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Clinical Therapeutics Primer: Link to the Evidence for the Ambulatory Care Pharmacist

Author(s): Jennifer A. Reinhold, PharmD, BCPS, Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice/Pharmacy Administration, The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Grace L. Earl, PharmD, Assistant Professor, The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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  • ISBN-13: 9781449687977
  • Product With Access Code    444 pages      © 2014
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Clinical Therapeutics Primer: Link to the Evidence for the Ambulatory Care Pharmacist is a valuable resource for pharmacy students, new pharmacist practitioners, and practicing pharmacists in the ambulatory setting. Organized by therapeutic concentration, this in-depth text will assist the reader in mastering the skills required to successfully assess and treat commonly encountered outpatient medical conditions such as diabetes, hypertension, chronic pain, and more. Featuring over 40 practical cases and the patient-centered care approach, Clinical Therapeutics Primer provides an evidence-based field guide for applying complex concepts into best clinical practices. 

Key Features
            
•    Key Terms                
•    Learning Objectives
•    Over 40 Sample Patient Cases
•    Treatment Algorithms
•    Key Terminology Review
•    Clinical Pearls
•    Discussion Questions
•    Web Resources

Instructor Resources

  • Instructor's Manual
  • PowerPoint Presentations
  • Test Bank

Student Companion Website, including:

  • Crossword Puzzles
  • Interactive Flashcards
  • Interactive Glossary
  • Matching Exercises
  • WebLinks

Each new, print textbook includes a card with an access code for the Student Companion Website. Access to the Companion Website may also be purchased separately, under the RESOURCES tab, FOR STUDENTS.

Features & Benefits

Key Features
            
•    Key Terms                
•    Learning Objectives
•    Over 40 Sample Patient Cases
•    Boxed Treatment Algorithms
•    Boxed Terminology
•    Clinical Pearls
•    Discussion Questions
•    Web Resources

Chapter  1  Approach to the Patient & the Patient-Centered Care Process
Chapter  2  Clinical Trial Evaluation and Biostatistics Primer
Chapter  3  Evidence-Based Medicine and the Application to Patient Care
Chapter  4  Special Populations & Considerations: Geriatric Patients
Chapter  5  Special Populations & Considerations: Pediatric Patients
Chapter  6  Special Populations & Considerations: Pregnancy and Lactation
Chapter  7  Special Populations & Considerations: Drug Dosing in Renal Impairment
Chapter  8  Special Populations & Considerations: Drug Dosing in Hepatic Impairment
Chapter  9  Hypertension
Chapter  10  Diabetes
Chapter  11  Dyslipidemia
Chapter  12  Heart Failure
Chapter  13  Anticoagulation
Chapter  14  Generalized Anxiety Disorder
Chapter  15  Major Depressive Disorder
Chapter  16  Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease and Asthma
Chapter  17  Bone Health
Chapter  18  Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
Chapter  19  Chronic Pain

Jennifer A. Reinhold, PharmD, BCPS-Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice/Pharmacy Administration, The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dr. Reinhold is Assistant Professor of Clinical Pharmacy, Department of Pharmacy Practice and Pharmacy Administration, at Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia. She earned her undergraduate degree from Albright College in Reading, PA and then her Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia.  Upon graduation from PCP, Dr. Reinhold completed a patient care–focused pharmacy practice residency in an outpatient care center in a community pharmacy.  She became a board certified pharmacotherapy specialist in 2009.

Dr. Reinhold maintains an ambulatory care practice site in a physician office in Delaware.  Dr. Reinhold also precepts students on their community pharmacy rotations and ambulatory care rotations. 

Dr. Reinhold is a co-advisor for the student chapter of APhA at Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, University of the Sciences in Philadelphia and is also a member of Phi Lambda Sigma. She is an active member of the American College of Clinical Pharmacy (ACCP), American Association of Colleges of Pharmacy (AACP), and American Pharmacists’ Association (APhA).  Dr. Reinhold’s publications have been mainly focused on new drug products, broad therapeutic topics, instructional design, ambulatory care-related therapeutics, and practice-related outcomes.

Grace L. Earl, PharmD-Assistant Professor, The University of the Sciences in Philadelphia, Philadelphia College of Pharmacy, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania

Dr. Earl is an Assistant Professor at the University of the Sciences in Philadelphia since 2001. She is also an Adjunct Assistant Professor in the Department of Medicine at Drexel University College of Medicine.

Dr. Earl received her Bachelor of Science and Doctor of Pharmacy degrees from the Philadelphia College of Pharmacy and Science (PCPS). She completed a critical care residency at PCPS.

She serves as a preceptor to pharmacy students and performs clinical research at the Center for Advanced Heart Failure Care at Hahnemann.

She has been involved in professional organizations such as the Mid-Atlantic College of Clinical Pharmacy (Officer 1998-1999), American College of Clinical Pharmacy, Society of Critical Care Medicine, New Jersey Chapter of the Society of Critical Care Medicine (Board member & Program Committee 1996-2001).

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