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Pharmacy Practice and the Law + Navigate 2 Advantage Access, 9th Edition

  • Richard Abood
  • Kimberly A. Burns
  • ISBN-10: 1284154971
  • ISBN-13: 9781284154979
  • 0 Pages | Paperback
  • COPYRIGHT: 2020 Published
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About the Product

The ninth edition of the best-selling text, Pharmacy Practice and the Law goes beyond preparation for the board exam, helping students understand and critically analyze the law that governs both the profession and the products they distribute. The Ninth Edition continues to include the most up-to-date federal, legal, regulatory, and policy developments, as well as new developments to various medical/pharmaceutical programs. Challenging, open-ended discussion questions and edited cases are included in everyChapter to facilitate discussion and critical thinking. Critical issues are discussed in non-legal, easy-to-understand language. Pharmacy Practice and the Law, Ninth Edition is the most comprehensive and engaging resource for teaching the facts of federal pharmacy law, and for encouraging critical thinking and analysis on relevant issues.


  • Student favorite! Take Away Points highlight the most important information in each section.

  • Every new text comes with complimentary access to the Navigate 2 eBook! Take notes, highlight, and book mark from any device with a web browser and internet access.

Table of Contents

Chapter 1: The Law and the Legal System
Chapter 2: Federal Regulation of Medications: Development, Production, and Marketing
Chapter 3: Federal Regulation of Medications: Dispensing
Chapter 4: The Closed System of Controlled Substance Distribution
Chapter 5: Dispensing Controlled Substances
Chapter 6: Federal Regulation of Pharmacy Practice
Chapter 7: State Regulation of Pharmacy Practice
Chapter 8: Pharmacist Malpractice Liability and Risk Management Strategies

New to this edition

  • New & updated content! Chapters have been extensively revised to reflect new developments most relevant to the pharmacy profession such as Medicaid outpatient drug reimbursement, Medicare Part D, FDA’s Park Doctrine, HIPAA, and State Regulation of Prescription Benefit Managers.
  • New & updated case studies are included at the end of each chapter to stimulate challenging discussions.
  • Updated Study Scenarios and questions follow each section to reinforce the concepts learned.