Publication Year: 2008
Authors/Editor: Herbert-Ashton, Marilyn; Clarkson, Nancy
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
The Quick Look Nursing series presents information from the nursing core curriculum in a unique format that sets it apart from anything else available. These essential texts are helpful as course supplements, study aids for course examinations, and as tools to prepare for the NCLEX examination. Organized into short chapters accompanied by comprehensive illustrations of the subject matter, the texts allow readers to grasp a large amount of information quickly, maximizing their study time. Each book in the Quick Look Nursing series offers NCLEX-style questions and explanations as a means for accurate and immediate self-assessment.
A rapid way to access the most important facts about the medications that nurses need when caring for patients, Quick Look Nursing: Pharmacology, second edition provides an overview using a systems approach. A table at the beginning of each chapter conveniently lists all relevant medications, making it easy to see key drug groupings by body system. With a focus on patient teaching and nursing implications, this pharmacology review book can be used in the classroom, in clinical settings, or to prepare for exams.