Introduction to Clinical Pharmacology / Edition 4

Introduction to Clinical Pharmacology / Edition 4

by Marilyn Winterton Edmunds
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323020461

ISBN-13: 9780323020466

Pub. Date: 10/01/2002

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

This favorite textbook of students and instructors combines a clear and concise format with what is current and cutting edge in introductory nursing pharmacology. It presents important pharmacology content, consistent pedagogy, and features that will help you succeed in pharmacology and excel on all of your nursing examinations.  See more details below

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This favorite textbook of students and instructors combines a clear and concise format with what is current and cutting edge in introductory nursing pharmacology. It presents important pharmacology content, consistent pedagogy, and features that will help you succeed in pharmacology and excel on all of your nursing examinations.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323020466
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
10/01/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
703
Product dimensions:
8.66(w) x 11.00(h) x 1.27(d)

Table of Contents

Unit 1General Principles1
1The Nursing Process1
2Legal Aspects Affecting the Administration of Medications10
3Basic Concepts in Pharmacology23
4Medication Administration Throughout the Life Span32
5Self-Care: Over-the-Counter Products, Complementary Therapies, and Drugs for Health Promotion42
6Preparing and Administering Medications53
Unit 2Mathematics and Calculations101
7Review of Mathematical Principles101
8Mathematical Equivalents Used in Pharmacology111
9Calculating Drug Dosages118
Unit 3Drug Groups129
10Allergy and Respiratory Medications129
11Antiinfective Medications155
12Antivirals, Antiretrovirals, and Antifungal Medications187
13Antineoplastic Agents200
14Cardiovascular and Renal Medications207
15Central Nervous System Medications247
16Gastrointestinal Medications294
17Hematologic Products318
18Hormones and Steroids329
19Immunologic Agents367
20Analgesic, Musculoskeletal, and Antiarthritis Medications376
21Topical Preparations410
22Vitamins, Minerals, and Electrolytes423
Bibliography444
Glossary446
Disorders Index457
General Index461

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