Overall the text is easy to read with diagrams and tables to help explain key points. Now in a fully revised 11th edition, Clinical Pharmacology is essential reading for undergraduate medical students, junior doctors and anyone concerned with evidence-based drug therapy. This book is used extensively by thousands of medical, pharmacy, podiatry, nursing, and other health professions students to study pharmacology. Section 5 Cardiorespiratory and Renal Systems. Description: Put essential information at your fingertips — before you prescribe. Developed by nurses for nurses, this practice-oriented text not only helps students learn about drugs and their effect on real people, but also models how to relay this information to patients. Known for its impeccably accurate drug content, this bestseller focuses on basic principles and the nurse's responsibility in medication management.
It has been great for working on my drug cards as well. Also included is a free copy of Lippincott's Photo Atlas of Medication Administration , which uses the nursing process format to provide step-by-step nursing skills with rationales. Developed by nurses for nurses, this practice-oriented text not only helps students learn about drugs and their effect on real people, but also models how to relay this information to patients. In Practice: Nursing Care Guidelines contain summaries of important concepts, teaching, skills performance, or nursing considerations. In Practice : Nursing Procedures present step-by-step instructions with full-color illustrations and rationales. Unique Psychotropic Drugs Tutorial, depicting the safe administration of psychotropic medications.
Towers, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist, and Alicia B. Subsequent sections address pharmacology, drug classifications and special considerations. She is also a reviewer for a number of nursing textbooks. Unwanted effects of drugs: adverse reactions. Epilepsy, parkinsonism and allied conditions. Skills clustered at the end of each chapter that comply with Standard Precautions and infection control guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
This is a well written book with a lot of great information. Nursing students can not go wrong buying this book even for level one meds. Liver, biliary tract and pancreas. Classification of drugs and naming of drugs. Students using this text will learn theoretical nursing concepts, step-by-step skills and procedures, and clinical applications, all while applying philosophical concepts focusing on the human experience such as caring as the essence of nursing, supportive health care provider networks, and accountability for actions and clinical decisions.
Likewise, it remains a valuable resource for residents and practicing physicians. In Practice: Important Medications boxes summarize common medications used in treating specific conditions, diseases, and disorders. A List of Abbreviations is now on the inside back cover for easy reference. It breaks everything down for you. A List of Abbreviations is now on the inside back cover for easy reference. This book is used extensively by thousands of medical, pharmacy, podiatry, nursing, and other health professions students to study pharmacology.
Special Considerations highlight key culture, lifespan, homecare, or nutrition information. Unique Concept Mapping introduced in Chapter 5, Patient Education help students both process and visualize important concepts. Drugs for inflammation and rheumatological disease. Testimony to their success is the widespread use of this work as required textbook for pharmacology courses around the world. To be as clinically relevant as possible, the book features a strong focus on the choice and use of drugs in patients and the monitoring of their effects.
Known for its impeccably accurate drug content, this bestseller focuses on basic principles and the nurse's responsibility in medication management. For the 11th edition, this bestselling reference has two new authors, both highly knowledgeable on the effects of drugs on the embryo-fetus and nursing infant: Craig V. Test questions are not covered in the chapter and many questions concerning drugs that are referenced no where. Cardiac arrhythmia and heart failure. Audio Pronunciations for drugs included in the Drug Search Program.
Viral, fungal, protozoal and helminthis infections. Testimony to their success is the widespread use of this work as required textbook for pharmacology courses around the world. Results can be printed or e-mailed. Get it Now: Download link is protected. Evaluation of drugs in humans. This pocket guide is intended to facilitate care planning for nursing students, staff nurses in a variety of settings, clinical nurse specialists, and staff development instructors.
Unique Concept Mapping introduced in Chapter 5, Patient Education help students both process and visualize important concepts. I continue to use this book as a required resource for all courses that I teach to medical, nursing, and allied health students. Please bear in mind that we do not own copyrights to these books. If someone with copyrights wants us to remove this content, please contact us immediately. Chapter-ending Critical Thinking Exercises that use clinical situations or rhetorical questions to give students an opportunity to apply the material.
It is authoritative, readable, and supported by numerous learning tools. Those who clearly understand how drugs get into the body, how they produce their effects, what happens to them in the body, and how evidence of their therapeutic effect is assessed, will choose drugs more skilfully, and use them more safely and successfully than those who do not. I am very happy I decided to buy while still in level 1. Filled with engaging learning tools that promote critical thinking, this new edition has been fully updated to reflect current medical and nursing practice with visually enticing photos and illustrations that bring the information to life and reinforce learning. Key benefits include:Concept Mastery Alerts use data from PrepU quizzing to highlight common misconceptions and difficult-to-understand material. Discovery and development of drugs. Count on Davis s Drug Guide for Nurses, Eleventh Edition to deliver easy-to-read, well-organized monographs on hundreds of generic and thousands of trade name drugs.