Basic Pharmacology for Nurses is a modern classic. Known for its impeccably accurate drug content and practical applications of the nursing process, this trusted text consistently emphasizes health promotion through monitoring and patient education. Introductory units ground your knowledge in the basic principles of pharmacology and medication administration, while subsequent body-system units prepare you to apply the nursing process to every major disorder.
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Unit 1: Foundations of Pharmacology
Unit 2: Illustrated Atlas of Medication Administration and Math Review
Unit 3: Drugs That Affect the Autonomic and Central Nervous Systems
Unit 4: Drugs That Affect the Cardiovascular System
Unit 5: Drugs Used to Treat Disorders of the Respiratory System
Unit 6: Drugs That Affect the Digestive System
Unit 7: Drugs That Affect the Endocrine System
Unit 8: Drugs That Affect the Reproductive System
Unit 9: Drugs That Affect Other Body Systems
Unit 10: Drugs That Affect the General Health of the Body