Flashcards in Ch 19 P 26 Pharmacist Prescriptive Authority Deck (9)
A substance recognized by the body as being foreign; it results in the production of specific antibodies directed against it.
A protein in the blood that is produced in response to stimulation by a specific antigen.
The act of inducing antibody formation, thus leading to immunity.
A specially prepared antigen, which upon administration to a person, will result in immunity.
The administration of any antigen in order to induce immunity; is not synonymous with immunization since vaccination does not imply success.
A physician's order, standing delegation order, or other order or protocol as defined by rule of the New Mexico board of pharmacy.
Emergency contraception drug therapy
The use of a drug to prevent pregnancy after intercourse.
Tobacco cessation drug therapy
The use of therapies, which may include drugs to assist in quitting any form of tobacco use.