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2021 Lippincott pocket drug guide for nurses / Rebecca G. Tucker, PhD, ACNPC, MEd, RN.

Tucker, Rebecca G., (author.).

Available copies

  • 1 of 1 copy available at Evergreen Indiana.

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0 current holds with 1 total copy.

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Kendallville PL - Kendallville Main Branch NEW WELLNESS PRESCRIPTIONS Lippincott (Text) 37516002067409 Adult New Book Shelf-Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 197515889X
  • ISBN: 9781975158897
  • Physical Description: viii, 551 pages ; 13 cm
  • Publisher: Philadelphia : Wolters Kluwer, [2020]

Content descriptions

Bibliography, etc. Note:
Includes bibliographical references (page 501) and index.
Formatted Contents Note:
Guide to abbreviations -- Alphabetical listing of drugs by generic name -- Patient safety and medication administration. The rights of medication administration ; Keeping patients safe ; Avoiding dangerous abbreviations ; Reporting medication errors ; Guidelines for safe disposal of medications. -- Appendices. Appendix A: Alternative and complementary therapies ; Appendix B: Topical drugs ; Appendix C: Ophthalmic drugs ; Appendix D: Laxatives ; Appendix E: Combination products by therapeutic class ; Appendix F: Hormonal contraceptives ; Appendix G: Commonly used biologicals.
Summary, etc.:
"The 2021 Lippincott Pocket Drug Guide for Nurses provides current, vital drug information in a nutshell. This handy pocket guide by Rebecca Tucker gives essential information on over 4,200 medications, including 38 generic drugs newly approved by the FDA, in an easy-access A-to-Z format. The drug monographs include generic and trade names, drug classes, pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule, black box warnings, indications & dosages, dose adjustments, adverse effects, drug interactions, nursing considerations, and patient teaching. A special section following the A-to-Z drugs provides essential Patient Safety information. Appendices cover topical and ophthalmic medications, laxatives, combination products, contraceptives, biological agents (vaccines), and more."--Publisher's description.
Subject: Drugs > Administration > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Nursing > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Pharmaceutical Preparations.
Drug Therapy.
Pharmacological and Toxicological Phenomena.
Genre: Handbook.
Nurses Instruction.
Handbooks and manuals.

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