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Applied Therapeutics: the clinical use of drugs by AlldredgeThis widely used text uses a case-based approach to help students master the fundamentals of drug therapeutics. Students will learn the basics of common diseases and disorders and develop practical problem-solving skills for devising and implementing successful drug treatment regimens. Case studies integrated into each chapter illustrate key concepts and principles of therapeutics and give students practice in developing their own evidence-based therapeutic plans.
Call Number: WB330 .A651 2013
Publication Date: 2012-02-13
Basic and Clinical Pharmacology by Bertram G. KatzungThe most widely used, up to date, and authoritative pharmacology text in medicine."Basic & Clinical Pharmacology" offers an unparalleled understanding of basic pharmacologic principles and clinical use of drugs. *Unique, evidence-based chapters on drugs of abuse, special aspects of perinatal, pediatric, and geriatric pharmacology, and herbal medications and nutritional supplements *More than 500 illustrations and tables Free Student Web-basedResource Center.
Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation for PDA by Gerald G. Briggs; Roger K. Freeman; Sumner J. YaffeThis popular reference provides practical, reliable information on over 1,175 drugs commonly prescribed to pregnant or lactating women. Each drug monograph summarizes potential side effects on the embryo and fetus and drug passage to the nursing infant. FDA Risk Factor ratings for each drug are included. Drugs are listed alphabetically and indexed by generic, domestic, and foreign trade names. Recommendations for pregnancy and breastfeeding are listed at the top of each drug review to provide for quick reference.
Call Number: WQ210 .B854 2008
Publication Date: 2008-04-14
E-Prescribing by Jack E. FinchamHundreds Of Thousands Of Physicians' Offices Will Soon Need To Be Electronically Equipped To Transfer Prescriptions, Which Result In A Major Shift In How Prescriptions Are Transmitted From Physicians' Offices To Pharmacies. Electronic Medical Records And Health Information Technology Are Becoming More Commonplace Within The Medical Community. This Book Will Help Health Professionals Adapt To And Prepare For These Changes By Explaining The Limits, Cautions, And Analyses Necessary For Successful Implementation And Patient Satisfaction
Call Number: QV748 .E48 2009
Publication Date: 2008-10-14
Handbook of Drug-Nutrient Interactions by Joseph Boullata; Vincent T. ArmentiThis benchmark survey of drug-nutrient interactions details the mechanisms and clinical approaches to their effective management. Providing more than a simple listing of common interactions, the authors explore, in-depth, every major aspect of the problem, including drug and nutrient disposition, enzyme systems, the effects of nutritional status on drug disposition, and the influence of food, nutrients, non-nutrient components on drug disposition and effects.
Call Number: QV39 .H23636 2004
Publication Date: 2004-04-17
Pharmacology and the Nursing Process by Linda Lane Lilley; Shelly Rainforth Collins; Scott Harrington; Julie S. SnyderThis market-leading text is known for presenting challenging content in a clear and consistent format that is engaging and readable. A focus on prioritization identifies key nursing information and helps in preparation for the NCLEX® Examination. Presents drugs and their classes as they relate to different parts of the body, facilitating integration of the text with your other nursing courses. Includes Patient Teaching Tips in each chapter to foster patient compliance and effective drug therapy. Illustrated Study Skills Tips in each unit cover study tips, time management, and test taking strategies related specifically to nursing pharmacology.
Call Number: QV4 .P5363 2011
Publication Date: 2010-01-22
Remington, the science and practice of pharmacy by David B. Troy (Editor); University of the Sciences in Philadelphia (USIP) Staff (Prepared for Publication by)For over 100 years, Remington has been the definitive textbook and reference on the science and practice of pharmacy. This Twenty-First Edition keeps pace with recent changes in the pharmacy curriculum and professional pharmacy practice. More than 95 new contributors and 5 new section editors provide fresh perspectives on the field. New chapters include pharmacogenomics, application of ethical principles to practice dilemmas, technology and automation, professional communication, medication errors, re-engineering pharmacy practice, management of special risk medicines, specialization in pharmacy practice, disease state management, emergency patient care, and wound care.
Call Number: QV704 .R38815 2006
Publication Date: 2005-05-19
The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics by Louis Sanford Goodman; Laurence L. Brunton; Bruce Chabner; Bjorn KnollmanThe landmark text in medical pharmacology is now in full color "Includes DVD with image bank" A Doody's Core Title ESSENTIAL PURCHASE for 2011 4 STAR DOODY'S REVIEW "This 12th edition of the most authoritative book in pharmacology is the best both in content and physical appearance.This edition of Goodman & Gilman's is divided into nine sections, covering: General Principles Neuropharmacology Modulation of Cardiovascular Function Inflammation, Immunomodulation, and Hematopoiesis Endocrine Pharmacology Gastrointestinal Pharmacology Chemotherapy of Infectious Disease Chemotherapy of Neoplastic Diseases Special Systems Pharmacology More than a textbook, "Goodman & Gilman's" is a working template for the effective and rational prescribing of drugs in daily practice.
Call Number: QV4 .G6532 2011
Publication Date: 2010-12-20
Therapeutic choices by Carol RepchinskyTherapeutic Choices is a trusted source for evidence-based treatment information for all health care practitioners involved in therapeutic decision making. Practical bottom-line, clinical information is referenced and organized in a concise format by therapeutic condition. Each topic includes decision trees (algorithms) and drug tables that support decision making in your everyday practice.