutical practice
Statement of responsibility
edited by Judith A. Rees, Ian Smith, Jennie Watson
Contributor
Editor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
The fifth edition of Pharmaceutical Practice has been totally overhauled and restructured to bring the contents completely up to date and to reflect emerging new roles for pharmacists both within the traditional employment areas of hospital and community pharmacy, as well as other developing roles supporting the public health agenda, governance, risk management, prescribing and pharmacoeconomics. It covers a wide range of subjects relevant to pharmacy practice, including communication skills, managing a business, quality assurance, dispensing, calculations, packaging, storage and lab
Member of
Cataloging source
DLC
Dewey number
615/.4
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RS91
LC item number
.P44 2014
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1959 November 24-
  • 1966-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Rees, Judith A.
  • Smith, Ian
  • Watson, Jennie
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Pharmacy
  • Drug Compounding
  • Dosage Forms
  • Pharmacy
Label
Pharmaceutical practice, edited by Judith A. Rees, Ian Smith, Jennie Watson, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Pharmaceutical Practice; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contributors; About this book; 1 An introduction to pharmacy and its place in society; 1 The role of pharmacy in health care; Introduction; The changing role of pharmacy; The extended role; The profession; The NHS drugs budget; The NHS workforce; The current and future roles of pharmacists; Community pharmacy; Dispensing, repeat dispensing and medication review; Responding to symptoms; Health promotion and health improvement; Services to specific patient groups; Domiciliary visiting; Personal control
  • Out of hours servicesHospital pharmacy; Other NHS roles; Primary care pharmacy; Pharmaceutical advisers; Pharmaceutical public health; The public's view; Clinical effectiveness; The roles of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the General Pharmaceutical Council; Continuing education and continuing professional development; Pharmacy education; Undergraduate education; Pre-registration training; Higher degrees and research; Conclusion; Key Points; 2 Socio-behavioural aspects of health and illness; Introduction; Defining health and illness; Dimensions of health; Physical health; Mental health
  • Spiritual healthSocial health; Determinants and models of health; Genetic and biological determinants; Behavioural determinants; Environmental determinants; Socioeconomic determinants; Interaction of different factors; Process of illness; Becoming ill; Identifying and reacting to symptoms; Sick-role behaviour; The role of personality in illness; Health knowledge, beliefs and attitudes; The health belief model; The theory of planned behaviour; The conflict theory; Locus of control; Self-efficacy and social learning; Coping; Coping mechanisms; Decision analysis and behavioural decision theory
  • Theory into practice -- the process of behaviour changeThe treatment process; Self- and lay-care; Primary care; Factors influencing the use of healthcare services; Demographic factors; Cultural and socioeconomic factors; Social support; Forms and levels of social support; Key Points; 3 Socio-behavioural aspects of treatment with medicines; Introduction; Functions of medicines; A societal perspective on the rational use of medicines; Defining rational use; National medicines policy (NMP); Ensuring the safety of medicines; Ensuring the availability of medicines; Use of medicines
  • Improving public understanding of medicinesPrescribing; Functions of prescriptions; Choosing the right medicine; Models to study prescribing; The nature of the consultation process; Influencing prescribing; The changing nature of prescribers; Pharmacies and the pharmacy profession; International guidelines for good pharmacy practice by the FIP; Outcomes of medical treatment; Evaluation and outcomes research; Health-related quality of life; Client and patient satisfaction; Key Points; 2 Protecting the public; 4 Control of medicines; Introduction; Control of medicines
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 552 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780702051432
Lccn
2013018486
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780702052828
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn842337747
  • (OCoLC)842337747
Label
Pharmaceutical practice, edited by Judith A. Rees, Ian Smith, Jennie Watson, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Front Cover; Pharmaceutical Practice; Copyright Page; Contents; Preface; Acknowledgements; Contributors; About this book; 1 An introduction to pharmacy and its place in society; 1 The role of pharmacy in health care; Introduction; The changing role of pharmacy; The extended role; The profession; The NHS drugs budget; The NHS workforce; The current and future roles of pharmacists; Community pharmacy; Dispensing, repeat dispensing and medication review; Responding to symptoms; Health promotion and health improvement; Services to specific patient groups; Domiciliary visiting; Personal control
  • Out of hours servicesHospital pharmacy; Other NHS roles; Primary care pharmacy; Pharmaceutical advisers; Pharmaceutical public health; The public's view; Clinical effectiveness; The roles of the Royal Pharmaceutical Society and the General Pharmaceutical Council; Continuing education and continuing professional development; Pharmacy education; Undergraduate education; Pre-registration training; Higher degrees and research; Conclusion; Key Points; 2 Socio-behavioural aspects of health and illness; Introduction; Defining health and illness; Dimensions of health; Physical health; Mental health
  • Spiritual healthSocial health; Determinants and models of health; Genetic and biological determinants; Behavioural determinants; Environmental determinants; Socioeconomic determinants; Interaction of different factors; Process of illness; Becoming ill; Identifying and reacting to symptoms; Sick-role behaviour; The role of personality in illness; Health knowledge, beliefs and attitudes; The health belief model; The theory of planned behaviour; The conflict theory; Locus of control; Self-efficacy and social learning; Coping; Coping mechanisms; Decision analysis and behavioural decision theory
  • Theory into practice -- the process of behaviour changeThe treatment process; Self- and lay-care; Primary care; Factors influencing the use of healthcare services; Demographic factors; Cultural and socioeconomic factors; Social support; Forms and levels of social support; Key Points; 3 Socio-behavioural aspects of treatment with medicines; Introduction; Functions of medicines; A societal perspective on the rational use of medicines; Defining rational use; National medicines policy (NMP); Ensuring the safety of medicines; Ensuring the availability of medicines; Use of medicines
  • Improving public understanding of medicinesPrescribing; Functions of prescriptions; Choosing the right medicine; Models to study prescribing; The nature of the consultation process; Influencing prescribing; The changing nature of prescribers; Pharmacies and the pharmacy profession; International guidelines for good pharmacy practice by the FIP; Outcomes of medical treatment; Evaluation and outcomes research; Health-related quality of life; Client and patient satisfaction; Key Points; 2 Protecting the public; 4 Control of medicines; Introduction; Control of medicines
Edition
Fifth edition.
Extent
1 online resource (xvii, 552 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780702051432
Lccn
2013018486
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
9780702052828
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
  • ocn842337747
  • (OCoLC)842337747

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