Title 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook, 17/e
Subtitle
Author Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN 9789384323400
List price Rs 1695.00
Price outside India Available on Request
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 1392
Book size 140 x 216 mm
Publishing year 2018
Original publisher Jones & Bartlett Learning
Published in India by Jones & Bartlett India Private Limited
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
About the book
  
 

Description:

Jones & Bartlett Learning 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference. Updated annually, it provides accurate and timely facts on hundreds of drugs from A-Z. Written in a no-nonsense style that speaks your language in terms you use every day, it offers concise and consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically.

 

The 2018 Nurse’s Drug Handbook includes:

 

  • Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names
  • Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category, and controlled substance schedule
  • Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information
  • Incompatibilities and contraindications
  • Interactions with drugs, food, and activities
  • Adverse reactions
  • Nursing considerations, including key teaching points for patients
  • Mechanism-of-action illustrations
  • Warnings and precautions

 

New drugs include: bezlotoximab (Zinplava), brivaracetam (Briviact), daclizumab (Zinbryta), ixekizumab (Taltz), lixisenatide (Adlyxin), obiltoxaximab (Anthim), phentermine (Adipex-P), plecanatide (Trulance), prasterone (Intrarosa), and reslizumab (Cinqair).

 

Contents:

Reviewers and Clinical Consultants

How to Use This Book

Foreword

Overview of Pharmacology

Principles of Drug Administration

Drug Therapy and the Nursing Process

 

Individual Drugs (organized alphabetically)

A

B

C

D

E F

G H I

J K L

M

N O

P

Q R S

T

U V W

X Y Z

 

Appendices

Safety Guidelines for Opioid Use

Parenteral Insulin Preparations

Oral Allergen Extracts

Antihistamines

Selected Ophthalmic Drugs

Selected Topical Drugs

Selected Antivirals

Selected Antineoplastic Drugs

Selected Antihypertensive Combinations

Selected Obstetrical Drugs

Vitamins

Interferons

Compatible Drugs in a Syringe

Drug Formulas and Calculations

Weights and Equivalents

Equianalgesic Doses for Opioid Agonists

Abbreviations

 

Index

 

About the Author:

Jones & Bartlett Learning

Founded in 1983, Jones & Bartlett Learning is a world-leading provider of instructional, assessment, and learning-performance management solutions for the secondary education, post-secondary education, and professional markets. We develop educational programs and services that improve learning outcomes and enhance student achievement by combining authoritative content written by respected authors with innovative, proven, and engaging technology applications that meet the diverse needs of today’s instructors, students, and professionals.

 

Target Audience:
This book is helpful for the students and academicians of Nursing and Pharmacology.

 

 
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