Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Featured eBooks: Pharmacy

The Hands-on Guide to Clinical Pharmacology. Are you about to sit your pharmacology exams? Do you lack confidence in prescribing? Would it help to have a quick reference, pocket-sized reassurance on common drugs and the conditions that they are used in? The Hands-on Guide to Clinical Pharmacology is the perfect companion for students, doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other health care professionals who need help on the ward or are preparing for exams. It includes sections containing both treatment regimens of common conditions and detailed information on the relevant drugs that help you obtain a better understanding of therapeutic management.

Symptoms in the Pharmacy: A guide to the management of common illness. A practical and evidence-based guide for student, pre-registration and qualified pharmacists Symptoms in the Pharmacy is an indispensable guide to the management of common symptoms seen in the pharmacy. With advice from an author team that includes both pharmacists and GPs, the book covers ailments which will be encountered in the pharmacy on a daily basis.

Palliative Pharmacy Care. Pharmacists are practicing palliative care in a number of settings that include hospice, home care, outpatient treatment centers and hospitals. Palliative care is making inroads as a treatment model into other disease states not normally associated with a terminal diagnosis, such as chronic heart failure. Through the application of the principles of palliative care to these patients, therapy compliance and outcomes are improved.

Green and Sustainable Pharmacy. Within recent years pharmaceuticals have come into focus as contaminants of the environment. At the same time the issue of sustainable chemistry has gained momentum. Bringing both together results in sustainable pharmacy. This book addresses environmental, economical and social aspects of pharmacy.

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