Gahart's 2019 Intravenous Medications A Handbook for Nurses and Health Professionals

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Author: Betty Gahart, RN, Adrienne Nazareno, PharmD, Meghan Ortega, RN, BSN
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Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication Date: 2019
ISBN 10: 0323612725
ISBN 13: 9780323612722
eISBN: 9780323612739
Edition: 35th
Description:
Equip yourself to safely administer more than 400 intravenous drugs with the #1 IV drug handbook on the market! Now in its 35th edition, Gahart's 2019 Intravenous Medications: A Handbook for Nurses and Health Professionals continues to be the most proven resource for comprehensive drug coverage, unparalleled accuracy, and an intuitive quick-access format. In addition to updating drug interactions, precautions, alerts, and patient teaching instructions for all existing IV drugs, this new 35th edition includes over a dozen new monographs of the most recent IV drugs to be approved by the FDA. When being inaccurate or out-of-date is not an option, Gahart's annual publication and 40-year history of impeccable accuracy offers the confidence and proven guidance you need to safely and effectively administer any IV drug available today. *Annual publication prevents users from referencing outdated information. *40-year history of impeccable accuracy reinforces the importance of safe IV drug administration. *Monographs on more than 400 IV drugs offers an impressive breadth of coverage that goes well beyond any comparable drug reference. *The perfect depth of information contains everything that is needed by today's clinicians for safe administration of IV drugs - nothing less, nothing more. *Proven, clinically-optimized page layout keeps all dosage information for each drug on either a single page or a two-page spread to prevent hand contamination by having to turn a page. *Highlighted Black Box Warnings and relevant content make locating critical information fast and easy. *Special circumstances in blue-screened text call attention to important circumstances that may not warrant black box warnings. *Convenient, alphabetical format organizes all drug monographs by generic name, allowing users to find any drug in seconds. *Dilution and dosage charts within monographs provide quick access to essential clinical information. *Life stage dosage variances are highlighted for geriatric, pediatric, infant, and neonatal patients. *Additional drug monographs not included in the printed guide are housed on the companion Evolve website. (Drugs found in ebook formats.) *NEW! Over a dozen new drug monographs provide current, clinically relevant drug information for the most recent IV drugs to be approved by the FDA. *NEW! Updates on drug interactions, precautions, alerts, and more have been made throughout the guide to reflect all changes to existing medications.
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