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By Amy M. Karch

Quick A-to-Z entry to present, exact Drug Information!

The 2012 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide, the great nursing drug source for nurses and nursing scholars, is now up to date with greater than 1,200 additions and adjustments to supply the main exact drug details available.

This entire drug advisor accommodates the nursing approach to supply vast medicine details, with whole monographs on seven hundred universal drugs—including 15 new drugs—and appendices that summarize key details on two hundred much less primary medicines. equipped alphabetically by way of favourite drug identify, this drug source offers quick entry to the data had to hinder drug mistakes and administer medicines thoroughly and accurately.

The 2012 Lippincott's Nursing Drug consultant offers:
* greater than 1,200 new additions, adjustments, and updates on symptoms, dosages, and administration
* NEW signals to MRSA-risk antibiotics
* NEW “Tall Man” lettering to avoid confusion of equally named medicines
* NEW appendix of drug-related web content, together with the nutrients and Drug management (FDA) and facilities for affliction keep an eye on (CDC) sites
* whole monographs containing widespread and exchange names, pronunciations, being pregnant probability type, managed substance agenda, drug periods, healing activities, symptoms, contraindications and cautions, to be had varieties, dosages, pharmacokinetics, IV proof, antagonistic results, interactions, and nursing considerations—including review, interventions, instructing issues
* A photograph "alert" image for medications that can not be beaten, minimize, or chewed
* A 32-page full-color photograph advisor to drugs and pills
* Icons picking out risky medicines and new symptoms
* Interactions through drug-drug, drug-food, drug-lab exams, and drug-alternative remedy
* An appendix for top practices on disposal of medicines
* An appendix of sufferer instructing to avoid medicine error
* An appendix with mini-monographs on over two hundred much less time-honored drugs

On the better half website—NEW drug info and resources!
* NCLEX-style evaluate questions
* Patient-teaching aids and different sufferer protection resources
* suggestions for designated populations
* Reference tools
 

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