Davis S Drug Guide For Nurses

Author: Judith Hopfer Deglin
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803623089
Size: 15.53 MB
Format: PDF, ePub, Mobi
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Safety 1st The information nurses need...when, where, and how they need it! Today's most comprehensive nursing drug guide emphasizes safety 1st! Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, Twelfth Edition always puts safety first...emphasizing the information nurses need to know to administer medications competently and safely...across the lifespan. Well-organized monographs for hundreds of generic and thousands of trade name drugs reflect the latest FDA approvals and changes. The TWELFTH EDITION at a glance... NEW and UPDATED CONTENT NEW! Free, 1-year subscription to Drug Guide Online (DrugGuide.com) featuring over 1,500 complete drug monographs, the latest FDA approvals, and much more. UPDATED! Thoroughly reviewed, revised, and updated monographs. UPDATED! Evidence-based content related to pharmacotherapeutics. UPDATED! Full-color insert, including photographs of "Tall Man," high alert, and commonly seen drugs. NEW! Additional headings for special populations. EXPANDED! Herbal content. UPDATED! Cost information for 200 top drugs. UPDATED! Nursing diagnoses. Patient safety and preventing medication errors More high-alert coverage and patient safety information than any other drug guide. Life-threatening side effects... most frequently encountered problems "do not confuse with," "do not crush, break, or chew" medications how to avoid common errors, where appropriate. Drug-drug, drug-natural products, and drug-food interactions. How to administer medication safely by all routes, with information on... preparation and mixture of oral meds methods for parenteral administration, toxicity and signs of overdose dosing considerations for patients with renal or hepatic impairment much more! Thorough Patient and Family Teaching Guidelines. Well-structured and readable Organized by generic drug name, with an index that includes generic and trade names, classifications, combination drugs, and herbals. An engaging, easy-to-read style. Safety 1st with Unique clinical and learing tools! Online at DavisPlus (No fee. No password. No registration.) A wealth of interactive activities, tools, and resources provide even more ways to ensure safety 1st. NEW! Interactive Flash cards present the generic name of a drug on one side, and the brand name(s) and therapeutic classification on the other. NEW! Audio podcasts feature information on how to use Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses * evidence-based practice and pharmacotherapeutics * NEW! pharmacogenomics * medication errors * special dosing considerations * and educating patients. Animations demonstrate the administration and absorption of oral drugs and schematic brain illustrations depict the impact of certain DSM disorders and the effect of psychotropic medications on patients. Video Clips illustrate the safe administration of medications. Interactive Case Studies develop critical thinking skills through brief "real-life" scenarios followed by a series of questions with answers and rationales. Select Tutorials provide an evidence-based overview of safe and effective medication administration. (A multiple-choice self-test for each topic helps students assess their mastery.) And more!

Davis S Drug Guide For Nurses

Author: April Hazard Vallerand
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803657793
Size: 16.65 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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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.

Davis S Canadian Drug Guide For Nurses

Author: April Hazard Vallerand
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803657809
Size: 11.19 MB
Format: PDF, Mobi
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Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses® Canadian Version, 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. Canadian-specific content . . . monographs on drugs approved for use in Canada that are not FDA-approved for use in the US, additional Canadian trade names for many US-approved generic drugs, identified by a maple leaf icon, a summary of the similarities and differences between pharmaceutical practices in the US and Canada, special contributions by Holly G. Mansell, BSP, PharmD, Assistant Professor of Pharmacy, College of Pharmacy and Nutrition, University of Saskatchewan, Saskatoon, SK, Canada and Canadian Advisory Board of clinicians, educators, and students.

Davis S Drug Guide For Nurses Mobile And Web Edition With Auto Updates Powered By Unbound Medicine 11th Edition Cd Rom Version

Author: F A Davis Company
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803619332
Size: 12.16 MB
Format: PDF, Docs
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EXPECT MORE! MORE new and updated content! MORE focused on safe nursing practice! MORE high alert and IV drug information! Instantly access the power of Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, Eleventh Edition from your mobile device and from your laptop or desktop computer. Navigation is quick and easy.Search for a drug by generic or brand name, or use one of the nine specialized indexes.Use the drop-down menus to find the information you need, including indicationsaction/therapeutic effectspharmacokineticscontraindications/precautionsadverse reactions/side effectsinteractionsroute/dosage (including IV administration)implementationUS and Canadian brand namespregnancy categorytherapeutic classificationavailabilitytime/action profilenursing assessment (including lab test considerations) Access all of the Appendices. Synchronize your handheld to receive FREE updates. Sign up at www.DrugGuide.com, the online source for FREE monthly updates on the latest drug information or upgrade to the new enhanced subscription service, both powered by Unbound Medicine.