Pharmacology For Nurses (includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access) by Blaine T. SmithPharmacology For Nurses (includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access) by Blaine T. Smith

Pharmacology For Nurses (includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access)

byBlaine T. Smith

Hardcover | November 12, 2014

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Each new print copy includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access that unlocks a comprehensive and interactive eBook, student practice activities and assessments, a full suite of instructor resources, and learning analytics reporting tools.Pharmacology for Nurses is a groundbreaking new text that teaches the basic concepts of pharmacology to undergraduate nursing students. The text focuses on critical need-to-know information and draws on the experience of fourteen contributing authors in the field of nursing. It takes a new approach to teaching the complex topic of pharmacology through its concise, digestible coverage of material, reader friendly design, and use of images and tables to reinforce content. This text is also intended as a reference for other nursing courses and as part of the nursing professional's permanent reference library.Designed to reflect real-life clinical applications, Pharmacology for Nurses also provides a fundamental introduction to pharmacology for nursing students. The basics of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics explained in relation to clinical practice. Patient and drug variables as well as drug interactions and effects are also fully explored along with the administration of medications.Topics Covered:. Inter-relationship of physiologic processes. Effect of drugs on physiologic processes. Homeostatic nature of the body
Title:Pharmacology For Nurses (includes Navigate 2 Advantage Access)Format:HardcoverDimensions:502 pages, 11.25 × 8.85 × 1 inPublished:November 12, 2014Publisher:Jones & Bartlett LearningLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:1284044793

ISBN - 13:9781284044799

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Table of Contents

Chapter 1: Introduction to PharmacologyChapter 2: Introduction to Drug Action: The Interplay of Pharmacokinetics and PharmacodynamicsChapter 3: Medication AdministrationChapter 4: Central Nervous System DrugsChapter 5: Autonomic Nervous System DrugsChapter 6: Cardiovascular MedicationsChapter 7: Respiratory Medications Chapter 8: Pharmacology of the Gastrointestinal TractChapter 9: Endocrine System DrugsChapter 10: Medications for Eye and Ear DisordersChapter 11: Pharmacology of the Genitourinary SystemChapter 12: Drugs Associated with Pregnancy, Labor and Delivery, and LactationChapter 13: Pharmacology in Dermatologic ConditionsChapter 14: Pharmacology of Psychotropic MedicationsChapter 15: Pharmacology of Anesthetic DrugsChapter 16: Pharmacology of Antimicrobial Drugs