Pharmacology (9th Ed.)

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Get the right dosage of pharmacology content to succeed on the NCLEX and as a professional nurse with Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 9th Edition. Using a streamlined prototype approach and an emphasis on nursing care, this text makes it easy for today's nursing students to better understand the complicated subject of pharmacology. The book's detailed chapter on dosage calculation, the nursing process framework for drug therapy, strong QSEN focus, and summaries of prototype drugs help deliver the perfect pharmacology foundation.

Unit one: Introduction to Pharmacology
. 1. Drug Development and Ethical Considerations
. 2. Pharmacokinetics, Pharmacodynamics, and Pharmacogenetics
. 3. Cultural Considerations
. 4. Complementary and Alternative Therapies
. 5. Pediatric Considerations
. 6. Geriatric Considerations
. 7. Drugs in Substance Use Disorder

Unit two: Pharmacotherapy and Drug Administration
. 8. The Nursing Process and Patient-Centered Care
. 9. Safety and Quality
. 10. Drug Administration  
. 11. Drug Calculations

Unit three: Maintenance of Homeostasis
. 12. Fluid Volume and Electrolytes
. 13. Vitamin and Mineral Replacement
. 14. Nutritional Support 

Unit four: Autonomic Nervous System Drugs
. 15. Adrenergic Agonists and Antagonists
. 16. Cholinergic Agonists and Antagonists

Unit five: Central and Peripheral Nervous System Drugs
. 17. Stimulants
. 18. Depressants
. 19. Antiseizure Drugs
. 20. Drugs for Parkinsonism and Alzheimer's Disease  
. 21. Drugs for Neuromuscular Disorders and Muscle Spasms   

Unit six: Mental and Behavioral Health Drugs
. 22. Antipsychotics and Anxiolytics
. 23. Antidepressants and Mood Stabilizers

Unit seven: Pain and Inflammation Management Drugs
. 24. Antiinflammatories
. 25. Analgesics

Unit eight: Antimicrobial Drugs
. 26. Antibacterials
. 27. Antituberculars, Antifungals, and Antivirals
. 28. Peptides, Antimalarials, and Anthelmintics

Unit nine: Immunologic Drugs
. 29. HIV- and AIDS-Related Drugs
. 30. Transplant Drugs
. 31. Vaccines

Unit ten: Antineoplastics and Biologic Response Modifiers
. 32. Anticancer Drugs
. 33. Targeted Therapies to Treat Cancer
. 34. Biologic Response Modifiers

Unit eleven: Respiratory Drugs
. 35. Upper Respiratory Disorders
. 36. Lower Respiratory Disorders

Unit twelve : Cardiovascular Drugs
. 37. Cardiac Glycosides, Antianginals, and Antidysrhythmics
. 38. Diuretics
. 39. Antihypertensives
. 40. Anticoagulants, Antiplatelets, and Thrombolytics
. 41. Antihyperlipidemics and Peripheral Vasodilators

Unit thirteen: Gastrointestinal Drugs 
. 42. Gastrointestinal Tract Disorders
. 43. Antiulcer Drugs

UNIT fourteen: Eye, Ear, and Skin Drugs
. 44. Eye and Ear Disorders
. 45. Dermatologic Disorders

Unit fifteen: Endocrine Drugs
. 46. Pituitary, Thyroid, Parathyroid, and Adrenal Disorders
. 47. Antidiabetics

Unit sixteen: Renal and Urologic Drugs
. 48. Urinary Disorders

Unit seventeen: Reproductive and Gender-Related Drugs
. 49. Pregnancy and Preterm Labor
. 50. Labor, Delivery, and Postpartum
. 51. Neonatal and Newborn 52. Women's Reproductive Health
. 53. Men's Reproductive Health
. 54. Sexually Transmitted Infections

Unit eighteen: Emergency Drugs
55. Adult and Pediatric Emergency Drugs
Linda McCuistion
Professor, South University, Richmond Campus, Glen Allen, Virginia