Study Guide for Pharmacology

Author: Joyce LeFever Kee
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455770531
Format: PDF, ePub
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Corresponding to the chapters in Kee's Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 8th Edition, this study guide offers practical activities to help you review and remember essential nursing pharmacology. Hands-on exercises include study questions, case studies, and NCLEX® review questions, making it easier to apply your knowledge to clinical practice and develop clinical reasoning skills. NCLEX® review questions in each chapter include application-level questions and alternate-item format questions. Case studies enhance your understanding of nursing responsibilities in therapeutic pharmacology. Medications and Calculations chapter offers additional opportunities to test your knowledge and skill in drug dosage calculation. 75 sample drug labels familiarize you with the real labels you will see in clinical practice. Answers for all exercises are provided at the back of the book to make studying easier. Study questions are provided in formats including matching, completion, and crossword puzzles. NEW! Updated content reflects the changes to Kee's Pharmacology textbook. NEW! Case study questions focus on developing your clinical reasoning skills. NEW! Rationales are added to the answer key for selected application-level questions and case study questions. NEW safety icons emphasize the nurse's role in patient safety. NEW! Case studies now feature open-ended questions to promote development of clinical reasoning skills.

Study Guide for Pharmacology

Author: Joyce LeFever Kee
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323293506
Format: PDF, Docs
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Corresponding to the chapters in Kee’s Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 8th Edition, this study guide offers practical activities to help you review and remember essential nursing pharmacology. Hands-on exercises include study questions, case studies, and NCLEX® review questions, making it easier to apply your knowledge to clinical practice and develop clinical reasoning skills. NCLEX® review questions in each chapter include application-level questions and alternate-item format questions. Case studies enhance your understanding of nursing responsibilities in therapeutic pharmacology. Medications and Calculations chapter offers additional opportunities to test your knowledge and skill in drug dosage calculation. 75 sample drug labels familiarize you with the real labels you will see in clinical practice. Answers for all exercises are provided at the back of the book to make studying easier. Study questions are provided in formats including matching, completion, and crossword puzzles. NEW! Updated content reflects the changes to Kee’s Pharmacology textbook. NEW! Case study questions focus on developing your clinical reasoning skills. NEW! Rationales are added to the answer key for selected application-level questions and case study questions. NEW safety icons emphasize the nurse‘s role in patient safety. NEW! Case studies now feature open-ended questions to promote development of clinical reasoning skills.

Pharmacology

Author: Joyce LeFever Kee
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 1455751480
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Previous edition has subtitle: "a nursing process approach."

Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology User Guide and Access Code

Author: Joyce Lefever Kee
Publisher: W B Saunders Company
ISBN: 9781455770557
Format: PDF, Kindle
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Corresponding to Kee's Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 8th Edition, Pharmacology Online features a collection of self-paced learning modules that will enhance your understanding of nursing pharmacology for safe medication practice. Interactive activities make it easier to learn everything from basic principles to dosage calculation, drug administration, and more - all within context of the nursing process. Self-Study Modules, true-to-life case studies, videos, animations, interactive activities, care planning activities, and NCLEX® Examination-style quizzes help you understand how drugs work and how to administer them safely in the clinical setting. 20 Self-Study Modules provide a thorough review of the basic principles of pharmacology, drug dosage calculations, and several major drug content areas using text, animations, illustrations, integrated learning activities, and dynamic hyperlinks. 27 case studies with corresponding case study quizzes use true-to-life clinical scenarios to promote 'learning by doing' in the safety of a virtual clinical setting. Practice quizzes for the NCLEX® Examination consist of 10-15 NCLEX® Examination-style pharmacology questions in each chapter, with rationales and remediation (textbook page reference) provided for each. Interactive learning activities provide drill-and-practice review of critical drug content in game-like activities, and include flash cards. UNIQUE! 16 Roadside Assistance video clips feature nationally known pharmacologist and speaker Alan P. Agins, PhD, who presents core pharmacology concepts with humor and a uniquely memorable flair. 42 animations are integrated into the Self-Study Modules and available as a freestanding resource. 19 care planning activities each present a brief case scenario along with a care plan template for completion. Audio glossary includes both a definition and an audio pronunciation for more than 1,400 terms and drug names. Updated content matches the chapters in Kee's textbook, Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 8th Edition, and reflects major new drug classes, major new drugs, major new therapeutic uses, and discontinued drugs. Enhanced discussion questions ask you to apply content from the textbook and from directed literature searches to address true-to-life clinical situations like those you will encounter in practice. Updated! Online drug handbook provides hands-on practice in consulting a current drug reference.

Pharmacology

Author: Linda E. McCuistion
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323293484
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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Prepare to administer drugs safely by mastering key pharmacology concepts and drug calculation skills! Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 8th Edition covers nursing pharmacology within a real-world nursing context. Using a clear, streamlined approach, this text makes it easier to understand pharmacology with a detailed unit on dosage calculations, a nursing process framework for drug therapy, and summaries of prototype drugs. Written by nursing educators Joyce Kee, Evelyn Hayes, and Linda McCuistion, this edition includes a strong QSEN focus, enhanced coverage of prioritization, and more NCLEX® Examination–style questions on the subject of pharmacology. NEW QSEN focus emphasizes patient-centered care, safety, quality, and collaboration and teamwork. NEW content covers the most commonly used drugs, including updated Prototype Drug Charts and drug tables. Enhanced coverage of prioritization includes nursing interventions in the Nursing Process sections listed in order of priority. Updated illustrations include new drug labels in the Drug Calculations chapter.

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Author: Linda Lane Lilley
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 0323358985
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Let this outstanding pharmacology text help you learn how to administer drugs safely and effectively! Now in its eighth edition, Pharmacology and the Nursing Process continues to deliver the perfect amount of pharmacology, prioritization, and nursing process information to today’s nursing students. Centering on its unique key drug approach, this text focuses only on the drug information you need to safely administer drugs. The text also continues to emphasize the nursing process and prioritization, covering the most essential assessments, nursing diagnoses, interventions, and evaluations you need to practice effectively. New to this edition is even more coverage of QSEN competencies, simpler language, and a wealth of reader-friendly features and innovative learning aids. Along with its integrated NCLEX preparation and insightful learning strategies, you won’t find a more complete pharmacology text on the market! NEW! Additional QSEN coverage incorporates more QSEN information throughout the text. Applicable QSEN competencies added to text case study titles Collaboration and teamwork content added to selected case studies Addition of new Safety: What Went Wrong? case studies Explanation of QSEN initiatives as it relates to safety and quality of patient care is included in the Medication Errors chapter NEW! Improved readability is aided by more friendly, direct-address language; shorter sentences; simplified language (where appropriate); and much more. An extensive Photo Atlas of Drug Administration features more than 100 step-by-step illustrations depicting key steps in drug administration for various routes of drug administration. UNIQUE! QSEN focus highlights those aspects of the book — such as boxes, tips, case studies, and other content — that correlate with the QSEN competencies. Popular key drug approach focuses on the need-to-know content for safe clinical practice and uses a streamlined approach to drug indications, emphasizing only the most common or serious adverse effects. Integrated NCLEX® Examination preparation includes seven NCLEX Examination review questions in every chapter, with at least one alternate-format item per chapter. Thorough application of the nursing process is addressed in each chapter to help readers learn how to prioritize nursing care to focus on the most essential assessments, nursing diagnosis, interventions, and evaluation/outcome criteria. Colorful and consistent learner-friendly format utilizes a variety of tables and practical body systems organization to help readers integrate pharmacology content with what they are learning in medical-surgical and adult health nursing courses. Focus on prioritization includes prioritized nursing diagnoses along with corresponding prioritization of goals and outcomes, helping readers learn to connect nursing diagnoses to goals and outcomes. Large collection of reader-friendly learning aids includes approachable text elements such as:

Ergotherapie bei Hemiplegie

Author: Ortrud Eggers
Publisher: Springer-Verlag
ISBN: 3642618227
Format: PDF, Docs
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Viele Menschen werden, auch schon in jüngeren Jahren, durch Verletzungen und Erkrankungen im Bereich des Zentralnervensystems hemiplegisch. Um eine optimale Eingliederung in Familie, Gesellschaft und Beruf zu erreichen, benötigt ein Halbseitengelähmter neben verschiedenen anderen Rehabilitationsmaßnahmen eine zielgerichtete Ergotherapie, die mit den Behandlungsgrundlagen nach Bobath Funktionsverbesserungen der paretischen Seite anstrebt. Durch Hemmung der Spastizität und der pathologischen Haltungs- und Bewegungsmuster werden die sensomotorischen Funktionen wieder ermöglicht und damit Körpersymmetrie, Sensibilität und Körperschema gefördert. Dieser praxisbezogene Leitfaden wurde in erster Linie für die fachspezifische Vertiefung in Ausbildung befindlicher und praktizierender Ergotherapeuten geschrieben. Ärzte, Physiotherapeuten und andere Mitarbeiter in der Rehabilitation bekommen mit diesem Buch einen Einblick in ein Spezialgebiet der Ergotherapie.