PHARMACOLOGY CASE STUDY WORKBOOK

Author: Kathy Putman, RN, MSN
Affiliation: Saginaw Valley State University
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Publication Date: 2011
ISBN 10: 0763776130
ISBN 13: 9780763776138
Edition: 1st

Description:

Written by a distinguished nursing professional with over 25 years of experience, Pharmacology Case Studies provides nursing students with an opportunity to apply pharmacology concepts to real-world situations. The text features 50 case studies based on real-life clinical situations that challenge students to think critically and develop effective problem-solving skills. Case studies present patients' medication history, enabling students to learn about the disease process from the point of medication use an approach used in actual clinical practice. Other features include a review of key terms, home and intensive care scenarios, and a list of variables that must be considered in order to conduct an appropriate case analysis. Also present are a series of questions that will help guide students in developing effective ways to handle the scenario. Perfect for individual or group use, Pharmacology Case Studies is a valuable tool to help prepare nursing students for clinical practice!

Table of Contents

Front Matter

  • ABOUT
  • Preface
  • Abbreviations

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 1

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 2

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 3

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 4

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 5

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 6

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 7

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Patient Request
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 8

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 9

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 10

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Follow-up
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician ICU Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 11

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Past Medical History
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 12

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Past Medical History
  • Home Medications
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Follow-up
  • Vocabulary
  • Neurological Intensive Care Assessment
  • Physician Orders
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 13

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems I
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Critical Care Physician Orders
  • Body Systems II
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 14

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Past Medical History
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Medical Floor Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 15

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications Before Hospital Admission
  • Home Medications After Hospital Discharge
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 16

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Discharge Medications
  • Follow-up
  • Physician Orders
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 17

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 18

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Body Systems
  • Synopsis 19

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Emergency Department Assessment
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 20

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Physician Orders I
  • Follow-up I
  • Physician Orders II
  • Assessment Findings
  • Follow-up II
  • Present Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 21

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Physician Orders I
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders II
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders III
  • Synopsis 22

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Body Systems
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders I
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders II
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 23

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Physician Orders I
  • Nursing Process
  • Follow-up
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders II
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 24

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 25

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 26

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Physician Orders
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 27

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Mechanism of Action
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 28

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 29

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 30

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 31

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 32

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 33

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 34

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 35

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Physician Orders
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 36

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 37

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 38

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 39

Case Study Inquiry

  • Patient #1
  • Patient #2
  • Patient #3
  • Synopsis 40

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders
  • Nursing Process
  • Medical History
  • Synopsis 41

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Physical Assessment Findings
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Body Systems
  • Emergency Department Lab and Assessment Findings
  • Physician Orders
  • Follow-up
  • Synopsis 42

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Physician Orders I
  • Nursing Process
  • Physician Orders II
  • Synopsis 43

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Physician Orders I
  • Physician Orders II
  • Synopsis 44

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Recent History
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Nursing Process
  • Synopsis 45

Case Study Inquiry

  • Vocabulary
  • Home Medications
  • Body Systems
  • Synopsis 46

Case Study Inquiry

  • Patient #1
  • Patient #2
  • Synopsis 47

Case Study Inquiry

  • Case Presentation
  • Home Medications
  • Allergies
  • Physician Orders
  • Synopsis 48

Case Study Inquiry

  • Case Presentation
  • Medications
  • Synopsis 49

Case Study Inquiry

  • Case Presentation
  • Home Medications
  • Synopsis 50