Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care (User Guide and Access Code)

By

  • Richard Lehne, PhD, Formerly Lecturer, University of Arizona College of Nursing, Lecturer; University of Virginia School of Nursing; Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Virginia School of Medicine
  • Patricia Neafsey, RD, PhD, Professor, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT
  • Nancy Haugen, RN, MN, PhD, Associate Professor and ABSN Program Chair, School of Nursing, Samuel Merritt University, Oakland, CA, USA
  • James L. King
  • Vicky J. King
  • Kathy Rose, RN, MSN, Associate Professor, Nursing-RN Program, Chattanooga State, Chattanooga, Tennessee
  • Alan Agins, PhD, Adjunct Associate Professor, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI; President, PRN Associates, Continuing Healthcare Education, Tucson, Arizona

Learn interactively and practice applying your knowledge of nursing pharmacology with this hands-on, visually engaging online course! Using self-study modules, interactive case studies, videos, animations, case studies, NCLEX® Examination-style quizzes, and interactive activities, this unit-by-unit companion to Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 8th Edition helps you master key principles in nursing pharmacology and develop the critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills necessary for success in nursing practice.

Online version, 4 Pages

Published: April 2012

Imprint: Saunders

ISBN: 978-1-4557-2546-5

  • UNIT I. INTRODUCTION

    Self-Study Module: The Chemistry of Pharmacology

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

    Case Study Quiz: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 1-3)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 1-3)

    UNIT II. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PHARMACOLOGY

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 1: Absorption

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 2: Distribution

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 3: Metabolism

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 4: Excretion

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 5: Time Course of Drug Responses

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 1: Dose-Response Relationships and Receptors

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 2: Drug-Receptor Interactions

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 3: Therapeutic Index

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Drug Interactions 1: Drug-Drug Interactions

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Drug Interactions 2: Drug-Food and Drug-Nutrient Interactions

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics: Medication Misadventures

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Drug Calculation Review

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Herbal Therapy

    Case Study Quiz: Herbal Therapy

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 4-8)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 4-8)

    UNIT III. DRUG THERAPY ACROSS THE LIFESPAN

    Case Study: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

    Case Study Quiz: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 9-11)

    Flash Cards (for Chapters 9-11)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 9-11)

    UNIT IV. PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS

    Self-Study Module: Neuropharmacology

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Dopamine for Heart Failure

    Case Study Quiz: Dopamine for Heart Failure

    Case Study: Multiple Sclerosis

    Case Study Quiz: Multiple Sclerosis

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Myasthenia Gravis

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 12-19)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 12-19)

    UNIT V. CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS

    Self-Study Module: Pain

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Pain

    Case Study Quiz: Pain

    Case Study: Antidepressants

    Case Study Quiz: Antidepressants

    Case Study : Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications

    Case Study Quiz: Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Parkinson's Disease

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Substance Abuse

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 20-40)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 20-40)

    UNIT VI. DRUGS THAT AFFECT FLUID AND ELECTROLYTE BALANCE

    Case Study: Diuretics and Potassium Imbalances

    Case Study Quiz: Diuretics and Potassium Imbalances

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Drug-Induced Hypokalemia

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 41-42)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 41-42)

    UNIT VII. DRUGS THAT AFFECT THE HEART, BLOOD VESSELS, AND BLOOD

    Self-Study Module: Antihypertensives

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapy of Atherogenic Dyslipidemia (NEW!)

    Self-Study Module Quiz (NEW!)

    Case Study: Antiangina Medications and Coronary Heart Disease

    Case Study Quiz: Antiangina Medications and Coronary Heart Disease

    Case Study: Medications for Advanced Cardiac Life Support

    Case Study Quiz: Medications for Advanced Cardiac Life Support

    Case Study: Anticoagulants (NEW!)

    Case Study Quiz: Anticoagulants (NEW!)

    Case Study: Anemia (NEW!)

    Case Study Quiz: Anemia (NEW!)

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Hypertension

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Hyperlipidemia

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 43-56)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 43-56)

    UNIT VIII. DRUGS FOR ENDOCRINE DISORDERS

    Self-Study Module: Medications for Diabetes Mellitus

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Oral Antidiabetic Medications

    Case Study Quiz: Oral Antidiabetic Medications

    Case Study: Hypothyroidism Therapy in Pregnancy

    Case Study Quiz: Hypothyroidism Therapy in Pregnancy

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Addison's disease

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 57-60)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 57-60)

    UNIT IX. WOMEN'S HEALTH

    Case Study: Oral Contraception

    Case Study Quiz: Oral Contraception

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Infertility

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 61-64)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 61-64)

    UNIT X. MEN'S HEALTH

    Case Study: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

    Case Study Quiz: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Erectile Dysfunction

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 65-66)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 65-66)

    UNIT XI. ANTI-INFLAMMATORY, ANTIALLERGIC, AND IMMUNOLOGIC DRUGS

    Case Study: Immunizations

    Case Study Quiz: Immunizations

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Transplantation

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 67-72)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 67-72)

    UNIT XII. DRUGS FOR BONE AND JOINT DISORDERS

    Case Study: Osteoporosis Therapy

    Case Study Quiz: Osteoporosis Therapy

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Rheumatoid arthritis

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 73-75)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 73-75)

    UNIT XIII. RESPIRATORY TRACT DRUGS

    Self-Study Module: Medications for Asthma

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Asthma

    Case Study Quiz: Asthma

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Rhinitis, Seasonal Allergies

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 76-77)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 76-77)

    UNIT XIV. GASTROINTESTINAL DRUGS

    Self-Study Module: Medications for Peptic Ulcer Disease with H. pylori

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Laxatives

    Case Study Quiz: Laxatives

    Case Study: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Case Study Quiz: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Nausea

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 78-80)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 78-80)

    UNIT XV. NUTRITION

    Case Study: Nutrition

    Case Study Quiz: Nutrition

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Obesity

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 81-82)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 81-82)

    UNIT XVI. CHEMOTHERAPY OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

    Self-Study Module: Essentials of Antibacterial Therapy

    Self-Study Module Quiz

    Case Study: Infection and Antibiotics

    Case Study Quiz: Infection and Antibiotics

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Tuberculosis

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 83-95)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 83-95)

    UNIT XVII. CHEMOTHERAPY OF PARASITIC DISEASES

    Case Study: Malaria

    Case Study Quiz: Malaria

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Pinworms

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 96-100)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 96-100)

    UNIT XVIII. CANCER CHEMOTHERAPY

    Case Study: Managing Side Effects of Anticancer Drugs

    Case Study Quiz: Managing Side Effects of Anticancer Drugs

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Breast cancer

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 101-103)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 101-103)

    UNIT XIX. ADDITIONAL IMPORTANT DRUGS

    Case Study: Isotretinoin Therapy in a Female Patient

    Case Study Quiz: Isotretinoin Therapy in a Female Patient

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Glaucoma

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 104-107)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 104-107)

    UNIT XX. ALTERNATIVE THERAPY

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Herbal Supplements

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapter 108)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapter 108)

    UNIT XXI. TOXICOLOGY

    Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Poisoning prevention

    Discussion Questions

    Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 109-110)

    Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 109-110)

Advertisement

advert image