history of pharmacy practice

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Introduction to Pharmacy: History of Pharmacy Practice
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  1. The word pharmacy comes from which ancient Greek word for drug?
    Pharmakon
  2. What is supposedly an abbreviation for the Latin word for recipe?
    Rx
  3. The Age of Antiquity refers to which time period?
    5000 BCE up through CE 499
  4. Who is considered to be the "father of botany"?
    Theophrastus
  5. The first pharmacy technicians in ancient Egypt were
    known as:
    Echelons
  6. America's first female pharmacist was the granddaughter
    of:
    A pharmacist named Christopher Marshall and was named Elizabeth
  7. The first school of pharmacy was:
    The Philadelphia College of Pharmacy
  8. The American Pharmaceutical Association
    was opened to "all pharmacists and druggists of good character" in :
    1852
  9. The United States Pharmacopoeia (USP)
    was first published in:
    1820
  10. Gregor Mendel is known as the Father
    of Modern Genetics. He was an Austrian:
    Scientist and priest
  11. The practice of pharmacy began to be
    regulated by the federal government:
    In the early 1900s
  12. Pharmacogenomics is the use of:
    Genomic or genetic information to predict a drug's efficacy
  13. Apothecary
    Latin term forpharmacist
  14. Biotechnology
    Use of living things to make or modify a product
  15. Pharmacopoeia
    Book of products, formulae, and directions for preparation
  16. Compounding
    Producing, mixing,or preparing a drug by combining ingredients
  17. Pharmacogenomics
    • Study of genetic
    • differences in responses to drug therapy.

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