Nursing 2002 Drug Handbook / Edition 22

Nursing 2002 Drug Handbook / Edition 22

by Springhouse Publishing
     
 

ISBN-10: 1582551227

ISBN-13: 9781582551227

Pub. Date: 07/31/2001

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

This comprehensive, annual drug reference handbook is now in its Twenty-second Edition. Its quick access format provides the nurse with current, vital drug information. Each entry contains generic and trade names, controlled substance schedule, pregnancy risk category, dosage forms and strengths, action, indications and dosage, five-way classification of adverse…  See more details below

Overview

This comprehensive, annual drug reference handbook is now in its Twenty-second Edition. Its quick access format provides the nurse with current, vital drug information. Each entry contains generic and trade names, controlled substance schedule, pregnancy risk category, dosage forms and strengths, action, indications and dosage, five-way classification of adverse reactions, interactions, effects on diagnostic tests, contraindications, nursing considerations, I.V. administration, and patient teaching.

Features Adjust-a-Dose and Alert logos, plus geriatric dosages. Includes updated 16-page full-color photoguide, comprehensive four-way index.

NEW TO THIS EDITION:

  • 35 new drug entries and over 25 new indications, each identified by logo
  • NEW -- APPENDIX containing drip charts for quick reference and accurate I.V. administration
  • Expanded med errors appendix

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781582551227
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date:
07/31/2001
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
1408
Product dimensions:
4.46(w) x 7.82(h) x 1.73(d)

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Table of Contents

Contributors and consultantsvii
Common abbreviationsviii
General Information
1.How to use Nursing2002 Drug Handbook1
2.Drug actions, interactions, and reactions5
3.Drug therapy in children11
4.Drug therapy in elderly patients15
5.Drug therapy and the nursing process18
Anti-infective Drugs
6.Amebicides and antiprotozoals22
7.Anthelmintics26
8.Antifungals28
9.Antimalarials44
10.Antituberculotics and antileprotics51
11.Aminoglycosides62
12.Penicillins69
13.Cephalosporins94
14.Tetracyclines124
15.Sulfonamides130
16.Fluoroquinolones137
17.Antivirals155
18.Macrolide anti-infectives192
19.Miscellaneous anti-infectives199
Cardiovascular System Drugs
20.Inotropics215
21.Antiarrhythmics219
22.Antianginals245
23.Antihypertensives262
24.Antilipemics315
25.Miscellaneous cardiovascular drugs329
Central Nervous System Drugs
26.Nonnarcotic analgesics and antipyretics342
27.Nonsteroidal anti-inflammatory drugs350
28.Narcotic and opioid analgesics375
29.Sedative-hypnotics400
30.Anticonvulsants412
31.Antidepressants437
32.Antianxiety drugs462
33.Antipsychotics476
34.Central nervous system stimulants499
35.Antiparkinsonians511
36.Miscellaneous central nervous system drugs525
Autonomic Nervous System Drugs
37.Cholinergics (parasympathomimetics)544
38.Anticholinergics552
39.Adrenergics (sympathomimetics)560
40.Adrenergic blockers (sympatholytics)569
41.Skeletal muscle relaxants573
42.Neuromuscular blockers581
Respiratory Tract Drugs
43.Antihistamines598
44.Bronchodilators609
45.Expectorants and antitussives632
46.Miscellaneous respiratory drugs635
Gastrointestinal Tract Drugs
47.Antacids, adsorbents, and antiflatulents654
48.Digestive enzymes and gallstone solubilizers660
49.Antidiarrheals664
50.Laxatives670
51.Antiemetics683
52.Antiulcer drugs694
Photoguide to Tablets and CapsulesC1
Hormonal Drugs
53.Corticosteroids707
54.Androgens and anabolic steroids726
55.Estrogens and progestins735
56.Gonadotropins758
57.Antidiabetics and glucagon763
58.Thyroid hormones786
59.Thyroid hormone antagonists792
60.Pituitary hormones797
61.Parathyroid-like drugs806
Drugs for Fluid and Electrolyte Balance
62.Diuretics811
63.Electrolytes and replacement solutions831
64.Acidifiers and alkalinizers845
Hematologic Drugs
65.Hematinics848
66.Anticoagulants855
67.Blood derivatives866
68.Thrombolytic enzymes873
Antineoplastics
69.Alkylating drugs882
70.Antimetabolites902
71.Antibiotic antineoplastics917
72.Antineoplastics that alter hormone balance936
73.Miscellaneous antineoplastics948
Immunomodulation Drugs
74.Immunosuppressants983
75.Vaccines and toxoids997
76.Antitoxins and antivenins1028
77.Immune serums1032
78.Biological response modifiers1042
Ophthalmic, Otic, and Nasal Drugs
79.Ophthalmic anti-infectives1061
80.Ophthalmic anti-inflammatories1071
81.Miotics1077
82.Mydriatics1082
83.Ophthalmic vasoconstrictors1088
84.Miscellaneous ophthalmics1091
85.Otics1103
86.Nasal drugs1106
Topical Drugs
87.Local anti-infectives1115
88.Scabicides and pediculicides1132
89.Topical corticosteroids1136
Nutritional Drugs
90.Vitamins and minerals1151
91.Calorics1173
Miscellaneous Categories
92.Antigout drugs1179
93.Enzymes1185
94.Oxytocics1187
95.Spasmolytics1192
96.Gold salts1195
97.Miscellaneous antagonists and antidotes1198
98.Uncategorized drugs1217
99.Herbal medicines1257
Appendices and Index
Most common drug errors1281
Infusion rates1287
Therapeutic drug monitoring guidelines1290
Selected local and topical anesthetics1296
Diagnostic skin tests1302
Cancer chemotherapy: Acronyms and protocols1304
Selected drugs used for conscious sedation1311
Normal laboratory test values1314
Table of equivalents1315
Dialyzable drugs1316
Estimating surface area in children1319
Drugs that shouldn't be crushed1320
English-Spanish drug phrase translator1324
Acknowledgments1333
Index1335
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