Curriculum | Pharmacy Practice ( Theory) | B. Pharmacy

Course : B Pharmacy VIIth semester / 4thyear
Name of Subject: Pharmacy Practice ( Theory)
Subject Code: BP703T
Sr. No. Contents of the topics Learning objectives Teaching Guidelines Methodology Time

(Hrs)

1. a)    Hospital and it’s organization

 

Definition, Classification of hospital- Primary, Secondary and Tertiary hospitals, Classification based on clinical and non- clinical basis, Organization Structure of a Hospital, and Medical staffs involved in the hospital and their functions.

 

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Hospital and it’s organization Detail study of hospitals based on clinical and non-clinical basis and its organization

Medical staff Involved in the hospital

Instructive

Power point presentation

Group discussion

3
2 b)    Hospital pharmacy and its organization

Definition, functions of hospital pharmacy, Organization structure, Location, Layout and staff requirements, and Responsibilities and functions of hospital pharmacists

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe  Hospital pharmacy and its organization

 

Concept of hospital pharmacy and organization including its layout,responsibilities and functions of hospital pharmacists Instructive

Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
3 c)   Adverse drug reaction

Classifications – Excessive pharmacological effects, secondary pharmacological effects, idiosyncrasy, allergic drug reactions, genetically determined toxicity, toxicity following sudden withdrawal of drugs, Drug interaction- beneficial interactions, adverse interactions, and pharmacokinetic drug interactions, Methods for detecting drug interactions, spontaneous case reports and record linkage studies, and Adverse drug reaction reporting and management.

 

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Adverse drug reaction

 

Study of adverse drug reaction, classification, allergic drug reactions, idiosyncrasy, pharmacokinetic drug interaction and methods for detecting drug interactions

Adverse interaction and pharmacokinetic drug interactions Methods for detecting drug interaction spontaneous case reports and record linkage studies and Adverse drug reaction reporting and management.

 

Instructive

Power point presentation

Group discussion

3
4 Community Pharmacy

Organization and structure of retail and wholesale drug store, types and design, Legal requirements for establishment and maintenance of a drug store, Dispensing of proprietary products, maintenance of records of retail and wholesale drug store

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Community Pharmacy Concept of community pharmacy including its organization  structure of retail and wholesale drug store and maintaince of records Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
5 Drug distribution system in a hospital

Dispensing of drugs to inpatients, types of drug distribution systems, charging policy and labeling, Dispensing of drugs to ambulatory patients, and Dispensing of controlled drugs.

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Drug distribution system in a hospital Study of drug distribution system in a hospital Dispensing of drugs to inpatients types of drug distribution systems charging policy and labeling, Dispensing of drugs to ambulatory patients and Dispensing of controlled drugs Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
6 Hospital formulary

Definition, contents of hospital formulary, Differentiation of hospital formulary and Drug list, preparation and revision, and addition and deletion of drug from hospital formulary

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Hospital formulary Concept of hospital formulary including preparation and revision and addition and deletion of drug from hospital formulary Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
7 Therapeutic drug monitoring

Need for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, Factors to be considered during the Therapeutic Drug Monitoring, and Indian scenario for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Therapeutic drug monitoring Explain therapeutic drug monitoring and its factors with Indian scenario for Therapeutic Drug Monitoring Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
8 Medication adherence

Causes of medication non-adherence, pharmacist role in the medication adherence, and monitoring of patient medication adherence.

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Medication adherence Concept of medication adherence its causes and monitoring of patient medication adherence. Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
9 Patient medication history interview

Need for the patient medication history interview, medication interview forms.

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Patient medication history interview Study of patient medication history  and its interview forms Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

1
10 Community pharmacy management

Financial, materials, staff, and infrastructure requirements.

 

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Community pharmacy management Detail study of community pharmacy management with its Financial, materials, staff and infrastructure requirements Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

1
11 Pharmacy and therapeutic committee

Organization, functions, Policies of the pharmacy and therapeutic committee in including drugs into formulary, inpatient and outpatient prescription, automatic stop order, and emergency drug list preparation.

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Pharmacy and therapeutic committee Study of therapeutic committee  including its organization,functions,policies, inpatient and outpatient prescription , and emergency drug list preparation Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
12 Patient counseling

Definition of patient counseling; steps involved in patient counseling, and Special cases that require the pharmacist

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Patient counseling Concepts of patient counseling and its steps and special cases that require the pharmacist Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
13 Education and training program in the hospital

Role of pharmacist in the education and training program, Internal and external training program, Services to the nursing homes/clinics, Code of ethics for community pharmacy, and Role of pharmacist in the interdepartmental communication and community health education.

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Education and training program in the hospital Explain the education and training  program, code of ethics and role of pharmacist in the hospitals Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
14 Prescribed medication order and communication skills :-Prescribed medication order- interpretation and legal requirements, and Communication skills- communication with prescribers and patients In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Prescribed medication order and communication skills Study of prescribed medication order and communication skills with prescribers and patients Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
15 Drug information services

Drug and Poison information centre, Sources of drug information, Computerized services, and storage and retrieval of information

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Drug information services Explain drug information services, Drug and Poison information centre, Sources of drug information, Computerized services, and storage and retrieval of information Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
16 Budget preparation and implementation In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Budget preparation and implementation Detail study of budget preparation and implementation Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
17 Clinical Pharmacy

Introduction to Clinical Pharmacy, Concept of clinical pharmacy, functions and responsibilities of clinical pharmacist, Drug therapy monitoring – medication chart review, clinical review, pharmacist intervention, Ward round participation, Medication history and Pharmaceutical care.

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Clinical Pharmacy Concept of clinical pharmacy its functions, responsibilities and drug therapy monitoring Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

3
18 Over the counter (OTC) sales

Introduction and sale of over the counter, and Rational use of common over the counter medications

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Over the counter (OTC) sales Introduction  and rational use of over the counter medications Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

3
19 Drug store management and inventory control

Organization of drug store, types of materials stocked and storage conditions, Purchase and inventory control: principles, purchase procedure, purchase order, procurement and stocking, Economic order quantity, Reorder quantity level, and Methods used for the analysis of the drug expenditure

In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Drug store management and inventory control Concepts of drug store management and  inventory control, and Methods used for the analysis of the drug expenditure Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

3
20 Investigational use of drugs: – Description, principles involved classification, control, identification, role of hospital pharmacist, advisory committee. In the end of the lecture student should be able to describe Investigational use of drugs Study of principles involved classification,control, identification, role of hospital pharmacist, advisory committee Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2
21 Interpretation of Clinical Laboratory Tests

Blood chemistry, hematology, and urinalysis

 

In the end of the lecture student should be able to of Clinical Laboratory Tests describe Interpretation Clinical Laboratory Tests describe Interpretation Instructive

–Power point presentation

–Group discussion

2