Softcover in Very Good (VG) condition. Cover shows light wear. Pages clean and straight.
Here's the revised and updated edition of the innovative reference, presenting the fundamental principles of pharmacology, administration of drugs, and pharmacologic calculations. Addresses all major categories of drugs in a consistent format including pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, adverse side effects, clinical uses, and dosage forms. Illustrated, step-by-step procedures demonstrate the administration of common drug forms.Consistent format provides easy and quick access to information. Each chapter is introduced with learning objectives, a chapter outline, and key terms with simple definitions.Technician Notes throughout the text provide helpful hints and important points technicians should be aware of to avoid errors and increase efficiency.Drug descriptions use a consistent formatclinical uses, dosage forms, and adverse side effectsthat allows easy access to desired information.Dosage calculations help readers administer drugs appropriately.Outstanding photographs, tables, and illustrations supplement the text and summarize complex information.Appendixes offer up-to-date reference to emergency drugs, controlled substances, conversion tables, vaccinations, and other useful data.