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Clinical drug therapy : rationales for nursing practice / Anne Collins Abrams, Carol Barnett Lammon, Sandra Smith Pennington ; consultant, Tracey L. Goldsmith.

Author:
Abrams, Anne Collins [Browse]
Format:
Book
Language:
English
Published/​Created:
Philadelphia : Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, c2007.
Εdition:
8th ed.
Description:
xxii, 1140 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm. + 1 CD-ROM (4 3/4 in.) + 1 photo atlas (60 p. ; 28 cm.)
Bibliographic references:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents:
Ch. 1. Introduction to pharmacology -- Ch. 2. Basic concepts and processes -- Ch. 3. Administering medications -- Ch. 4. Nursing process in drug therapy -- Ch. 5. Physiology of the central nervous system -- Ch. 6. Opioid analgesics and opioid antagonists -- Ch. 7. Analgesic-antipyretic-anti-inflammatory and related drugs -- Ch. 8. Antianxiety and sedative-hypnotic drugs -- Ch. 9. Antipsychotic drugs -- Ch. 10. Antidepressants and mood stabilizers -- Ch. 11. Antiseizure drugs -- Ch. 12. Antiparkinson drugs -- Ch. 13. Skeletal muscle relaxants -- Ch. 14. Substance abuse disorders -- Ch. 15. Central nervous system stimulants -- Ch. 16. Physiology of the autonomic nervous system -- Ch. 17. Adrenergic drugs -- Ch. 18. Antiadrenergic drugs -- Ch. 19. Cholinergic drugs -- Ch. 20. Anticholinergic drugs -- Ch. 21. Physiology of the endocrine system -- Ch. 22. Hypothalamic and pituitary hormones -- Ch. 23. Corticosteroids -- Ch. 24. Thyroid and antithyroid drugs -- Ch. 25. Hormones that regulate calcium and bone metabolism -- Ch. 26. Antidiabetic drugs -- Ch. 27. Estrogens, progestins, and hormonal contraceptives -- Ch. 28. Androgens and anabolic steroids -- Ch. 29. General characteristics of antimicrobial drugs -- Ch. 30. Beta-lactam antibacterials : penicillins, cephalosporins, and other drugs -- Ch. 31. Aminoglycosides and fluoroquinolones -- Ch. 32. Tetracyclines, sulfonamides, and urinary agents -- Ch. 33. Macrolides, ketolides, and miscellaneous antibacterials -- Ch. 34. Drugs for tuberculosis and Mycobacterium avium Complex (MAC) disease -- Ch. 35. Antiviral drugs -- Ch. 36. Antifungal drugs -- Ch. 37. Antiparasitics -- Ch. 38. Physiology of the hematopoietic and immune systems -- Ch. 39. Immunizing agents -- Ch. 40. Hematopoietic and immunostimulant drugs -- Ch. 41. Immunosuppressants -- Ch. 42. Drugs used in oncologic disorders -- Ch. 43. Physiology of the respiratory system -- Ch. 44. Drugs for asthma and other bronchoconstrictive disorders -- Ch. 45. Antihistamines and allergic disorders -- Ch. 46. Nasal decongestants, antitussives, and cold remedies -- Ch. 47. Physiology of the cardiovascular system -- Ch. 48. Drug therapy for heart failure -- Ch. 49. Antidysrhythmic drugs -- Ch. 50. Antianginal drugs -- Ch. 51. Drugs used in hypotension and shock -- Ch. 52. Antihypertensive drugs -- Ch. 53. Diuretics -- Ch. 54. Drugs that affect blood coagulation -- Ch. 55. Drugs for dyslipidemia -- Ch. 56. Physiology of the digestive system -- Ch. 57. Nutritional support products, vitamins, and mineral-electrolytes -- Ch. 58. Drugs to aid weight management -- Ch. 59. Drugs used for peptic ulcer and acid reflux disorders -- Ch. 60. Laxatives and cathartics -- Ch. 61. Antidiarrheals -- Ch. 62. Antiemetics -- Ch. 63. Drugs used in ophthalmic conditions -- Ch. 64. Drugs used in dermatologic conditions -- Ch. 65. Drug use during pregnancy and lactation.
Subject(s):
Form/​Genre:
  • CD-ROMs.
  • Nurses' Instruction.
ISBN:
0781762634 (pbk.)
LCCN:
2005029110
OCLC:
62078260
Related name:
RCP:
C - S