Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach, Eleventh Edition 11th Edition


Presented in full color, Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach, 11th Edition helps you deliver the highest-quality patient care through evidence-based medication therapy derived from sound pharmacotherapeutic principles. It takes you beyond drug indications and dosages, showing how to properly select, administer, and monitor drugs―everything you need to provide safe, effective drug therapy across all therapeutic categories. With all-new monitoring tables and authoritative content from 300 expert contributors, this new edition has been fully updated to reflect the latest evidence-based information and recommendations. You’ll find 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.

The most trusted guide of its kind for decades, Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach is the go-to text for students and practitioners seeking clear, objective coverage of core pathophysiologic and therapeutic elements.

From the Publisher:

Joseph DiPiro, PharmD, FCCP (Richmond, VA) is professor and Archie O. McCalley Dean of the Virginia Commonwealth University School of Pharmacy.Stuart T. Haines, PharmD, FCCP, FASHP, FAPhA (Jackson, Mississippi) is the Director of the Division of Pharmacy Professional Development and Professor of Pharmacy Practice at the University of Mississippi.

Thomas D. Nolin, PharmD, PhD (Pittsburgh, PA) is Associate Professor of Medicine at the University of Pittsburgh.

Vicki Ringold, PharmD (Ann Arbor, MI) is Associate Dean for Research and Professor of Pharmacy at the University of Michigan.

L. Michael Posey, PharmD is PENS Pharmacy Editorial and News Services, Arlington VA.

About the Author:

McGraw-Hill authors represent the leading experts in their fields and are dedicated to improving the lives, careers, and interests of readers worldwide

L. Michael Posey, RPh, is president of Pharmacy Editorial & News Services (PENS) in Athens, Georgia, and an editor for the APhA periodicals Journal of the American Pharmacists Association, Pharmacy Today, and APhA DrugInfoLine. He also assists with drug information content for APhA’s cutting-edge Web site, During a career spanning two decades as a pharmacy communicator, Posey has served as editor of The Consultant Pharmacist and the American Journal of Hospital Pharmacy, and is an editor of the textbook Pharmacotherapy: A Pathophysiologic Approach.

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