Study Guide for Pharmacology for the Surgical Technologist

2nd Edition

Authors:

  • Katherine Snyder
  • Chris Keegan
    • Print ISBN 9781416024590

    Key Features

    • Over 25 review questions (primarily multiple-choice) for each chapter focus on recall, application, and critical thinking-type exercises.
    • Multiple-choice Chapter Quizzes and Unit Quizzes provide additional practice.
    • Flash cards provide review of both key terms/definitions and common medications/category.
    • Worksheets for completing drug profiles utilize the Mosby's Essential Drugs for Surgical Technologiest to expand understanding of all drugs presented.

    Table of Contents

    Unit 1 Introduction to Pharmacology

    1. Basic Pharmacology

    2. Medication Development, Regulation & Resources

    3. Basic Mathematics

    4. Medication Administration


    Unit 2 Applied Surgical Pharmacology

    5. Antibiotics

    6. Diagnostic Agents

    7. Diuretics

    8. Hormones

    9. Drugs that Affect Coagulation

    10. Ophthalmic Agents

    11. Fluids and Irrigations

    12. Antineoplastic Agents


    Unit 3 Anesthesia

    13. Preoperative Medications

    14. Patient Monitoring, Local & Regional Anesthesia

    15. General Anesthesia

    16. Emergency Situations

    Details

    No. of pages:
    136
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2006
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Saunders
    Print ISBN:
    9781416024590

    About the authors

    Katherine Snyder

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Surgical Technology Program Chair and Instructor, Dixie State University, St. George, Utah

    Chris Keegan

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Professor and Chair, Sugical Technology Department, Vincennes University, Vincennes, IN