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Basic Pharmacology for Nurses - With CD

Basic Pharmacology for Nurses - With CD - 13th edition

Basic Pharmacology for Nurses - With CD - 13th edition

ISBN13: 9780323023597

ISBN10: 0323023592

Basic Pharmacology for Nurses - With CD by Bruce D. Clayton and Yvonne N. Stock - ISBN 9780323023597
Edition: 13TH 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: C.V. Mosby Co.
International: No
Basic Pharmacology for Nurses - With CD by Bruce D. Clayton and Yvonne N. Stock - ISBN 9780323023597

ISBN13: 9780323023597

ISBN10: 0323023592

Edition: 13TH 04

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This time-tested nursing pharmacology text is known for its concise drug monographs and nursing process coverage, extensive use of color, student-friendly approach, and emphasis on health promotion through medication monitoring and patient education. The 13th edition also brings the same clinical accuracy that users have come to expect from Clayton & Stock. Plus, there are plenty of new features and updates, including the latest FDA approvals and withdrawals, new chapters, and a new student CD-ROM included in every book. Instructor resources are available; please contact your Elsevier sales representative for details.

Author Bio

Clayton, Bruce D. : Butler University

Bruce D. Clayton, BS, RPh, Pharm D, Professor of Pharmacy Practice, College of Pharmacy & Health Sciences, Butler University. Indianapolis, IN.

Stock, Yvonne N. :

Yvonne N. Stock, BSN, RN, MS, Omaha, NE.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents


Unit 1 Foundations of Pharmacology

1. Definitions, Names, Standards, and Information Sources
2. Principles of Drug Action and Drug Interactions
3. Drug Action Across the Life Span
4. The Nursing Process and Pharmacology
5. Patient Education and Health Promotion

Unit 2 Illustrated Atlas of Medication Administration and Math Review

6. A Review of Arithmetic
7. Principles of Medication Administration
8. Percutaneous Administration
9. Enteral Administration
10. Parenteral Administration : Safe Preparation of Parenteral Medications NEW!
11. Parenteral Administration: Intradermal, Subcutaneous, and Intramuscular Administration NEW!
12. Parenteral Administration: Intravenous Therapy NEW!


Unit 3 Drugs Affecting the Autonomic and Central Nervous Systems

13. Drugs Affecting the Autonomic Nervous System
14. Sedative-Hypnotics
15. Drugs Used for Parkinson's Disease
16. Drugs Used for Anxiety Disorders
17. Drugs Used for Mood Disorders
18. Drugs Used for Psychosis
19. Drugs Used for Seizure Disorders
20. Drugs Used for Pain Management

Unit 4 Drugs Affecting the Cardiovascular System

21. Drugs Used to Treat Hyperlipidemias
22. Drugs Used to Treat Hypertension
23. Drugs Used to Treat Heart Failure
24. Drugs Used to Treat Arrhythmias
25. Drugs Used to Treat Angina Pectoris
26. Drugs Used to Treat Peripheral Vascular Disease
27. Drugs Used for Diuresis
28. Drugs Used to Treat Thromboembolic Disorders

Unit 5 Drugs Used to Treat Disorders of the Respiratory System

29. Drugs Used to Treat Upper Respiratory Disease
30. Drugs Used to Treat Lower Respiratory Disease

Unit 6 Drugs Affecting the Digestive System

31. Drugs Used to Treat Oral Disorders
32. Drugs Used to Treat Gastroesophageal Reflux and Peptic Ulcer Disease
33. Drugs Used to Treat Nausea and Vomiting
34. Drugs Used to Treat Constipation and Diarrhea

Unit 7 Drugs Affecting the Endocrine System

35. Drugs Used to Treat Diabetes Mellitus
36. Drugs Used to Treat Thyroid Disease
37. Corticosteroids
38. Gonadal Hormones

Unit 8 Drugs Affecting the Reproductive System

39. Drugs Used in Obstetrics
40. Drugs Used in Men's and Women's Health

Unit 9 Drugs Affecting Other Body Systems

41. Drugs Used to Treat Disorders of the Urinary System
42. Drugs Used to Treat Glaucoma and Other Eye Disorders
43. Drugs Affecting Neoplasms
44. Drugs Used to Treat the Muscular System
45. Antimicrobial Agents
46. Nutrition
47. Herbal and Dietary Supplement Therapy
48. Substance Abuse NEW!
49. Miscellaneous Agents


A. Prescription Abbreviations
B. Medical Abbreviations
C. Nomogram for Calculating the Body Surface Area of Adults and Children
D. Commonly Used Laboratory Test and Drug Values
E. Recommended Childhood Immunization Schedule -- United States, January-December 2003
F. MedWatch Drug Reporting Form
G. Dyskinesia Identification System: Condensed User Scale (DISCUS)
H. A Simple Method to Determine Tardive Dyskinesia Symptoms: AIMS Examination Procedure
I. Templates for Developing a Written Record for Patients to Monitor Their Own Therapy Bibliography Glossary