Workbook for Mosby's Textbook for Medication Assistants

Workbook for Mosby's Textbook for Medication Assistants

By Sheila A. Sorrentino, RN, MSN, PhD, Curriculum and Health Care Consultant, Anthem, AZ; and Diann Muzyka


1. The Medication Assistant

2. Delegation

3. Ethics and Laws

4. Assisting With the Nursing Process

5. Body Structure and Function

6. Basic Pharmacology

7. Life Span Considerations

8. Medication Orders and Prescriptions

9. Medication Safety

10. Oral, Sublingual, and Buccal Drugs

11. Topical Drugs

12. Eye, Ear, Nose, and Inhaled Drugs

13. Vaginal and Rectal Drugs

14. Drugs Affecting the Nervous System

15. Drugs Used for Mental Health Problems

16. Drugs Used for Seizure Disorders

17. Drugs Used to Manage Pain

18. Drugs Used to Lower Lipids

19. Drugs Used to Treat Hypertension

20. Drugs Used to Treat Dysrhythmias

21. Drugs Used to Treat Angina, Peripheral Vascular Disease, and Heart Failure

22. Drugs Used for Diuresis

23. Drugs Used to Treat Thrombo-Embolic Disorders

24. Drugs Used to Treat Respiratory Diseases

25. Drugs Used to Treat Gastro-Esophageal Reflux and Peptic Ulcer Disease

26. Drugs Used to Treat Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, and Diarrhea

27. Drugs Used to Treat Diabetes and Thyroid Disease

28. Cortico-Steroids and Gonadal Hormones

29. Drugs Used for Men?s and Women?s Health

30. Drugs Used to Treat Urinary System Disorders

31. Drugs Used to Treat Eye Disorders

32. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Cancer

33. Drugs Affecting Muscles and Joints

34. Drugs Used to Treat Infections

35. Nutrition and Herbal and Dietary Supplement Therapy