Free Instant Access
Evidence-Based Medicine Reviews (EBMR)A definitive resource for electronic information in the evidence based medicine movement that combines the most trusted resources into a single, fully-searchable database.
Global HealthThe only specialist bibliographic abstracting and indexing database dedicated to public health and capturing key literature that is not covered by other databases.
Annals of Internal MedicinePublished by the American College of Physicians, contains original articles, case reports, topical reviews, editorials, book reviews and medical notices for internal medicine.
Update Required To play the media you will need to either update your browser to a recent version or update your Flash plugin.
Pharmacology Case Studies
Rundio A, Lorman W. Silver Spring, MD: American Nurses Association, Nursing Knowledge Center; 2015. Paperback; 184 pages. ISBN-13: 978-1935213680
This book offers a unique case-based approach to pharmacology content. Each chapter includes one or more cases and a discussion of the rationale for selecting specific agents to manage the identified diagnosis. The authors address a variety of topics including psychiatric disorders, heart failure, postanesthesia and perioperative care, and substance use disorders. In discussing the management of various health problems, the authors do not confine their discussion to pharmacologic interventions. The inclusion of nonpharmacologic care is best emphasized in the final chapter on holistic nursing care.
Overall, this is a nice supplement to a pharmacology course or as a refresher for advanced practice nurses looking to reaffirm their understanding of the pharmacologic management of specific disorders.
- ©2016 American Association of Critical-Care Nurses