Textbook of Pharmacology, Pathology and Genetics for Nurses (2 Volumes)

by Suresh K Sharma

The ‘Textbook of Pharmacology, Pathology and Genetics for Nurses’ divided into two volumes, which are named as pharmacology, and pathology and genetics. This book will fill the gap in the literature on pedagogy that is tailored to particular needs of undergraduate nursing students of India. This book is a modest attempt to present the content related to subjects of pharmacology, pathology and genetics in a lucid and comprehensive manner. Today nurses are not merely restricted to providing bedside care to sick and injured hospitalized patients but they have more challenging expansions and extensions of their role in healthcare delivery system. Nurses are actively involved in the treatment, and care of sick and injured people either as acute care nurse practitioners or as family health nurse practitioners. It is crucial for nurses to acquire knowledge of pharmacokinetics, pharmacodynamics, drug doses, routes, adverse effects and nurse’s role in administration of common drugs. In addition, also to understand disease etiology, genetic basis of disorders, pathogenesis, morphological and histopathological changes, clinical presentation, diagnostic methodologies and their interpretation in various diseases. This book will be ready reference for the nursing faculty and students in the subject of pharmacology, pathology and genetics since it is based on syllabus prescribed by Indian Nursing Council, AIIMS, PGIMER, JIPMER, RAKCON (DU) and other national and international universities.

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Book Detail

Author Author's Affiliation
1. Sharma Suresh K Dayanand Medical College and Hospital, Ludhiana, Punjab, India
College of Nursing, All India Institute of Medical Sciences (AIIMS), Rishikesh, Uttarakhand, India
ISBN 9789351526735
Speciality Genetics, Pathology, Pharmacology
DOI 10.5005/jp/books/12648
Edition 1/e
Publishing Year 2016
Pages 1162
Book Type Textbook


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