Important Notice: The digital edition of this book is missing some of the images or content found in the physical edition. Pharmacology for Womenas Health includes discussion of basic pharmacodynamics and pharmacokinetic principles so that the health care professional understands when and how to prescribe; chapters describing the pharmacology of specific drug categories that are used for a wide variety of diseases and conditions; agents to promote health as well as pharmacotherapeutic agents for specific conditions and diseases; and a section on pharmacology directly related to womenas issues such as pregnancy, lactation and aging. Each chapter addresses drug therapy for the non-pregnant adult woman, the pregnant woman, the lactating woman, and the postmenopausal woman. Todayas common medication errors include drug/drug or drug/herb interactions and these are included throughout the book. Special chapters exist on cutting edge information such as genetics and pharmacology.Box 15-1 Regular Follow-up Visit for Diabetes and Hypertension SW is a 53-year -old White female presenting for routine ... She has been checking her glucose and blood pressure routinely and brings her log book with her to the visit.
|Title||:||Pharmacology for Women's Health|
|Author||:||Tekoa L. King, Mary C. Brucker|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2010-10-25|