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Nursing Pharmacology

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Chippewa Valley Technical College, Eau Claire, WI

Copyright Year: 2020

ISBN 13: 9781734914115

Publisher: WI Technical Colleges Open Press

Language: English

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Reviewed by Alicia Layne, RN, MSN, Assistant Professor, Massachusetts Bay Community College on 6/8/21

The Nursing Pharmacology OER by the Wisconsin Technical College System authored by Chippewa Valley Technical College is comprehensive for entry level nursing students that covers areas aligned with our curriculum and end of program student... read more

Reviewed by Jennifer Turner, Assistant Professor of Nursing, Radford University on 6/8/21

Excellent layout and depth of information for the entry level nursing student read more

Reviewed by Alexander Lawson, Assistant Professor, North Shore Community College on 6/3/21

The book is comprehensive throughout. The glossary and index make it easy to find subject matter. Most of the general material that I typically cover in my pharmacology course is covered within this textbook, though some specifics are missing... read more

Reviewed by Nancyruth Leibold, Associate Professor, Southwest Minnesota State University on 2/6/21, updated 6/1/21

This textbook is designed for entry-level undergraduate nursing students as a basic comprehensive pharmacology textbook. The book includes links to DailyMed for reference to information about medications from the National Library of... read more

Reviewed by Wanda Dooley, Director of Nursing, Coastal Carolina University on 8/18/20

The text is comprehensive and at an appropriate level for pre-licensure students. The glossary is excellent, as is the Table of Contents. read more

Table of Contents

  • I. Kinetics & Dynamics
  • II. Legal/Ethical
  • III. Antimicrobials
  • IV. Autonomic Nervous System
  • V. Respiratory
  • VI. Cardiovascular & Renal System
  • VII. Gastrointestinal
  • VIII. Central Nervous System
  • IX. Endocrine
  • X. Analgesic and Musculoskeletal

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  • About the Book

    This open access Nursing Pharmacology textbook is designed for entry-level undergraduate nursing students.  It explains basic concepts of pharmacology and describes common medication classes. This book is not intended to be used as a drug reference book, but direct links are provided to DailyMed, which provides trustworthy information about marketed drugs in the United States.

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