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Basic pharmacology for nurses / Bruce D. Clayton, Yvonne N. Stock, Renae D. Harroun.

Author:
Clayton, Bruce D., 1947- [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
St. Louis, Mo. : Mosby Elsevier, c2007.
Εdition:
14th ed.
Description:
xxi, 902 p. : ill. ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.)
Notes:
  • Previous ed.: authored by Bruce D. Clayton and Yvonne N. Stock. St. Louis, Mo.; London: Mosby, 2004.
  • Includes a drug classification card at front of book.
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references (p. 873-875) and index.
Contents:
1. Definitions, names, standards, and information sources -- 2. Principles of drug action and drug interactions -- 3. Drug action across the life span -- 4. The nursing process and pharmacology -- 5. Patient education and health promotion -- 6. A review of arithmetic -- 7. Principles of medication administration -- 8. Percutaneous administration -- 9. Enteral administration -- 10. Parenteral administration : safe preparation of parenteral medications -- 11. Parenteral administration : intradermal, subcutaneous, and intramuscular routes -- 12. Parenteral administration : intravenous route -- 13. Drugs affecting the autonomic nervous system -- 14. Sedative-hypnotics -- 15. Drugs used for Parkinson's disease -- 16. Drugs used for anxiety disorders -- 17. Drugs used for mood disorders -- 18. Drugs used for psychoses -- 19. Drugs used for seizure disorders -- 20. Drugs used for pain management -- 21. Introduction to cardiovascular diseases and metabolic syndrome -- 22. Drugs used to treat dyslipidemias -- 23. Drugs used to treat hypertension -- 24. Drugs used to treat dysrhythmias -- 25. Drugs used to treat angina -- 26. Drugs used to treat peripheral vascular disease -- 27. Drugs used to treat thromboembolic disorders -- 28. Drugs used to treat heart failure -- 29. Drugs used for diuresis -- 30. Drugs used to treat upper respiratory disease -- 31. Drugs used to treat lower respiratory disease -- 32. Drugs used to treat oral disorders -- 33. Drugs used to treat gastroesophageal reflux and peptic ulcer diseases -- 34. Drugs used to treat nausea and vomiting -- 35. Drugs used to treat constipation and diarrhea -- 36. Drugs used to treat diabetes mellitus -- 37. Drugs used to treat thyroid disease -- 38. Corticosteroids -- 39. Gonadal hormones -- 40. Drugs used in obstetrics -- 41. Drugs used in men's and women's health -- 42. Drugs used to treat disorders of the urinary system -- 43. Drugs used to treat glaucoma and other eye disorders -- 44. Drugs affecting neoplasms -- 45. Drugs used to treat the muscular system -- 46. Antimicrobial agents -- 47. Nutrition -- 48. Herbal and dietary supplement therapy -- 49. Substance abuse -- 50. Miscellaneous agents.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
Nurses' Instruction.
ISBN:
  • 0323035590 (pbk.)
  • 9780323035590 (pbk.)
  • 9996026892 (CD-ROM)
  • 9789996026898 (CD-ROM)
OCLC:
77011238
Related name:
RCP:
C - S