Focus on Nursing Pharmacology / Edition 3

Focus on Nursing Pharmacology / Edition 3

by Amy M. Karch, Pamela Evans-Smith
     
 

ISBN-10: 0781753708

ISBN-13: 9780781753708

Pub. Date: 02/01/2005

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Now in its Second Edition, this concise, user-friendly pharmacology text presents difficult concepts in a condensed, scientific approach. Organized by body system, it features abundant line art and tabular information to summarize pertinent concepts. Recurring features include: drugs and key term lists, bulleted chapter summaries, Web link icons, lifespan…  See more details below

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Now in its Second Edition, this concise, user-friendly pharmacology text presents difficult concepts in a condensed, scientific approach. Organized by body system, it features abundant line art and tabular information to summarize pertinent concepts. Recurring features include: drugs and key term lists, bulleted chapter summaries, Web link icons, lifespan considerations, and NCLEX-style review questions. Now includes two new chapters on Dosage Calculations and Drug Therapy in the 21st Century. Also has increased information on pharmacokinetics, dosages and drug information,and more chapter study questions. A CD-ROM features over 700 patient teaching printouts and Canadian Drug Laws and Regulations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781753708
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
02/01/2005
Edition description:
Third Edition
Pages:
992
Product dimensions:
8.38(w) x 10.88(h) x (d)

Table of Contents

Pt. IIntroduction to nursing pahrmacology1
Pt. IIChemotherapeutic agents69
Pt. IIIDrugs acting on the immune system217
Pt. IVDrugs acting on the central and peripheral nervous systems277
Pt. VDrugs acting on the autonomic nervous system431
Pt. VIDrugs acting on the endocrine system499
Pt. VIIDrugs acting on the reproductive system577
Pt. VIIIDrugs acting on the cardiovascular system623
Pt. IXDrugs acting on the renal system771
Pt. XDrugs acting on the respiratory system813
Pt. XIDrugs acting on the gastrointestinal system865
App. AParenteral agents919
App. BTopical agents924
App. COphthalmic agents932
App. DVitamins937
App. EAlternative and complementary therapies940

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