Pharmacology for Health Professionals
Ideal for introductory pharmacology courses, LWW's Pharmacology for the Health Professions offers a concise introduction to pharmacological concepts for students in the health professions. Now in a fully updated Second Edition, this full-color text provides a solid foundation in the basic principles of pharmacology, including the actions, indications, contradictions, and adverse effects of drug classes. A companion website offers animations and self-study materials for students and teaching resources for faculty.
The 2nd edition includes fully-revised drug tables (both in print and online), and new chapters in Math Review and Complementary and Alternative Medicine. It also offers students a wealth of online resources (interactive activities, online modules, and case studies) to help them learn, study, and retain the key concepts from the text/course.
- Fully revised and updated, with exhaustive Drug Tables containing the most current drug information.- New! Chapters on Math Review and Complementary and Alternative Medicine, provide a foundation in subjects critical to an understanding of pharmacology.- Informative text displays, including Fact Check, Lifespan Considerations, Alert!, Facts About...,Signs & Symptoms, and Complementary and Alternative Medicines, for more in-depth information.- Chapter Review Questions, Critical Thinking, Web Activities, and more.- Online student resources, including answers to case study and review questions, animations, and new interactive review modules, as well as teaching resources for instructors.