Pearson Intravenous Drug Guide 2009-2010 / Edition 1 available in Paperback
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- Prentice Hall
This new Intravenous drug guide provides safe, effective, current,and accurate I.V. drug information in a quickly accessible format. It breaks down IV drug information with clear instructions for preparing and administering IV's. Also contains nursing implications!
|Edition description:||New Edition|
|Product dimensions:||5.30(w) x 7.50(h) x 0.90(d)|
About the Author
Billie Ann Wilson is Professor Emerita in the School of Nursing at Loyola University in New Orleans, Louisiana. Prior to entering nursing, she taught natural and physical sciences at the secondary and collegiate levels. She holds a BS in Biology from Boston College, an MS in Biology from Purdue University, a BS in Nursing from Northwestern State University of Louisiana, an MSN from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, and a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of New Orleans.
Margaret T. Shannon is Professor Emerita of Nursing at Our Lady of Holy Cross College, New Orleans, Louisiana. She holds a BS and an MS in Chemistry, both from Saint Louis University; an MA in Teaching Biology from Saint Mary’s College, a BS in Nursing from Northwestern State University of Louisiana, an MSN from Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, and a PhD in Curriculum and Instruction from the University of New Orleans. Prior to entering nursing, she taught physical science, natural science, and mathematics at the secondary and collegiate levels.
Kelly M. Shields is currently Assistant Professor of Pharmacy Practice at Ohio Northern University’s Raabe College of Pharmacy. She holds a Doctor of Pharmacy from Butler University and completed a fellowship in natural Product Information and Research at University of Missouri-Kansas City. She has practiced Pharmacy in retail, community, and academic settings and has worked as a freelance medical writer.
Table of Contents
Editorial Review Panel/v Preface/vi
Classification Scheme and Prototype Drugs/xv
Alphabetical Entries for Generic Intravenous Drugs/1
Appendix A. U.S. Schedules of Controlled Substances/670
Appendix B. U.S. FDA Pregnancy Categories/671
Appendix C. Glossary of Key Terms, Clinical Conditions, and Associated Signs and Symptoms/672
Appendix D. Abbreviations/678
Appendix E. Recommendations for the Safe Handling of Cytotoxic Drugs/685
Appendix F. Toxicity Grades Associated with Chemotherapy/689
Common Drug IV-Site Compatibility Chart/After the Index