Pharmacology: A Patient-Centered Nursing Process Approach, 8e (Kee, Pharmacology)
ISBN: 1455751480
EAN13: 9781455751488
Language: English
Publication Date: February 13, 2014
Pages: 992
Dimensions: 1.40" H x 10.50" L x 8.30" W
Weight: 4.40 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
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 (R) 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.