Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach – 9th edition

Book review: Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is written to help you advance the quality of patient care through evidence-based medication therapy derived from sound pharmacotherapeutic principles. The scope of this trusted classic goes beyond drug indications and dosages to include the initial selection, proper administration, and monitoring of drugs.

You will find everything you need to provide safe, effective drug therapy across the full range of therapeutic categories.

Key features:

  • Goes beyond drug indications and doses to include drug selection, administration, and monitoring
  • Enriched by more than 300 expert contributors
  • Includes valuable learning aids such Key Concepts at the beginning of each chapter, Clinical Presentation tables that summarize disease signs and symptoms, and Clinical Controversies boxes that examine the complicated issues faced by students and clinicians in providing drug therapy

New to this edition 9th edition:

  • A section on personalized pharmacotherapy appears in most sections
  • All diagnostic flow diagrams, treatment algorithms, dosing guideline recommendations, and monitoring approaches have been updated in full color to clearly distinguish treatment pathways
  • New drug monitoring tables have been added
  • Most of the disease-oriented chapters have incorporated evidence-based treatment guidelines that often include ratings of the level of evidence to support the key therapeutic approaches

Bibliographical data of Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach, 9th edition

Authors : Joseph DiPiro   Robert L. Talbert  Gary Yee    Barbara Wells   L. Michael Posey

Year : 2014

Title: Pharmacotherapy A Pathophysiologic Approach

Place Published: New York, USA

Publisher: McGraw-Hill Education

Number of Pages: 2848

Edition: 9th

ISBN: 9780071800532

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