Lippincott's Need-to-Know Psychotropic Drug Facts / Edition 1

Lippincott's Need-to-Know Psychotropic Drug Facts / Edition 1

by Katharine P. Bailey, Amy M. Karch
     
 

This practical guide delivers quick access to the information you need to deliver safe, effective pharmacologic care to your psychiatric clients. Key features include guides to safe, effective practice based on ANA Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Psychopharmacology Project Guidelines; assessment, initiation, maintenance, and discontinuation of treatment issues… See more details below

Overview

This practical guide delivers quick access to the information you need to deliver safe, effective pharmacologic care to your psychiatric clients. Key features include guides to safe, effective practice based on ANA Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing Psychopharmacology Project Guidelines; assessment, initiation, maintenance, and discontinuation of treatment issues address the pharmacologic management of depressive, bipolar, anxiety, and psychiatric disorders; over 60 drug monographs, listed alphabetically by generic name, cover agents frequently administered by psychiatric nurses, including information on dosing, side effects, contraindications, and more; concise, need-to-know format offers quick access to essential facts; and convenient pocket size makes this the ideal go-anywhere reference.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780781710398
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
12/28/1997
Series:
Need-to-Know Series
Pages:
214
Product dimensions:
4.25(w) x 7.15(h) x 0.44(d)

Table of Contents

Ch. 1Principles of Nursing Practice Pertaining to Psychopharmacologic Management1
Ch. 2Antidepressant Drugs9
Ch. 3Mood Stabilizing Drugs21
Ch. 4Anxiolytic Drugs31
Ch. 5Antipsychotic Drugs39
Ch. 6Drug Monographs49
Index209

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