2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide / Edition 1
  • 2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide / Edition 1
  • 2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide / Edition 1

2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide / Edition 1

by Amy M. Karch
     
 

ISBN-10: 158255661X

ISBN-13: 9781582556611

Pub. Date: 06/01/2007

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Updated with dozens of newly approved drugs and indications, 2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide provides quick access to current, comprehensive, vital drug information. It contains over 800 complete drug monographs, organized alphabetically, plus a full-color photoguide to pills and capsules and 25 rapid-reference appendices appropriate for practicing

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Overview

Updated with dozens of newly approved drugs and indications, 2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide provides quick access to current, comprehensive, vital drug information. It contains over 800 complete drug monographs, organized alphabetically, plus a full-color photoguide to pills and capsules and 25 rapid-reference appendices appropriate for practicing nurses.

This edition includes over twenty recently approved drugs. To further ensure safe drug administration, FDA black box warnings and dangerous abbreviations to avoid are included.

A bound-in CD-ROM contains 200 drug monographs and patient-teaching aids. Updates and continuing education tests are available on NursingDrugGuide.com.

2008 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide for PDA will be available in August 2007.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582556611
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
06/01/2007
Series:
Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1488
Product dimensions:
4.80(w) x 7.90(h) x 1.60(d)

Table of Contents

Consultants
Preface
Anatomy of a Monograph
Guide to Abbreviations
Author's Acknowledgments
Nursing Process Guidelines
Preventing Medication Errors
Pharmacologic Classes
Alphabetical Listing of Drugs by Generic Name

Appendices:
Alternative and Complementary Therapies
Commonly Used Biologicals
Recommended Pediatric Immunizations
Recommended Adult Immunizations
Combination Products by Therapeutic Class
Hormonal Contraceptives
Frequently Used Combination Products by Trade Name
Topical Drugs
Topical Corticosteroids
Ophthalmic Drugs
Laxatives
Less Commonly Used Drugs
Federal Drug Classifications:
FDA Pregnancy Categories
DEA Schedules of Controlled Substances

Important Dietary Guidelines For Patient Teaching
NANDA International Taxonomy II
Tablets and Capsules That Cannot Be Cut, Crushed, or Chewed
Canadian Regulations:
Narcotic, Controlled Drugs, Benzodiazepines, and Other Targeted Substances
Adverse Drug Reactions: Reporting and Surveillance

Calculating Pediatric Dosages
Drugs That Interact with Grapefruit Juice
Intramuscular and Subcutaneous Routes of Administration
Cardiovascular Guidelines
Normal Laboratory Values
Dialyzable Drugs
Treatments for Biological and Chemical Agents
Preventing Miscommunication

Acknowledgments
Bibliography
Index

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