Part of the new Medical Assisting Made Incredibly Easy series, this text presents the core basic concepts of pharmacology in a light-hearted, humorous, readable, extremely practical style that makes teaching and learning fun. A host character guides students through pharmacology concepts needed to pass certification exams required by CAAHEP and ABHES. Boxes with eye-catching icons provide practical advice about workplace scenarios and other topics. More than 175 full-color illustrations enhance visual learning.
A Study Guide is available as an additional purchase. A free Instructor's Resource CD-ROM including PowerPoint slides, test bank and lecture notes is available from Lippincott Williams & Wilkins to instructors who adopt the text.
Chapter 1 Drug Fundamentals Chapter 2 Medical Math Chapter 3 The Role of the Medical Assistant Chapter 4 How Drugs Work Chapter 5 Commonly Prescribed Drugs Chapter 6 Supplements and Immunizations: Ways to Protect Our Health Chapter 7 Drugs of Abuse and Misuse Chapter 8 Drug Administration Appendix: Compilation of Correlation Tables Glossary