Professor Stephen Jackson, Professor of Geriatric Medicine, King's College London, UK.
Dr Paul Jansen, Department of Geriatric Medicine, University Medical Centre Utrecht, The Netherlands.
Dr Arduino Mangoni, Senior Lecturer and Consultant Physician in Clinical Pharmacology, Flinders University, Adelaide, Australia.
Pocket Guide: Pharmacokinetics Made Easy is the latest update of the popular Pharmacokinetics Made Easy. It is suitable for a wide audience including medical practitioners, health professionals, and students. The individual chapters were initially published as a series of articles in Australian Prescriber to assist practitioners in drug dosing and therapy. The physiological approach herein adopted addresses clinical issues in drug therapy and makes them directly applicable to practice situations.
Key Selling Features:
- Self-assessment questions in each chapter
- Glossary of symbols
- Use of equations to explain physiological factors underlying important pharmacokinetics processes
- Endorsed and co-published with Australian Prescriber
- List of key points summarizing the content to improve accessibility and understanding
Stephen Jackson is, by all accounts, a powerful man. He is accustomed to making important decisions quickly, and that confidence serves him well. So when his accountants alert him to a discrepancy involving nearly a million dollars, he demands answers. When he discovers that she is the one who made the million-dollar mistake, he is faced with another of those snap decisions. His decision will alter both their lives irrevocably in a way she never could have predicted.
Can Megan accept his decision and her discipline?
His business demands are only part of what he requires. Is this strong, desirable man the one who can lead her to her dreams, or will he simply end her career? As is his custom he gets what he wants: but can she be the kitten he desires?
Let the games begin.
Featuring useful takeaway messages and informed by recent research into the causes of and the search for therapies to prevent or cure dementia, this edition includes new information on
• devices to make life simpler and safer for people who have dementia• strategies for delaying behavioral and neuropsychiatric symptoms• changes in Medicare and other health care insurance laws• palliative care, hospice care, durable power of attorney, and guardianship• dementia due to traumatic brain injury• choosing a residential care facility• support groups for caregivers, friends, and family members
The central idea underlying the book—that much can be done to improve the lives of people with dementia and of those caring for them—remains the same. The 36-Hour Day is the definitive dementia care guide.-- Jeffrey Cummings, MD, ScD, Director, Cleveland Clinic Lou Ruvo Center for Brain Health