APhA publishes new edition of popular at-a-glance resource

The third edition of "Peripheral Brain for the Pharmacist" is now available


The American Pharmacists Association (APhA) has announced publication of the third edition of Peripheral Brain for the Pharmacist, a convenient portable reference for both pharmacy practitioners and student pharmacists.   

A collection of 35 core reference materials, Peripheral Brain for the Pharmacist is printed on hole-punched laminated cards sized to fit in a lab-coat pocket and held together by a metal ring.

Each color-tabbed card features concise information about a frequently encountered clinical subject that student pharmacists and practicing pharmacists find themselves looking up time after time. The collection includes such topics as 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) is priced at $15.95 (APhA members pay $12.95) and may be ordered online at www.pharmacist.com/shop, by phone (800-878-0729) or through APhA’s digital subscription product, PharmacyLibrary, www.pharmacylibrary.com