Just the prescription for mastering pharmacology!
In Pharmacology Demystified, Second Edition, Dr. Mary Kamienski -- a top nurse practitioner trainer -- joins forces with Jim Keogh, author of over 70 best-selling self-help books, to give non-pharmacology majors a fast, easy, and practical way to get on top of this tough subject.
Pharmacology Demystified starts off by fully explaining concepts and practices in easily understood everyday language. Then, this unique guide leads you forward-at your own pace -- to the mastery of formal medical terms and skills required on exams and on the job. Summations of key points, background information, quizzes at the end of each chapter, and a "final exam" reinforce learning every step of the way and assure your success.
If you want to achieve a high comfort level with pharmacology's concepts, terminology, and skills, this is the self-teaching course that will get you there.
An effective brush-up, introductory text, or classroom supplement that puts all the practical aspects of pharmacology at readers' fingertips.
Teaches the essential fundamentals of pharmacology, including definitions, standards, drug actions/interactions, the nursing process and pharmacology, prescription and medical abbreviations, and more
Includes a final exam so students can grade themselves
Simple enough for beginners, but, challenging enough for advanced students