Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide

Fourth Edition
By: Michael D. Katz,
Kathryn R. Matthias,
Marie A. Chisholm-Burns


With Pharmacotherapy Principles and Practice Study Guide you will learn how to navigate through the process of applying your knowledge of pharmacotherapy to specific patient cases by organizing patient data to logically assess a patient's medication issues and formulate a sound pharmacotherapy care plan.


  • Patient Presentation

  • Medical History

  • Physical Examination

  • Targeted Questions

  • Follow-Up

  • Global Perspective which highlights an issue relate to the case that is important to countries outside of North America or involves selected ethic groups or races

  • Case Summary

  • Student Workup where you are asked to review the patient case for missing information and to complete the various patient forms