Specialize:Pharmacology Resources forNurses and Students
Pharmacology Made EasierPharmacology – the science of how chemicals interact with biological  processes – either frustrate...
Clinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly EasyClinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy is for the first year nursing  studen...
Focus on Nursing PharmacologyIn Focus on Nursing Pharmacology, author Amy Karch builds a foundation of   understanding by ...
Journal of Infusion NursingThe only journal focused on infusion therapy, the Journal of Infusion  Nursing publishes origin...
About Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisher of trusted co...
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Pharmacology Resources for Nurses and Nursing Students

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If you're a nurse or nursing student, Pharmacology, the science of how chemicals interact with biological processes, is either your favorite subject, or a thorn in your side. But take heart, LWW has resources to make your life easier.

In this presentation, we look at the pharmacology texts and journals aimed at demystifying pharmacology for both practicing nurses and nursing students.

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Pharmacology Resources for Nurses and Nursing Students

  1. 1. Specialize:Pharmacology Resources forNurses and Students
  2. 2. Pharmacology Made EasierPharmacology – the science of how chemicals interact with biological processes – either frustrates or completely absorbs nurses and nursing students.Whether you love the study of pharmacology, or are simply hoping to pass your classes, LWW has resources to make your life easier.In this presentation, we’ll discuss LWW’s pharmacology texts and journals aimed at demystifying pharmacology for nursing students, and making the lives of working nurses easier. 2
  3. 3. Clinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly EasyClinical Pharmacology Made Incredibly Easy is for the first year nursing student just dipping their toe in the subject of pharmacology. It offers clear explanations of how drugs act in the body, and how they interact in the treatment of disease in the affable style of the award-winning Incredibly Easy series of books.Topics covered include: — Drugs by pharmacologic class — Drugs for specific conditions, including pain, infection, and cancer — Potential drug interactions — Drug origins and development 3
  4. 4. Focus on Nursing PharmacologyIn Focus on Nursing Pharmacology, author Amy Karch builds a foundation of understanding by focusing on core concepts before expanding upon them. The heavily illustrated text includes the popular "Focus on" theme and provides information about drug administration across the lifespan.Topics covered include: — Evidence-based practice — Patient teaching — Herbal and alternative therapies — Dosage calculation — Cultural and gender considerations 4
  5. 5. Journal of Infusion NursingThe only journal focused on infusion therapy, the Journal of Infusion Nursing publishes original articles on the latest practices in infusion therapy. This bimonthly journal offers practical solutions, updates on protocols, and problem-solving in the areas of medical-surgical nursing, critical care, oncology nursing and homecare.Ideal for all nurses and offices involved in infusion therapy, the Journal of Nursing Infusion offers the latest thought leadership in infusion therapy in the form of peer-reviewed articles, international papers, and abstract summaries. 5
  6. 6. About Lippincott Williams & Wilkins Lippincott Williams & Wilkins (LWW) is a leading international publisher of trusted content delivered in innovative ways to practitioners, professionals and students to learn new skills, stay current on their practice, and make important decisions to improve patient care and clinical outcomes. LWW is part of Wolters Kluwer Health, a leading global provider of information, business intelligence and point-of-care solutions for the healthcare industry. Wolters Kluwer Health is part of Wolters Kluwer, a market-leading global information services company with 2011 annual revenues of €3.4 billion ($4.7 billion).Source: Trebuchet 10pt regular, left-aligned with slide title 6

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