Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care (Retail Access Card), 8th Edition

Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care (Retail Access Card)

8th Edition

By Richard A. Lehne, PhD, Formerly Lecturer, University of Arizona College of Nursing, Lecturer; University of Virginia School of Nursing; Research Assistant Professor, Department of Pharmacology, University of Virginia School of Medicine; Patricia Neafsey, RD, PhD, Professor, School of Nursing, University of Connecticut, Storrs, CT; Nancy Haugen, RN, MN, PhD, Associate Professor and ABSN Program Chair, School of Nursing, Samuel Merritt University, Oakland, CA, USA; James L. King; Vicky J. King; Kathy Rose, RN, MSN, Associate Professor, Nursing-RN Program, Chattanooga State, Chattanooga, Tennessee and Alan P. Agins, PhD, Adjunct Associate Professor, Brown University Medical School, Providence, RI; President, PRN Associates, Continuing Healthcare Education, Tucson, Arizona


UNIT I. INTRODUCTION

Self-Study Module: The Chemistry of Pharmacology

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

Case Study Quiz: Medication Errors and Medication Administration

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 1-3)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 1-3)

UNIT II. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PHARMACOLOGY

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 1: Absorption

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 2: Distribution

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 3: Metabolism

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 4: Excretion

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacokinetics 5: Time Course of Drug Responses

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 1: Dose-Response Relationships and Receptors

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 2: Drug-Receptor Interactions

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacodynamics 3: Therapeutic Index

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Drug Interactions 1: Drug-Drug Interactions

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Drug Interactions 2: Drug-Food and Drug-Nutrient Interactions

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapeutics: Medication Misadventures

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Drug Calculation Review

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Herbal Therapy

Case Study Quiz: Herbal Therapy

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 4-8)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 4-8)

UNIT III. DRUG THERAPY ACROSS THE LIFESPAN

Case Study: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

Case Study Quiz: The Elderly and Polypharmacy

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 9-11)

Flash Cards (for Chapters 9-11)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 9-11)

UNIT IV. PERIPHERAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS

Self-Study Module: Neuropharmacology

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Dopamine for Heart Failure

Case Study Quiz: Dopamine for Heart Failure

Case Study: Multiple Sclerosis

Case Study Quiz: Multiple Sclerosis

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Myasthenia Gravis

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 12-19)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 12-19)

UNIT V. CENTRAL NERVOUS SYSTEM DRUGS

Self-Study Module: Pain

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Pain

Case Study Quiz: Pain

Case Study: Antidepressants

Case Study Quiz: Antidepressants

Case Study : Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications

Case Study Quiz: Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Parkinson's Disease

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Substance Abuse

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 20-40)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 20-40)

UNIT VI. DRUGS THAT AFFECT FLUID AND ELECTROLYTE BALANCE

Case Study: Diuretics and Potassium Imbalances

Case Study Quiz: Diuretics and Potassium Imbalances

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Drug-Induced Hypokalemia

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 41-42)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 41-42)

UNIT VII. DRUGS THAT AFFECT THE HEART, BLOOD VESSELS, AND BLOOD

Self-Study Module: Antihypertensives

Self-Study Module Quiz

Self-Study Module: Pharmacotherapy of Atherogenic Dyslipidemia (NEW!)

Self-Study Module Quiz (NEW!)

Case Study: Antiangina Medications and Coronary Heart Disease

Case Study Quiz: Antiangina Medications and Coronary Heart Disease

Case Study: Medications for Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Case Study Quiz: Medications for Advanced Cardiac Life Support

Case Study: Anticoagulants (NEW!)

Case Study Quiz: Anticoagulants (NEW!)

Case Study: Anemia (NEW!)

Case Study Quiz: Anemia (NEW!)

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Hypertension

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Hyperlipidemia

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 43-56)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 43-56)

UNIT VIII. DRUGS FOR ENDOCRINE DISORDERS

Self-Study Module: Medications for Diabetes Mellitus

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Oral Antidiabetic Medications

Case Study Quiz: Oral Antidiabetic Medications

Case Study: Hypothyroidism Therapy in Pregnancy

Case Study Quiz: Hypothyroidism Therapy in Pregnancy

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Addison's disease

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 57-60)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 57-60)

UNIT IX. WOMEN'S HEALTH

Case Study: Oral Contraception

Case Study Quiz: Oral Contraception

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Infertility

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 61-64)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 61-64)

UNIT X. MEN'S HEALTH

Case Study: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Case Study Quiz: Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Erectile Dysfunction

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 65-66)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 65-66)

UNIT XI. ANTI-INFLAMMATORY, ANTIALLERGIC, AND IMMUNOLOGIC DRUGS

Case Study: Immunizations

Case Study Quiz: Immunizations

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Transplantation

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 67-72)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 67-72)

UNIT XII. DRUGS FOR BONE AND JOINT DISORDERS

Case Study: Osteoporosis Therapy

Case Study Quiz: Osteoporosis Therapy

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Rheumatoid arthritis

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 73-75)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 73-75)

UNIT XIII. RESPIRATORY TRACT DRUGS

Self-Study Module: Medications for Asthma

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Asthma

Case Study Quiz: Asthma

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Rhinitis, Seasonal Allergies

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 76-77)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 76-77)

UNIT XIV. GASTROINTESTINAL DRUGS

Self-Study Module: Medications for Peptic Ulcer Disease with H. pylori

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Laxatives

Case Study Quiz: Laxatives

Case Study: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Case Study Quiz: Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Nausea

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 78-80)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 78-80)

UNIT XV. NUTRITION

Case Study: Nutrition

Case Study Quiz: Nutrition

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Obesity

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 81-82)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 81-82)

UNIT XVI. CHEMOTHERAPY OF INFECTIOUS DISEASES

Self-Study Module: Essentials of Antibacterial Therapy

Self-Study Module Quiz

Case Study: Infection and Antibiotics

Case Study Quiz: Infection and Antibiotics

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Tuberculosis

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 83-95)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 83-95)

UNIT XVII. CHEMOTHERAPY OF PARASITIC DISEASES

Case Study: Malaria

Case Study Quiz: Malaria

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Pinworms

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 96-100)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 96-100)

UNIT XVIII. CANCER CHEMOTHERAPY

Case Study: Managing Side Effects of Anticancer Drugs

Case Study Quiz: Managing Side Effects of Anticancer Drugs

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Breast cancer

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 101-103)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 101-103)

UNIT XIX. ADDITIONAL IMPORTANT DRUGS

Case Study: Isotretinoin Therapy in a Female Patient

Case Study Quiz: Isotretinoin Therapy in a Female Patient

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Glaucoma

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 104-107)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 104-107)

UNIT XX. ALTERNATIVE THERAPY

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Herbal Supplements

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapter 108)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapter 108)

UNIT XXI. TOXICOLOGY

Care Planning Activity and Answer Guidelines: Poisoning prevention

Discussion Questions

Interactive Learning Activities [with Flashcards] (for Chapters 109-110)

Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination (for Chapters 109-110)