Pharmaceutical Calculations, 5th Edition

Pharmaceutical Calculations, 5th Edition

Pages: 552

Publisher: Wiley

Year of Publication: 2016

Author(s) : Maria Glaucia Teixeira, Joel L. Zatz

Book Description:

Retaining the successful previous editions’ programmed instructional format, this book improves and updates an authoritative textbook to keep pace with compounding trends and calculations – addressing real-world calculations pharmacists perform and allowing students to learn at their own pace through examples.

•    Connects well with the current emphasis on self-paced and active learning in pharmacy schools
•    Adds a new chapter dedicated to practical calculations used in contemporary compounding, new appendices, and solutions and answers for all problems
•   Maintains value for teaching pharmacy students the principles while also serving as a reference for review by students in preparation for licensure exams
•    Rearranges chapters and rewrites topics of the previous edition, making its content ideal to be used as the primary textbook in a typical dosage calculations course for any health care professional
•  Reviews of the prior edition: "…a well-structured approach to the topic…" (Drug Development and Industrial Pharmacy) and "...a perfectly organized manual that serves as a expert guide…" (Electric Review)