Davis S Drug Guide For Nurses

Author: Judith H. deglin
Publisher: Rittenhouse Book Distributors
ISBN: 0803603169
Size: 14.77 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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A comprehensive and current drug reference, this book/disk package provides access to over 450 drugs--either by generic or trade name. The book/disk set provides access to indications, actions, pharmocokinetics, contraindications, adverse reactions, interactions, route/dosage, availability, and nursing implications. Clear, concise patient/family teaching tips are offered for each drug.

Davis S Drug Guide For Nurses

Author: April Hazard Vallerand
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803657793
Size: 17.91 MB
Format: PDF
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Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses®, Fifteenth Edition delivers all of the information you need to administer medications safely across the lifespan—well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade-name drugs.

Mosby S Drug Guide For Nursing Students With 2016 Update

Author: Linda Skidmore-Roth
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323392914
Size: 16.51 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Find the reliable, in-depth drug information you need! Mosby's Drug Guide for Nursing Students, 11th Edition with 2016 Update keeps you up to date with this constantly changing field by providing information on more than 4,000 generic and trade name drugs — including 20 new FDA-approved drugs. Each drug monograph includes complete dosing, administration, and nursing process information, so you’ll always be sure that you’re practicing medication safety. In fact, what sets this handbook apart is its detailed coverage of rationales and explanations, drug-specific nursing diagnoses, and IV drug information. From trusted nursing pharmacology expert Linda Skidmore-Roth, the Drug Guide also includes a companion website with how-to videos, NCLEX® exam-style questions, patient teaching guidelines, and more. More than 4,000 generic and trade-name drugs are profiled, covering almost every drug you will administer in practice or in clinicals. Comprehensive drug monographs include generic names, Rx or OTC availability, pronunciations, U.S. and Canadian trade names, functional and chemical classification, controlled-substance schedule, do-not-confuse drugs, action, uses, unlabeled uses, dosages and routes, available forms, side effects, contraindications, precautions, pharmacokinetics, interactions (including drug/herb, drug/food and drug lab test), nursing considerations, and treatment of overdose. Alphabetical organization by generic name provides quick and easy access to vital information. Common and life-threatening side effects are organized by body system, showing signs to watch for during assessments. Black Box Warnings provide alerts to dangerous or life-threatening adverse reactions. Safety Alert icon highlights the most critical interactions and side effects. UNIQUE! Full-color inserts show how drugs work and provide fast access to basic intravenous administration techniques and skills. Coverage of IV drug administration highlights dosage and IV administration instructions, including safety considerations and Y-site, syringe, and additive compatibilities. Nursing Process steps are used as the framework for organizing all nursing care information. A companion website includes updates with recently approved drugs, videos and animations, drug dosage calculators, NCLEX® exam-style questions, Canadian drug information, patient teaching guidelines, and more. A table with complete pharmacokinetic information includes the mechanism and absorption of the drug as well as its action, duration, and excretion. Flexible, water-resistant cover provides durability in the clinical setting. 20 NEW monographs provide up-to-date content on added or newly released drugs. Thousands of new and updated drug facts cover areas such as doses, side effects, interactions, and nursing considerations. Ethnic alert icon indicates safety information specific to populations of varying ethnicities. Student resources on the Evolve companion website include video clips of medication administration via IV, injection, oral, topical, and drops; animations of how drugs act in the body; and safety content relating to the most common medication errors.

2014 Lippincott S Pocket Drug Guide For Nurses

Author: Amy Morrison Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781451187830
Size: 18.39 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Docs
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"The pocket size makes this book easy to carry into the clinical setting for a quick check before administering the drug. Following the drug monographs, a new section on patient safety reviews the rights of medication administration, safetyoriented patient and family teaching, and other aspects of safe drug administration. Appendices cover biological agents, topical drugs, ophthalmic agents, laxatives, combination drugs, and contraceptives. There is also an appendix of common diseases, with the drugs used to treat each disease. To keep the book short and sweet, common abbreviations are used throughout; these are listed in the abbreviations list on pages ix-xi"--Provided by publisher.

Nurse S Med Deck

Author: Judith Hopfer Deglin
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 080360940X
Size: 15.10 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Card deck based on "Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses" providing information on approximately 400 generic drugs and 40 group monographs. Color-coded index lists generic, trade names, drug classification, and combination drugs. Identifies high-alert medications to protect patient safety as well as "Therapeutic Effects" sections that advise students on anticipated outcomes. Includes the full CD-ROM Resource Kit from "Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses." Houses cards in a portable plastic carrying pouchperfect for students who wish to carry the cards wherever they go.