Welcome to the Drugs and Pharmacology LibGuide. Drug therapy is one of the primary modalities for treating diseases. The CDU Health Sciences Library has many resources for you to refer to in learning the basic science of pharmacology and in using drugs therapeutically. You can scroll down the page or click on one of these links to take you to the desired box.
Administering Medications: Learn about giving medications by various routes, timing, dosage and absorption.. From Films on Demand.
Prevention of Medical Errors, Part 1: Addresses the complex factors leading to medication errors. From Films on Demand.
Assisting the Patient with Self-Administration of Medication: This video from Films on Demand addresses one of the most important factors in drug therapy: the medications have to be used correctly if they are going to be effective.
Prescription Medications : A Patient's Primer: Help your patients be aware of this information to increase compliance and reduce negative outcomes. From Films on Demand.
Prescription for Danger: How to use prescription and over-the-counter drugs safely to maximize their benefits and avoid complications. From Films on Demand.