Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide
A comprehensive, annual guide for practicing nurses and nursing students, 2012 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide uses the nursing process to provide ... Show synopsis A comprehensive, annual guide for practicing nurses and nursing students, 2012 Lippincott's Nursing Drug Guide uses the nursing process to provide quick A-to-Z access to current, vital drug information. The book has complete monographs on over 700 common drugs and summaries of key information on more than 200 less commonly used drugs in the appendices. Complete monographs contain generic and trade names, pronunciations, pregnancy risk category, controlled substance schedule (if appropriate), drug classes, therapeutic actions, indications, contraindications and cautions, available forms, dosages, pharmacokinetics, IV facts (if appropriate), adverse effects, interactions, nursing considerations (including assessment, interventions, teaching points). The book also has a 32-page full-color photoguide to pills and capsules for easy reference, and multiple appendices that summarize key clinical information. The electronic ancillary (online toolkit) includes NCLEX-style review questions, patient teaching sheets and other patient safety resources, pharmacology information, tips for special populations, dosage calculator, a link to CE tests, and many more resources.