2014 Lippincott s Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

Filename: 2014-lippincott-s-pocket-drug-guide-for-nurses.pdf
ISBN: 9781451187830
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 500
Author: Amy Morrison Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online 2014 Lippincott s Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses in PDF and EPUB "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.


2017 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

Filename: 2017-lippincott-pocket-drug-guide-for-nurses.pdf
ISBN: 9781496369956
Release Date: 2016-07-25
Number of pages: 544
Author: Amy M. Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online 2017 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses in PDF and EPUB The essential pocket drug guide: Over 2,000 generic and brand-name drugs in an easy A-to-Z format New to this edition Complete monographs on 42 new FDA-approved drugs Fully updated...includes more than 1,500 changes to drug indications, dosages, and administration information. Key features Alphabetized by generic name for fingertip access to the information you need Includes brand names, drug class, pregnancy risk, and controlled substance schedule for each drug Prominent alerts for dangerous drugs and black box warnings Special section addressing Patient Safety and Medication Administration Appendices on alternative therapies, topical and ophthalmic drugs, laxatives, contraceptives, biologicals, and combination products Anatomy of a drug monograph on inside front cover Detailed index of all generic and trade names and drug classes included Vital information you need, right in your pocket!


2016 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

Filename: 2016-lippincott-pocket-drug-guide-for-nurses.pdf
ISBN: 9781496326515
Release Date: 2015-08-10
Number of pages: 528
Author: Amy M. Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online 2016 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses in PDF and EPUB The 2016 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses provides current, vital drug information “in a nutshell.” Based on the popular Lippincott Nursing Drug Guide by Amy Karch, this handy pocket guide by the same author gives essential information on over 1,500 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. A special section reviews Patient Safety and Medication Administration. Appendices cover topical and ophthalmic medications, laxatives, combination products, contraceptives, biological agents (vaccines), and more. Also includes free online access to Monthly Drug Updates and a Toolkit loaded with hundreds of additional drug-related resources on thePoint. The pocket-sized 2016 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses will quickly become your go-to guide for important drug facts and vital patient safety tips and alerts. New to this edition: Full monographs on 29 newly approved drugs More than 1,300 additions, changes, and updates to indications, dosages, and administration


2013 Lippincott s Nursing Drug Guide

Filename: 2013-lippincott-s-nursing-drug-guide.pdf
ISBN: 9781451150223
Release Date: 2012-06-01
Number of pages: 1486
Author: Amy Morrison Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online 2013 Lippincott s Nursing Drug Guide in PDF and EPUB A comprehensive, annual guide for nursing students and practicing nurses, the 2013 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide provides quick A-to-Z access to current, vital drug information. The book has complete monographs for more than 700 common drugs. In addition, an appendix summarizes key information on more than 200 less commonly used drugs. Complete monographs contain generic and trade names, pronunciations, pregnancy risk category, controlled substance schedule (if appropriate), drug classes, therapeutic actions, indications, contraindications and cautions, available forms, dosages, pharmacokinetics, IV facts (if appropriate), adverse effects, interactions, and a nursing considerations section based on nursing process steps including assessment, interventions, and teaching points. The book also includes a 32-page full-color photo guide to pills and capsules for easy reference and multiple additional appendices that summarize key clinical information. This is the only drug book to include a "DO NOT CRUSH" logo so nurses can quickly identify medications that should not be crushed - a key patient safety feature. The Web Toolkit provides convenient features including FDA warnings, new drug and herb updates, medication administration and safety videos, dosage calculator, patient teaching handouts, pharmacology animations, English-Spanish audio medical and medication administration terms and phrases, audio generic drug pronunciations, medication administration procedures, NCLEX-style questions, mechanisms of action of selected drug classes, foods that contain tyramine, one free CE test plus additional CE discounts, and various handy charts and information, such as controlled substance schedules, I.V. drug incompatibility, dialyzable drugs, toxic drug-drug interactions, and much more.


1999 Lippincott s Nursing Drug Guide

Filename: 1999-lippincott-s-nursing-drug-guide.pdf
ISBN: 0781717310
Release Date: 1998-06-01
Number of pages: 1456
Author: Amy M. Karch
Publisher: Lippincott

Download and read online 1999 Lippincott s Nursing Drug Guide in PDF and EPUB Annually updated combination pocket drug reference/handbook for all student and practicing nurses in classroom and clinical settings. A free disk contains data on 150 commonly prescribed drugs.


Mckenna s Drug Handbook for Nursing and Midwifery

Filename: mckenna-s-drug-handbook-for-nursing-and-midwifery.pdf
ISBN: 1920994971
Release Date: 2014
Number of pages: 1408
Author: Lisa McKenna
Publisher: Lww

Download and read online Mckenna s Drug Handbook for Nursing and Midwifery in PDF and EPUB A bestselling essential resource for nurses and healthcare practitioners. The seventh edition of the most comprehensive drug guide in Australia and New Zealand now comes in a new and improved design! A laminated cover protects from damage and spills and it's never been easier to find essential information with the improved structure and page design. The new handy pocket-sized drug card offers on the go information and new drug profiles guarantee the most up-to-date information for users.NEW! Durable cover and handy drug card. NEW! Revised chapter structure and page design. NEW! Sports Risk categories for exercise science students and professionals. Adjust-a-dose for application across the life cycle (pregnancy, childhood, adults and older adults). Adverse Reactions for each drug split into five sections: body system, common, uncommon, life-threatening, or common and life-threatening. Contraindications Quick reference flaps with drug calculations Care Considerations and Patient Teaching have been revised and updated on evidence-based considerations


Nursing2017 Drug Handbook

Filename: nursing2017-drug-handbook.pdf
ISBN: 9781496353931
Release Date: 2016-04-19
Number of pages: 1736
Author: Lippincott
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Nursing2017 Drug Handbook in PDF and EPUB THE best-selling drug guide for nurses & other clinicians ...always dependable, always up to date! Look for these outstanding features Completely updated nursing-focused drug monographs featuring over 3,500 generic, brand-name, and combination drugs in an easy A-to-Z format 49 brand-new FDA-approved drugs in this edition—with 36 new comprehensive drug monographs, alphabetized and conveniently grouped in a handy “new drugs” section Over 6,000 clinical updates—new dosages and indications, Black Box warnings, adverse reactions, nursing considerations, clinical alerts, and patient teaching information NEW “pregnancy-lactation-reproduction” heading and “dialyzable drug” logo in each drug monograph NEW appendices covering Antidiarrheals and OTC drugs Special attention to drug safety issues and concerns (U.S. and Canada) Over 455 Photoguide images of the most popular tablets and capsules Plus FREE companion Toolkit available online through NDHnow.com Monthly FDA updates on new drugs, indications, and warnings Pharmacology videos, audio pronunciation guide, and English-Spanish translator Equianalgesic dosing guidelines for opioid drugs Mechanisms and sites of action graphics for selected drugs NCLEX®-style questions, free CE tests, plus bonus discounts...and more!


Mosby s Pocket Guide to Nursing Skills and Procedures

Filename: mosby-s-pocket-guide-to-nursing-skills-and-procedures.pdf
ISBN: 9780323321716
Release Date: 2014-03-18
Number of pages: 680
Author: Anne Griffin Perry
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Mosby s Pocket Guide to Nursing Skills and Procedures in PDF and EPUB Take this reference to clinicals or on the job for quick access to nursing skills! Based on Perry & Potter's market-leading Clinical Nursing Skills & Techniques, Mosby's Pocket Guide to Nursing Skills & Procedures, 8th Edition presents 85 key skills in a convenient spiral-bound, A-to-Z format. Step-by-step instructions include full-color photos plus rationales explaining why and how to use specific techniques. This edition adds coverage of two new skills. With the latest in evidence-based practice, this guide helps you perform basic nursing skills safely and effectively. Also available as an eBook for use on hand-held devices! Safety alerts highlight important information for patient safety and effective performance of skills. Unexpected outcomes and related interventions help you troubleshoot potential problems and take appropriate actions to address them. Special Considerations address teaching, the home care setting, and care modifications for pediatric and geriatric patients. Clear, two-column format shows how to perform skills, with rationales for each step explaining the reason behind the practice and the benefit to patients. A Gloving logo identifies procedures in which clean gloves should be worn or gloves should be changed in order to minimize the risk of infection. Documentation guidelines include a bulleted list of what should be reported and recorded in the patient records. Alphabetical organization of skills makes it easy to find information quickly, and each skill begins on a new page. A convenient pocket size and spiral binding allow the book to fit easily into your coat pocket and to stay open on the page you want. UNIQUE! Up-to-date content is based on the most recent edition of Perry & Potter’s Clinical Nursing Skills & Techniques, the bestselling nursing skills text. NEW! Additional nursing skills include instructions for blood glucose testing and applying a pressure bandage, both important skills in today's practice.


Mosby s Drug Guide for Nursing Students with 2016 Update

Filename: mosby-s-drug-guide-for-nursing-students-with-2016-update.pdf
ISBN: 9780323392914
Release Date: 2015-07-24
Number of pages: 1304
Author: Linda Skidmore-Roth
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Mosby s Drug Guide for Nursing Students with 2016 Update in PDF and EPUB 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.


Mosby s 2014 Nursing Drug Reference

Filename: mosby-s-2014-nursing-drug-reference.pdf
ISBN: 9780323222679
Release Date: 2013-04-17
Number of pages: 1376
Author: Linda Skidmore-Roth
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Mosby s 2014 Nursing Drug Reference in PDF and EPUB There is a difference in drug handbooks. From the leading name in nursing, Mosby’s 2014 Nursing Drug Reference makes it easy to find the latest and most vital information on the drugs you administer most frequently. More than 5,000 drugs are profiled — including 70 new entries on current drugs and drugs recently approved by the FDA. And no other drug handbook places a higher emphasis on patient safety. With a full-color design and an A to Z organization, this portable reference gives you the most complete information for each drug, including dosing, side effects, interactions, and administration. Updated by nursing pharmacology expert Linda Skidmore-Roth, Mosby’s Nursing Drug Reference is a bestseller that has been relied upon by nurses for over 25 years. More than 5,000 generic and trade-name drugs are profiled, covering almost every drug you will administer in practice or in clinicals. Attractive full-color design highlights important information for quick and easy access. Black Box Warnings provide alerts to dangerous or life-threatening adverse reactions. Safety Alert icon identifies situations that require special attention. Common and life-threatening side effects are organized by body system, showing signs to watch for during assessments. Nursing Process steps are used as the framework for organizing all nursing care information. Coverage of IV drug administration highlights dosage and IV administration instructions, including special considerations and Y-site, syringe, and additive compatibilities. 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. 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. A companion website includes updates with infrequently used or recently approved drugs, a full-color pill atlas, guidelines to safe handling of chemotherapeutic agents, combination products, drugs metabolized by known P450s, medications to be cautiously for geriatric patients, herbal products, a listing of high-alert Canadian medications and immunization schedules, patient teaching guides in English and Spanish, and more. 70 NEW monographs provide up-to-date content on added or newly released drugs.


Havard s Nursing Guide to Drugs

Filename: havard-s-nursing-guide-to-drugs.pdf
ISBN: 9780729581622
Release Date: 2013-06-01
Number of pages: 1224
Author: Adriana P. Tiziani
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Download and read online Havard s Nursing Guide to Drugs in PDF and EPUB This ninth edition of Havard’s Nursing Guide to Drugs e-book continues to provide reliable, accurate drug information for nursing and midwifery students and practitioners. All content in this must have nursing drug handbook, is tailored for nurses and midwives in Australia and New Zealand. User-friendly and fully up-to-date, this indispensible nursing e-book delivers safe drug administration information regarding form, action, use, dose, adverse effects and interactions in compliance with current pharmaceutical guidelines by the Therapeutic Goods Association (TGA). Each therapeutic drug class features a detailed description, followed by an A-Z of drugs within that class. Important Nursing points and cautions throughout this edition highlight best practice in drug administration. Patient teaching and advice has been included to emphasise an essential part of care within a multidisciplinary team. This e-book edition also features icons that indicate drug cautions during pregnancy and breastfeeding, and another that indicates drug-specific restrictions in sport. A bestselling Elsevier textbook, Havard’s Nursing Guide to Drugs has been the premier drug guide for nurses and midwives since 1983. Havard’s Nursing Guide to Drugs 9th edition will also be available for separate purchase as an app (iOS and android) and provides an easy reference, searchable version of the text in mobile format for students and practitioners to carry with them during clinical practice. Also, available for separate purchase to be used alongside the Havard’s Nursing Guide to Drugs app will be the Tiziani Drug Calculations app. When both apps are purchased the user will be able to share function, content and data between the two applications. This link will provide cross reference from the text to case studies and drug calculation MCQ’s, placing the pharmacology in a clinical context. Havard's Nursing Guide to Drugs 9e app and the Tiziani Drug Calculations app will be available for purchase in December 2013. Drugs listed by therapeutic class and by body system Both trade names and generic drug names provided Each drug entry listed by available forms, action, use, dosage, adverse effects, interactions with other drugs Nursing points and cautions and Patient teaching and advice ensure quality patient care New focus on Patient teaching and advice. All existing drugs reviewed and updated. All new entries checked to ensure form, action, dose, usage, adverse effects, contraindication and precautions comply with current pharmaceutical guidelines. Cautions for drugs used during pregnancy and breastfeeding are highlighted with an icon. Cautions for sports related drugs are also highlighted with an icon.


Pocket Oncology

Filename: pocket-oncology.pdf
ISBN: 9781451187625
Release Date: 2014
Number of pages: 352
Author: Alexander Drilon
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

Download and read online Pocket Oncology in PDF and EPUB Pocket Oncology, developed and edited by oncologists at Memorial Sloan-Kettering Cancer Center, is a simple, yet comprehensive, review of basic principles of cancer management. Prepared in the style and format of books in the popular Pocket Notebook series, Pocket Oncology is intended as a quick reference presented in easy to read bulleted text, and using diagrams and charts where appropriate. Each oncologic disease is presented on two facing pages that review initial clinical presentation, pathophysiology, staging, current standard of care treatments, and active areas of current research. Edited by Alexander Drilon and Michael Postow, the content of the book has been written by medical oncology fellows and each disease entity has been authoritatively reviewed by an oncologist with specific expertise in each subspecialty of oncology. Features: • simple, comprehensive, review of basic principles of oncology in easy to read bulleted text, using diagrams and charts where appropriate. • its small size makes it easy to carry the pocket of a lab coat for quick reference to information while in the hospital or oncology clinic. • perfect for medical students, residents, fellows, physician assistants, and nurses who perform daily oncologic care.


McGraw Hill Nurses Drug Handbook Seventh Edition

Filename: mcgraw-hill-nurses-drug-handbook-seventh-edition.pdf
ISBN: 0071799427
Release Date: 2013-04-25
Number of pages: 1456
Author: Patricia Schull
Publisher: Mcgraw-hill

Download and read online McGraw Hill Nurses Drug Handbook Seventh Edition in PDF and EPUB Best Value on the Market! The drug guide nurses count on to safely administer more than 4,000 drugs McGraw-Hill Nurse’s Drug Handbook, Seventh Edition provides everything nurses must know to protect themselves and their patients when administering drugs. The Handbook delivers the evidence base needed to administer more than 3,000 brandname and 1,000 generic drugs--along with important administration and monitoring instructions. The drug monographs are designed for easy understanding and quick access to essential facts. For the safest, most effective drug administration possible, you'll find: Full monographs on 1,000+ drugs, including 29 new ones NEW FDA black box warnings and adverse drug reactions Special icons pointing out hazardous and high-alert drugs Expanded 36-page safe drug administation insert Guidance on drug interactions including foods, herbals, and behavior NEW safety insert on sanctioned guidelines for timely administration of scheduled drugs and new appendix on current drug shortages


Davis s Drug Guide for Nurses

Filename: davis-s-drug-guide-for-nurses.pdf
ISBN: 9780803657052
Release Date: 2016-05-25
Number of pages: 1488
Author: April Hazard Vallerand
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Davis s Drug Guide for Nurses in PDF and EPUB SAFETY FIRST! 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. BONUS! FREE DIGITAL ACCESS www.DrugGuide.com Redeem the access code inside to unlock your one-year, free subscription to Davis''s Drug Guide Online, powered by Unbound Medicine. It''s accessible from your desktop, laptop, or any mobile device with a web browser 5,000-drug database and appendices Cross-referencing of drugs FDA drug news LIFE-SAVING GUIDANCE ... AT A GLANCE Red tab for high alert medications, plus in-depth high alert and patient safety coverage Red, capitalized letters for life-threatening side effects NEW! REP heading for use of drugs in males and females of reproductive age Drug-drug, drug-food, drug-natural product interactions Pedi, Geri, OB, and Lactation cautions IV administration subheads REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies) icon Pharmacogenomic content and icon Canadian-specific content Much more! LEARNING, CARE-PLANNING, AND PATIENT EDUCATION TOOLS Online at DavisPlus (Redeem the Plus Code on the inside front cover of a new, printed text to access your DavisPlus resources.) Audio library for 1,200+ drug names Three tutorials, each with a self-test Calculators for body mass index (BMI), metric conversions, IV drip rates, dosage/kg, and Fahrenheit/Celsius Interactive case studies, brief, real-life scenarios that are followed by a series of question Med-Deck-style cards Video clips illustrating the safe administration of medications Animations demonstrating the administration and absorption of oral drugs Schematic brain illustrations depicting the impact of certain DSM disorders and the effect of psychotropic medications on patients Reviews for Davis''s Drug Guide for Nurses, 14th Edition: "I''m a BSN student, and this book has been an excellent resource. When my instructors ask me questions about medications, I know I will be able to answer any questions they have with this book... This was the book my toughest clinical instructor recommended to me, and my classmates who have other drug manuals wish they had this one." - Honor F., Nursing Student "As a student nurse, I spend more time with this book than I do with my family. Easy to read, good layout, informative, to the point. It was required by my program and I have found it to be a wonderful resource." - Jen S., Nursing Student "I am able to write nursing plans, understand disease process, and proper administration of drugs all because of this one book." - Kia S. "Simply put, the best drug guide out there." - Amazon Reviewer


Nurse s Pocket Guide

Filename: nurse-s-pocket-guide.pdf
ISBN: 9780803639669
Release Date: 2013-03-04
Number of pages: 1279
Author: Marilynn E Doenges
Publisher: F.A. Davis

Download and read online Nurse s Pocket Guide in PDF and EPUB Updated with NANDA-I 2012-2014 Diagnoses. This quick-reference tool has what you need to select the appropriate diagnosis to plan your patient’s care effectively. The 13th Edition features all the latest nursing diagnoses and updated interventions. Plus, Davis’s Nursing Diagnosis and Care Planning Resource Center online features a searchable database with 800 diagnoses, plus a wealth of clinical tools and valuable information for care planning and nursing diagnosis (davisplus.fadavis.com)