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Symptoms in the Pharmacy: A Guide to the Management of Common Illness 6ed

Paperback, 10/10/2008, £39.99
* Provides helpful guidance to pharmacists who need to respond to symptoms and recommend over-the-counter medicines. * Systematically deals with common complaints, detailing what the pharmacist needs to know in order to assess a condition, when to refer the patient, and which management options are available.

Dosage Calculations DeMystified

Paperback, 01/01/2009, £18.99
Learn how to perform hundreds of complex dosage calculations and interpret sample drug orders

Understanding Pharmacology:Essentials for Medication Safety Study Guide

Paperback, 05/11/2010, £19.99
A study guide that offers content review and various activities to help you master the pharmacology concepts and practice dosage calculation.

Introduction To Pharmacology 11ed

Paperback, 06/10/2008, £31.99
Describes the mathematics of drug dosage and principles of pharmacology. This book offers information on each drug, such as generic and trade names, indications, common adverse effects, and typical adult and pediatric dosages.

How Drugs Work: Basic Pharmacology for Health Professionals 4ed

Paperback, 07/09/2015, £35.99
A concise textbook providing a clear description of drug absorption, distribution, action, metabolism and adverse effects, this title provides the information needed in a straightforward way to ensure informed, safe and cost-effective prescribing.

Master Medicine: Medicine: A Core Text with Self-Assessment

Paperback, 10/01/2002, £20.99
Covering general (internal) medicine, this title intends to promote self-directed learning with motivation coming from self-identification of strengths and weaknesses leading to an assessment of needs.

Pharmaceutical Practice

Paperback, 22/08/2003, £51.99
Completely rewritten, this textbook on pharmaceutical practice describes the role of the pharmacist in providing care to the patient and covers all aspects of dispensing medicines and drugs.

Churchill's Pocketbook of Anaesthesia 2ed

Paperback, 30/11/2006, £24.99
A handbook of clinical pharmacy that covers the role of the pharmacist in hospital and community and key areas of practice such as OTC (over-the-counter) prescribing and therapeutic drug level monitoring. This book also addresses the role of the pharmacist in the community, issues surrounding compliance, and management and communication skills.

Pharmacology Flash Cards

Paperback, 01/06/2009, £24.99
A fun, portable way to review pharmacology

Nursing Prescribing: Politics to Practice

7, 25/10/1999, £26.99
An evaluation of the experiences of nurse prescribing in practice, and the lessons, learned from the pilot sites. Starting with a history of the initiative, it moves through the key issues that govern its progress.

Community Pharmacy: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment 2ed

Paperback, 08/12/2008, £43.99
A guide to the differential diagnosis of symptoms commonly seen by community pharmacists. Organised by body system, it includes chapters that begin with a system overview and a brief guide to history-taking.

Aulton's Pharmaceutics: Design and Manufacture of Medicines Text and ebook 3ed

10/09/2009, £56.69
Pharmaceutics is one of the most diverse subject areas in pharmaceutical science. In brief, it is concerned with the scientific and technological aspects of the design and manufacture of dosage forms for medicines. This book provides pharmacy and pharmaceutical science students with the information on the various aspects of pharmaceutics.

Community Pharmacy: Symptoms, Diagnosis and Treatment eBook Pack 2ed

15/09/2009, £45.14
An illustrated guide to the differential diagnosis of symptoms commonly seen by community pharmacists. It examines the symptoms or conditions according to background; prevalence; and, aetiology, arriving at a differential diagnosis, questions to ask the patient, and conditions to eliminate.

Pharmaceutical Care Made Easy

Paperback, 04/08/2006, £24.99
Serves as a guide to the role of the clinical pharmacist, including basic skills and the choice and management of treatment in specific therapeutic problems. This title covers the basics of pharmaceutical care, and outlines the tools and techniques required to make the maximum contribution to patient care. Each chapter ends with 10-20 MCQs.

Nurse's Guide to Mental Health Medicines

Paperback, 04/04/2018, £23.99
This book is an easy-to-read guide to the most common medications for mental health issues, specifically written for nursing students and new nurses.

Final Hurdle, The: Single Best Answers In Clinical Pharmacology And Therapeutics

Hardback, 20/01/2002, £53.00
A learning tool to aid preparation for undergraduate pharmacology examinations. It focuses on reinforcing core concepts, improving technique and developing confidence in answering the style of questions used in the examination.

Focus on Nursing Pharmacology 8ed

Paperback, 01/10/2019, £89.00
Focus on Nursing Pharmacology , 8th Edition is what you need when don't want to remediate material you've already learned in basic science classes. This book reviews and integrates previously learned knowledge into chapters focused on helping students conceptualize what is important to know about each group of drugs.

Nurse's Survival Guide to Drugs in Practice 2ed

Paperback, 30/07/2020, £24.99

Nursing Essentials: Drugs

19/02/2019, £11.99

Clinical Pocket Reference Practical Medicines Management 2ed

29/02/2020, £14.99
All UK nurses are required to be proficient in medicines management before registration. This evidence-based resource provides quick access to the knowledge needed to make clinical decisions and to safely deliver medication in partnership with patients. It is compiled to be shared with patients when explaining the nature of medications.

Pharmacology and the Nursing Process

Paperback, 28/01/2019, £96.99

Successful Learning in Pharmacy: Developing study and communication skills

Paperback, 16/03/2017, £32.99
Filled with practical help and guidance from a team of experienced pharmacists, Successful Learning in Pharmacy is an easy-to-read guide to all the skills you need to be an effective pharmacy student, setting you up for success in your future career.

Maths Skills for Pharmacy: Unlocking pharmaceutical calculations

Paperback, 19/02/2015, £32.99
Written by leading academics with a wealth of experience in pharmacy education, Maths Skills for Pharmacy combines a unique integrated approach to pharmaceutical and scientific calculations, with innovative learning features designed to encourage self-directed learning.

Drug Calculations for Nurses: A Step-by-Step Approach 5ed

Paperback, 29/07/2021, £18.99
This new edition of Drug Calculations for Nurses teaches healthcare professionals how to perform drug calculations with confidence and competence. It provides step-by-step guidance to carry out accurate drug calculations, with units and drug strengths clearly explained.

Pharmaceutical Chemistry (Integrated Foundations Of Pharmacy) 2ed

Paperback, 01/03/2021, £37.99
Pharmaceutical Chemistry provides a wide-ranging overview of organic chemistry as applied to the study and practice of pharmacy. Drugs are simply chemicals, so to fully understand their manufacture, formulation, and the way they work in our bodies, a knowledge of organic compounds and their reactions is essential.

BRS Pharmacology 7ed

Paperback, 20/08/2019, £44.99

Drugs without the hot air: Making Sense of Legal and Illegal Drugs

Paperback, 01/09/2021, £12.99
The science behind legal and illegal drugs - how they work, why people take them and what effect they have on us.

Understanding Medicines Management for Nursing Students

Paperback, 29/03/2022, £19.99
Mapped to the 2018 NMC Standards, this book covers the key components of medicines management and optimisation that pre-reg nurses need to know, using a scenario-based approach to illustrate how each topic - from injections to ethics - relates to nursing practice.

Drugs Don't Work: A Global Threat

Paperback, 19/09/2013, £4.99
Antibiotics add, on average, twenty years to our lives. For over seventy years, since the manufacture of penicillin in 1943, we have survived extraordinary operations and life-threatening infections. We are so familiar with these wonder drugs that we take them for granted. This book deals with this topic.

Nurses! Test Yourself in Non-Medical Prescribing

Paperback, 01/04/2013, £18.99
Suitable for nurses studying a prescribing qualification and preparing for exams, this book offers over 450 questions including full answers and explanations. It includes: true or false questions; multiple choice questions; fill in the blanks questions; and full glossary of terms.

Fundamentals of Psychopharmacology 3ed

Paperback, 19/09/2003, £62.00
This Third Edition provides up-to-date coverage of psychopharmacology, including research demonstrating an increase in the number of disorders responsive to drug treatment. The scope of this book includes the use of drugs and other chemical agents as tools to investigate how the brain functions.

Medication Safety

Paperback, 01/10/2009, £43.99
Medication Safety focuses on promoting safety in the various stages of the medication process.

Medicines Management in Adult Nursing

Paperback, 02/08/2010, £31.99
This book helps adult nursing students to understand and apply the principles of medicines management to provide safe care to their patients.

Patient-centred Prescribing

Paperback, 15/07/2007, £34.99
Half of all prescribed medicines are used in a sub-optimal manner and clinicians struggle to find ways of improving the situation. This book offers real life case studies to demonstrate the way the patient-centered model, combined with other behavioural models, can result in a logical approach to prescribing for difficult clients.

Oxford Handbook Of Prescribing For Nurses and Allied Health Professionals 2ed

Paperback, 12/05/2011, £28.99
This new edition is fully revised to provide concise, practical, and expert advice for the non-medical prescriber. Intended for all levels, it covers basic pharmacology, legal parameters, safe and effective prescribing and common conditions. Written by experienced nurse prescribers, it contains a wealth of guidance and information.

Clinical Pharmacy And Therapeutics 5ed

Paperback, 05/09/2011, £51.99
Draws on the skills of pharmacists and clinicians to present optimal drug regimens. This title integrates an understanding of the disease processes with an appreciation of pathophysiological processes, clinical pharmacy and the evidence base. It places emphasis on understanding both the prescribing process and the clinical pharmacy process.

Practical Prescribing For Medical Students

Paperback, 12/11/2013, £23.99
This book helps medical students learn the essentials of safe prescribing practice, and prepare for their prescribing exams.

Further Essentials of Pharmacology for Nurses

Paperback, 01/04/2012, £32.99
Suitable for pre-registration nursing students looking for an accessible guide to drug groups that goes beyond the essentials, this title is simple and accessible and examines the next logical set of drug groups that nurses need to know.

Science in Nursing & Health care 2ed

Paperback, 29/03/2007, £44.99
Shows you how science concepts relate to nursing and health care. This book includes coverage of Microbiology and Anatomy and Physiology; and, application to nursing and health. It includes practice points which relate the concepts to clinical practice. It also includes self test questions that test your learning.