The handbook on storing & securing medications



Publisher: Joint Commission Resources in Bethesda, MD

Written in English
Published: Pages: 212 Downloads: 55
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Subjects:

  • Drugs -- Storage -- Standards -- United States,
  • Drug adulteration -- United States -- Prevention,
  • Drugs -- Packaging -- United States -- Safety measures,
  • Drug Storage -- standards -- United States,
  • Security Measures,
  • Pharmacy Service, Hospital -- standards -- United States

Edition Notes

Other titlesThe handbook on storing and securing medications
Statementedited by Thomas E. Kirschling ; foreword by Robert J. Weber.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRS159 .H36 2009
The Physical Object
Paginationxii, 212 p. ;
Number of Pages212
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24109373M
ISBN 101599403021
ISBN 109781599403021
LC Control Number2009920154

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