Mosby s Drug Guide for Nursing Students with 2016 Update

Author: Linda Skidmore-Roth
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323392914
Release Date: 2015-07-24
Genre: Medical

Find the reliable, in-depth drug information you need! Mosby's Drug Guide for Nursing Students, 11th Edition with 2016 Update keeps you up to date with this constantly changing field by providing information on more than 4,000 generic and trade name drugs — including 20 new FDA-approved drugs. Each drug monograph includes complete dosing, administration, and nursing process information, so you’ll always be sure that you’re practicing medication safety. In fact, what sets this handbook apart is its detailed coverage of rationales and explanations, drug-specific nursing diagnoses, and IV drug information. From trusted nursing pharmacology expert Linda Skidmore-Roth, the Drug Guide also includes a companion website with how-to videos, NCLEX® exam-style questions, patient teaching guidelines, and more. More than 4,000 generic and trade-name drugs are profiled, covering almost every drug you will administer in practice or in clinicals. Comprehensive drug monographs include generic names, Rx or OTC availability, pronunciations, U.S. and Canadian trade names, functional and chemical classification, controlled-substance schedule, do-not-confuse drugs, action, uses, unlabeled uses, dosages and routes, available forms, side effects, contraindications, precautions, pharmacokinetics, interactions (including drug/herb, drug/food and drug lab test), nursing considerations, and treatment of overdose. Alphabetical organization by generic name provides quick and easy access to vital information. Common and life-threatening side effects are organized by body system, showing signs to watch for during assessments. Black Box Warnings provide alerts to dangerous or life-threatening adverse reactions. Safety Alert icon highlights the most critical interactions and side effects. UNIQUE! Full-color inserts show how drugs work and provide fast access to basic intravenous administration techniques and skills. Coverage of IV drug administration highlights dosage and IV administration instructions, including safety considerations and Y-site, syringe, and additive compatibilities. Nursing Process steps are used as the framework for organizing all nursing care information. A companion website includes updates with recently approved drugs, videos and animations, drug dosage calculators, NCLEX® exam-style questions, Canadian drug information, patient teaching guidelines, and more. A table with complete pharmacokinetic information includes the mechanism and absorption of the drug as well as its action, duration, and excretion. Flexible, water-resistant cover provides durability in the clinical setting. 20 NEW monographs provide up-to-date content on added or newly released drugs. Thousands of new and updated drug facts cover areas such as doses, side effects, interactions, and nursing considerations. Ethnic alert icon indicates safety information specific to populations of varying ethnicities. Student resources on the Evolve companion website include video clips of medication administration via IV, injection, oral, topical, and drops; animations of how drugs act in the body; and safety content relating to the most common medication errors.

Davis s Canadian Drug Guide for Nurses

Author: April Hazard Vallerand
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803639775
Release Date: 2014-06-04
Genre: Medical

SAFETY FIRST! Davis's Canadian Drug Guide for Nurses®, Fourteenth 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--along with the Canadian-specific information you want. BONUS! FREE DIGITAL ACCESS One-year subscription to DrugGuide.com, Davis's Drug Guide Online, powered by Unbound Medicine. You'll have access to over 1,100 monographs from your desktop, laptop, or any mobile device with a web browser. LIFE-SAVING GUIDANCE...AT A GLANCE Canadian-specific content Full 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. Canadian Advisory Board of clinicians, educators, and students. Red tab for high alert medications, plus in-depth high alert and patient safety coverage. Red, CAPITALIZED letters for life-threatening side effects. Drug-drug, drug-food, drug-natural product interactions. Pedi, Geri, OB, and Lactation cautions. IV Administration subheads. REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies) icon. Pharmacogenomic content. Much more! LEARNING, CARE PLANNING, AND PATIENT EDUCATION TOOLS Online at DavisPlus NEW! Student resources online at DavisPlus. (Redeem the Plus Code on the inside front cover of a new, printed text to access your DavisPlus resources.) Student Resources More than 1,100 Nurse's Med Deck-style, printable drug monographs for care planning and patient education Audio library for 1,200+ drug names Self-test tutorials Calculators for body mass index (BMI), metric conversions, IV drip rates, dosage/kg, and Fahrenheit/Celsius Interactive case studies NEW! Complementary and Alternative Medicine 'Drag and Drop' activity Additional Resources Interactive flash cards Audio podcasts Video clips Animations Schematic brain illustrations Much more!

Davis s Pocket Clinical Drug Reference

Author: Shamim Tejani
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803623057
Release Date: 2009-03-16
Genre: Medical

The best pocket drug guide yet! Rely on this handy reference for at-the-bedside guidance on the safe administration of medications to adult, pediatric, and geriatric patients, as well as pregnant and lactating women, and those with renal impairments.

Davis s Comprehensive Handbook Of Laboratory diagnostic Tests with Nursing Implications

Author: Anne M Van Leeuwen
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803668157
Release Date: 2017-01-15
Genre: Medical

The information nurses need…when, where, and how they need it! Nursing-focused and easy-to-read, this handbook delivers all of the information you need to understand how tests work, interpret their results, and provide quality patient care—pre-test, intra-test, and post-test. Tests and procedures are listed in alphabetical order by their complete name for quick reference. The integrated index allows fast searches by abbreviation, synonym, disease/disorder, specimen type, or test classification. Plus, a Body Systems Appendix includes a list of common laboratory and diagnostic tests for each body system as well as nutrition-related lab tests.

Davis s Drug Guide for Rehabilitation Professionals

Author: Charles D Ciccone
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803640047
Release Date: 2013-03-21
Genre: Medical

A one-of-a-kind guide specifically for rehabilitation specialists! A leader in pharmacology and rehabilitation, Charles Ciccone, PT, PhD offers a concise, easy-to-access resource that delivers the drug information rehabilitation specialists need to know. Organized alphabetically by generic name, over 800 drug monographs offer the most up-to-date information on drug indications, therapeutic effects, potential adverse reactions, and much more! A list of implications for physical therapy at the end of each monograph helps you provide the best possible care for your patients. It’s the perfect companion to Pharmacology in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition!

Pathophysiology E Book

Author: Jacquelyn L. Banasik
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323510424
Release Date: 2018-01-17
Genre: Medical

Develop a strong understanding of pathophysiology. Pathophysiology, 6th Edition explores the etiology, pathogenesis, clinical manifestations, and treatment of diseases and disorders. Each section focuses on the major alterations in the homeostasis of the body systems in order to provide you with a unifying framework. Current scientific findings and relevant global research are integrated throughout the book, with chapters organized by body system, beginning with an illustrated review of anatomy and normal physiology. Each chapter includes a discussion on the disease processes and abnormalities that may occur, with a focus on the pathophysiologic concepts involved. Written by leading educators, this text simplifies a rigorous subject with practical learning resources, an emphasis on critical thinking, and coverage of the latest scientific findings and relevant research. Plus, more than 1,000 updated, full color illustrations and photos throughout, give you a chance to visualize disease and disease processes and gain a clearer understanding of the material. Easy-to-read style is simplified by input from readability experts, and includes many tables, boxes, and figures to highlight key content. Student-friendly learning resources in the text include chapter outlines, bolded key terms, key questions, Key Points boxes, and chapter summaries. Pediatric and Geriatric Considerations boxes include brief analyses of age-related changes associated with specific body systems. A comprehensive glossary defines terms and includes audio pronunciations on the Evolve companion website. NEW! Global Health Care boxes inform you about global healthcare concerns such as HIV/AIDS, Ebola, Tropical Diseases and more. Includes prevalence, mechanism of disease and transmission. NEW! Over 1,000 illustrations help clarify complex pathophysiological concepts and make the book visually appealing NEW! Thorough chapter updates include the latest information on new treatment advances, 100 new figures for improved clarity, and much more throughout the text.

2019 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses

Author: Amy M. Karch
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9781975126490
Release Date: 2018-08-24
Genre: Medical

Publisher's Note: Products purchased from 3rd Party sellers are not guaranteed by the Publisher for quality, authenticity, or access to any online entitlements included with the product. The 2019 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses provides current, vital drug information “in a nutshell for the nurse on-the-go.” Written by Amy Karch, this handy pocket guide by the same author gives essential information on over 2,000 medications, including 25 generic drugs newly approved by the FDA, in an easy-access A-to-Z format. The “mini” drug monographs include generic and trade names, drug class, pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule, “black box” warnings, indications & dosages, dose adjustments, adverse effects, drug interactions, nursing considerations, and patient teaching. Detailed appendices cover topical and ophthalmic medications, laxatives, combination products, contraceptives, and biological agents (vaccines). The pocket-sized 2019 Lippincott's Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses will quickly become your go-to-guide for important drug facts and vital patient safety tips & alerts.

RNotes Nurse s Clinical Pocket Guide

Author: Ehren Myers
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803689701
Release Date: 2018-05-21
Genre: Medical

Access the clinically oriented content you need to deliver safe and effective health care in hospital and home settings for all of your patients. Its handy pocket size and waterproof pages are great for students and educators on the go, while NCLEX tips, highlighted throughout, make it perfect for those preparing for the licensure exam.

Med Notes

Author: Judith Hopfer Deglin
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803624207
Release Date: 2009-09-28
Genre: Medical

Instant access to all of the essential medical information you need! Drawing on the content of its best-selling parent reference, Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses, it provides essential information on over 170 top medications commonly prescribed in acute and ambulatory care, including high-alert and emergency drugs! Quickly find content on patient safety—with vital information on pediatric and geriatric considerations—as well as precautions for all vulnerable populations.

Nurse s Pocket Guide

Author: Marilynn E Doenges
Publisher: F.A. Davis
ISBN: 9780803644779
Release Date: 2016-01-13
Genre: Medical

This quick-reference tool has what you need to select the appropriate diagnosis to plan your patients’ care effectively. The 14th Edition features all the latest nursing diagnoses and updated interventions.

Nurse s Med Deck

Author: Judith Hopfer Deglin
Publisher: F A Davis Company
ISBN: 0803619154
Release Date: 2008-06-01
Genre: Medical

Provides information on approximately 400 generic drugs and 40 group monographs. The color-coded index lists generic, trade names, drug classification and combination drugs. Comes with 42 drug classifications on yellow cards that directly follow the index. Identifies high-alert medications to protect patient safety as well as Therapeutic Effects sections that advise students on anticipated patient outcomes. Houses cards in a portable plastic carrying pouch--perfect for students who wish to carry the cards wherever they go. Includes the full CD-ROM Resource Kit from Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 11th Edition plus the FREE Student and Instructor Resources available on DavisPlus.

Nursing Pharmacology

Author: April Hazard Vallerand
Publisher: Springhouse Publishing Company
ISBN: 0874349036
Release Date: 1997-01-01
Genre: Medical

Now in its 3rd edition, this is a down-to-earth guide for one of the most challenging nursing subjects. As in all "Springhouse Notes" titles, it features decision trees to enhance quick mastery of critical thinking skills and the chapter overviews keep students' study choices on track.