Pharmacology

Base on the highlighted scenario – 2- to 3-page paper ( 5 APA style refences / citations no older than 5 years) that addresses the following:
· Explain how the factor you selected might influence the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes in the patient from the case study you were assigned.
· Describe how changes in the processes might impact the patient’s recommended drug therapy. Be specific and provide examples.
· Explain how you might improve the patient’s drug therapy plan and explain why you would make these recommended improvements.
 
· Analyze the influence of patient factors on pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes
· Analyze the impact of changes in pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes on patient drug therapies
· Evaluate drug therapy plans for cardiovascular disorders
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Patient CB has a history of strokes. The patient has been diagnosed with type 2 diabetes, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia. Drugs currently prescribed include the following:
· Glipizide 10 mg po daily
· HCTZ 25 mg daily
· Atenolol 25 mg po daily
· Hydralazine 25 mg qid
· Simvastatin 80 mg daily
· Verapamil 180 mg CD daily
 
explain how the factor you selected might influence the pharmacokinetic and pharmacodynamic processes in the patient from the case study you were assigned.–
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Describe how changes in the processes might impact the patient’s recommended drug therapy. Be specific and provide examples.–
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Explain how you might improve the patient’s drug therapy plan, and explain why you would make these recommended improvements.–
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Written Expression and Formatting – Paragraph Development and Organization: Paragraphs make clear points that support well developed ideas, flow logically, and demonstrate continuity of ideas. Sentences are carefully focused–neither long and rambling nor short and lacking substance.–
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Written Expression and Formatting – English writing standards: Correct grammar, mechanics, and proper punctuation–
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Written Expression and Formatting – The paper follows correct APA format for title page, headings, font, spacing, margins, indentations, page numbers, running head, parenthetical/in-text citations, and reference list.–
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