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Author Kee, Joyce LeFever, author

Title Pharmacology : a patient-centered nursing process approach / Joyce LeFever Kee, Evelyn R. Hayes, Linda E. McCuistion
Edition 8 e
Published St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier/Saunders, [2015]


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Description xv, 971 pages ; 28 cm
Contents Contents note continued: 19.Cholinergic Agonists and Anticholinergics -- UNIT VI NEUROLOGIC AND NEUROMUSCULAR AGENTS -- 20.Central Nervous System Stimulants -- 21.Central Nervous System Depressants -- 22.Anticonvulsants -- 23.Drugs for Neurologic Disorders: Parkinsonism and Alzheimer's Disease -- 24.Drugs for Neuromuscular Disorders: Myasthenia Gravis, Multiple Sclerosis, and Muscle Spasms -- UNIT VII PAIN AND INFLAMMATION MANAGEMENT AGENTS -- 25.Antiinflammatory Drugs -- 26.Nonopioid and Opioid Analgesics -- UNIT VIII PSYCHIATRIC AGENTS -- 27.Antipsychotics and Anxiolytics -- 28.Antidepressants and Mood Stabilizers -- UNIT IX ANTIBACTERIAL AND ANTIINFECTIVE AGENTS -- 29.Penicillins and Cephalosporins -- 30.Macrolides, Tetracyclines, Aminoglycosides, and Fluoroquinolones -- 31.Sulfonamides -- UNIT X ADDITIONAL ANTIINFECTIVE AGENTS -- 32.Antituberculars, Antifungals, Peptides, and Metronidazole -- 33.Antivirals, Antimalarials, and Anthelmintics --
Contents note continued: 34.Drugs for Urinary Tract Disorders -- UNIT XI IMMUNOLOGIC AGENTS -- 35.HIV- and AIDS-Related Drugs -- 36.Vaccines -- UNIT XII ANTINEOPLASTIC AGENTS -- 37.Anticancer Drugs -- 38.Targeted Therapies to Treat Cancer -- 39.Biologic Response Modifiers -- UNIT XIII RESPIRATORY AGENTS -- 40.Drugs for Upper Respiratory Disorders -- 41.Drugs for Lower Respiratory Disorders -- UNIT XIV CARDIOVASCULAR AGENTS -- 42.Cardiac Glycosides, Antianginals, and Antidysrhythmics -- 43.Diuretics -- 44.Antihypertensives -- 45.Anticoagulants, Antiplatelets, and Thrombolytics -- 46.Antihyperlipidemics and Peripheral Vasodilators -- UNIT XV GASTROINTESTINAL AGENTS -- 47.Drugs for Gastrointestinal Tract Disorders -- 48.Antiulcer Drugs -- UNIT XVI EYE, EAR, AND SKIN AGENTS -- 49.Drugs for Eye and Ear Disorders -- 50.Drugs for Dermatologic Disorders -- UNIT XVII ENDOCRINE AGENTS -- 51.Endocrine Drugs: Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Disorders -- 52.Antidiabetics --
Contents note continued: UNIT XVIII REPRODUCTIVE AND GENDER-RELATED AGENTS -- 53.Female Reproductive Cycle I: Pregnancy and Preterm Labor Drugs -- 54.Female Reproductive Cycle II: Labor, Delivery, and Preterm Neonatal Drugs -- 55.Postpartum and Newborn Drugs -- 56.Drugs for Women's Reproductive Health and Menopause -- 57.Drugs for Men's Health and Reproductive Disorders -- 58.Drugs for Disorders in Women's Health, Infertility, and Sexually Transmitted Infections -- UNIT XIX EMERGENCY AGENTS -- 59.Adult and Pediatric Emergency Drugs
Machine generated contents note: UNIT I INTRODUCTION TO PHARMACOLOGY -- 1.Drug Action: Pharmaceutic, Pharmacokinetic, and Pharmacodynamic Phases -- 2.The Drug Approval Process -- 3.Cultural and Pharmacogenetic Considerations -- 4.Drug Interactions and Over-the-Counter Drugs -- 5.Drugs of Abuse -- 6.Herbal Therapies -- 7.Pediatric Pharmacology -- 8.Geriatric Pharmacology -- 9.Collaboration in Community Settings -- 10.The Role of the Nurse in Drug Research -- UNIT II A NURSE'S PERSPECTIVE OF PHARMACOLOGY -- 11.The Nursing Process in Patient-Centered Pharmacotherapy -- 12.Safety and Quality in Pharmacotherapy -- 13.Medication Administration -- UNIT III DRUG CALCULATIONS -- 14.Medications and Calculations -- UNIT IV NUTRITION AND ELECTROLYTES -- 15.Vitamin and Mineral Replacement -- 16.Fluid and Electrolyte Replacement -- 17.Nutritional Support -- UNIT V AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM AGENTS -- 18.Adrenergic Agonists and Adrenergic Blockers --
Summary Prepare to administer drugs safely by mastering key pharmacology concepts and drug calculation skills! This text covers nursing pharmacology within a real-world nursing context. Using a clear, streamlined approach, this text makes it easier to understand pharmacology with a detailed unit on dosage calculations, a nursing process framework for drug therapy, and summaries of prototype drugs. This edition includes a strong QSEN focus, enhanced coverage of prioritization, and more NCLEX Examination-style questions on the subject of pharmacology
Notes Previous edition has subtitle: "a nursing process approach."
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Chemotherapy -- Nursing -- Handbooks
Health care teams.
Pharmacological Phenomena.
Pharmacological and Toxicological Phenomena and Processes
Pharmacological and Toxicological Phenomena.
Drug Therapy.
Patient-Centered Care.
Pharmaceutical Preparations.
Genre/Form Nurses Instruction.
Author Hayes, Evelyn R., author
McCuistion, Linda E., author
LC no. 2013038375
ISBN 1455751480 (paperback: alk. paper)
9781455751488 (paperback: alk. paper)