2013 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses available in Paperback
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.
|Publisher:||Lippincott Williams & Wilkins|
|Product dimensions:||4.33(w) x 7.42(h) x 0.63(d)|
Table of Contents
Guide to abbreviations
Alphabetical listing of drugs by generic name
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
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