Hospital pharmacy / edited by Martin Stephens.
Contributor(s): Stephens, MartinMaterial type: TextLanguage: English Publisher: London : Pharmaceutical Press, 2011Edition: 2nd edDescription: 1 online resource, 319 p. : ill. ; 28 cmISBN: 0857110209; 9780857110206Subject(s): Hospital pharmacies -- Great BritainDDC classification: 615.1 Online resources: WorldCat details | E-book Fulltext
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Table of contents CONTENTS; Preface; Preface; About the editor; About the editor; Contributors; Contributors; Abbreviations; Abbreviations; Introduction; Introduction; 1 Hospital pharmacy within the National Health Service; 1 Hospital pharmacy within the National Health Service; 2 Pharmacy in the acute independent sector; 2 Pharmacy in the acute independent sector; 3 Purchasing medicines; 3 Purchasing medicines; 4 Medicines supply and automation; 4 Medicines supply and automation; 5 Controlled drugs in hospital pharmacy; 5 Controlled drugs in hospital pharmacy; 6 Technical services.
Hospital Pharmacy outlines the changes in pharmacy practice within the hospital setting and discusses the vast range of services that are provided. Each chapter is devoted to an area of pharmacy practice and discusses its history, current practice and future developments. This new edition has been completely revised and updated and includes new chapters on: pharmacy in the acute independent sector; controlled drugs in hospital pharmacy; pharmacist prescribing; mental health; consultant pharmacists. This book is essential reading for pharmacy undergraduates, pre-registration graduates and newly.