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This student study guide contains a variety of exercises specifically designed to reinforce content presented in the textbook. Chapter worksheets feature more than 1,800 study questions, 160 drug calculation and dosage problems, and case-based critical thinking exercises. Like the Kee text, the study guide features a strong nursing focus and comprehensive coverage of drug dosage calculations, including numerous sample drug labels. Over 1,800 study questions reinforce textbook concepts and prepare you for the NCLEX ® examination.An extensive section of drug calculation problems helps you master important dosage calculation methods.Case-based critical thinking exercises enhance your understanding of nursing responsibilities in drug therapy.Sample drug labels familiarize you with the labels you will encounter in clinical practice.A basic math review appendix provides a helpful review of key mathematics concepts.Answers for all exercises are included to facilitate self-study. Thoroughly updated content corresponds to the Kee text, including a new chapter on medication safety.Additional NCLEX ® examination-style review questions reflect an increased focus on alternate item-format questions.Approximately 100 new prioritization activities provide practice in identifying key nursing actions.
Table of Contents
|A Nurse's Perspective of Pharmacology|
|Drug Action: Pharmaceutic, Pharmacokinetic, and Pharmacodynamic Phases|
|Nursing Process and Client Teaching|
|Medication Safety NEW!|
|Medications and Calculations|
|Systems of Measurement with Conversion|
|Methods for Calculation|
|Calculations of Oral Dosages|
|Calculations of Injectable Dosages|
|Calculations of Intravenous Fluids|
|Pediatric Drug Calculations|
|Contemporary Issues in Pharmacology|
|The Drug Approval Process|
|Cultural and Pharmacogenetic Considerations|
|Drug Interaction and Over-the-Counter Drugs|
|Drugs of Abuse|
|Herbal Therapy with Nursing Implications|
|Medication Administration in Community Settings|
|The Role of the Nurse in Drug Research|
|Nutrition and Electrolytes|
|Vitamin and Mineral Replacement|
|Fluid and Electrolyte Replacement|
|Autonomic Nervous System Agents|
|Adrenergic Agonists and Adrenergic Blockers|
|Cholinergic Agonists and Anticholinergics|
|Neurologic and Neuromuscular Agents|
|Central Nervous System Stimulants|
|Central Nervous System Depressants|
|Drugs for Neurological Disorders: Parkinsonism and Alzheimer's Disease|
|Drugs for Neuromuscular Disorders: Myasthenia Gravis, Multiple Sclerosis, and Muscle Spasms|
|Pain and Inflammation Management Agents|
|Nonopioid and Opioid Analgesics|
|Antipsychotics and Anxiolytics|
|Antidepressants and Mood Stabilizers|
|Penicillins and Cephalosporins|
|Macrolides, Tetracyclines, Aminoglycosides, and Fluoroquinolones|
|Antituberculars, Antifungals, Peptides, and Metronidazole|
|Antivirals, Antimalarials, and Anthelmintics|
|Drugs for Urinary Tract Disorders|
|HIV- and AIDS-Related Drugs|
|Targeted Therapies to Treat Cancer|
|Biologic Response Modifiers|
|Drugs for Upper Respiratory Disorders|
|Drugs for Lower Respiratory Disorders|
|Cardiac Glycosides, Antianginals, and Antidysrhythmics|
|Anticoagulants, Antiplatelets, and Thrombolytics|
|Antihyperlipdemics and Peripheral Vasodilators|
|Drugs for Gastrointestinal Tract Disorders|
|Eye, Ear, and Skin Agents|
|Drugs for Eye and Ear Disorders|
|Drugs for Dermatologic Disorders|
|Endocrine Drugs: Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Disorders|
|Reproductive and Gender-Related Agents|
|Female Reproductive Cycle I: Pregnancy and Preterm Labor Drugs|
|Female Reproductive Cycle II: Labor, Delivery, and Preterm Neonatal Drugs|
|Postpartum and Newborn Drugs|
|Drugs for Women's Reproductive Health and Menopause|
|Drugs for Men's Health and Reproductive Disorders|
|Drugs for Disorders in Women's Health, Infertility, and Sexually Transmitted Infections|
|Adult and Pediatric Emergency Drugs|
|Basic Math Review|
|Prototype Drug Chart|
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