Pub. Date:
F. A. Davis Company
Pharmacology Clear and Simple: A Guide to Drug Classifications and Dosage Calculations / Edition 3

Pharmacology Clear and Simple: A Guide to Drug Classifications and Dosage Calculations / Edition 3

by Cynthia J. Watkins RN, MSN, CPNCynthia J. Watkins RN
Current price is , Original price is $77.95. You

Temporarily Out of Stock Online

Please check back later for updated availability.


2 books in 1! Pharmacology Dosage calculations Save time and money with two books in one! Half pharmacology, half dosage calculations—plus an intensive, yet clear & simple review of basic math! Here’s the must-have knowledge and guidance you need to gain a solid understanding of pharmacology and the safe administration of medications in one text. A body systems approach to pharmacology with a basic math review and a focus on drug classifications prepare you for administering specific drugs in the clinical setting. See what students are saying online about the previous edition… “Very good setup and i passed with an A.” “Bought as a text book for a class, I will be holding on to this as a desk reference.” “Very easy to understand.”

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780803666528
Publisher: F. A. Davis Company
Publication date: 04/18/2018
Edition description: Third Edition
Pages: 528
Sales rank: 770,222
Product dimensions: 8.40(w) x 10.70(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

I. Introduction to Pharmacology 1. History of Pharmacology 2. Basics of Pharmacology 3. Patient Safety in Medication Administration 4. Regulations 5. Prescriptions and Labels II. Calculations 6. Basic Review of Mathematics 7. Measurement Systems 8. Dosage Calculations III. Administration of Medications 9. Enteral Medications and Administration 10. Parenteral Medications and Administration IV. Classifications of Drugs 11. Integumentary System Medications 12. Musculoskeletal System Medications 13. Nervous System Medications 14. Eye and Ear Medications 15. Endocrine System Medications 16. Cardiovascular System Medications 17. Immunological System Medications 18. Pulmonary System Medications 19. Gastrointestinal System Medications 20. Reproductive and Urinary Systems Medications 21. Herbs, Vitamins, and Minerals Glossary Appendices A. Drug Classifications B. Drug Classifications Index by Generic Name C. Controlled Substances Schedules D. Pregnancy Drug Categories and Controlled Substances Schedules E. Routine Pediatric and Adult Immunizations F. Administering Medications to Children G. Pediatric Dosage Calculations H. Examples of Herbs, Vitamins, Minerals, Amino Acids, and Lipids Used in Illness I. Answers to Check-Ups

Customer Reviews