Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process - 6th Edition - ISBN: 9780323066600, 9780323091213

Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

6th Edition

Authors: Linda Lilley Julie Snyder Scott Harrington Shelly Rainforth Collins
eBook ISBN: 9780323091213
Imprint: Mosby
Published Date: 1st February 2010
Page Count: 240

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Master the content from the Lilley textbook with the Study Guide for Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 6th Edition! Designed to accompany Lilley's Pharmacology and the Nursing Process, 6th Edition, this workbook will assist you in understanding and applying material from each chapter in the text. The review questions prepare you for success in pharmacology and on the NCLEXÒ Examination. Worksheets for each chapter include multiple-choice questions, critical thinking and application questions, case studies, and other educationally sound learning activities.

Key Features

  • Worksheets for each chapter include NCLEX® Examination–style review questions, critical thinking and application questions, case studies, and other educationally sound learning activities.
  • A Student Study Tips section provides study techniques, time management skills, and test-taking strategies.
  • An Overview of Dosage Calculations section offers practice problems, sample drug labels, and a quiz.
  • In-depth case studies help you apply information to real-world situations.

Table of Contents

Student Study Tips

  1. The Nursing Process and Drug Therapy
  2. Pharmacologic Principles
  3. Life Span Considerations
  4. Cultural, Legal, and Ethical Considerations
  5. Gene Therapy and Pharmacogenomics
  6. Medication Errors: Preventing and Responding
  7. Patient Education and Drug Therapy
  8. Over-the-Counter Drugs and Herbal and Dietary Supplements
  9. Substance Abuse
  10. Photo Atlas of Drug Administration
  11. Analgesic Drugs
  12. General and Local Anesthetics
  13. Central Nervous System Depressants and Muscle Relaxants
  14. Central Nervous System Stimulant Drugs
  15. Antiepileptic Drugs
  16. Antiparkinsonian Drugs
  17. Psychotherapeutic Drugs
  18. Adrenergic Drugs
  19. Adrenergic-Blocking Drugs
  20. Cholinergic Drugs
  21. Cholinergic-Blocking Drugs
  22. Heart Failure Drugs
  23. Antidysrhythmic Drugs
  24. Antianginal Drugs
  25. Antihypertensive Drugs
  26. Diuretic Drugs
  27. Fluids and Electrolytes
  28. Coagulation Modifier Drugs
  29. Antilipemic Drugs
  30. Pituitary Drugs
  31. Thyroid and Antithyroid Drugs
  32. Antidiabetic Drugs
  33. Adrenal Drugs
  34. Women’s Health Drugs
  35. Men’s Health Drugs
  36. Antihistamines, Decongestants, Antitussives, and Expectorants
  37. Bronchodilators and Other Respiratory Drugs
  38. Antibiotics Part 1
  39. Antibiotics Part 2
  40. Antiviral Drugs
  41. Antitubercular Drugs
  42. Antifungal Drugs
  43. Antimalarial, Antiprotozoal, and Antihelmintic Drugs
  44. Antiinflammatory and Antigout Drugs
  45. Immunosuppressant Drugs
  46. Immunizing Drugs and Biochemical Terrorism
  47. Antineoplastic Drugs Part 1: Cancer Overview and Cell Cycle–Specific Drugs
  48. Antineoplastic Drugs Part 2: Cell Cycle–Nonspecific and Miscellaneous Drugs
  49. Biologic Response-Modifying Drugs and Antirheumatoid Drugs
  50. Acid-Controlling Drugs
  51. Bowel Disorder Drugs
  52. Antiemetic and Antinausea Drugs
  53. Vitamins and Minerals
  54. Nutritional Supplements
  55. Anemia Drugs
  56. Dermatologic Drugs
  57. Ophthalmic Drugs
  58. Otic Drugs

Overview of Dosage Calculations



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About the Author

Linda Lilley

Linda Lane Lilley, PhD, RN

Affiliations and Expertise

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

Julie Snyder

Julie S. Snyder, MSN, RN-BC

Affiliations and Expertise

Lecturer, School of Nursing, Regent University, Virginia Beach, Virginia

Scott Harrington

Affiliations and Expertise

Harrington Health Informatics, LLC, Tucson, AZ; Director of Pharmacy, Northern Cochise Community Hospital, Willcox, AZ

Shelly Rainforth Collins

Shelly Rainforth Collins, PharmD

Affiliations and Expertise

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