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Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists, Fourth Edition (Drug Information (McGraw-Hill)) [Paperback]

Patrick Malone , Karen Kier , John Stanovich
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August 17, 2011 0071624953 978-0071624954 4

Everything pharmacists need to know about drug information management

Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists, Fourth Edition teaches students and professionals how to research, interpret, evaluate, collate, and disseminate drug information in the most effective and efficient manner possible. Updated throughout, the book also addresses other important issues such as the legal and ethical considerations of providing information, how to respond to requests for information, and how to determine what information should be made available.

Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists, Fourth Edition covers essential topics such as:

  • Formulating effective responses and recommendations for information
  • Evaluation of drug literature
  • The application of statistical analysis in the biomedical sciences
  • Drug evaluation monographs
  • Adverse drug reactions
  • Medication and patient safety
  • Investigational drugs

New to this edition:

  • Five new chapters: “Policy Development, Project Design, and Implementation,” “Drug Information in Ambulatory Care,” “Drug Information and Contemporary Community Pharmacy Practice,” “Drug Information Education and Training,” and “Pharmaceutical Industry and Regulatory Affairs: Opportunities for Drug Information Specialists”
  • Key Concepts have been added to the beginning of each chapter and are identified with icons in the chapter text
  • Case Studies and multiple-choice questions have been added to most chapters
Twenty-two appendices include: Drug Consultation Request Form, Performing a PubMed® Search, Questions for Assessing Clinical Trials, and Questions to Consider for Critique of Primary Literature.

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Author Profiles
Patrick M. Malone, PharmD, FASHP
The University of Findlay
School of Pharmacy
Findlay, Ohio

Karen L. Kier, PhD, MSc, RPh
Ohio Northern University
College of Pharmacy
Ada, Ohio

John E. Stanovich, RPh
Ohio Northern University
College of Pharmacy
Ada, Ohio


Product Details

  • Series: Drug Information (McGraw-Hill)
  • Paperback: 1192 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical; 4 edition (August 17, 2011)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0071624953
  • ISBN-13: 978-0071624954
  • Product Dimensions: 1.3 x 6 x 9 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 3.1 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
  • Average Customer Review: 4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (5 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #62,739 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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4.0 out of 5 stars Drug Info January 27, 2014
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The book is in fine condition just like it said it would be, however, it did not make it to my house at the time that I would have liked. It was almost late in getting to me (the last date was January 20, 2013).
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4.0 out of 5 stars An Amazing Book July 14, 2013
By Andy K.
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This book is in good condition and I like it because it will fulfil my school requirement.
Would like every pharmacy student to have a copy via amazon.
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4.0 out of 5 stars isbn doesn't match December 11, 2012
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i bought this book for pharmacy school as it was a required text. i received the book for a decent price and quick shipping. the only problem i have is that when I try to sell the book back to amazon, the exact book i purchased from amazon, the isbn doesn't match what is on their record
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5.0 out of 5 stars Good book August 17, 2012
By KA
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Very good drug info book for the pharmacist who wants to stay abreast with the practice of pharmacy. I highly recommend it.
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5.0 out of 5 stars Incredibly fast, reliable service! December 14, 2011
By Kim
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I received this book in perfect condition within a few days of placing the order even though it's the hectic holiday season! Thank you so much for your courteous service! I will definitely order from this company again!
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