Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide 2013 / Edition 2

Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide 2013 / Edition 2

ISBN-10:
0132964899
ISBN-13:
9780132964890
Pub. Date:
05/08/2012
Publisher:
Prentice Hall
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Overview

Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide 2013 / Edition 2

With over 350 updates, the new 2013 edition of the Pearson Nurse’s Drug Guide provides safe, effective, current, and accurate drug information in a quickly accessible format. Comprehensive and complete, it lists all drugs alphabetically by generic names for quick reference, with an index listing both generic and trade names. It presents important clinical information for hundreds of drugs, with adverse reactions, interactions, side effects, and impacts on lab results. It clearly presents information on IV preparation and push, continuous, or intermittent administration; as well as dosages for neonates, infants, adolescents, adults, and patients with obesity and renal or hepatic impairment. This edition also contains 21 brand-new monographs for drugs recently approved by the FDA.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780132964890
Publisher: Prentice Hall
Publication date: 05/08/2012
Edition description: Older Edition
Pages: 1792
Product dimensions: 4.80(w) x 7.70(h) x 2.10(d)

Table of Contents

Classification Scheme and Prototype Drugs

Alphabetical Entries for Generic Drugs

Appendix A. Ocular Medications, Low Molecular Weight Heparins, Inhaled Corticosteroids, and Topical Corticosteroid

Appendix B. U.S. Schedules of Controlled Substances

Appendix C. FDA Pregnancy Categories

Appendix D. Oral Dosage Forms That Should Not Be Crushed

Appendix E. Prescription Combination Drugs

Appendix F. Glossary of Key Terms, Clinical Conditions, and Associated Signs and Symptoms

Appendix G. Abbreviations

Appendix H. Herbal and Dietary Supplement Table

Appendix I. Look-Alike, Sound-Alike Medications

Bibliography

Index

Common Drug IV-Site Compatibility Chart

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Pearson Nurse's Drug Guide 2013 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
AmyMichelle2227 More than 1 year ago
I love this book. My only complaint is, it doesn't have the online book version as the 2011 and 2012 did :-/ The only reason I updated to the newer book was because my subscription to the online book for 2011 expired. I was quite disappointed when I found this book didn't have it. Otherwise happy with the book.