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Nursing 2009 Student Drug Handbook

Nursing 2009 Student Drug Handbook - 10th edition

Nursing 2009 Student Drug Handbook - 10th edition

ISBN13: 9780781788830

ISBN10: 0781788838

Nursing 2009 Student Drug Handbook by Springhouse - ISBN 9780781788830
Edition: 10TH 09
Copyright: 2009
Publisher: Lippincott-Raven Publishers
Published: 2009
International: No
Nursing 2009 Student Drug Handbook by Springhouse - ISBN 9780781788830

ISBN13: 9780781788830

ISBN10: 0781788838

Edition: 10TH 09

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Summary

Nursing2009 Student Drug Handbookprovides comprehensive, student-focused information on over 750 generic and over 3,500 trade-name drugs in an easy-to-use A-to-Z format, including recently-approved drugs and indications. Each entry is organized by the nursing process, including assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning and implementation, patient teaching, and evaluation. The book has High Alert logos, New Drug logos, and New Indication logos, and rapid-onset interactions are highlighted for safety. Other features include a 16-page full-color photoguide to over 200 tablets and capsules; coverage of 40 pharmacologic and therapeutic classifications with prototype drugs highlighted; nursing process sections in every drug entry; and I.V. administration sections with incompatibilities. A companion Website includes over 300 NCLEX-style questions, including alternate-format questions.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents

Contributors and consultants How to use Nursing 2009 Student Drug Handbook Guide to abbreviations Drug therapy and the nursing process Essentials of dosage calculations Drug administration routes Drug administration safety Drug classifications Alphabetical listing of drugs Photoguide to tablets and capsules Herbal medicines Appendices: Glossary Preventing miscommunication Pregnancy risk categories Controlled substance schedules Combination drug products Toxic drug-drug interactions Dialyzable drugs Herb-drug interactions Dietary teaching for drug therapy Table of equivalents and conversions Adverse reactions misinterpreted as age-related changes Drugs that shouldn't be crushed Normal laboratory test values English-to-Spanish drug phrase translator Acknowledgments Index

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