2013 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

2013 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

by Amy M. Karch
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ISBN-10:
1451183763
ISBN-13:
9781451183764
Pub. Date:
10/10/2012
Publisher:
Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

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2013 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

The 2013 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses provides current, vital drug information “in a nutshell for the nurse on-the-go.” Based on the popular Lippincott’s Nursing Drug Guide by Amy Karch, this handy pocket guide by the same author gives essential information on over 1,400 medications in an easy-access A-to-Z format.

The “mini” drug monographs include generic and trade names, drug class, pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule, “black box” warnings, indications & dosages, dose adjustments, adverse effects, drug interactions, nursing considerations, and patient teaching. Detailed appendices cover topical and ophthalmic medications, laxatives, combination products, contraceptives, and biological agents (vaccines).

The pocket-sized 2013 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses will quickly become your go-to-guide for important drug facts and vital patient safety tips & alerts.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781451183764
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 10/10/2012
Pages: 472
Product dimensions: 4.33(w) x 7.42(h) x 0.63(d)

Table of Contents

Preface

Guide to abbreviations

Alphabetical listing of drugs by generic name

Appendices

Appendix A: Alternative and complementary therapies

Appendix B: Topical drugs

Appendix C: Ophthalmic drugs

Appendix D: Laxatives

Appendix E: Combination products by therapeutic class

Appendix F: Hormonal contraceptives

Appendix G: Commonly used biologicals

Appendix H: Drugs commonly used to treat specific disorders

Index

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