Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology (User Guide and Access Code) - 7th Edition

Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology (User Guide and Access Code)

7th Edition

A Nursing Process Approach

Authors: Joyce Kee Evelyn Hayes Linda McCuistion Patricia Neafsey Nancy Haugen Alan Agins
Imprint: Saunders

Table of Contents

UNIT ONE: A NURSE'S PERSPECTIVE OF PHARMACOLOGY

(To accompany Chapters 1-4)

Self Study Module: Overview of Pharmacology

Self Study Module Quiz

Self Study Module: Pharmaceutics

Self Study Module Quiz

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: Pharmacodynamics 1: Plasma Drug Concentrations

Self Study Module Quiz

Self Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 2: Drug Receptor Theory

Self Study Module Quiz

Self Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics 1: Drug-Drug Interactions

Self Study Module Quiz

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

Self Study Module Quiz

Self Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics 3: Medication Misadventures

Self Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

Case Study Quiz

Discussion Questions

Flash Cards

Interactive Learning Activities

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

UNIT TWO: DRUG CALCULATIONS

(To accompany Chapter 5)

Self Study Module: Drug Calculation Review

Self Study Module Quiz

Discussion Questions

Flash Cards

Interactive Learning Activities

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination

Roadside Assistance Videos

Animations

UNIT THREE: CONTEMPORARY ISSUES IN PHARMACOLOGY

(To accompany Chapters 6-14)

Case Study: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

Case Study Quiz

Case


Description

Pharmacology Online is a customizable hybrid online course, featuring user-friendly, ready-to-use modules and a flexible library of online assets. Organized by unit to match Pharmacology: A Nursing Process Approach, 7th Edition, this course includes interactive case studies that immerse you in true-to-life scenarios and challenge you to make critical choices in patient care and teaching. Self-study modules covering basic principles of pharmacology, durg calculation review, and key drug classes feature animations and quizzes, interactive learning activities for each unit, NCLEX® examination-style practice quizzes, electronic flash cards, and care planning activities. Plus, unique "Roadside Assistance" video clips use humor and analogy to bring difficult concepts to life. When used together, these engaging online study modules and interactive assets promote "learning by doing" and make it fun to learn nursing pharmacology.

Key Features

  • 21 self-study modules — including 6 new to this edition — cover both basic principles of pharmacology and key disorders and drug classes using illustrations, animations, integrated learning activities, and dynamic hyperlinks.
  • Case studies with accompanying quizzes use true-to-life clinical scenarios to help you "learn by doing" in the safety of a virtual clinical setting.
  • NCLEX examination-style practice quizzes for each unit offer valuable review and test preparation with 10 to 15 self-scoring questions and rationales.
  • Interactive, game-like learning activities make it fun to test your knowledge of critical drug content.
  • A collection of 16 unique "Roadside Assistance" video clips feature nationally known pharmacologist/speaker Alan P. Agins, PhD, who presents core pharmacology concepts with humor and analogy.
  • Electronic flash cards provide a quick and easy way to memorize information about major drugs, drug classes, and pharmacologic principles.
  • Care planning activities present brief case studies along with care plan templates that challenge you to use your pharmacology knowledge to plan patient care.
  • Discussion questions facilitate virtual classroom discussions that are critical to learning in an online environment.
  • Animations visually demonstrate and clarify complex concepts.
  • An integrated drug handbook serves as a convenient reference and adds to the simulated, true-to-life clinical environment.
  • An audio glossary presents both a definition and an audio pronunciation clip for approximately 1,400 terms and drug names.

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Saunders
eBook ISBN:
9781437717167

About the Authors

Joyce Kee Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor Emerita, School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware

Evelyn Hayes Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, School of Nursing, College of Health Sciences, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware

Linda McCuistion Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, South University, Richmond Campus, Glen Allen, Virginia

Patricia Neafsey Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT

Nancy Haugen Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Associate Professor and ABSN Program Chair, School of Nursing, Samuel Merritt University, Oakland, CA, USA

Alan Agins Author

Affiliations and Expertise

Adjunct Associate Professor, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI; President, PRN Associates, Continuing Healthcare Education, Tucson, Arizona