Administering Medications
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-Administering Medications: Pharmacology for Healthcare Professionals is designed to teach the safe administration of medications to healthcare students.

-The text's many features help break down the various aspects of drug administration, allowing the student to gain a full understanding of when and how to administer medications.

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Chapter 1 Orientation to Medications

Chapter 2 Principles of Drug Action

Chapter 3 Measurement and Dosage Calculations

Chapter 4 Administering Parenteral Medications

Chapter 5 Medication Therapy

Chapter 6 Vitamins, Minerals, and Herbs

Chapter 7 Antibiotics and Antifungals

Chapter 8 Drugs for the Eye and Ear

Chapter 9 Drugs for the Skin

Chapter 10 Drugs for the Cardiovascular System

Chapter 11 Drugs for the Respiratory System

Chapter 12 Drugs for the Gastrointestinal System

Chapter 13 Drugs for the Urinary System and Fluid Balance

Chapter 14 Drugs for the Reproductive System

Chapter 15 Drugs for the Endocrine System

Chapter 16 Drugs for the Musculoskeletal System

Chapter 17 Drugs for the Nervous and Sensory Systems

Chapter 18 Psychotropic Drugs

Chapter 19 Antineoplastic Drugs

Chapter 20 Drugs for the Pediatric Patient

Chapter 21 Drugs for the Geriatric Patient

Appendix A: Abbreviations

Appendix B: Checklist Practice Procedures Glossary Credits Index