Pharmacy Practice and The Law

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Jones & Bartlett Publishers, Aug 10, 2010 - Medical - 458 pages
The Sixth Edition of this best-selling text includes updates to account for new legal, regulatory and policy developments. Pharmacy Practice and the Law, Sixth Edition provides background, history and discussion of the law so as to enable the student to not only learn the facts, but to help them understand, apply and critically evaluate the information. The issues covered in this text are discussed in non-legal, easy to understand language. Challenging open-ended discussion questions and edited cases are included in every chapter to facilitate discussion and critical thinking. Citations to all laws, court cases, regulations and other documents are provided. An online instructor’s manual is available. Pharmacy Practice and the Law, Sixth Edition, is a useful resource both for teaching the facts of pharmacy law and for stimulating critical thinking issues in pharmacy law.
 

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Contents

The Law and the Legal System
1
Development
39
The Food and Drug Administration FDA
45
Prohibited Acts Penalties
58
New Drug Approval
72
Marketed Unapproved Drugs
84
Dispensing
117
Prescription Drug Labeling Information
128
Health Insurance Portability and Accountability
274
State Regulation of Pharmacy Practice
329
Pharmacist Malpractice Liability
369
Liability for Failure to Perform
380
Risk Management Strategies
388
Malpractice Insurance
395
Bibliography
405
Table of Cases
425

The Closed System of Controlled
171
Manufacturer Labeling and Packaging
177
Dispensing Controlled Substances
217
Federal Regulation of Pharmacy Practice
267
Glossary
431
Index
437
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