Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

by Linda Lane Lilley, Joseph A. Albanese, Robert S. Aucker
     
 

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This best-selling book will quickly become your favorite because of its clear and consistent format, colorful design, and helpful boxed data and illustrations that highlight need-to-know information.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780801678936
Publisher:
Mosby, Incorporated
Publication date:
04/28/1996
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
885
Product dimensions:
8.43(w) x 10.77(h) x 1.36(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

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Table of Contents

Pt. 1Pharmacology basics1
1The nursing process and drug therapy7
2Pharmacologic principles16
3Life span considerations36
4Legal, ethical, and cultural considerations47
5Medication errors : preventing and responding59
6Patient education and drug therapy69
7Over-the-counter drugs and herbal products76
8Substance abuse86
9Photo atlas of drug administration98
Pt. 2Drugs affecting the central nervous system143
10Analgesic agents145
11General and local anesthetics169
12Central nervous system depressants and muscle relaxants187
13Antiepileptic agents204
14Antiparkinsonian agents220
15Psychotherapeutic agents235
16Central nervous system stimulant agents273
Pt. 3Drugs affecting the autonomic nervous system287
17Adrenergic agents289
18Adrenergic-blocking agents304
19Cholinergic agents319
20Cholinergic-blocking agents330
Pt. 4Drugs affecting the cardiovascular and renal systems341
21Positive inotropic agents345
22Antidysrhythmic agents359
23Antianginal agents379
24Antihypertensive agents395
25Diuretic agents422
26Fluids and electrolytes437
27Coagulation modifier agents453
28Antilipemic agents477
Pt. 5Drugs affecting the endocrine system493
29Pituitary agents495
30Thyroid and antithyroid agents505
31Antidiabetic agents514
32Adrenal agents534
33Women's health agents544
34Men's health agents567
Pt. 6Drugs affecting the respiratory system577
35Antihistamines, decongestants, antitussives, and expectorants579
36Bronchodilators and other respiratory agents594
Pt. 7Antiinfective and antiinflammatory agents617
37Antibiotics619
38Antiviral agents654
39Antitubercular agents678
40Antifungal agents689
41Antimalarial, antiprotozoal, and anthelmintic agents700
42Antiseptic and disinfectant agents717
43Antiinflammatory, antirheumatoid, and related agents727
Pt. 8Immune and biologic modifiers and chemotherapeutic agents745
44Immunosuppressant agents747
45Immunizing agents755
46Antineoplastic agents773
47Immunomodulating agents812
48Gene therapy and pharmacogenomics831
Pt. 9Drugs affecting the gastrointestinal system and nutrition839
49Acid-controlling agents841
50Antidiarrheals and laxatives857
51Antiemetic and antinausea agents872
52Vitamins and minerals883
53Nutritional supplements910
Pt. 10Miscellaneous therapeutics : hematologic, dermatologic, ophthalmic, and otic agents923
54Blood-forming agents925
55Dermatologic agents934
56Ophthalmic agents948
57Otic agents979

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