Saunders Nursing Drug Handbook 2022 E-Book (Kobo eBook)

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  • Over 1,000 generic name drugs, encompassing over 4,000 trade name drugs, are organized alphabetically with A-to-Z tabs for quick and easy access.
  • Detailed information for each drug distinguishes side effects and adverse reactions to help you identify which are most likely to occur.
  • Highlighting of high-alert drugs helpspromote safe administration of drugs that pose the greatest risk for patient harm; an appendix includes drug names that sound alike or look alike.
  • UNIQUE! Herbal information is included in the appendix and on the Evolve companion website,covering the interactions and effects of commonly encountered herbs.
  • Classifications section features an overview of actions and uses for drug families.
  • Top 100 Drugs list helps you easily identify the most frequently administered drugs.
  • Nursing considerations are organized in a functional nursing process framework and include headings for baseline assessment, intervention/evaluation, and patient/family teaching.
  • Information on lifespan and disorder-related dosage variations equips you with special considerations for pediatric, geriatric, hepatic, and immune- or renal-compromised patients.
  • Extensive IV content features IV compatibilities/IV incompatibilities and breaks down key information with headings on reconstitution, rate of administration, and storage.
  • Fixed combinations are included in dosages of each combined drug directly within the individual monographs, to help you understand different drug dose options for specific diseases.
  • Cross-references to the 400 top U.S. brand-name drugs are located throughout the book for easy access.
  • Customizable and printable monographs for 100 of the most commonly used drugs are located on Evolve, along with quarterly drug updates.
  • Therapeutic and toxic blood level information promotes safe drug administration.
  • Comprehensive IV Compatibility Chart foldout arms you with compatibility information for 65 intravenous drugs.
  • List of newly approved drugs in the front of the book makes it easy to locate the latest drugs.
  • Callouts in a sample drug monograph highlight key features tohelp you understand how to use the book more efficiently.