Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 9780323293549
Release 2014-06-25
Pages 1480
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A favorite among nursing students, Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 8th Edition, features a uniquely engaging writing style, clear explanations, and unmatched clinical precision and currency to help you gain a solid understanding of key drugs and their implications -- as opposed to just memorization of certain facts. Compelling features such as a drug prototype approach, use of large and small print to distinguish need-to-know versus nice-to-know content, and a focus on major nursing implications save you study time by directing your attention on the most important, need-to-know information. The new edition also features an abundance of content updates to keep you ahead of the curve in school and in professional practice. UNIQUE! Engaging writing style with clear explanations makes content easy to grasp and even enjoyable to learn. A drug prototype approach uses one drug within each drug family to characterize all members of its group to help you learn about related drugs currently on the market and drugs that will be released once you begin practice. UNIQUE! Special Interest Topic boxes address timely issues in pharmacology and connect pharmacology content with current trends. Large print/small print design distinguishes essential "need-to-know" information from "nice-to-know" information. Limited discussion of adverse effects and drug interactions keeps your limited study time focused on only the most clinically important information. Reliance on up-to-date evidence-based clinical guidelines ensures that therapeutic uses are clinically relevant. Integrated and summarized nursing content demonstrates the vital interplay between drug therapy and nursing care. Coverage of dietary supplements and herbal interactions equips you to alert patients and caregivers to the potential dangers of certain dietary supplements, including interactions with prescribed and over-the-counter drugs and herbal therapies. Additional learning features provide a touchstone for study and review as you complete reading assignments and build a foundation of pharmacologic knowledge. Updated drug content and related nursing content reflect the very latest FDA drug approvals, withdrawals, and evidence-based therapeutic uses. Expanded and updated content on medication safety prepares you to pass the NCLEX Examination and practice safe medication administration in the clinical setting. Expanded coverage of pharmacogenomics introduces you to the many different genetic factors that influence drug therapy. New information on electronic prescribing primes you for nursing practice in the 21st century, as electronic prescribing systems become more common in the clinical setting. Updated coverage of evidence-based clinical treatment guidelines, particularly those for cholesterol and diabetes management, promotes evidence-based practice in nursing pharmacology. New chapter (Chapter 39) on nicotine and tobacco abuse highlights our growing understanding of the unique addictive properties of nicotine and the nursing considerations for helping patients improve their health through smoking cessation. Canadian drug names are now included and highlighted with a maple leaf icon to familiarize U.S readers with other trade names they may see and to make the book more useful for Canadian students. I. INTRODUCTION 1. Orientation to Pharmacology 2. Application of Pharmacology in Nursing Practice 3. Drug Regulation, Development, Names, and Information II. BASIC PRINCIPLES OF PHARMACOLOGY 4. Pharmacokinetics 5. Pharmacodynamics 6. Drug Interactions



Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Jacqueline Burchum
ISBN-10 0323321909
Release 2015-01-29
Pages 1424
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Preceded by Pharmacology for nursing care / Richard A. Lehne; in consultation with Linda A. Moore, Leanna J. Crosby, Diane B. Hamilton. 8th ed. c2013.



Study Guide for Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Study Guide for Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Jennifer J. Yeager
ISBN-10 9780323370004
Release 2015-02-10
Pages 320
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Complex pharmacologic information is simple to learn with this complete study resource! Designed to accompany Lehne’s Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 9th Edition, this robust workbook features critical thinking study questions, case studies, and patient teaching scenarios that help you connect pharmacology concepts with their impact on patient care. Plus, an emphasis on priority nursing care with NCLEX examination-style review questions prepares you for success on the exam. NCLEX Examination-style questions are included in each chapter. NEW! NCLEX-style alternate format questions including prioritization questions, bolster your readiness for the NCLEX Exam while supporting review of core pharmacology content NEW! Increased emphasis on patient safety features questions on safe patient care that challenge you to select appropriate actions to prevent or remediate medication errors. NEW! Detailed rationales for all prioritization questions are included in the answer key and encompass explanations for both correct and incorrect responses.



Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Linda Alford Moore
ISBN-10 0721670695
Release 1998
Pages 208
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Covering the essential concepts in pharmacology for nursing care, this edition features questions, exercises and case studies to help students develop skills and apply the material they've learned to hypothetical situations. The software accompanying the book provides a database of the 200 most currently used drugs, from which students can customize drug cards.



Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author CTI Reviews
ISBN-10 9781497071582
Release 2016-10-16
Pages 489
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Facts101 is your complete guide to Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care. In this book, you will learn topics such as as those in your book plus much more. With key features such as key terms, people and places, Facts101 gives you all the information you need to prepare for your next exam. Our practice tests are specific to the textbook and we have designed tools to make the most of your limited study time.



Lehne s Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice Providers

Lehne s Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice Providers Author Laura Rosenthal
ISBN-10 9780323447799
Release 2017-02-17
Pages 1104
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Get all of the pharmacotherapeutics principles and content you need to become a safe and effective prescriber with Lehne's Pharmacotherapeutics for Nurse Practitioners and Physician Assistants. This new text is built on the same solid foundation of clearly explained, up-to-date, and clinically current content as the undergraduate-level Lehne textbook, yet carefully focuses on the specific principles and drug content needed by primary and acute care nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and clinical nurse specialists. Three introductory chapters provide foundational content in the areas of prescriptive authority, rational drug selection, prescription writing, and promoting positive outcomes of drug therapy. Core chapter content centers on the drugs that advanced practitioner prescribers will see most commonly in clinical practice. You’ll also notice a sharp focus on pharmacotherapeutic decision-making, including completely new full-color decision-making algorithms. Plus, this user-friendly text utilizes a number of prescriber-focused pedagogical aids - including new Black Box Warnings and Summaries of Major Prescribing Implications - to reinforce the most important information and help you make optimal pharmacotherapeutic decisions. Introductory chapters tailored to the specific needs of advanced practice prescribers cover topics such as prescriptive authority, rational drug selection and prescription writing, and promoting positive outcomes of drug therapy. Carefully focused pharmacotherapeutic content reflects the drugs most commonly seen and used by advanced practice prescribers, with emphasis not on the first drug discovered or developed in each class but on the agents most often used today. Primary care drugs are addressed first in each chapter as appropriate, followed by and acute care drugs. Full-color decision-making algorithms incorporate established national and international treatment guidelines as appropriate and serve as an excellent visual aid for learning how to make sound, safe pharmacotherapeutic decisions. UNIQUE! Prescriber-focused pedagogical aids further reinforce the most important information for advanced practice prescribers. Black Box Warnings alert you to special warnings and precautions related to particular drugs. Summary of Major Prescribing Implications features save time and help you better focus on the unique needs of prescribers. Integrated coverage of Canadian trade names appears throughout the text and is highlighted with a familiar maple-leaf icon. Integrated coverage of interprofessional collaboration addresses the growing global interest in interprofessional collaboration and incorporates opportunities for interprofessional collaborative practice throughout.



Study Guide for Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Study Guide for Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 1437735819
Release 2012
Pages 317
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Complex pharmacologic information is simple to learn with this complete study resource! Designed to accompany Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 9th Edition, this robust workbook features critical thinking study questions, case studies, and patient teaching scenarios that help you connect pharmacology concepts with their impact on patient care. Plus, an emphasis on priority nursing care with NCLEX examination-style review questions prepares you for success on the exam. NCLEX Examination-style questions are included in each chapter. NEW! NCLEX-style alternate format questions including prioritization questions, bolster your readiness for the NCLEX Exam while supporting review of core pharmacology content NEW! Increased emphasis on patient safety features questions on safe patient care that challenge you to select appropriate actions to prevent or remediate medication errors. NEW! Detailed rationales for all prioritization questions are included in the answer key and encompass explanations for both correct and incorrect responses.



Pharmacology for Nursing Care User Guide Access Code

Pharmacology for Nursing Care   User Guide   Access Code Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 1416037438
Release 2006-11-01
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This convenient, money-saving package is a must-have for nursing students! It includes Lehne: Pharmacology Online (Enhanced Version) for Pharmacology for Nursing Care (User Guide, Access Code), 6th edition & Lehne: Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 6th edition text. Pharmacology Online is a hybrid online course featuring both ready-to-use modules and a library of assets that instructors can use to create or customize a web-enhanced course, a "blended" course, or a fully online course. This Enhanced Version for Lehne: Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 6th Edition, is a major upgrade featuring 8 new Case Studies, 5 new Self-Study Modules, and an expanded library of freestanding "assets," including 25 new 3D animations. Ready-to-Use Modules include: Self-Study Modules that walk the student step-by-step through core pharmacologic principles, drug calculation review, and high-profile drug content areas Case Studies that promote "learning by doing" with true-to-life clinical scenarios and an Online Drug Handbook. Freestanding assets include: Interactive Learning Activities NEW! Flashcards NEW! Care Planning Activities NEW! Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination Discussion Threads WebLinks "Roadside Assistance" Video Clips Animations Audio Glossary Online Drug Handbook. The Lehne Image Collection, Test Bank, PowerPoint Collection, and Instructor's Manual are available for faculty. Eight ready-to-use Case Studies cover the following topics: Multiple Sclerosis, Pain, Antiseizure/Antiepileptic Medications, Gastroesophageal Reflux Disease, Anticoagulants, Medications for Advanced Cardiac Life Support, Oral Antidiabetic Medications, and Benign Prostatic Hyperplasia. Five new Self-Study Modules include: Drug Calculation Review Medication Misadventures Three Drug-Content Self-Study modules: Neuropharmacology Essentials of Antibacterial Therapy Medications for Diabetes Mellitus An expanded collection of 2,000 interactive Flashcards - an average of 2 sets per chapter. 20 Care Planning Activities, each with a brief case study and a care plan template for completion. 220 Interactive Learning Activities (two per chapter). Practice Quizzes for the NCLEX Examination consist of 10 to 15 interactive questions for each chapter. Discussion Threads are expanded to a total of 80 topics. 25 new 3D animations are provided, for a total of 47 animations. Updated Online Drug Handbook includes the latest FDA approvals and withdrawals.



Lehne s Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Lehne s Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Jacqueline Burchum
ISBN-10 0323355595
Release 2015-02-06
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Get hands-on practice applying your knowledge of nursing pharmacology with Pharmacology Online for Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 9th Edition. This interactive, visually engaging online course features self-study modules, interactive case studies, videos, animations, NCLEX® Examination-style quizzes, and interactive activities to help you master key principles in nursing pharmacology and perfect your critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills. 110 NCLEX Examination-style practice quizzes prepare users for the pharmacology questions that will be encountered on the NCLEX exam and provide rationales and textbook page references to streamline remediation. 21 self-study modules provide a thorough introduction to the basic principles of pharmacology, drug calculations, and several major drug content areas using an interactive combination of media: text, animations, illustrations, integrated active learning exercises, and dynamic hyperlinks. 28 interactive case studies with quizzes immerse users in true-to-life clinical scenarios and enable hands-on learning in the safety of a virtual setting, accompanied by rationales and remediation tools to help improve understanding of correct and incorrect choices. UNIQUE! Roadside Assistance video clips hosted by renowned pharmacologist and speaker Alan P. Agins, PhD, infuse difficult content with humor and relevance for easier understanding. 275 interactive learning activities test users' knowledge of critical drug content in a fun, game-like format. 20 care planning activities challenge users to apply what they've learned to the planning of patient care. 42 animations accompanied by voiceover narrations are integrated into the self-study modules to clarify concepts. Audio glossary helps users master definitions and pronunciations for more than 1,400 terms and drug names. Discussion questions facilitate virtual classroom conversations on current issues in pharmacology. NEW! Updated self-study modules, interactive case studies, and content coordinates with the 9th Edition of the Lehne text and includes the latest information on major new drugs, drug classes, therapeutic uses, and discontinued drugs. NEW! Section 508 compliance maximizes that accessibility and utility of the course for all potential users by incorporating narration and descriptive text for all visual content, including video, animations, and images. NEW! Updated online drug handbook provides hands-on practice in consulting an up-to-date drug reference for clinical decision-making.



Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 1455725463
Release 2012-04-24
Pages 4
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Learn interactively and practice applying your knowledge of nursing pharmacology with this hands-on, visually engaging online course! Using self-study modules, interactive case studies, videos, animations, case studies, NCLEX® Examination-style quizzes, and interactive activities, this unit-by-unit companion to Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 8th Edition helps you master key principles in nursing pharmacology and develop the critical thinking and clinical reasoning skills necessary for success in nursing practice. 21 self-study modules provide a thorough introduction to the basic principles of pharmacology, drug calculations, and several major drug content areas using an interactive combination of media: text, animations, illustrations, integrated active learning exercises, and dynamic hyperlinks. 27 interactive case studies immerse you in true-to-life clinical scenarios and enable hands-on learning in the safety of a virtual setting, accompanied by rationales and remediation tools to help you improve your understanding of correct and incorrect choices. Self-module quizzes and case study quizzes ensure that you have mastered the content related to each module and case before moving on. 275 interactive learning activities test your knowledge of critical drug content in a fun, game-like format. UNIQUE! Roadside Assistance video clips hosted by renowned pharmacologist and speaker Alan P. Agins, PhD, infuse difficult content with humor and relevance for easier understanding. NCLEX® examination-style quizzes for every chapter (110 total) prepare you for the pharmacology questions you will encounter on the NCLEX exam and provide rationales and textbook page references to streamline remediation. Discussion questions facilitate virtual classroom conversations on current issues in pharmacology. 42 animations accompanied by voiceover narrations are integrated into the self-study modules to clarify concepts. 20 care planning activities challenge you to apply what you've learned to the planning of patient care. An online drug handbook is accessible with the self-study modules and case studies. An audio glossary helps you master definitions and pronunciations for more than 1,400 terms and drug names. NEW! Self-study module on the pharmacotherapy of atherogenic dyslipidemia (with corresponding quiz) focuses on the role of lipid-lowering drugs in the prevention and treatment of atherosclerotic heart disease. NEW! Two new interactive case studies (with corresponding quizzes) cover anticoagulants and drugs for anemia. NEW! Enhanced discussion questions develop your 'clinical imagination' by having you apply content from textbook readings and from directed literature searches to address true-to-life clinical situations like those you will encounter in practice. NEW! Updated Online Drug Handbook provides hands-on practice in consulting an up-to-date drug reference for clinical decision-making. NEW! Updated content coordinates with the 8th Edition of the Lehne text and includes information on the major new drugs, drug classes, and therapeutic uses.



Pharmacology for Nursing Care Text and Study Guide Package

Pharmacology for Nursing Care   Text and Study Guide Package Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 1437735835
Release 2012-05
Pages 1467
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This money-saving package includes the 8th edition of Pharmacology for Nursing Care Textbook and Study Guide.



Study Guide for Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Study Guide for Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 9780323322591
Release 2015-02-06
Pages 320
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Complex pharmacologic information is simple to learn with this complete study resource! Designed to accompany Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 9th Edition, this robust workbook features critical thinking study questions, case studies, and patient teaching scenarios that help you connect pharmacology concepts with their impact on patient care. Plus, an emphasis on priority nursing care with NCLEX examination-style review questions prepares you for success on the exam. NCLEX Examination-style questions are included in each chapter. NEW! NCLEX-style alternate format questions including prioritization questions, bolster your readiness for the NCLEX Exam while supporting review of core pharmacology content NEW! Increased emphasis on patient safety features questions on safe patient care that challenge you to select appropriate actions to prevent or remediate medication errors. NEW! Detailed rationales for all prioritization questions are included in the answer key and encompass explanations for both correct and incorrect responses.



Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package

Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care   Text and Elsevier Adaptive Learning Package Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 0323288618
Release 2015-04-30
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Corresponding chapter-by-chapter to Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 9th Edition, Elsevier Adaptive Learning combines the power of brain science with sophisticated, patented Cerego algorithms to help you learn faster and remember longer. It's fun; it's engaging; and it's constantly tracking your performance and adapting to deliver content precisely when it's needed to ensure core information is transformed into lasting knowledge. An individual study schedule reduces cognitive workload and helps you become a more effective learner by automatically guiding the learning and review process. The mobile app offers a seamless learning experience between your smartphone and the web with your memory profile maintained and managed in the cloud. UNIQUE! Your memory strength is profiled at the course, chapter, and item level to identify personal learning and forgetting patterns. UNIQUE! Material is re-presented just before you would naturally forget it to counteract memory decay. A personalized learning pathway is established based on your learning profile, memory map, and time required to demonstrate information mastery. The comprehensive student dashboard allows you to view your personal learning progress.



Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Text and Elsevier Adaptive Quizzing Access Card Package

Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care   Text and Elsevier Adaptive Quizzing  Access Card  Package Author Jacqueline Burchum
ISBN-10 0323395937
Release 2015-07-15
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Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Pageburst E book on Vitalsource

Lehne s Pharmacology for Nursing Care Pageburst E book on Vitalsource Author Jacqueline Burchum
ISBN-10 032334027X
Release 2014-12-19
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This text emphasizes understanding over memorization to effectively present the "big picture? through the use of drug prototypes, large and small print, and special foundational chapters that cover principles related to each body system. At the end of each chapter, a summary of major nursing implications also helps you apply the material to real-world situations. The accompanying companion CD-ROM features audio and printable key points that you can download to a CD or MP3 player. The CD-ROM also features 700 NCLEX® examination-style multiple-choice review questions, animations depicting drug mechanisms and effects, flash cards, and numerous electronic calculators. UNIQUE! Summaries of Major Nursing Implications at the end of each chapter help you understand how to apply concepts to clinical practice in an easy-to-understand format. A prototype drug approach uses one drug within each drug family that characterizes all members of its group to give you the knowledge you need to learn not only about related drugs currently on the market, but also about those drugs that will be released once the student begins practice. Uses large print to identify essential "need-to-know? information and small print to identify "nice-to-know? information Concise drug summary tables present quick reference to detailed information on individual drugs, including class, generic and trade names, dosages, routes, and indications. End-of-chapter Key Points are summarized in a bulleted format to facilitate your review of the most important concepts in each chapter. Patient and family teaching content is highlighted to emphasize this key content and provide you with critical information to include in teaching patients about drugs and effects and stresses points for educating family members when they will be helping to care for the patient. Provides Anatomy and Physiology and Pathophysiology reviews at the beginning of chapters to help you understand the relationships pharmacology and the biologic systems that drugs influence. A comprehensive collection of appendixes includes a concise overview of Canadian drug information, gender-related drugs, drug administration techniques, normal laboratory values, and much more. Companion CD-ROM features 700 NCLEX examination-style multiple-choice review questions, animations depicting drug mechanisms and effects, flash cards, key points, and numerous electronic calculators. Includes numerous new drugs and formulations recently approved by the FDA to keep you current with today's drug therapy practice. Special Interest Topic boxes address late-breaking issues in pharmacology that have recently emerged in the media so you can learn the current events that may affect them in practice. Extensive revision to the Cancer Chemotherapy unit provides you with up-to-date information on new drug therapy in this complex and rapidly changing area of practice. Companion CD-ROM features audio and printable key points that you can download to a CD or MP3 player to listen to and review at their leisure. Additional full-color graphics illustrate how drugs work in the body and depict key pharmacologic principles.



Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care User Guide Access Code and Textbook Package

Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care  User Guide  Access Code and Textbook Package Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 1437706061
Release 2009-08-07
Pages 1362
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This convenient, money-saving package is a must-have for nursing students! It includes Lehne's Pharmacology for Nursing Care 7th edition text and Pharmacology Online for Pharmacology for Nursing Care 7th edition.



Pharmacology Online to Accompany Pharmacology for Nursing Care

Pharmacology Online to Accompany Pharmacology for Nursing Care Author Richard A. Lehne
ISBN-10 0721602509
Release 2004-11
Pages 16
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This rich library of online assets is an essential tool for building a fully online or web-enhanced nursing pharmacology course that corresponds to Lehne's best-selling Pharmacology for Nursing Care, 5th Edition. A wealth of interactive assets are provided for students, including Self-Study Modules covering the basic principles of pharmacology, branching Case Studies, interactive Learning Activities, Video Clips, an online Drug Handbook, Audio Clips, Discussion Threads, WebLinks, and an Image Collection. Instructor assets include a PowerPoint Collection, Test Bank, and WebLinks. Assets are presented in two views - a Unit View (corresponding to the units in the Lehne textbook) and an Asset View (assets are organized by asset type). Self-Study Modules on the basic principles of pharmacology serve as a convenient adjunct to textbook material or classroom presentation. Students can work through the 11 animation-enhanced modules as often as needed to ensure comprehension, then submit an NCLEX examination-style assessment to their instructor. Branching Case Studies immerse students in true-to-life clinical scenarios and ask them to make choices in patient care. The 18 cases unfold differently depending on the choices that the student makes, and remediation is provided for incorrect choices. At the end of the case, the student submits an NCLEX examination-style assessment to the instructor. An online Drug Handbook is available to help students work through issues of drug dosage and administration. Interactive Learning Activities include activity themes such as What Drug Am I? Two activities are provided for each Unit of the Lehne text, for a total of 40 activities. 10 Roadside Assistance video clips feature nationally known pharmacologist and speaker Alan P. Agins, PhD, presenting core pharmacology concepts with a uniquely memorable flair. Audio Clips are provided for approximately 450 key terms in pharmacology, including the generic names of the top 100 drugs. Discussion Threads (three per Lehne Unit, for a total of 60) are thought-provoking questions that faculty can post for student discussion. A 400-item Image Collection includes every image from Elsevier's top-selling nursing pharmacology textbooks, plus all of the images from the Self-Study Modules. A freestanding collection of 18 Animations includes every animation from the Self-Study Modules, for incorporation into faculty-created presentations. Includes WebLinks corresponding to every chapter in the Lehne textbook. This dynamic library of links is updated quarterly to ensure currency. The PowerPoint Collection includes some 600 text slides that can be used as is or customized by the instructor. The Test Bank includes 750 items in a format consistent with the NCLEX Examination, each coded with correct answer, nursing process step, NCLEX client needs category, and cognitive type. Files are delivered in ExamView, Blackboard Assessment Manager, and Word.