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Nursing2006 Drug Handbook with CDROM
Springhouse
1582554048
Jan 2006
Paperback
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Book Description
The best-selling nursing drug handbook for 26 years is now in its fully updated 2006 edition. Organized by therapeutic class, Nursing2006 Drug Handbook provides quick access to current, accurate information on over 1,000 generic and 3,500 brand-name drugs.


Pharmacology
George M. Brenner
1416029842
March 2006
Textbook Paperback
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Book Description
This user-friendly volume provides you with the knowledge you need in pharmacology, without extraneous details. Concise text and clear illustrations help you move through the subject at an accelerated pace. This book will also help you to apply the most important basic science concepts to everyday clinical problem solving and decision making.
The new edition has been thoroughly updated to incorporate the most commonly used drugs, and advances in hormone replacement therapy, and more. You’ll also find a new self-assessment section at the end of each chapter.

Book Info
Oklahoma State Univ. College of Osteopathic Medicine, Tulsa. Exam review offering questions and answers in a concise outline format. Focuses on general properties of drug categories and prototypical...


Pharmacology: PreTest Self-Assessment and Review [DOWNLOAD: ADOBE READER]

B0000843Z3


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Book Description
Featuring a bold new look both in and out and a BRAND NEW title in Pathophysiology, the totally revamped PreTest Basic Science series offers an unrivaled study regimen for course work or examination preparation. Each title contains 500 multiple-choice questions which parallel the format and degree of difficulty found on licensing exams. Detailed answers are provided along with references to the recent literature and a bibliography. When used in concert with the appropriate PreTest simulated exam, these title provide an authoritative review for USMLE STeps 1, 2 3 as well as FMGEMS exams.


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Gives medical students 500 questions, answers, and explanations to prepare for the pharmacology section of the USMLE Step 1. The new edition includes many new questions in the...



Basic Pharmacology for Nurses: Student Learning Guide

0323023606


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Book Description
This Study Guide corresponds to the 13th edition of Clayton: Basic Pharmacology for Nurses.

Book Info
Study guide/workbook reflects the revisions and new chapters found in Basic Pharmacology for Nurses, 13th edition, c2004. Features question/answer review sheets, learning objectives, key terms, and practice quizzes. Three-hole punched with perforated pages. Previous edition: c2001. Softcover.

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The Pill Book
Harold M. Silverman
0553584790
Jan 2004
Paperback
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Book Description
For over two decades, millions of consumers have trusted The Pill Book to provide official, FDA-approved drug information plus guidelines from leading pharmacists. Each drug is profiled in a consise, readable, aand easy-to-understand entry, making The Pill Book the perfect reference for readers who have questions about the medications their doctors prescribe.

The most up-to-date information about more than 1,800 most commonly prescribed drugs in the United States. The 11th edition introduces more than 40 new FDA-approved drugs and dozens of brand names. Each easy to understand entry includes:

-Generic and brand-name listings that can help you save money
-What the drug is for, and how it works
-Usual dosages, and what to do if a dose is skipped
-Side effects and possible adverse...


Pharmacology Made Easy for NCLEX-RN: Review and Study Guide
Linda Msn Waide
1556523912
January 2001
Paperback
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2006 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide with CDROM
Amy Morrison Karch
1582554366
Jan 2006
Paperback
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Book Description
The book includes a full-color photoguide to pills and capsules, details on preventing and reporting medication errors, and over 20 appendices, including cardiovascular guidelines, intramuscular and subcutaneous administration sites, and drugs that interact with grapefruit juice.


Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

0323024084


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Book Description
This bestselling text is known for its clear and consistent format, colorful design, and helpful boxed features and illustrations that highlight need-to-know information and help busy nursing students learn and understand pharmacology. The new edition includes new chapters on medication errors and gene therapy, and all pharmacology content has undergone an extensive revision to ensure that this already-strong content is even more current, consistent, and easy to follow. The Photo Atlas of Drug Administration has been updated to cover even more drug administration routes and to provide numerous new photos and drawings. Content on bioterrorism agents and drugs for HIV/AIDS, diabetes, osteoporosis, Alzheimer's disease, cancer, infection, and psychiatric conditions has been thoroughly updated and expanded.


Mosby's Pharmacology Notecards: Visual, Mnemonic, and Memory Aids for Nurses
Joann Zerwekh
0323031919
January 2005
Textbook Other Format
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Book Description
A colorfully illustrated collection of spiral-bound, removable cards, this notebook covers key pharmacology topics and drugs. It is uniquely designed to help students master pharmacology both in class and in preparing for the NCLEX® examination. It will also benefit practicing nurses who’d like a refresher and memory device on pharmacology. Using a wide variety of learning aids, humor, illustrations, and mnemonics, it covers topics including administration, antibiotics, antivirals, anticoagulants, cardiac drugs, CNS drugs, diuretics, endocrine drugs, GI drugs, musculoskeletal drugs, OB drugs, pain, psychiatric drugs, and pulmonary drugs.

About the Author
JoAnn Zerwekh, EdD, RN, FNP, APRN, BC, Executive Director, Nursing Education Consultants, Ingram, TX; Nursing...


PDR Nurse's Drug Handbook
George R. Spratto
1418001325
Jan 2006
Paperback
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Book Review
Every hospital nurse needs a handy, quick reference for commonly used drugs. The PDR Nurse's Drug Handbook 2002 has been updated with 25 new drug monographs, an expanded IV index, and tables of food-drug interactions, as well as drugs used in AIDS therapy. The information needed for medications is at your fingertips, and you'll have access to the monthly drug updates on the PDR Web site. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.

Book Description
Welcome to the nurse?s choice for drug information. With over 1,000 of the latest and most common FDA-approved drugs, the 2006 PDR® Nurse?s Drug Handbook? is a clinical requisite. Each entry provides a wealth of facts concerning drug action, dosage, interactions, and contraindications. Clear guidelines are...


Pharmacology Flash Cards (Board Review Series)
Todd A. Swanson
0781747961
February 2004
Other Format
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Book Description
A set of 259 flashcards, organized by system or drug class, highlights need-to-know information for those preparing to take the USMLE step 1 exam. Features concise format with high-yield content. Each card offers a brief question and answer using a trigger phrase for memorizing and recalling correct responses.


Pharmacotherapy (Pharmacotherapy)
Joseph T. DiPiro, et al
0071416137
May 12, 2005
Hardcover
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From The New England Journal of Medicine, May 18, 2000
"Medicines," wrote Leonardo da Vinci, "will be well used when the doctor understands their nature, what man is, what life is, and what constitution and health are. Know these well and you will know their opposites; you will then know well how to devise a remedy." As the coauthor of a textbook on clinical pharmacology and drug therapy for medical students, in which this principle is espoused, I applaud any attempt by others to do likewise. That is indeed the basis for this textbook on drug therapy for clinical pharmacists. An introductory section on some of the basic principles of clinical pharmacology is followed by 16 sections on the management of diseases, organized according to systems of the body. In each of the chapters dealing with individual diseases, the authors first...


Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews Pharmacology
Richard D. Howland
0781741181
August 2005
Textbook Paperback
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Book Description
Students and faculty alike have attested to the extraordinary success rate of the Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews--the unparalleled review texts that clarify the essentials students need to know for the Boards through an easy-to-use outline format and illustration program.

Book Info
Study guide providing more illustrations than previous edition, c1992. This is a 'Millenium Update' of the c1997 version. Cross-referenced to Harvey and Champe's Lippincott's Illustrated Reviews: Biochemistry, 2nd edition. For students preparing for exams. Softcover. DNLM: Pharmacology--examination questions --This text refers to the Paperback edition.


Mosby's Nursing Drug Reference with CDROM
Linda Skidmore-Roth
032302310X
Jan 2006
Paperback
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Book Description
For current, complete drug information, with a focus on safe medication administration, this book is the ideal choice. This indispensable resource, featuring the latest drug information organized alphabetically, is a favorite among students and practitioners. Readers will find indications, precautions, and nursing considerations applicable to any patient care setting. Every copy includes a CD-ROM packed with useful tools, such as patient teaching guides in English and Spanish, a drug interaction tool, and detailed information on herbal products.

About the Author
Linda Skidmore-Roth, RN, MSN, NP, Consultant, Littleton, Colorado; Former Nursing Faculty, New Mexico State University, Las Cruces, New Mexico; El Paso Community College, El Paso, Texas


Guide to Federal Pharmacy Law, Fourth Edition
Barry Reiss, Gary Hall
0967633230
December 1, 2004
Paperback
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Book Description
This NEW 362-page study guide provides a thorough review of federal pharmacy law, including the Controlled Substances Act, the Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, the NEW Dietary Supplement Health Education Act, the FDA Modernization Act and the Medicare Modernization Act. It also includes over 300 multiple-choice questions (with answers!) to help candidates assess their knowledge of federal pharmacy law and to prepare for pharmacy state board, pharmacy licensing and/or MPJE® examinations given in most states.

About the Author
Barry S. Reiss, Ph.D. is Professor Emeritus at Albany College of Pharmacy, Union University. Gary D. Hall, M.S. is Professor of Pharmaceutics at Albany College of Pharmacy, Union University. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.


From Hormone Hell to Hormone Well
C. W. Randolph, Jr.
0975427008
July 2004
Paperback
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Book Description
With devastating reports coming out about synthetic hormones, Dr. C.W. Randolph, Jr. was urged to write From Hormone Hell to Hormone Well . This book helps women around the world understand how their bodies can be treated effectively by using human-identical natural hormones - the safe way to a healthy life as the body changes. The book is written for women suffering from the symptoms associated with PMS, perimenopause, menopause, or hysterectomy. With more than 38,000,000 women now hitting the perimenopause or menopausal years, it's important to know that there are safe options for their health. Dr. Randollph also provides insight into a woman's reproductive health as well as male menopause. The book offers safe and effective treatments for the following: weight gain, depression, osteoporosis, mood...


2006 Physicians' Desk Reference (PDR): Your Complete Print and Electronic Drug Information Solution

1563635275
November 2005
Hardcover
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Book Description
Brandon/Hill Medical List minimal-core, first-purchase selection (#519). Annual reference features FDA-approved labeling for drugs as well as prescription information provided by manufacturers for drugs marketed without FDA approval. Includes a color product identification guide. Each monograph offers in depth data and key facts. Includes PDR Electronic Library on CD-ROM.


Basic & Clinical Pharmacology
Bertram G. Katzung
0071410929
November 2003
Textbook Paperback
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Book Description
The most current, authoritative, and comprehensive pharmacology book for medical, pharmacy, and other health science students. Widely respected for its clarity, comprehensiveness, and organization, this pharmacology course book presents the essential concepts that students need to know about the science of pharmacology and their application. Focuses on the basic principles of each drug group as well as the clinical choice and use of drugs in patients and the monitoring of their effects.

Book Info
(Lange Medical Books) Univ. of California, San Francisco. Brandon/Hill Medical List selection (#517). Provides the basics of clinical pharmacology for medical and pharmacology students, physicians, and residents. Features new drugs released through August 2003 and revisions on...


The PDR Pocket Guide to Prescription Drugs
PDR Thompson
1416510850
Nov 2005
(Paperback) - Revised Ed.
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Review
"The PDR® has been rewritten in language the average mortal can understand."-- The Associated Press
"Brief, lucid entries on major drugs and their side effects."-- The Wall Street Journal

Review
The Associated Press The Physicians' Desk Reference (PDR®) has been rewritten in language the average mortal can understand. --This text refers to an out of print or unavailable edition of this title.

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Pharmacology: A Nursing Process Approach
Joyce Kee
0721639275
October 2005
Textbook Paperback
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Book Description
This full-color pharmacology textbook is full of innovative, user-friendly features such as prototype drug charts, nursing process sections, and an extensive math/dosage calculations section. The 5th edition has been completely updated and includes a Companion CD-ROM that contains animations, NCLEX® examination-style review questions, printable IV therapy and medication safety checklists, drug calculation problems, and convenient electronic calculators.

About the Author
Joyce LeFever Kee, RN, MS, Associate Professor Emerita, College of Health and Nursing Sciences, Department of Nursing, University of Delaware, Newark, DE; Evelyn R. Hayes, PhD, RN, CS-FNP, Professor, College of Health and Nursing Sciences, Department of Nursing, University of Delaware, Newark, DE; and Linda...


Pharmacology and Physiology in Anesthetic Practice
Robert K. Stoelting
0781754690
October 2005
Textbook Hardcover
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Book Description
This book provides comprehensive, current, clinically oriented, authoritative information on all aspects of pharmacology and physiology that are relevant to perioperative patient management.

Book Info
Indiana Univ., Indianapolis. Concise, comprehensive textbook written by a Brandon/Hill author. Focuses on those aspects of pharmacology and physiology that pertain to perioperative anesthetic management of the patient. This edition contains new information regarding drugs and their behavior, and organ function. Previous edition: c1991. DNLM: Anesthetics--pharmacology. --This text refers to the Hardcover edition.


Mosby's 2006 Nursing Drug Cards
Joseph Albanese
0323036546
July 2005

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Book Description
Here’s the essential drug information every nursing student must know, in a concise, portable, and convenient card format. The 2006 edition features an all-new mini-CD-ROM and 480 cards which contain pharmacology and nursing management content for over 860 generic and 1,320 brand-name drugs. This boxed set also includes approximately 70 drug category cards, which allow for easy review and thorough understanding of the relationship among individual drugs in the same category.


Merck Index: An Encyclopedia of Chemicals, Drugs, & Biologicals
Ann Smith, et al
0911910131
October 2001
Hardcover
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Book Description
An extensively revised and updated one-volume encyclopedia of chemicals, drugs, and biologicals that contains more than 10,000 monographs.

Book Info
Concise and authoritative reference containing a diverse collection of more than 10,000 monographs. More than 4,000 monographs cover pharmaceuticals and drugs, 2,000 cover naturally occurring substances and plants, 1,000 focus on elements and inorganic chemicals, and almost 1,000 pertain to compounds of agricultural significance. Previous edition: c1996. Organized alphabetically.


Lange Flash Cards: Pharmacology
Suzanne Baron
0071453652
June 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
Lange Flash Cards: Pharmacology covers all major pharmacologic agents through a succinct and thorough presentation of each prototypical drug and key characteristics. The cards focus on the most high-yield drugs and examine the associated biochemistry, physiology, and microbiology in relation to the mechanisms of action of each drug. Clinical pharmacology is one of the most-tested subjects on Step 1, comprising approximately 15-20% of all questions


Goodman & Gilman's The Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics (Goodman and Gilman's the Pharmacological Basis of Therapeutics)
Laurence Brunton, et al
0071422803
October 28, 2005
Hardcover
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Book Description
The undisputed leader in medical pharmacology, without equal. Updated to reflect all critical new developments in drug action and drug-disease interaction. This is the desert island book of all medical pharmacology-;if you can own just one pharmacology book, this is it.


Springhouse Nurse's Drug Guide with CDROM
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
1582554374
Jan 2006
Paperback
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Book Description
Provides comprehensive, easy-to-access information on 731 generic and over 3,500 trade-name drugs, including 20 recently-approved drugs. This edition ists common drug-herb interactions and adverse reactions that may be misinterpreted as age-related changes.

Book Info
Quick reference includes an A-to-Z organization, nursing process for every drug, and a CD-ROM and Internet updates. Includes full color photos of more than 300 capsules and tablets, pronunciations of generic drug names, and regular e-mail notifications of drug updates on dDrugInfo.com. For nurses and students. Previous edition: c2000. Reinforced softcover. --This text refers to the CD-ROM edition.


Clinical Pharmacology Made Ridiculously Simple
John M. Olson
094078050X
August 2003
Textbook Hardcover
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Book Description
A concise overview of the most important principles in clinical pharmacology, with drug comparisons in clear chart format. Excellent Board review

Book Info
Provides general principles of pharmacology. Includes tables to compare different agents within a given class of drugs. For use as a review for Boards, self-testing, or reference. Previous edition: c1997. Softcover.


Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia, 2006 Classic Shirt-Pocket Edition (Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia)
Steven M. Green
1882742427
November 30, 2005
Paperback
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Book Description
Loma Linda University, California. Annual shirt-pocket reference provides access to drugs arranged by clinical classes, including trade names, dosage recommendations, and more. Features DEA controlled substances, safety precautions, Canadian trade names, and the relative cost per month of short-term and maintenance therapy. Softcover. Pocket-sized edition also available.

Book Info
Annual smaller edition arranges drugs by clinical class with a comprehensive index in the back. Trade names are italicized and capitalized. Softcover. --This text refers to the Paperback edition.


Dosage Calculations
Gloria D. Pickar
0766862860
August 6, 2003
Paperback
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Book Description
This perennial best seller has set the standard for dosage calculations. This formula method text contains more practice questions than any competitor; full color labels; equipment; pediatric dosages; and even advanced calculations. New to this edition are a more streamlined presentation; new drug labels; smaller doses for pediatric calculations; and an interactive CD-ROM with improved functionality

Book Info
Seminole Community College, Sanford, FL. Introductory text/workbook provides clear methods for calculating drug dosages. Covers basic and advanced calculations and provides photographs and illustrations to reflect actual needle lengths found in practice. Previous edition: c1999. Softcover. DNLM: Pharmaceutical Preparations--administration & dosage.


Chinese Medical Herbology & Pharmacology
John K. Chen, Tina T. Chen
0974063509
December 2003
Hardcover
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Jake Paul Fratkin, author of Chinese Herbal Patent Medicine
"Will surely become the standard reference in Chinese herbal medicine."

Roy Upton, Executive Director, American Herbal Pharmacopoeia
"One of the most comprehensive synthesized presentations of traditional and scientific knowledge of Chinese herbal medicines."

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