A Revolutionary New Undergraduate Pharmacology Text for Nursing Students Pharmacology for Nurses is a groundbreaking new text that teaches the basic concepts of pharmacology to undergraduate nursing students.
The text focuses on critical need-to-knowinformation and draws on the experience of fourteen contributing authors in the field of nursing.
It takes a new approach to teaching the complex topic of pharmacology through its concise, digestible coverage of material, reader friendly design, and use of images and tables to reinforce content.
This text is also intended as a reference for other nursing courses and as part of the nursing professional's permanent reference library. Designed to reflect real-life clinical applications, Pharmacology for Nurses also provides a fundamental introduction to pharmacology for nursing students.
The basics of pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics explained in relation to clinical practice.
Patient and drug variables as well as drug interactions and effects are also fully explored along with the administration of medications. Topics Covered:Inter-relationship of physiologic processesEffect of drugs on physiologic processesHomeostatic nature of the body Key Features: Each chapter begins with a summary of Learning ObjectivesChapters conclude with summaries and practice questions