WASHINGTON, DC – The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) recently published the 3rd edition of Peripheral Brain for the Pharmacist, a reference widely used by both pharmacy practitioners and student pharmacists.
Peripheral Brain for the Pharmacist is a collection of more than 30 core reference materials printed on lab coat pocket–sized, laminated cards. Hole-punched with a metal ring to hold the collection together, the reference cards provide succinct clinical information that student pharmacists and practicing pharmacists frequently look up: creatinine clearance; guidelines on hypertension, diabetes, cholesterol, asthma and COPD; serum concentrations; aminoglycoside therapy; insulin analogues; immunization schedules; and warfarin interactions.
Peripheral Brain for the Pharmacist, 3rd edition (ISBN 978-1-58212-178-9; 35 laminated cards hole-punched with metal ring; $15.95 [$12.95 for APhA members]) is color tabbed to speed lookup of similar information. The reference may be ordered online, www.pharmacist.com/shop, or by phone, 800-878-0729. The product is also available through APhA’s digital subscription product, PharmacyLibrary, www.pharmacylibrary.com.
About the American Pharmacists Association
The American Pharmacists Association, founded in 1852 as the American Pharmaceutical Association, is a 501 (c)(6) organization, representing more than 62,000 practicing pharmacists, pharmaceutical scientists, student pharmacists, pharmacy technicians and others interested in advancing the profession. APhA, dedicated to helping all pharmacists improve medication use and advance patient care, is the first-established and largest association of pharmacists in the United States. For more information, please visit www.pharmacist.com.