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Pharmacotherapy casebook : a patient-focused approach

Terry L. Schwinghammer (Editor), Julia M. Koehler (Editor), Jill S. Borchert (Editor), Douglas Slain (Editor)
This text delivers 157 patient cases designed to teach you how to apply the principles of pharmacotherapy to real-world clinical practice. The case chapters in this book are organized into organ system sections that correspond to those of the DiPiro textbook. By reading the relevant chapters in Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach you will be able to familiarize yourself with the pathophysiology and pharmacology of each disease state included in this casebook. Each case teaches you how to: Identify real or potential drug therapy problems ; Determine the desired therapeutic outcome ; Evaluate therapeutic alternatives ; Design an optimal individualized pharmacotherapeutic plan ; Develop methods to evaluate the therapeutic outcome ; Provide patient education ; Communicate and implement the pharmacotherapeutic plan
Print Book, English, 2014
Ninth edition View all formats and editions
McGraw-Hill Medical, New York, 2014
Case Reports
xxiii, 461 pages : color illustrations ; 28 cm
9780071830133, 0071830138
Principles of patient-focused therapy
Cardiovascular disorders
Respiratory disorders
Gastrointestinal disorders
Renal disorders
Neurologic disorders
Psychiatric disorders
Endocrinologic disorders
Women's health (Gynecologic disorders)
Urologic disorders
Immunologic disorders
Bone and joint disorders
Disorders of the eyes, ears, nose, and throat
Dermatologic disorders
Hematologic disorders
Infectious diseases
Oncologic disorders
Nutrition and nutritional disorders
Complementary and alternative therapies (Level III)
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