Drug-induced diseases : prevention, detection, and management


    • Tisdale, James E.
    • Miller, Douglas A.


Drug-induced diseases : prevention, detection, and management

James E. Tisdale, Douglas A. Miller

American Society of Health-System Pharmacists, c2010

2nd ed

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Includes bibliographical references and index



According to the authors, a drug-induced disease as an unintended effect of a drug, which results in mortality or morbidity with symptoms sufficient to prompt a patient to seek medical attention and/or require hospitalization. Since the first edition of this book was published in 2005, numerous drugs have been withdrawn from the market in the United States as a result of morbidity and/or mortality associated with drug-induced diseases. Despite best efforts to assure that all drugs are safe and effective, millions of patients each year develop drug-induced diseases. Every time a patient presents with a new disease or an exacerbation of an existing condition, someone needs to ask, "Could this be drug-related? Now in its second edition, this popular and essential comprehensive resource provides a detailed analysis of how to identify, prevent, and manage drug-induced diseases. Edited by James E. Tisdale and Douglas A. Miller, with contributions from experts distinguished in their respective specialties, Drug-Induced Diseases is organized logically and is easy to use for pharmacists, physicians, nurses, and pharmacy students alike. Inside you'll find:* Chapters dedicated to each disease state.* In-depth tables throughout each chapter.* A new section on Drug-Induced dermatologic diseases.* New drugs implicated as the cause of specific disease(s).* The inclusion of the Levels of Evidence classification scheme for identifying drug-induced diseases.* And much more.

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