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Клиническая фармакология

Molly Courtenay, Matt Griffiths
"Medication Safety: An Essential Guide"
Cambridge University Press | 2009 | ISBN: 0521721636 | 210 pages | PDF | 2,3 MB
The supply and administration of medicines is an area of practice in which a number of healthcare professionals (e.g. nurses, pharmacists and allied health professionals) are involved. Prescribing is a relatively new role which many of these healthcare professionals have adopted. Medication Safety focuses on promoting safety in the delivery of medicines. Chapters explore the various stages in the medication process including safety in prescribing, dispensing and administering drugs. Adverse reactions, parenteral administration, dosage calculations, safety with controlled drugs, and reporting errors and near misses are all addressed in evidence-based contributions from a highly experienced team of contributors. This text is essential reading for all healthcare professionals involved in the delivery of medicines to patients.

• Timely and much needed text due to the rise of non-medical prescribing • Discusses safety at all stages of the medication process including prescribing, dispensing and administering drugs • From a highly experienced editor and contributor team, known internationally in the field of non-medical prescribing

Preface; 1. Introduction to medication errors and medication safety Molly Courtenay and Matt Griffiths; 2. Safety in prescribing Anne Twidell and Simon de Lusignan; 3. Safety in dispensing Imogen Savage; 4. Safety in administering Jane Watson and Liz Plastow; 5. Adverse drug reactions and drug interactions Tim House; 6. Interface of care and communication Alison Blenkinsopp, Gill Dorer, Martin Duerden and Rebecca Jester; 7. Parenteral drug administration Jasmeet Soar and Jon Standing; 8. Calculations Alison G. Eggleton; 9. Controlled drugs and patient safety Roger Knaggs; 10. Reporting medication incidents and near misses Sheena Williams; 11. Ensuring safety through evidence based medicine Sharon Smart; Index.

Ian M. Gould and Jos W.M. van der Meer
"Antibiotic Policies: Controlling Hospital Acquired Infection"
English | ISBN: 1441917330 | 2011 | 222 pages

The first book was on "Theory and Practice" of antibiotic stewardship in its broadest sense -the how to do it and the do's and don’ts. The second, on "Controlling resistance" was very much on the relationships between use and resistance and beginning to home in on the hospital as the main generator of resistance, but mainly looking at it fr om a disease/clinical perspective. The last 3 chapters on MRSA, ended wh ere the 3rd book will take off. "Controlling HAI " will concentrate on specific MDR organisms highlighting their roles in the current pandemic of HAI and emphasizing that the big issue is not so much infection control but antibiotic control, in the same way that antibiotic over-reliance/ over-use has caused the problem in the first place. Up 'till now the emphasis for controlling MRSA, C diff and all the other MDROs has very much been on IC, which clearly isn't working. This book will gather all the evidence for the increasingly popular view that much more must be done in the area of antibiotic policies/ stewardship, especially when we are in danger of a "post antibiotic" era, due to a real shortage of new agents in the pipeline.

Manuchair Ebadi
"Desk Reference of Clinical Pharmacology, Second Edition"  
2007 | ISBN: 1420047434 | 824 pages

Since the publication of the bestselling first edition of Desk Reference of Clinical Pharmacology, dramatic discoveries in molecular medicine along with rapid technological advances have revolutionized the diagnosis and resulted in new medications to be used in the treatment of a broad range of human diseases. To stay abreast of these rapidly emerging drugs and novel avenues of treatment constant vigilance is required. Specifically prepared for healthcare professionals, Desk Reference of Clinical Pharmacology, Second Edition offers the most authoritative, comprehensive, informative, and useful book to include all drugs used in clinical practice.

New to the Second Edition—

· Novel therapies including the use of peptides in the treatment of peptic ulcers and IBS as well as new information on the use of melatonin in sleep disorders

· Discoveries in molecular medicine, such as suicide gene therapy, monoclonal antibodies, and drug interference with signal transduction pathway therapeutics

The book offers concise and informative A-Z drug facts in an encyclopedia format and contains brief descriptions of conditions, diseases, and disorders presented along with their applicable treatments. The completely expanded introductory chapters contain short review entries on the pharmacokinetic basis of therapeutics, concepts of pharmacodynamics, and the principles of drug-drug interactions and drug-food interactions. They include discussions on state-of-the-art treatments such as immunotherapy of cancer, antisense therapies, suicide gene therapy, and pharmacogenomics, which is leading to tailor-made drugs based on genetic makeup.

The second edition of the Desk Reference of Clinical Pharmacology contains more entries, up-to-date information on revolutionizing therapeutics, and an exhaustive list of maladies and their treatments. It is a definitive reference for any member of a healthcare delivery team and a valuable resource for those involved in the study of clinical pharmacology.

Gail Stein
“Case Files: Pharmacology"
McGraw-Hill Medical | 2008-04-10 | ISBN: 0071488588 | 456 pages

More than 50 clinical cases help you excel in pharmacology courses and the USMLE Step 1
The Case Files series is an award-winning learning system proven to improve exam scores. This series helps you to learn in the context of real patients instead of simply memorizing. Case Files: Pharmacology: Second Edition presents 55 clinical cases with open-ended questions which weave basic science concepts into the clinical scenario. Each case includes an extended discussion (including definitions and a pathophysiology discussion), key points, and 3-5 USMLE-style comprehension questions.

Richard A. Lehne
"Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 7th Edition"  
2009 | ISBN: 1416062491 | 3740 pages

This text emphasizes understanding over memorization to effectively present the "big picture" through the use of drug prototypes, large and small print, and special foundational chapters that cover principles related to each body system. At the end of each chapter, a summary of major nursing implications also helps you apply the material to real-world situations.
UNIQUE! Summaries of Major Nursing Implications at the end of each chapter help you understand how to apply concepts to clinical practice in an easy-to-understand format.

A prototype drug approach uses one drug within each drug family that characterizes all members of its group to give you the knowledge you need to learn not only about related drugs currently on the market, but also about those drugs that will be released once the student begins practice.
Uses large print to identify essential "need-to-know" information and small print to identify "nice-to-know" information
Concise drug summary tables present quick reference to detailed information on individual drugs, including class, generic and trade names, dosages, routes, and indications.
End-of-chapter Key Points are summarized in a bulleted format to facilitate your review of the most important concepts in each chapter.
Patient and family teaching content is highlighted to emphasize this key content and provide you with critical information to include in teaching patients about drugs and effects and stresses points for educating family members when they will be helping to care for the patient.
Provides Anatomy and Physiology and Pathophysiology reviews at the beginning of chapters to help you understand the relationships pharmacology and the biologic systems that drugs influence.
A comprehensive collection of appendixes includes a concise overview of Canadian drug information, gender-related drugs, drug administration techniques, normal laboratory values, and much more.

Includes numerous new drugs and formulations recently approved by the FDA to keep you current with today's drug therapy practice.
Special Interest Topic boxes address late-breaking issues in pharmacology that have recently emerged in the media so you can learn the current events that may affect them in practice.
Extensive revision to the Cancer Chemotherapy unit provides you with up-to-date information on new drug therapy in this complex and rapidly changing area of practice.

Ashraf Mozayani and Lionel Raymon, "Handbook of Drug Interactions: A Clinical and Forensic Guide"  
2012 | ISBN: 1617792217 | 839 pages

Adverse drug reactions and interactions are still a major headache for healthcare professionals around the world. The US Food and Drug Administration's database recorded almost 300,000 serious adverse events in 2009 alone, of which 45,000 instances proved fatal. This updated new edition of the indispensable guide to drug interactions incorporates fresh research completed since the book's original publication by Humana Press in 2004. Additions include a new section on pharmacogenomics, a rapidly growing field that explores the genetic basis for the variability of responses to drugs. This new material reviews important polymorphisms in drug metabolizing enzymes and applies the findings to forensic interpretation, using case studies involving opiates as exemplars. Existing chapters from the first edition have in most cases been updated and reworked to reflect new data or incorporate better tables and diagrams, as well as to include recent drugs and formulations. Recent references have been inserted too. The handbook features extra material on illicit drug use, with a new chapter tackling the subject that covers cocaine, amphetamines and cannabis, among others. The section on the central nervous system also deals with a number of drugs that are abused illicitly, such as benzodiazepines, opiates flunitrazepam and GHB, while so-called 'social' drugs such as alcohol and nicotine are still discussed in the book's section on environmental and social pharmacology. Focusing as before on detailed explanation and incorporating both pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic drug interactions, this book will continue to be a lodestar for health and forensic professionals as well as students.

Derek G. Waller BSc DM MBBS FRCP, Andrew G. Renwick OBE BSc PhD DSc, Keith Hillier BSc PhD DSc,
"Medical Pharmacology and Therapeutics"  
2010 | ISBN: 0702029912 | 744 pages

This book covers all the pharmacology you need, from basic science pharmacology and pathophysiology, through to clinical pharmacology to therapeutics, in line with the integrated approach of new medical curricula. The first section covers the basic principles, and the rest is organised by body systems. The book ends with sections on toxicity and prescribing practice.
Integrates basic science pharmacology, clinical pharmacology and therapeutics
Brief review of pathophysiology of major diseases
Case histories and self-assessment questions (and answers)
Tabular presentation of all common drugs within each class
Section on further reading

Kinetics chapter simplified with more practical examples

Includes more on genetic issues

Drug tables made more concise to make information more accessible

Fully updated to reflect current clinical practice

Christoffel Jos van Boxtel, Budiono Santoso, I. Ralph Edwards
Drug Benefits and Risks: International Textbook of Clinical Pharmacology (2nd edition)
Publisher: IОS Prеss | 2008-01-01 | ISBN: 158603880X | 848 pages
This updated and revised 2nd edition of "Drug Benefits and Risks" is an inclusive reference exploring the scientific basis and practice of drug therapy. The key concept is to look at the balance between the benefits and risks of drugs, but in this context also highlighting the social impact which drugs have in modern societies. Taking an evidence-based approach to the problem, the practice of clinical pharmacology and pharmacotherapy in the developing as well as the developed world is examined. For this purpose, the book covers general clinical pharmacology, pharmacology of various drug groups and the treatments specific to various diseases; the book gives guidance on how doctors should act so that drugs can be used effectively and safely; and it encourages the rational use of drugs in society.This publication brings together a large amount of excellent content that will be invaluable for anyone working within, or associated with, the field of clinical pharmacology and pharmacotherapy - undergraduates, postgraduates, regulatory authorities and the pharmaceutical industry.

Suzanne Baron, Christopher Lee
"Lange Flash Cards Pharmacology"
Publisher: McGraw-Hill Medical | pages: 384 | 2005 | ISBN: 0071453652

Lange Flash Cards: Pharmacology covers all major pharmacologic agents through a succinct and thorough presentation of each prototypical drug and key characteristics. The cards focus on the most high-yield drugs and examine the associated biochemistry, physiology, and microbiology in relation to the mechanisms of action of each drug. Clinical pharmacology is one of the most-tested subjects on Step 1, comprising approximately 15-20% of all questions.

Markus Müller
"Clinical Pharmacology: Current Topics and Case Studies"
Sp rin ger | 2010 | ISBN: 3709101433 | 430 pages

Today we witness an eventful time in which the powerful new forces of genomics, information technology and economics are rapidly changing the science and art of medicine. This will require more specialization than ever before. However, there is also an increasing demand for an integrated approach, which is provided by the discipline of Clinical Pharmacology (CP). CP pursues a scientific goal by studying drug action in patients and volunteers, a clinical goal by administering appropriate drug therapy and a regulatory goal by assessing the risk/benefit ratio of drug candidates in drug development and reimbursement. This introduction to current topics of CP covers traditional topics of clinical drug research and trial methodology but also provides insight in current topics like genomics, imaging technology and issues in drug reimbursement. A number of concrete case studies in clinical drug research and development help to give a better understanding of the general principles of CP.

Clinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy! (Incredibly Easy! Series)
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins | 2008 | 448 pages | ISBN: 0781789389

Clinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy! Third Edition contains everything the health care practitioner needs to review and the student needs to learn about how drugs act and interact in the treatment of disease. The book focuses on mechanisms of drug action; details specific drugs by pharmacologic class for all body systems, plus pain medications, anti-infective drugs, and cancer drugs; and highlights potentially dangerous interactions, including drug-herb interactions. The book pulls together all the necessary facts about drug actions and interactions and presents them with the lighthearted Incredibly Easy! style and tone that makes intimidating concepts thoroughly approachable, easily grasped, and readily retained.

Hannsjörg W. Seyberth, Anders Rane, Matthias Schwab
"Pediatric Clinical Pharmacology"
S nger | 2011 | ISBN: 3642201946 | 395 pages

The objective of this volume is to give an overview of the present state of the art of pediatric clinical pharmacology including developmental physiology, pediatric-specific pathology, special tools and methods for development of drugs for children (assessment of efficacy, toxicity, long-term safety etc.) as well as regulatory and ethical knowledge and skills. In the future, structural and educational changes have to lead back to a closer cooperation and interaction of pediatrics with (clinical) pharmacology and pharmacy.

Susan M. Ford, Sally S. Roach
"Roach's Introductory Clinical Pharmacology, 9th Edition"
Lippincott | 2009 | ISBN: 1605476331 | 784 pages

This core text offers LPN/LVN students a clear, concise introduction to pharmacology, focusing on basic principles and the nurse's responsibility in drug administration. Organized by body system, the book examines pharmacologic properties and therapeutic applications of drug classes. Summary Drug Tables present generic and trade drug names, uses, adverse reactions, and usual dosage ranges. This edition has thoroughly updated drug information, a new "Pharmacology in Practice" case study feature, Nursing Alerts, Lifespan Alerts, Chronic Care Alerts, Diversity Alerts, and additional material on the nursing process.

Clinical Pharmacology Made Ridiculously Simple
Medmaster; 2nd edition | 2003 | ISBN-10: 094078050X | 163 pages

A concise overview of the most important principles in clinical pharmacology, with drug comparisons in clear chart format. Excellent Board review

Handbook of Antimicrobial Therapy

Medical Letter, Mark Abramowicz, M.D. and Gianna Zuccotti
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0981527825 | 242 double pages

The Medical Letter, Inc. is a nonprofit company founded in 1958 by Arthur Kallet, the co-founder of Consumers Union, and Dr. Harold Aaron, with the goal of providing healthcare professionals with objective, independent analyses of both prescription and over-the-counter drugs. In addition to its newsletters, The Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics and Treatment Guidelines from The Medical Letter, the company also publishes handbooks and software on topics such as antimicrobial therapy and adverse drug interactions. It is supported solely by subscription fees and accepts no advertising, grants or donations.

June Olsen, Anthony Giangrasso, Dolores Shrimpton
"Medical Dosage Calculations: A Dimensional Analysis Approach, 10th Edition"
English | ISBN: 013215661X | 2011 | 400 pages

Fully revised for current practices and medication, this MEDICAL DOSAGE CALCULATIONS: A DIMENSIONAL ANALYSIS APPROACH, 10/e remains the field’s most complete, user-friendly and accessible drug calculation text and workbook. Using the dimensional analysis format it pioneered, students begin with simple arithmetic, progressing to the most complex drug calculations. As they develop mathematical skills for accurate dosage calculations, they also gain a thorough professional understanding of safe drug administration. Compared with competitors, our text contains deeper, more realistic problems, incorporating actual dosages and requiring real critical thinking. Coverage includes titrations, IV push, VCC, and other complex calculations. Updates include: revised safety recommendations and insulin coverage; new equipment and labeling photos; and 0.5 mL and needleless syringes. Pedagogical aids include case studies, self-tests, and a website for student resources.

Poisoning And Drug Overdose, 5th edition (Olson, Poisoning and Drug)
Kent R. Olson
English | 2006 | ISBN: 0071443339 | 736 pages

Handbook of Nonprescription Drugs: An Interactive Approach to Self-Care, 16 edition

R. R. Berardi, S. P. Ferreri, A. L. Hume, L. A. Kroon, G. D. Newton
English | 2009 | ISBN: 1582121222 | 1050 pages | PDF | 262 Mb

Thoroughly updated and revised, the Handbook of Nonprescription Drugs: An Interactive Approach to Self-Care, 16th edition, helps students and practitioners develop problem-solving skills needed to assess and triage a pharmacy patient s medical problems. It provides U.S. Food and Drug Administration-approved dosing information and evidence-based research on the efficacy and safety of over-the-counter and herbal medications.

Pharmacology for the Physical Therapist
English | ISBN: 0071460438 | 608 pages | Dat a: 2008

Description: The first pharmacology book for physical therapists written by physical therapists and PhD pharmacologists. Based on the classic Katzung's Basic and Clinical Pharmacology, this ground-breaking book illuminates the ever-expanding role of pharmacology in rehabilitation practice. In it you'll find unmatched insights on the full range of pharmacology topics, from drug receptor pharmacodynamics and general anesthetics, to cancer chemotherapy-all told from the vantage point of the authors' extensive first-hand experience.

Michael Adams, Leland Norman Holland, Carol Q. Urban
Pharmacology for Nurses: A Pathophysiologic Approach (3rd edition)
Published: 2010-02-09 | ISBN: 0135089816 | 944 pages
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