Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice: A Practical ApproachWhich of the following patients would be at higher risk of experiencing adverse drug reactions ADRs : A. A year-old male B. A year-old female C. A 3-month-old female D. Infants and young children are at higher risk of ADRs due to: A. Immature renal function in school-age children B.
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Virginia Poole, Andrew M. Pharmacotherapeutics for Advanced Practice: A Practical Approach is grouped into 14 units and divided into 63 chapters. The first unit, Principles of Therapeutics, includes chapters on basic pharmacology and principles of pharmacotherapy in pediatrics, pregnancy, the elderly, pain control, antimicrobial therapy, as well as complementary and alternative medicines. Chapter 1 discusses of the role and process of the nurse practitioner in prescribing medications. This is followed by a general description of pharmacokinetics and dynamics. The chapters on pediatrics, pregnancy, and the elderly discuss the physiological differences in each group and how absorption and distribution are affected.
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