Category Archives: Pharmacology

British National Formulary (BNF) 73 73rd Edition

BNF 73 (March 2017) is the authoritative guide to prescribing, dispensing and administering medicines for all healthcare professionals.  Access to the latest edition of BNF is vital for healthcare professionals.

Compiled with the advice of clinical experts and continually updated to reflect the latest evidence from credible sources worldwide, this essential reference provides up-to-date guidance on prescribing, dispensing, and administering medicines.

Not only does the BNF include a widely accepted framework for the drug management of common diseases, it also includes details of medicines prescribed in the UK, with special reference to their uses, cautions, contraindications, side-effects and dosage. This allows treatment to be tailored to the individual needs of each patient.

The BNF is updated in print every six months by an expert team of pharmacists; validated by a network of leading clinicians from many spheres of clinical practice; and published under the authority of a Joint Formulary Committee. The BNF reflects current best practice as well as legal and professional guidelines relating to the use of medicines. As a result it is used widely as a touchstone reference, and cited by regulatory bodies and courts as a source of authority.

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Basic & Applied Pharmacokinetics Self Assessment

Mastery of pharmacokinetics is more important than ever.

To exercise the best possible judgment in patient care, medication plans should be selected for the maximum efficacy and safety for each individual patient.

Be confident in your approach with ASHP’s Basic & Applied Pharmacokinetics Self Assessment, a new resource from John E. Murphy, author of ASHP’s Clinical Pharmacokinetics, Fifth Edition, which offers questions and exercises with answers and detailed solutions to help gauge your understanding.

Whether you are a student, a new pharmacist, or a long-time practitioner, it is essential that you not only acquire and maintain your therapeutic knowledge, but also stay on top of new developments in pharmacokinetics.

This is a valuable review book designed to test skills for using equations and the application of pharmacokinetic parameters. It is the perfect book to review content you have learned and practiced, in addition to learning new areas not previously covered in your training.

As an added feature, the YouTube channel, Basic & Applied Pharmacokinetics Self Assessment Videos, is available as a complementary companion to the book, which includes a library of videos created by John Murphy to help you through the major pain points and help further support your self assessment.

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Pharmacy Case Studies 1st Edition

Whilst most pharmacy undergraduate texts are subject specific, “Pharmacy Case Studies” encourages students to take an integral approach to pharmacy via a series of pharmacy cases. Knowledge gained within the individual areas of law and ethics, pharmaceutics, pharmacology and pathology are tested by each example, bringing together all areas taught on the degree course. Each chapter contains five case studies, starting with uncomplicated cases and increasing in complexity as they expand.

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Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy (Oxford Medical Handbooks) 3rd Edition

Complementing the guidelines in the British National Formulary, the third edition of the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy remains the indispensable guide to clinical pharmacy, providing all the information needed for practising and student pharmacists. It presents handy practical guidance in a quick-reference, bullet-point format to give the reader the knowledge and confidence needed to provide a clinical pharmacy service.

Including key information on controlled drugs, adverse drug reactions, interactions, communication skills, and confidentiality, this extensively revised addition to the bestselling Oxford Handbook series is the fundamental pharmacy reference tool. It features chapters on adherence, anaphylaxis, clinical trials, herbal medicines, palliative care, patient management, pharmaceutical calculations, research, policy, and therapy related issues.

Thoroughly revised and updated, the Oxford Handbook of Clinical Pharmacy includes brand new topics, including content on health coaching, residency and on-call, HIV and TB and mental health.

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The Therapist’s Guide to Psychopharmacology: Working with Patients, Families, and Physicians to Optimize Care

This indispensable book provides therapists and counselors with crucial knowledge about psychotropic medications: when and how to make medication referrals, how to help patients handle questions and problems that arise, and how to combine medication and psychotherapy effectively. Ideal for readers without extensive background in neurobiology, the book clearly explains how medications work in the brain and how they affect an individual’s emotions, behavior, and relationships. Particular attention is given to strategies for collaborating successfully with prescribers. The authors also emphasize the important role that family members play in medication decision making and discuss ways to involve them in treatment.
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Pharmacotherapy Flash Cards 1st Edition

238 Q&A cards sharpen your therapeutic decision-making skills

“These cards offer concise yet detailed case studies for students to review current pharmacotherapeutic options for many of the commonly encountered disease states….Students might find these cards to be a very helpful in addition to their therapeutics courses to help them retain knowledge through the use of real-life clinical scenarios. 3 Stars.”–Doody’s Review Service

These 238 Q&A cards provide a complete review of pharmacotherapeutic concepts for the major disease states most often encountered in practice

  • Emphasizes evidence-based therapeutic decision making and drug therapy monitoring
  • Each card features a case and therapeutic question
  • Key facts are included for the drug or drug class that correctly answers the question
  • Case Notes explain the answer and include clinical pearls about use of the drug, management of the disease, and dosing

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Social Work Practice and Psychopharmacology

Univ. of Central Florida, Orlando. Supplies social workers with a basic understanding and working knowledge of psychotropic drugs, including medication use and misuse. Teaches how to tailor treatment for clients taking certain medications, and how to identify side effects and adverse reactions to psychotropics.
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Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice, Third Edition (Chisholm-Burns, Pharmacotherapy) 3rd Edition

Learn the essential principles of pharmacotherapy and how they apply to today’s healthcare

Pharmacotherapy Principles & Practice, Third Edition uses a solid evidence-based approach to teach you how to design, implement, monitor, and evaluate medication therapy. This trusted text provides everything you need to gain an in-depth understanding of the principles essential to the optimal pharmacotherapy of disease. In order to be as clinically relevant as possible, the disease states and treatments discussed focus on disorders most often seen in clinical practice. Chapters were written or reviewed by pharmacists, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians who are authorities in their fields.

The book opens with an introductory chapter followed by chapters on pediatrics, geriatrics, and palliative care. The remainder of the text consists of ninety-eight disease-based chapters that review etiology, epidemiology, pathophysiology, and clinical presentation, followed by therapeutic recommendations for drug selection, dosing, and patient monitoring.

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Vascular Pharmacology: Smooth Muscle (ISSN Book 78) 1st Edition

Vascular Pharmacology: Smooth Muscle provides up-to-date information on the structure, function, signaling, and development of vascular smooth muscle. Contributors include prominent scientists and highly-recognized experts with major accomplishments in the field of vascular smooth muscle research.

Presents a must read reference on vascular smooth muscle physiology and pharmacology
Contains up-to-date information on the structure, function, signaling, and development of vascular smooth muscle
Includes contributors from prominent scientists and highly-recognized experts with major accomplishments in the field of vascular smooth muscle research

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Pharmacology for Dentistry

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