3 edition of Drug therapy factors & adverse effects found in the catalog.
Drug therapy factors & adverse effects
Kathleen Ugest Langstrom
Bibliography: p. 5-7.
|Other titles||Drug therapy factors and adverse effects.|
|Statement||Kathleen U. Langstrom.|
|LC Classifications||Z6665.S56 L36 1987, RM302.5 L36 1987|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||173 p. ;|
|Number of Pages||173|
|ISBN 10||088164708X, 0881647098|
|LC Control Number||87033361|
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Monoclonal antibodies are biological drugs used to treat cancers, certain types of arthritis, lupus, MS, and IBD. Side effects are itching, rash, chills, cough and constipation, and may include hepatitis, cancer and congestive heart failure. Topics in Pharmacy, Volume 1: Formulation Factors in Adverse Reactions focuses on the important aspect of drug therapy-the nature of the dosage form or its ingredients that adversely influence therapeutic outcome. This book discusses the adverse r.
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This book discusses the adverse reactions to formulation excipients, immunological basis of allergic reactions to drugs, and adverse reactions to parenteral medication. The influence of the shape and size of solid medicines on esophageal transit, and effects of the physical characteristics of formulations on adverse reactions are also deliberated.
Little is known about the effectiveness or optimal design of medication therapy management (MTM) programs as mechanisms for improving patient safety, motivating this multicenter trial sponsored by the Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality.
Six hundred subjects at high risk of adverse drug events (ADEs) will be enrolled across three study sites. The study is designed as a randomized Cited by: 6. Adverse drug reactions can be considered a form of toxicity; however, toxicity is most commonly applied to effects of overingestion (accidental or intentional) or to elevated blood levels or enhanced drug effects that occur during appropriate use (eg, when drug metabolism is temporarily inhibited by a disorder or another drug).
For information on toxicity of specific drugs see the table. Drug toxicity describes adverse effects of a drug that occur because the dose or plasma concentration has risen above the therapeutic range, either unintentionally or intentionally (drug overdose).
Drug abuse is the misuse of recreational or therapeutic drugs that may lead to addiction or dependence, serious physiological injury (such as damage. When choosing to initiate therapy and selecting dose intensity, consider the following: Age, baseline LDL cholesterol (LDL-C), year atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease (ASCVD) risk, risk-enhancing factors, potential adverse effects, and drug interactions/ If newer data is documented, strongly incriminating multiple drug-induced adverse events that are: (1) either fatal, life-threatening, or permanently disabling, and (2) cannot be prevented or reduced in frequency by more careful patient selection, careful monitoring, or avoiding certain concomitant therapy, the FDA may remove a drug from the.
An underappreciated problem in child health is the risk for adverse drug reactions (ADRs). While there is an impression that children are at a lower risk than adults for ADRs, in fact a number of factors germane to pediatric therapy place certain groups of children at a.
Understanding the unique genetic makeup of an individual patient can ideally allow custom tailoring of the dose of a drug to promote therapeutic effect and prevent adverse effects.
Pharmacogenetics is a new fi eld, and knowledge about genetic variations affecting drug therapy is still somewhat limited, although it is rapidly : Diane S. Aschenbrenner. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
The number and severity of adverse drug reactions increase disproportionately as the number of drugs taken increases. The use of alcohol, which is technically a drug, also increases the risk.
Asking a doctor or pharmacist to periodically review all the drugs a person is taking and to make appropriate adjustments can reduce the risk of an. A drug-drug interaction may increase or decrease the effects of one or both drugs.
Clinically significant interactions are often predictable and usually undesired (see Some Drugs With Potentially Serious Drug-Drug Interactions).Adverse effects or therapeutic failure may result. The book comprehensively reviews the apparent adverse effects on lactation of the major classes of drugs and their potential side effects.
The book covers infant exposure to drugs, risk-benefit analysis, medication effects on milk production, and a commentary on drug classes. ^ L Drug Therapy and Breast Feeding: From Theory to Clinical Practice Cited by: adverse drug reaction, iatrogenic disease, factors, ambulatory care, primary healthcare, side effects, and treatment hazards.
Search is done regardless of the date of publications. An adverse drug reaction (ADR) is an injury caused by taking medication. ADRs may occur following a single dose or prolonged administration of a drug or result from the combination of two or more drugs.
The meaning of this term differs from the term "side effect" because side effects can be beneficial as well as study of ADRs is the concern of the field known as pharmacovigilance.
Each drugs topic provides information in a clearly laid out and standardised form, and includes a graphical representation of the pharmacological actions of the drug, and its potential uses, practical advice on a drug's major indications, a list of common and serious adverse effects, major drug-drug interactions, practical advice on monitoring Cited by: 6.
6 percent of all hospital admissions are because of adverse drug reactions, and 6 to 15 percent of hospitalized patients ( million persons in the United States in ) experi-Cited by: Safe drug administration requires a thorough understanding of therapeutic drug actions and adverse drug reactions.
In some clinical settings, nurses are allowed to modify drug regimens. Application of the nursing process to the pharmacologic aspects of patient care is especially important because long-term use of drug therapy is frequently.
Background In a prospective study of nursing home residents, we found adverse drug events (ADEs) to be common, serious, and often preventable. To direct prevention efforts at high-risk residents, information is needed on resident-level risk factors.
Methods Case-control study nested within a prospective study of ADEs among residents in 18 nursing by: Cultural, Environmental, and Genetic Influences on Drug Therapy and J.
Haldane. 1–3. This spirit of investigation contin-ued through the 20th century and is ongoing today. For example, in the s Kalow identified that some patients undergoing electroconvulsive therapy experienced a longerFile Size: 1MB.
Which strategy should the nurse prioritize in order to minimize the potential of adverse drug effects during the client's stay in the hospital. a) Administer the client's drugs in doses that are smaller and more frequent than ordered. b) Monitor the client vigilantly for signs and.
All prescription drugs, and many OTC products, must be labeled with a toll-free number the agency has for letting it know about side effects with drugs, called "adverse events.".Adverse reactions to biologics.
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Dr. Steven E. Wolverton and a team of leading international experts explain what drugs to use, when to use them and what to watch out for. Handheld software - included with the book - provides full-text explanations as well as at-a-glance summaries of key.