Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy / Edition 3

Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy / Edition 3

by Lippincott
     
 


Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy, 3rd Edition, provides the nursing student and practicing nurse with information about how drugs act and interact in the treatment of disease. The book focuses on mechanisms of drug action; details specific drugs by pharmacologic class; reviews the nursing process related to each drug category for all body systems,See more details below

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Nursing Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy, 3rd Edition, provides the nursing student and practicing nurse with information about how drugs act and interact in the treatment of disease. The book focuses on mechanisms of drug action; details specific drugs by pharmacologic class; reviews the nursing process related to each drug category for all body systems, plus pain medications, anti-infective drugs, and cancer drugs; and highlights potentially dangerous interactions, including drug-herb interactions. It does all of this in the award-winning, lighthearted Incredibly Easy! style that makes intimidating concepts thoroughly approachable.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781451146240
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
05/18/2012
Series:
Incredibly Easy! Series
Edition description:
Third
Pages:
736
Sales rank:
76,954
Product dimensions:
7.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 1.70(d)

Table of Contents

Contents

 

Contributors and consultants   

Not another boring foreword    

 

1 Fundamentals of nursing pharmacology

2 Autonomic nervous system drugs

3 Neurologic and neuromuscular drugs

4 Pain medications

5 Cardiovascular drugs

6 Respiratory drugs
7 Gastrointestinal drugs

8 Genitourinary drugs

9 Hematologic drugs

10 Endocrine drugs

11 Psychotropic drugs

12 Anti-infective drugs

13 Anti-inflammatory, antiallergy, and immunosuppressant drugs

14 Antineoplastic drugs

15 Drugs for fluid and electrolyte balance

 

Appendices and index

Ophthalmic and dermatologic drugs
M
edication safety

Abbreviations to avoid
Glossary

Selected references

Index

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