(PTCE.AO1) / ISBN : 978-1-64459-498-8
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5+ Lessons | 360+ Exercises | 200+ Quizzes |

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4+ Full Length Tests | 360+ Practice Test Questions

1

Introduction: Pharmacy Technicians and the PTCE

  • The Pharmacy Technician
  • Certified Pharmacy Technician
  • PTCE Overview
  • Preparing for the PTCE
2

Medications

  • Generic Names, Brand Names, and Classifications of Medications
  • Top 200 Drug Generic and Brand Names and Drug Class
  • Dosage Forms and Routes of Administration
  • Routes of Administration
  • Cardiovascular System and Drugs
  • Gastrointestinal System and Drugs
  • Respiratory System and Drugs
  • Endocrine System and Drugs
  • The Nervous System and Drugs
  • The Urinary System and Drugs
  • The Immune System and Drugs
  • The Musculoskeletal System and Drugs
  • Special Senses and Drugs
  • Dietary Supplements
  • Drug Interactions
  • Therapeutic Equivalence
  • Narrow Therapeutic Index (NTI)
  • Drug Stability
  • Storage of Medications
  • Incompatibility
3

Federal Requirements

  • Controlled Substances
  • Restricted Drug Programs
  • FDA Recalls
  • Hazardous Drugs
4

Patient Safety and Quality Assurance

  • ISMP Safe Medication Practices
  • Error Prevention Strategies
  • Medication Error Reporting
  • Pharmacist Intervention
  • Quality Control
5

Order Entry and Processing

  • Pharmacy Calculations
  • Nonsterile Compounding Processes
  • Equipment and Supplies for Drug Administration
  • Lot Numbers, Expiration Dates, and National Drug Code (NDC) Numbers
  • Procedures for Identifying and Returning Medications and Supplies

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