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Pharmacotherapy : a pathophysiologic approach /
[edited by] Joseph T. DiPiro ... [et al.].
edition
8th ed.
imprint
New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, c2011.
description
xxxii, 2668 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 29 cm.
ISBN
0071703543 (alk. paper), 9780071703543 (alk. paper)
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New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, c2011.
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0071703543 (alk. paper)
9780071703543 (alk. paper)
contents note
Machine generated contents note: Section 1: Foundation IssuesSection Editor: L. Michael Posey1.Pharmacoeconomics: Principles, Methods, and Applications (Web-only) Lisa A. Sanchez 2.Health Outcomes and Quality of Life (Web-only) Stephen Joel Coons 3. Evidence-Based Medicine (Web-only) Elaine Chiquette and L. Michael Posey 4. Documentation of Pharmacy Services (Web-only) George E. MacKinnon, III and Neil J. MacKinnon 5.Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics Larry A. Bauer 6.Pharmacogenetics Larisa H. Cavallari and Y. W. Francis Lam 7. Pediatrics Milap C. Nahata and Carol Taketomo 8. Geriatrics Catherine I. Starner, Shelly L. Gray, David R. P. Guay, Emily R. Hajjar, Steven M. Handler, and Joseph T. Hanlon 9. Pharmacoepidemiology Andy Stergachis, Thomas K. Hazlet, and Denise Boudreau 10. Clinical Toxicology Peter A. Chyka 11. Emergency Preparedness: Identification and Management of Biological Exposures (Web-only) Colleen M. Terriff, Jason E. Brouillard, Lisa T. Costanigro, and Jessica S. Gruber 12. Emergency Preparedness: Identification and Management of Chemical and Radiological Exposures (Web-only) Greene Shepherd and Richard B. Schwartz Section 2: Cardiovascular Disorders Section Editor: Robert L. Talbert 13. Cardiovascular Testing Robert Chilton and Robert L. Talbert 14. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Jeffrey F. Barletta and Jeffrey L. Wilt 15. Hypertension Joseph J. Saseen and Eric J. MacLaughlin 16. Heart Failure Robert B. Parker, Jo E. Rodgers, and Larisa H. Cavallari 17. Ischemic Heart Disease Robert L. Talbert 18. Acute Coronary Syndromes Sarah A. Spinler and Simon de Denus 19. The Arrhythmias Cynthia A. Sanoski, Marieke Dekker Schoen, and Jerry L. Bauman 20. Diastolic Heart Failure and the Cardiomyopathies 21. Venous Thromboembolism Stuart T. Haines, Daniel M. Witt, and Edith A. Nutescu 22. Stroke Susan C. Fagan, David C. Hess 23. Hyperlipidemia Robert L. Talbert 24. Peripheral Arterial Disease Barbara J. Hoeben and Robert L. Talbert 25. Use of Vasopressors and Inotropes in the Pharmacotherapy of Shock Robert MacLaren, Maria I. Rudis, and Joseph F. Dasta 26. Hypovolemic ShockBrian L. Erstad Section 3: Respiratory Disorders Section Editor: Robert L. Talbert 27. Introduction to Pulmonary Function Testing Jay I. Peters and Stephanie M. Levine
general note
Machine generated contents note: Section 1: Foundation IssuesSection Editor: L. Michael Posey1.Pharmacoeconomics: Principles, Methods, and Applications (Web-only) Lisa A. Sanchez 2.Health Outcomes and Quality of Life (Web-only) Stephen Joel Coons 3. Evidence-Based Medicine (Web-only) Elaine Chiquette and L. Michael Posey 4. Documentation of Pharmacy Services (Web-only) George E. MacKinnon, III and Neil J. MacKinnon 5.Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics Larry A. Bauer 6.Pharmacogenetics Larisa H. Cavallari and Y. W. Francis Lam 7. Pediatrics Milap C. Nahata and Carol Taketomo 8. Geriatrics Catherine I. Starner, Shelly L. Gray, David R. P. Guay, Emily R. Hajjar, Steven M. Handler, and Joseph T. Hanlon 9. Pharmacoepidemiology Andy Stergachis, Thomas K. Hazlet, and Denise Boudreau 10. Clinical Toxicology Peter A. Chyka 11. Emergency Preparedness: Identification and Management of Biological Exposures (Web-only) Colleen M. Terriff, Jason E. Brouillard, Lisa T. Costanigro, and Jessica S. Gruber 12. Emergency Preparedness: Identification and Management of Chemical and Radiological Exposures (Web-only) Greene Shepherd and Richard B. Schwartz Section 2: Cardiovascular Disorders Section Editor: Robert L. Talbert 13. Cardiovascular Testing Robert Chilton and Robert L. Talbert 14. Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation Jeffrey F. Barletta and Jeffrey L. Wilt 15. Hypertension Joseph J. Saseen and Eric J. MacLaughlin 16. Heart Failure Robert B. Parker, Jo E. Rodgers, and Larisa H. Cavallari 17. Ischemic Heart Disease Robert L. Talbert 18. Acute Coronary Syndromes Sarah A. Spinler and Simon de Denus 19. The Arrhythmias Cynthia A. Sanoski, Marieke Dekker Schoen, and Jerry L. Bauman 20. Diastolic Heart Failure and the Cardiomyopathies 21. Venous Thromboembolism Stuart T. Haines, Daniel M. Witt, and Edith A. Nutescu 22. Stroke Susan C. Fagan, David C. Hess 23. Hyperlipidemia Robert L. Talbert 24. Peripheral Arterial Disease Barbara J. Hoeben and Robert L. Talbert 25. Use of Vasopressors and Inotropes in the Pharmacotherapy of Shock Robert MacLaren, Maria I. Rudis, and Joseph F. Dasta 26. Hypovolemic ShockBrian L. Erstad Section 3: Respiratory Disorders Section Editor: Robert L. Talbert 27. Introduction to Pulmonary Function Testing Jay I. Peters and Stephanie M. Levine
abstract
"The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter"--Provided by publisher.
catalogue key
7625583
 
Includes bibliographical references and index.
A Look Inside
Summaries
Bowker Data Service Summary
Now in its eighth edition, this text continues its tradition of offering unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans. The book provides a unique process of thinking about pharmacotherapy, the process which uses evidence-based approaches to the drug treatment of diseases.
Description for Bookstore
The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available Full-color design! Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter
Library of Congress Summary
"The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter"--Provided by publisher.
Main Description
The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available "Full-color design " A Doodys Core Title ESSENTIAL PURCHASE for 2011 5 STAR DOODYSS REVIEW "This is a gold standard reference in pharmacy and the information it provides equips readers with the knowledge base and confidence to provide the highest quality of patient care."--"Doodys Review Service" Hailed by Doodys Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" "Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach" is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter
Main Description
The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available Full-color design! A Doody's Core Title ESSENTIAL PURCHASE for 2011! 5 STAR DOODYS'S REVIEW! "This is a gold standard reference in pharmacy and the information it provides equips readers with the knowledge base and confidence to provide the highest quality of patient care."-- Doody's Review Service Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter
Main Description
The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available Full-color design! A Doody's Core Title ESSENTIAL PURCHASE for 2011! Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter
Main Description
The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text available Full-color design Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy" Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions. Features: * Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans * Full-color presentation * Key Concepts in each chapter * Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms * Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy * NEW material added to the online learning center * EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations * EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine * Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter
Main Description
The most comprehensive, widely used, and evidence-based pharmacotherapy text availableFull-color design!Hailed by Doody's Review Service as "one of the best in pharmacy"Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approachis unmatched in its ability to help students develop a mastery of evidence-based medicine for optimum patient outcomes. The eighth edition will feature the addition of SI units throughout and an increased number of global examples and clinical questions.Features Unparalleled guidance in the development of pharmaceutical care plans Full-color presentation Key Concepts in each chapter Critical Presentation boxes summarize common disease signs and symptoms Clinical Controversies boxes examin complicated issues you face when providing drug therapy NEW material added to the online learning center EXPANDED evidence-based recommendations EXPANDED coverage of timely issues such as palliative care and pain medicine Therapeutic recommendations in each disease-specific chapter
Table of Contents
Foundation Issues
Pharmacoeconomics: Principles, Methods, and Applications
Health Outcomes and Quality of Life
Health Literacy and Medication Use
Cultural Competency
Principles and Practices of Medication Safety
Evidence Based Medicine
Documentation of Pharmacy Services
Clinical Pharmacokinetics and Pharmacodynamics
Pharmacogenetics
Pediatrics
Geriatrics
Palliative Care
Pharmacoepidemiology
Clinical Toxicology
Emergency Preparedness: Identification and Management of Biologic Exposures
Emergency Preparedness: Identification adn Management of Chemical and Radiologic Exposures
Cardiovascular Disorders
Cardiovascular Testing
Cardiac Arrest
Hypertension
Systolic Heart Failure
Diastolic Heart Failure and the Cardiomyopathies
Acute Decompensated Heart
Ischemic Heart DiseaseJ
Acute Coronary Syndromes
The Arrhythmias
Venous Thromboembolism
Stroke
Dyslipidemia
Peripheral Arterial Disease
Use of Vasopressors and Inotropes in the Pharmacotherapy of Shock
Hypovolemic Shock
Respiratory Disorders
Introduction to Pulmonary Function Testing
Asthma
Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease
Pulmonary Hypertension
Drug-Induced Pulmonary Diseases
Cystic Fibrosis
Gastrointestinal Disorders Section Editor: Joseph T. DiPiro
Evaluation of the Gastrointestinal Tract
Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease
Peptic Ulcer Disease
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Nausea and Vomiting
Diarrhea, Constipation, and Irritable Bowel Syndrome
Portal Hypertension and Cirrhosis
Drug-Induced Liver Disease
Pancreatitis
Viral Hepatitis
Drug Therapy Individualization in Patients with Hepatic Disease or Genetic Alterations in Drug Metabolizing Activity
Celiac Disease
Renal Disorders
Clinical Assessment of Kidney Function
Acute Kidney Injury
Chronic Kidney Disease: Progression-Modifying Therapies
Chronic Kidney Disease: Management of Complications
Hemodialysis and Peritoneal Dialysis
Drug-Induced Kidney Disease
Glomerulonephritis
Drug Therapy Individualization for Patients with Renal Insufficiency
Disorders of Sodium and Water Homeostasis
Disorders of Calcium and Phosphorus Homeostasis
Disorders of Potassium and Magnesium Homeostasis
Acid-Base Disorders
Neurologic Disorders
Evaluation of Neurologic Illness
Alheimer's Disease
Multiple Sclerosis
Epilepsy
Status Epilepticus
Acute Management of the Brain Injury Patient
Parkinson's Disease
Pain Management
Headache Disorders
Psychiatric Disorders
Evaluation of Psychiatric Illness
Childhood Disorders
Eating Disorders
Substance Related Disroders: Overview and Depressahts, Stimulants and Hallucinogens
Substance-Related Disorders: Alcohol, Nicotine, and Caffeine
Schizophrenia
Major Depressive Disorders
Bipolar Disorder
Anxiety Disorders I: Generalized Anxiety, Panic, and Social Anxiety Disorders
Anxiety Disorders II: Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder
Sleep Disorders
Disorders Associated with Intellectual Disabilities
Endocrinologic Disorders
Diabetes Mellitus
Thyroid Disorders
Adrenal Gland Disorders
Pituitary Gland Disorders
Gynecologic and Obstetric Disorders
Pregnancy and Lactation: Therapeutic Considerations
Contraception
Menstruation-Related Disorders
Endometriosis
Hormone Terapy in Women
Urologic Disorders Section Editor: L. Michael Posey
Erectile Dysfunction
Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia
Urinary Incontinence
Immunologic Disorders
Function and Evaluation of the Immune System
Systemic Lupus Erythematosus and Other Collagen-Vascular Diseases
Allergic and Pseudoallergic Drug Reactions
Solid-Organ Transplantation
Rheumatologic Disorders
Osteoporosis and Other Metabolic Bone Diseases
Rheumatoid Arthritis
Osteoarthritis
Gout and Hyperuricemia
Ophthalmic and Otolaryngological Disorders Section Editor: L. Michael Posey
Glaucoma
Allergic Rhinitis
Dermatologic Disorders
Dermatologic Drug Reactions and Common Skin Conditions
Acne Vulgaris
Psoriasis
Atopic Dermatitis
Hematologic Disorders
Anemias
Coagulation Disorders
Sickle Cell Disease
Drug-Induced Hematologic Disorders
Infectious Diseases Section Editor: Joseph T. DiPiro
Laboratory Tests to Direct Antimicrobial Pharmacotherapy
Antimicrobial Regimen Selection
Central Nervous System Infections
Lower Respiratory Tract Infections
Upper Respiratory Tract Infections
Influenza
Skin and Soft Tissue Infections
Infective Endocarditis
Tuberculosis
Gastrointestinal Infections and Enterotoxigenic Poisonings
Intraabdominal Infections
Parasitic Diseases
Urinary Tract Infections and Prostatitis
Sexually Transmitted Diseases
Bone and Joint Infections
Sepsis and Septic Shock
Superficial Fungal Infections
Invasive Fungal Infections
Infections in Immunocompromised Patients
Antimicrobial Prophylaxis in Surgery
Vaccines, Toxoids, and Other Immunobiologics
Human Immunodeficiency Virus Infection
Oncologic Disorders Section Editor: Gary C. Yee
Cancer Treatment and Chemotherapy
Breast Cancer
Lung Cancer
Colorectal Cancer
Prostate Cancer
Lymphomas
Ovarian Cancer
Acute Leukemias
Chronic Leukemias
Multiple Myeloma
Myelodysplastic Syndromes (Web-only)
Skin Cancer
Melanoma
Hematopoietic Stem Cell Transplantation
Nutritional Disorders
Assessment of Nutrition Status and Nutrition Requirements
Medication Administration Considerations With Specialized Nutrition Support
Parenteral Nutrition
Enteral Nutrition
Nutritional Considerations in Major Organ Failure
Obesity
Glossary
Index
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