Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach, Tenth Edition, Paperback / softback Book

Pharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach, Tenth Edition Paperback / softback


More than 150 cases help you develop the skills needed to identify and resolve the most common drug therapy problemsPharmacotherapy Casebook: A Patient-Focused Approach delivers 160 patient cases designed to teach you how to apply the principles of pharmacotherapy to real-world clinical practice.

The case chapters in this book are organized into organ system sections that correspond to those of the DiPiro textbook.

By reading the relevant chapters in Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach you will be able to familiarize themselves with the pathophysiology and pharmacology of each disease state included in this casebook. * The perfect study companion to DiPiro's: Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach* Realistic patient presentations include medical history, physical examination, and laboratory data, followed by a series of questions using a systematic, problem-solving approach * Compelling range of cases - from the uncomplicated (a single disease state) to the complex (multiple disease states and drug-related problems) * Diverse authorship from more than 190 clinicians from nearly 100 institutions Coverage that integrates the biomedical and pharmaceutical sciences with therapeutics * Appendices containing valuable information on pharmacy abbreviations, laboratory tests, mathematical conversion factors, anthropometrics, and complementary and alternative therapiesEach case teaches you how to:* Identify real or potential drug therapy problems * Determine the desired therapeutic outcome * Evaluate therapeutic alternatives * Design an optimal individualized pharmacotherapeutic plan * Develop methods to evaluate the therapeutic outcome * Provide patient education * Communicate and implement the pharmacotherapeutic plan


  • Format: Paperback / softback
  • Pages: 480 pages
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education
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  • Category: Clinical trials
  • ISBN: 9781259640919

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