9780323012676

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

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  • ISBN13:

    9780323012676

  • ISBN10:

    0323012671

  • Edition: 3rd
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 7/1/2001
  • Publisher: Elsevier Science Health Science div
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Summary

"Pharmacology and the Nursing Process" provides the most up-to-date, clinically relevant information on pharmacology and nursing in a consistent format that is appealing, understandable, and practical.

Author Biography

Linda Lane Lilley is Associate Professor, School of Nursing, Old Dominion University, Norfolk, Virginia.

Table of Contents

Part one Pharmacology Basics 1(116)
Study Skills Tips
1(6)
The Nursing Process and Drug Therapy
7(8)
Pharmacologic Principles
15(17)
Lifespan Considerations
32(11)
Legal, Ethical, and Cultural Considerations
43(10)
Patient Education and Drug Therapy
53(6)
Over-the-Counter Drugs and Herbal Remedies
59(15)
Substance Abuse
74(12)
Photo Atlas of Drug Administration
86(31)
Part two Drugs Affecting the Central Nervous System 117(130)
Study Skills Tips
117(2)
Analgesic Agents
119(20)
General and Local Anesthetics
139(18)
Central Nervous System Depressants and Muscle Relaxants
157(17)
Antiepileptic Agents
174(15)
Antiparkinsonian Agents
189(15)
Psychotherapeutic Agents
204(30)
Central Nervous System Stimulant Agents
234(13)
Part three Drugs Affecting the Autonomic Nervous System 247(50)
Study Skills Tips
247(2)
Adrenergic Agents
249(15)
Adrenergic-Blocking Agents
264(15)
Cholinergic Agents
279(9)
Cholinergic-Blocking Agents
288(9)
Part four Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular and Renal Systems 297(150)
Study Skills Tips
297(4)
Positive Inotropic Agents
301(13)
Antidysrhythmic Agents
314(22)
Antianginal Agents
336(17)
Antihypertensive Agents
353(24)
Diuretic Agents
377(16)
Fluids and Electrolytes
393(16)
Coagulation Modifier Agents
409(24)
Antilipemic Agents
433(14)
Part five Drugs Affecting the Endocrine System 447(78)
Study Skills Tips
449(1)
Pituitary Agents
449(10)
Thyroid and Antithyroid Agents
459(9)
Antidiabetic and Hypoglycemic Agents
468(18)
Adrenal Agents
486(1)
Women's Health Agents
486(31)
Men's Health Agents
517(8)
Part six Drugs Affecting the Respiratory System 525(40)
Study Skills Tips
525(2)
Antihistamines, Decongestants, Antitussives, and Expectorants
527(15)
Bronchodilators and Other Respiratory Agents
542(23)
Part seven Antinfective and Antinflammatory Agents 565(110)
Study Skills Tips
565(2)
Antibiotics
567(31)
Antiviral Agents
598(13)
Antitubercular Agents
611(10)
Antifungal Agents
621(10)
Antimalarial, Antiprotozoal, and Antihelmintic Agents
631(17)
Antiseptic and Disinfectant Agents
648(10)
Antinflammatory, Antirheumatoid, and Related Agents
658(17)
Part eight Immune and Biologic Modifiers and Chemotherapeutic Agents 675(72)
Study Skills Tips
675(2)
Immunosuppressant Agents
677(7)
Immunizing Agents
684(15)
Antineoplastic Agents
699(34)
Biologic Response Modifiers
733(14)
Part nine Drugs Affecting the Gastrointestinal System and Nutrition 747(82)
Study Skills Tips
747(2)
Antacids and Acid Controllers
749(16)
Antidiarrheals and Laxatives
765(15)
Antiemetic (Antinausea) Agents
780(12)
Vitamins and Minerals
792(25)
Nutritional Supplements
817(12)
Part ten Miscellaneous Therapeutics: Hematologic, Dermatologic, Ophthalmic, and Otic Agents 829(54)
Study Skills Tips
829(2)
Blood-Forming Agents
831(9)
Dermatologic Agents
840(13)
Ophthalmic Agents
853(30)
Otic Agents
883(1)
Appendixes in Book:
A Alphabetical List of Glossary Terms
B Pharmaceutical Abbreviations
Appendixes on MERLIN Website (www.harcourthealth.com/MERLIN/Lilley/):
A Canadian Trade Names and Generic Equivalents
B Common Formulas, Weights, and Equivalents

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