Key Features

  • Introduces a simple, memorable and failsafe approach to prescribing (the 'PReSCRIBER' mnemonic)
  • Specifies the universal basic principles of prescribing for all sections.
  • Examines each section’s question structure and how to approach it.
  • Questions (structured identically to the exam) conclude each chapter.
  • Covers all scenarios suggested for questioning in the PSA blueprint.
  • Common traps highlighted throughout.
  • Two mock exams.

Table of Contents

1 Basic principles of prescribing

2 Prescription review: a foolproof plan

3 Data interpretation

4 Planning management

5 Prescribing

6 Calculation skills

7 Drug monitoring

8 Adverse drug reactions

9 Communicating information

10 Mock examinations

Details

No. of pages:
310
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2014
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Electronic ISBN:
9780702057205
Electronic ISBN:
9780702055171
Print ISBN:
9780702055188

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