The Top 250 Drugs: Learn and Review Drug Therapy Essentials

$85.00

Included in this course:

  • 60+ beautiful high-definition videos
  • 10 hours of succinct video content split into bite-sized pieces
  • 150+ comprehension quiz questions
  • Ability to speed up video playback in Google Chrome
  • Lifetime access to all course content and future updates

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Product Description

The Top 250 Drugs course is designed for any healthcare student or professional who needs to have expertise in drug therapy.

We’re passionate about improving the quality of drug therapy education from pharmacology to pharmacotherapy. Using 60+ beautiful HD videos, this course will take your foundational pharmacotherapy knowledge to a whole new level.

This course is built specifically for healthcare providers and students to leverage your valuable time and improve your foundational understanding of pharmacotherapy. We’ve hand-picked the most essential information from the top 250 medications in the outpatient setting, including: pathophysiology, mechanism of action, brand/generic names, pronunciations, adverse effects, counseling points, boxed warnings, clinical pearls, memorization aids, and more!

What are the requirements?

  • You should have some familiarity with drug therapy or be actively enrolled in a drug therapy course (pharmacology or pharmacotherapy).

What am I going to get from this course?

  • Build a rock-solid, foundational understanding of the top 250 drugs in the outpatient setting.
  • Identify common brand names and drug classes for the most common outpatient medications.
  • Explain the mechanism of action of the Top 250 Drugs as it relates to the treatment of a given disease pathophysiology.
  • List indications and contraindications of the most common medications on the market.
  • Describe common and rare adverse effects and boxed warnings of the Top 250 Drugs.
  • Outline important counseling points and clinical pearls of the most common outpatient medications.

What is the target audience?

  • This course is meant for healthcare students and professionals with some background in drug therapy or who are currently enrolled in a drug therapy (Pharmacotherapy) course.
  • This course is ideal for pharmacists, pharmacy technicians, nurses, nurse practitioners, physician assistants, and physicians — including students and healthcare professionals.
  • This video course covers drug therapy (pharmacology to pharmacotherapy). It is an excellent educational tool for clinical practice and as an adjunct to standardized exam preparation (eg, NAPLEX, BPCS, PTCB, ExCPT, PANCE, PANRE, NCLEX, USMLE, and COMPLEX).
  • This course is NOT intended for patients and those without any background in the medical field.
Module 1 Cardiovascular Drugs
Unit 1 01.01 - Renin-Angiotensin-Aldosterone System
Unit 2 01.02 - Beta Blockers
Unit 3 01.03 - Calcium Channel Blockers
Unit 4 01.04 - Diuretics
Unit 5 01.05 - Statins
Unit 6 01.06 - Other Agents for Dyslipidemias
Unit 7 01.07 - Antiplatelets
Unit 8 01.08 - Traditional Anticoagulants
Unit 9 01.09 - Novel Oral Anticoagulants
Unit 10 01.10 - Antianginals
Unit 11 01.11 - Other Cardiovascular Agents
Module 2 Respiratory Drugs
Unit 1 02.01 - Inhaled Corticosteroids and Long-Acting Beta Agonists
Unit 2 02.02 - Short-Acting Beta Agonists and Anticholinergics
Unit 3 02.03 - Other Respiratory Agents
Module 3 Gastrointestinal Drugs
Unit 1 03.01 - Proton Pump Inhibitors
Unit 2 03.02 - Histamine (H2) Receptor Blockers
Unit 3 03.03 - Laxatives
Unit 4 03.04 - Diarrhea and Ulcerative Colitis
Unit 5 03.05 - Nausea
Module 4 Renal Drugs
Unit 1 04.01 - Renal Medications
Unit 2 04.02 - Erythropoiesis-Stimulating Agents
Module 5 Neurologic Drugs
Unit 1 05.01 - Headache
Unit 2 05.02 - Epilepsy
Unit 3 05.03 - Opioid Analgesics
Unit 4 05.04 - Non-Steroidal Anti-inflammatory Drugs
Unit 5 05.05 - Muscle Relaxants
Unit 6 05.06 - Adjunct Medications for Pain
Unit 7 05.07 - Alzheimer's Disease
Unit 8 05.08 - Smoking Cessation
Module 6 Psychiatric Drugs
Unit 1 06.01 - Atypical Antipsychotics
Unit 2 06.02 - Benzodiazepines
Unit 3 06.03 - Selective Serotonin Reuptake Inhibitors
Unit 4 06.04 - Serotonin-Norepinephrine Reuptake Inhibitors
Unit 5 06.05 - Non-Benzodiazepine Hypnotics
Unit 6 06.06 - Other Antidepressants and Anti-Anxiety Agents
Unit 7 06.07 - Stimulants and ADHD Agents
Module 7 Endocrinology Drugs
Unit 1 07.01 - Diabetes - Oral Agents I
Unit 2 07.02 - Diabetes - Oral Agents II
Unit 3 07.03 - Diabetes - Injectable Agents
Unit 4 07.04 - Contraceptives
Unit 5 07.05 - Corticosteroids
Unit 6 07.06 - Hormonal Therapy
Module 8 Urologic Drugs
Unit 1 08.01 - Alpha Blockers
Unit 2 08.02 - 5-Alpha Reductase Inhibitors
Unit 3 08.03 - Erectile Dysfunction
Unit 4 08.04 - Overactive Bladder
Module 9 Rheumatologic Drugs
Unit 1 09.01 - Osteoporosis
Unit 2 09.02 - Rheumatoid Arthritis
Unit 3 09.03 - Gout
Module 10 Ophthalmic and Otolaryngological Drugs
Unit 1 10.01 - Allergies
Unit 2 10.02 - Nasal Corticosteroids
Unit 3 10.03 - Cough and Cold
Unit 4 10.04 - Glaucoma
Unit 5 10.05 - Other Ophthalmic Agents
Module 11 Dermatologic Drugs
Unit 1 11.01 - Acne Vulgaris
Module 12 Infectious Disease Drugs
Unit 1 12.01 - B-Lactam Antibiotics
Unit 2 12.02 - Fluoroquinolones
Unit 3 12.03 - Macrolides
Unit 4 12.04 - Other Antibiotics I
Unit 5 12.05 - Other Antibiotics II
Unit 6 12.06 - Antifungals
Unit 7 12.07 - Influenza and Herpes Simplex Antivirals
Unit 8 12.08 - Human Immunodeficiency Virus Antivirals
Module 13 Final Exam and Feedback
Unit 1 Final Exam
Unit 2 End of Course Survey

Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS

Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS

Sean P. Kane, PharmD, BCPS received his Doctor of Pharmacy degree from Butler University. After completing a PGY-1 pharmacy practice residency and PGY-2 critical care residency at the University of Illinois at Chicago, he now practices as a clinical pharmacist, precepts pharmacy students, and teaches as an assistant professor.

Dr. Kane is the creator of ClinCalc.com and is passionate about delivering high-quality medical education in a variety of novel formats. In addition to this course, ClinCalc.com supports medical education through mobile applications and clinical decision support tools that teach during the user experience process.