2020 Nurse's Drug Handbook
ISBN: 1284167909
EAN13: 9781284167900
Language: English
Publication Date: November 25, 2019
Pages: 1400
Weight: 1.11 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
The Jones & Bartlett Learning 2020 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 2020 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 - Updated antineoplastic drug therapy appendix - Addition of bolded Life-Threatening Adverse Reactions (ADRs)