Pharmacology and the Nursing Process - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package - 7th Edition - ISBN: 9780323288491

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process - Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package

7th Edition

Authors: Linda Lilley Shelly Rainforth Collins Julie Snyder
Paperback ISBN: 9780323288491
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 1st September 2014
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Table of Contents

PART 1: PHARMACOLOGY BASICS
Study Skills Tips: Introduction to Study Skills Concepts, PURR, and Pharmacology Basics
1. The Nursing Process and Drug Therapy
2. Pharmacologic Principles
3. Lifespan Considerations
4. Cultural, Legal, and Ethical Considerations
5. Medication Errors: Preventing and Responding
6. Patient Education and Drug Therapy
7. Over-the-Counter Drugs and Herbal and Dietary Supplements
8. Gene Therapy and Pharmacogenomics
9. Photo Atlas of Drug Administration
 

PART 2: DRUGS AFFECTING THE CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM
Study Skills Tips: Vocabulary, Text Notation, and Language Conventions
10. Analgesic Drugs
11. General and Local Anesthetics
12. Central Nervous System Depressants and Muscle Relaxants
13. Central Nervous System Stimulants and Related Drugs
14. Antiepileptic Drugs
15. Antiparkinson Drugs
16. Psychotherapeutic Drugs
17. Substance Abuse
 

PART 3: DRUGS AFFECTING THE AUTONOMIC NERVOUS SYSTEM
Study Skills Tips: PURR Application and Study Groups
18. Adrenergic Drugs
19. Adrenergic-Blocking Drugs
20. Cholinergic Drugs
21. Cholinergic-Blocking Drugs
 

PART 4: DRUGS AFFECTING THE CARDIOVASCULAR AND RENAL SYSTEMS
Study Skills Tips: Linking Learning and Text Notation
22. Antihypertensive Drugs
23. Antianginal Drugs
24. Heart Failure Drugs
25. Antidysrhythmic Drugs
26. Coagulation Modifier Drugs
27. Antilipemic Drugs
28. Diuretic Drugs
29. Fluids and Electrolytes
 

PART 5: DRUGS AFFECTING THE ENDOCRINE AND REPRODUCTIVE SYSTEMS
Study Skills Tips: Questioning Strategy
30. Pituitary Drugs
31. Thyroid and Antithyroid Drugs
32. Antidiabetic Drugs
33. Adrenal Drugs
34. Women’s Health Drugs
35. Men’s Health Drugs

PART 6: DRUGS AFFECTING THE RESPIRATORY SYSTEM
Study Skills Tips: Study on the Run and PURR
36. Antihistamines, Decongestants, Antitussives, and Expectorants
37. Bronchodilators and Other Respiratory Drugs
 

PART 7: ANTIINFECTIVE AND ANTIINFLAMMATORY DRUGS
Study Skills Tips: Applying the Nursing Process
38. Antibiotics Part 1
39. Antibiotics Part 2
40. Antiviral Drugs
41. Antitubercular Drugs
42. Antifungal Drugs
43. Antimalarial, Antiprotozoal, and Anthelmintic Drugs
44. Antiinflammatory and Antigout Drugs
 

PART 8: CHEMOTHERAPEUTIC DRUGS AND BIOLOGIC AND IMMUNE MODIFIERS
Study Skills Tips: Manage Time, Evaluate Prior Performance, Anticipate the Test, and Plan for Distributed Study
45. Antineoplastic Drugs Part 1: Cancer Overview and Cell Cycle–Specific Drugs
46. Antineoplastic Drugs Part 2: Cell Cycle–Nonspecific Drugs and Miscellaneous Drugs
47. Biologic Response–Modifying and Antirheumatic Drugs
48. Immunosuppressant Drugs
49. Immunizing Drugs and Biochemical Terrorism
 

PART 9: DRUGS AFFECTING THE GASTROINTESTINAL SYSTEM AND NUTRITION
Study Skills Tips: Active Questioning, What Are the Right Questions, Kinds of Questions, and Questioning Application
50. Acid-Controlling Drugs
51. Bowel Disorder Drugs
52. Antiemetic and Antinausea Drugs
53. Vitamins and Minerals
54. Anemia Drugs
55. Nutritional Supplements
 

PART 10: DERMATOLOGIC, OPHTHALMIC, AND OTIC DRUGS
Study Skills Tips: Time Management, PURR, and Repeat the Steps
56. Dermatologic Drugs
57. Ophthalmic Drugs
58. Otic Drugs
Appendix: Pharmaceutical Abbreviations

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Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2015
Published:
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780323288491

About the Author

Linda Lilley

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor Emeritus, School of Nursing, Old Dominion University, Virginia Beach, VA

Shelly Rainforth Collins

Affiliations and Expertise

Clinical Pharmacy Specialist and Coordinator of Clinical Pharmacy Services, Chesapeake Regional Medical Center; President, Drug Information Consultants, Chesapeake, Virginia, USA

Julie Snyder

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Faculty, School of Nursing, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia