Reinforce your understanding and review essential concepts and procedures in this chapter-by-chapter companion to Mosby's Textbook for Medication Assistants. A wide variety of exercises and activities help you evaluate your strengths and weaknesses and ensure success in medication administration.
Chapter-by-chapter lessons review textbook content to enhance your understanding.
Exercises in each chapter help you practice what you've learned.
Checklists for each procedure provide valuable self-evaluation.
1. The Medication Assistant 2. Delegation 3. Ethics and Laws 4. Assisting With the Nursing Process 5. Body Structure and Function 6. Basic Pharmacology 7. Life Span Considerations 8. Medication Orders and Prescriptions 9. Medication Safety 10. Oral, Sublingual, and Buccal Drugs 11. Topical Drugs 12. Eye, Ear, Nose, and Inhaled Drugs 13. Vaginal and Rectal Drugs 14. Drugs Affecting the Nervous System 15. Drugs Used for Mental Health Problems 16. Drugs Used for Seizure Disorders 17. Drugs Used to Manage Pain 18. Drugs Used to Lower Lipids 19. Drugs Used to Treat Hypertension 20. Drugs Used to Treat Dysrhythmias 21. Drugs Used to Treat Angina, Peripheral Vascular Disease, and Heart Failure 22. Drugs Used for Diuresis 23. Drugs Used to Treat Thrombo-Embolic Disorders 24. Drugs Used to Treat Respiratory Diseases 25. Drugs Used to Treat Gastro-Esophageal Reflux and Peptic Ulcer Disease 26. Drugs Used to Treat Nausea, Vomiting, Constipation, and Diarrhea 27. Drugs Used to Treat Diabetes and Thyroid Disease 28. Cortico-Steroids and Gonadal Hormones 29. Drugs Used for Men's and Women's Health 30. Drugs Used to Treat Urinary System Disorders 31. Drugs Used to Treat Eye Disorders 32. Drugs Used in the Treatment of Cancer 33. Drugs Affecting Muscles and Joints 34. Drugs Used to Treat Infections 35. Nutrition and Herbal and Dietary Supplement Therapy