Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach / Edition 5

Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach / Edition 5

by Joseph T. DiPiro, Wells, Gary C. Yee, Barbara G. Wells
     
 


* Comprehensive: acclaimed in a prior edition as “the best pharmacotherapy textbook available,”* it offers you the most detailed pathophysiologic approach to selecting and using pharmaceutical agents in disease management and pharmaceutical care
* Current: the 5th Edition presents the latest information on new drugs and new approaches to treatment and… See more details below

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* Comprehensive: acclaimed in a prior edition as “the best pharmacotherapy textbook available,”* it offers you the most detailed pathophysiologic approach to selecting and using pharmaceutical agents in disease management and pharmaceutical care
* Current: the 5th Edition presents the latest information on new drugs and new approaches to treatment and disease management in all therapy sections
* New Chapters: now covers evidence-based medicine, pharmacogenetics, benign prostatic hyperplasia, endometriosis, erectile dysfunction, urinary incontinence, and much more
* Disease Management Focus: meets the needs of pharmacy curriculum and establishes a strong pathophysiologic basis for treatment
* Student-Friendly: provides clear explanations on how a particular organ system and related drug therapy is evaluated; includes dozens of treatment algorithms, figures and tables for quick readability; also offers the necessary background to understand topics including pharmacoeconomics and the used of evidence-based decision-making in practice
*Annals of Pharmacotherapy on the 4th Edition

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Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780071363617
Publisher:
McGraw-Hill Companies, The
Publication date:
04/18/2002
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
2668
Product dimensions:
8.96(w) x 11.10(h) x 3.06(d)

Table of Contents

Foreword
Preface
Contributors
Guiding Principles of Pharmacotherapy
Sect. 1Basic Concepts
1Pharmacoeconomics: Principles
2Health Outcomes and Quality of Life
3Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
4Pediatrics
5Geriatrics
6Pharmacoepidemiology
7Clinical Toxicology
Sect. 2Cardiovascular Disorders
8Cardiovascular Testing
9Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation
10Hypertension
11Heart Failure
12Ischemic Heart Disease
13Myocardial Infarction
14Arrhythmias
15Cardiomyopathies
16Cardiac Transplantation
17Thromboembolic Disorders
18Stroke
19Hyperlipidemia
20Peripheral Vascular Disease
21Use of Vasopressors and Inotropes in the Pharmacotherapy of Shock
22Hypovolemic Shock
Sect. 3Respiratory Disorders
23Pulmonary Function Testing
24Asthma
25Chronic Obstructive Lung Disease
26Respiratory Distress Syndrome
27Drug-Induced Pulmonary Diseases
28Cystic Fibrosis
Sect. 4Gastrointestinal Disorders
29Evaluation of the Gastrointestinal Tract
30Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
31Peptic Ulcer Disease
32Inflammatory Bowel Disease
33Nausea and Vomiting
34Diarrhea and Constipation
35Portal Hypertension and Cirrhosis
36Drug-Induced Liver Disease
37Pancreatitis
38Viral Hepatitis
39Liver Transplantation
Sect. 5Renal Disorders
40Assessment of Renal Function
41Acute Renal Failure
42Chronic Renal Insufficiency and End-Stage Renal Disease
43Renal Transplantation
44Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis
45Drug-Induced Renal Disease
46Glomerulonephritis
47Drug Therapy Individualization for Patients with Renal Insufficiency
48Electrolyte Homeostasis
49Acid-Base Disorders
Sect. 6Neurologic Disorders
50Evaluation of Neurologic Illness
51Multiple Sclerosis
52Epilepsy
53Status Epilepticus
54Acute Management of the Head Injury Patient
55Parkinson's Disease
56Pain Management
57Headache Disorders: Migraine and Cluster
Sect. 7Psychiatric Disorders
58Evaluation of Psychiatric Illness
59Childhood Disorders
60Eating Disorders
61Alzheimer's Disease
62Substance-Related Disorders: Overview and Depressants, Stimulants, and Hallucinogens
63Substance-Related Disorders: Alcohol, Nicotine, and Caffeine
64Schizophrenia
65Depressive Disorders
66Bipolar Disorder
67Anxiety Disorders
68Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
69Sleep Disorders
Sect. 8Endocrinologic Disorders
70Diabetes Mellitus
71Thyroid Disorders
72Adrenal Gland Disorders
73Pituitary Gland Disorders
Sect. 9Gynecologic and Obstetric Disorders
74Pregnancy and Lactation: Therapeutic Considerations
75Infertility
76Contraception
77Menstrual-Related Disorders
78Hormone Replacement Therapy
Sect. 10Immunologic Disorders
79Function and Evaluation of the Immune System
80Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Other Collagen Vascular Diseases
81Allergic and Pseudoallergic Drug Reactions
Sect. 11Bone and Joint Disorders
82Osteoporosis and Osteomalacia
83Rheumatoid Arthritis
84Osteoarthritis
85Gout and Hyperuricemia
Sect. 12Disorders of the Eyes, Ears, Nose and Throat
86Glaucoma
87Allergic Rhinitis
Sect. 13Dermatologic Disorders
88Acne and Psoriasis
89Drug-Induced Skin Reactions
Sect. 14Hematologic Disorders
90Hematopoiesis
91Anemias
92Coagulation Disorders
93Sickle Cell Anemia
94Drug-Induced Hematologic Disorders
Sect. 15Infectious Diseases
95Laboratory Tests to Direct Antimicrobial Pharmacotherapy
96Antimicrobial Regimen Selection
97Central Nervous System Infections
98Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
99Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
100Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
101Infective Endocarditis
102Tuberculosis
103Gastrointestinal Infections and Enterotoxigenic Poisonings
104Intra-abdominal Infections
105Parasitic Diseases
106Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis
107Sexually Transmitted Diseases
108Bone and Joint Infections
109Sepsis and Septic Shock
110Invasive Fungal Infections
111Infections in Immunocompromised Patients
112Antimicrobial Prophylaxis in Surgery
113Vaccines, Toxoids, and Other Immunobiologics
114Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Sect. 16Oncologic Disorders
115Cancer Treatment and Chemotherapy
116Breast Cancer
117Lung Cancer
118Colorectal Cancer
119Prostate Cancer
120Malignant Lymphomas
121Ovarian Cancer
122Acute Leukemias
123Chronic Leukemias
124Melanoma
125Bone Marrow Transplantation
Sect. 17Nutrition and Nutritional Disorders
126Assessment of Nutrition Status and Nutrition Requirements
127Prevalence and Significance of Malnutrition
128Parenteral Nutrition
129Enteral Nutrition
130Pediatric and Geriatric Nutrition Support
131Nutritional Considerations in Major Organ Failure
132Obesity
Index

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