Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process (User Guide and Access Code) / Edition 6

Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process (User Guide and Access Code) / Edition 6

by Linda Lane Lilley, Shelly Rainforth Collins, Scott Harrington, Julie S. Snyder
     
 

ISBN-10: 0323068898

ISBN-13: 9780323068895

Pub. Date: 02/15/2010

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Corresponding to Lilley's Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 6th Edition, Pharmacology Online features a collection of self-paced learning modules that will enhance understanding of pharmacology. Master the basic principles of pharmacology…and more! Interactive Learning Activities and true-to-life Case Studies will facilitate understanding of how

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Corresponding to Lilley's Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 6th Edition, Pharmacology Online features a collection of self-paced learning modules that will enhance understanding of pharmacology. Master the basic principles of pharmacology…and more! Interactive Learning Activities and true-to-life Case Studies will facilitate understanding of how drugs work and how to administer them safely in the clinical setting.

  • Case Studies show the consequences of both correct and incorrect choices, and provide rationales for incorrect choices.
  • Case Study Quizzes test understanding of key content and principles covered in the Case Studies.
  • Interactive Learning Activities provide need-to-know review of critical drug content in a fun, game-like way.
  • Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination provide practice in answering NCLEX Examination-style questions to promote success with the expanded pharmacology content of the NCLEX Examination.
  • Roadside Assistance Video Clips use humor and analogy to bring difficult content to life
  • Flashcard sets provide an easy-to-use, engaging way to memorize information about major drugs, drug classes, and pharmacologic principles.
  • Care Planning Activities present brief case studies along with a care plan template for completion.
  • Animations bring difficult concepts to life!
  • An Audio Glossary presents both a definition and an audio pronunciation for more than 1,400 terms and drug names.
  • A Drug Handbook serves as a convenient quick reference within the course.

  • New organization to match the textbook helps emphasize the relevance of each Self-Study Module, video, animation, and more to understanding and learning key concepts from the text.
  • Five brand-new, drug-specific Self-Study Modules go beyond the basic principles of pharmacology to focus on important drug content areas:
    • Pain
    • Antihypertensives
    • Medications for Asthma
    • Medications for Peptic Ulcer Disease with H. pylori
    • Antilipemic Drugs

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323068895
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
02/15/2010
Pages:
8
Product dimensions:
6.50(w) x 8.80(h) x 0.10(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: PHARMACOLOGY BASICS

Self-Study Module: Overview of Pharmacology

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmaceutics

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 1: Absorption

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 2: Distribution

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 3: Metabolism

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 4: Excretion

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 5: Plasma Drug Concentrations

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics: Dose-Response Relationships and Receptors

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics 1: Assessment and Monitoring

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics 2: Drug-Drug Interactions

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics 3: Drug-Food and Drug-Nutrient Interactions

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics 4: Medication Misadventures

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Drug Calculation Review

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

Case Study Quiz: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

Case Study: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

Case Study Quiz: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

Case Study: Herbal Therapy

Case Study Quiz: Herbal Therapy

Discussion Questions (16)

Care Planning Activity: Substance Abuse

Care Planning Activity: Herbal Supplements

Care Planning Activity: Poisoning Prevention

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 1-10)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 1-10)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 1-10)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART TWO: DRUGS AFFECTING THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM

Self-Study Module: Neuropharmacology

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pain

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Antidepressants

Case Study Quiz: Antidepressants

Case Study: Pain

Case Study Quiz: Pain

Case Study: Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications

Case Study Quiz: Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications

Discussion Questions (9)

Care Planning Activity: Parkinson’s Disease

Care Planning Activity: Obesity

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 11-17)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 11-17)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 11-17)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART THREE: DRUGS AFFECTING THE AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM

Case Study: Dopamine for Heart Failure

Case Study Quiz: Dopamine for Heart Failure

Discussion Questions (3)

Care Planning Activity: Hypertension

Care Planning Activity: Myasthenia Gravis

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 18-21)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 18-21)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 18-21)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART FOUR: DRUGS AFFECTING THE CARDIOVASCULAR AND RENAL SYSTEMS

Self-Study Module: Antihypertensives

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Antilipemic Drugs

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Treatment of Stable Angina

Case Study Quiz: Treatment of Stable Angina

Case Study: Diuretics and Potassium Imbalances

Case Study Quiz: Diuretics and Potassium Imbalance

Case Study: Anticoagulants

Case Study Quiz: Anticoagulants

Case Study: Acute Myocardial Infarction

Case Study Quiz: Acute Myocardial Infarction

Discussion Questions (8)

Care Planning Activity: Hyperlipidemia

Care Planning Activity: Drug-Induced Hypokalemia

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 22-29)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 22-29)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 22-29)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART FIVE: DRUGS AFFECTING THE ENDOCRINE AND REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS

Self-Study Module: Medications for Diabetes Mellitus

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Hypothyroidism Therapy in Pregnancy

Case Study Quiz: Hypothyroidism Therapy in Pregnancy

Case Study: Oral Antidiabetic Medications

Case Study Quiz: Oral Antidiabetic Medications

Case Study: Oral Contraception

Case Study Quiz: Oral Contraception

Case Study: Osteoporosis Therapy

Case Study Quiz: Osteoporosis Therapy

Case Study: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Case Study Quiz: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Discussion Questions (11)

Care Planning Activity: Addison’s Disease

Care Planning Activity: Erectile Dysfunction

Care Planning Activity: Infertility

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 30-35)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 30-35)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 30-35)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART SIX: DRUGS AFFECTING THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

Self-Study Module: Medications for Asthma

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Asthma

Case Study Quiz: Asthma

Discussion Questions (6)

Care Planning Activity: Nasal Allergies/Seasonal Rhinitis

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 36-37)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 36-37)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 36-37)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART SEVEN: ANTIINFECTIVE AND ANTIINFLAMMATORY DRUGS

Self-Study Module: Essentials of Antibacterial Therapy

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Infection and Antibiotics

Case Study Quiz: Infection and Antibiotics

Case Study: Malaria

Case Study Quiz: Malaria

Discussion Questions (11)

Care Planning Activity: Tuberculosis

Care Planning Activity: Pinworms

Care Planning Activity: Rheumatoid Arthritis

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 38-45)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 38-45)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 38-45)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART EIGHT: IMMUNE AND BIOLOGIC MODIFIERS AND CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS

Case Study: Immunizations

Case Study Quiz: Immunizations

Case Study: Managing Side Effects of Anticancer Drugs

Case Study Quiz: Managing Side Effects of Anticancer Drugs

Discussion Questions (9)

Care Planning Activity: Breast Cancer

Care Planning Activity: Transplantation

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 46-50)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 46-50)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 46-50)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART NINE: DRUGS AFFECTING THE GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM AND NUTRITION

Self-Study Module: Medications for Peptic Ulcer Disease with H. pylori

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Laxatives

Case Study Quiz: Laxatives

Case Study: Nutrition

Case Study Quiz: Nutrition

Case Study: Drugs for Peptic Ulcer Disease

Case Study Quiz: Drugs for Peptic Ulcer Disease

Discussion Questions (9)

Care Planning Activity: Nausea

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 51-55)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 51-55)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 51-55)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

PART TEN: MISCELLANEOUS THERAPEUTICS: HEMATOLOGIC, DERMATOLOGIC, OPHTHALMIC, AND OTIC DRUGS

Case Study: Isotretinoin Therapy in a Female Patient

Case Study Quiz: Isotretinoin Therapy in a Female Patient

Case Study: Anemia Drugs

Case Study Quiz: Anemia Drugs

Discussion Questions (5)

Care Planning Activity: Glaucoma

Interactive Learning Activities (for Chapters 56-58)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 56-58)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 56-58)

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

LIBRARY OF SUPPLEMENTAL RESOURCES

Roadside Assistance Videos

  • What's in a Name?: Deciphering Drug Names
  • Presto. . . Change-o: Understanding Drug Metabolism
  • The Donut Decay Principle: Understanding Drug Half-life (Part 1)
  • The Number Shall Be Five. . . and Five Shall Be the Number: Understanding Drug Half-life (Part 2)
  • I Saw You from Across a Crowded Room: Understanding Agonists and Antagonists (Part 1)
  • I Thought We Had Some Chemistry: Understanding Agonists and Antagonists (Part 2)
  • Striking the Mother Lode: Polypharmacy and the Danger of Drug Interactions
  • To Err is Human, But It Can Have Consequences: Targeting Medication Errors
  • Different Strokes. . . or Nausea or Headaches or Indigestion. . . for Different Folks: Understanding Individual Variations in Drug Response
  • Take Me Out to the Synapse: Understanding the Basis of Neuropharmacology
  • A Game of Musical Chairs: Understanding Protein Binding Drug Interactions
  • Friday Night at the Supermarket: Understanding Inhibition of Drug Metabolism
  • Big Things CAN Come in Little Packages: Understanding Drug Potency
  • It's Just a Chemical Imbalance: Understanding the Basics of Psychopharmacology
  • When Drugs Lose Their Punch: Understanding Drug Tolerance
  • "Fight or Flight" and "Rest and Digest": Understanding Drugs and the Autonomic Nervous System

Animations

Audio Glossary

Drug Handbook

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