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Author Schull, Patricia Dwyer.

Title McGraw-Hill Nurse's drug handbook / Patricia Dwyer Schull.

Imprint New York : McGraw-Hill Medical, c2011.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 2nd Floor Stacks  615.58 Sch81m 2011    ---  Available
Edition 6th ed.
Description xxii, 1434 p. : col. ill. ; 20 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 1379-1380) and index.
Contents pt. 1. Drug monographs A to Z -- Safe drug administration : Drug compatibilities ; Conversions and calculations ; Medication reconciliation ; Drug names that look or sound alike ; Tall man letters ; Tablets and capsules not to crush ; Identifying injection sites ; Monitoring blood levels ; Effects of dialysis on drug therapy ; Anaphylaxis: treatment guidelines ; Adult cardiac arrest: treatment guidelines ; Pediatric cardiac arrest: treatment guidelines ; Acute coronary syndrome: treatment guidelines ; Preventing and treating extravasation ; Guidelines for handling, preparing, and administering hazardous drugs ; Managing poisoning and overdoses -- Photogallery of common tablets and capsules -- pt. 2. Drug classes -- Vitamins and minerals -- Herbs and supplements -- pt. 3. Appendices : A. Common anesthetic drugs ; B. Common combination drug products ; C. Adult immunization schedule by age group ; D. Childhood immunization schedule by age group ; E. Adolescent immunization schedule by age group ; F. Normal laboratory values for blood tests ; G. Drug infusion rates ; H. Identifying life-threatening adverse reactions ; I. Potentially inappropriate drugs for elderly patients ; J. Hazardous drugs ; K. Drugs that prolong the QT interval ; L. Most commonly used drugs in nursing specialities ; M. Top 200 most commonly prescribed drugs.
Subject Drugs -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pharmaceutical Preparations -- administration & dosage.
Drug Therapy.
Nurses' Instruction.
Added Title Nurse's drug handbook
ISBN 9780071756099

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