Principles of Pharmacology for Medical Assisting

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Author : Jane Rice


624 Pages  Paperback 

5th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2006, 1999, 1994

©2011 , Published


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PRINCIPLES OF PHARMACOLOGY FOR MEDICAL ASSISTING, 5E is a comprehensive and easy-to-use text written specifically for medical assistants by a medical assisting instructor. Beginning with a mathematics review section, it proceeds to discuss dosage calculations, introduce pharmacology concepts and dru... more


A proven resource for over 20 years, geared specifically for medical assisting programs and written by an experienced medical assisting instructor.

Competency-based objectives at the start of each unit.

Clear and concise presentation of math concepts with many solved examples included; practice pr... more

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All drugs verified with Drugs@FDA and includes the latest caution, safety, and patient teaching information.

A color photo quick reference drug guide provides rapid identification of the 101 most commonly prescribed drugs. Actual-sized tablets and capsules, with their strength, are organized alphab... more