This portable, student-friendly reference provides information on 50 drug classifications and more than 4,000 individual generic and trade name drugs — including 20 new FDA-approved drugs. Drug monographs are organized alphabetically for quick reference, and important data on interactions and therapeutic outcomes is also included to help prevent errors. In all, this full-color reference equips you with all the information you could possibly need to master safe drug administration in a wide variety of scenarios.
Visual Guide to Using this Book (inside front cover) Recommended Childhood and Adolescent Immunization Schedule for the United States Individual Drug Monographs Drug Categories Appendixes:
A. Selected New Drugs B. Opthalmic, Nasal, Topical, and Otic Products C. Vaccines and Toxoids D. Abbreviations and Pregnancy Categories E. Immunization Schedules F. Standard Precautions G. Mechanism and Sites of Action Color Illustrations H. Photo Atlas of Drug Administration
Index Safe Medication Administration Guide Nomogram for Calculation of Body Surface Area Formulas for Drug Calculations Syringe Compatibility Chart (inside back cover)