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Pearson Intravenous Drug Guide 2011-2012, Coursesmart eTextbook, 2nd Edition

By Billie A. Wilson, Margaret T. Shannon, Carolyn L. Stang

Published by Prentice Hall

Published Date: Aug 27, 2010

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For courses in Fundamentals of Nursing, Medical Surgical Nursing, and Pharmacology.


Pearson Intravenous Drug Guide 2011—2012 provides current, reliable I.V. drug information in an easily accessible format.  This comprehensive guide details all intravenous medications with preparation and administration so complete no other IV resource is necessary. All drugs are listed alphabetically by generic names for quick reference, with an index that includes both generic and trade names. It covers important nursing information, such as adverse reactions, interactions, and side effects, making this an essential quick-reference guide for anyone in the nursing field or studying to enter into it.


Table of Contents

Editorial Review Panel


Classification Scheme and Prototype Drugs

Alphabetical Entries for Generic Intravenous Drugs


Appendix A. U.S. Schedules of Controlled Substances

Appendix B. FDA Pregnancy Categories

Appendix C. Glossary of Key Terms, Clinical Conditions, and Associated Signs and Symptoms

Appendix D. Abbreviations

Appendix E. Recommendations for the Safe Handling of Cytotoxic Drugs

Appendix F. Toxicity Grades Associated with Chemotherapy




Common Drug IV-Site Compatibility Chart

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$24.99 | ISBN-13: 978-0-13-255782-5