Mosby's Drug Guide for Nurses / Edition 4

Mosby's Drug Guide for Nurses / Edition 4

by Linda Skidmore-Roth, Steve Blake
     
 

Designed especially for students, this portable drug handbook contains information on more than 60 drug classifications and 4,000 individual generic and trade name drugs. It includes a color atlas of drug administration along with 16 detailed illustrations showing how drugs work at the cellular level. Alerts and icons highlight key information. This edition also… See more details below

Overview

Designed especially for students, this portable drug handbook contains information on more than 60 drug classifications and 4,000 individual generic and trade name drugs. It includes a color atlas of drug administration along with 16 detailed illustrations showing how drugs work at the cellular level. Alerts and icons highlight key information. This edition also contains NANDA nursing diagnoses, which are useful in writing care plans. A companion website includes quarterly drug updates, including FDA alerts. A companion CD-ROM features over 250 NCLEX examination-style questions for the drugs you're likely to administer during clinicals, a calculation tutorial, a drug card creator allowing you to print your own drug information, and 30 clinical calculators.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323018074
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
08/28/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1560
Product dimensions:
4.30(w) x 7.78(h) x 1.83(d)

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Table of Contents

Color Insert: Immunization Schedules for Children and Adolescents

Mechanisms and Sites of Action 2

Photo Atlas of Drug Administration 18

Individual Drug Monographs 33

Drug Categories 1023

Appendixes

A Selected New Drugs 1066

B Controlled Substance Chart 1074

C Rarely Used Drugs 1075

D Ophthalmic, Nasal, Topical, and Otic Products 1089

E Vaccines and Toxolds 1101

F Herbal Products 1107

G Combination Products 1111

H High-Alert Drugs 1134

I Abbreviations and Pregnancy Categories 1136

Index 1139

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