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Critical Care Intravenous Infusion Drug Handbook

Compact and easy to use, this handy reference focuses on the information you need to administer intravenous medications in critical care and emergency environments. Essential coverage of 48 of the most common and complex IV drugs, including drip rate calculation charts, drug calculation formulae, and much more help you safely and efficiently administer IV drugs.

Spiral Bound, 360 Pages

Published: April 2009

Imprint: Mosby

ISBN: 978-0-323-06657-0

Contents

  • Sources

    Drug Calculation Formulae

    Section I: Critical Care Intravenous Infusion Drugs –Mixing and Compatibility

    Quick Mixing Guide

    Compatibility and Incompatibility Chart


    Section II: Intravenous Infusion Drugs

    1. Abciximab (ReoPro)

    2. Alteplase (Activase)

    3. Aminophylline (Theophylline)

    4. Amiodarone (Cordarone)

    5. Argatroban (Acova)

    6. Atracurium (Tracrium)

    7. Bivalriudin (Angiomax)

    8. Cisatracurium (Nimbex)

    9. Conivaptan (Vaprisol) NEW!

    10. Dexmedetomidine (Precedex)

    11. Diltiazem (Cardziem)

    12. Dobutamine (Dobutrex)

    13. Dopamine (Intropin)

    14. Drotrecogin Alfa (Xigris)

    15. Epinephrine (Adrenalin) Injection

    16. Eptifibatide (Integrilin)

    17. Esmolol (Brevibloc)

    18. Fenoldopam (Corlopam)

    19. Haloperidol (Haldol)

    20. Heparin

    21. Ibutilide (Corvert)

    22. Immune Globulin Intravenous (Gamimune, Gammargard, Gammar-P, Sandoglobulin)

    23. Inamrinone (Inocor)

    24. Infliximab (Remicade)

    25. Insulin Drip

    26. Isoproterenol (Isuprel)

    27. Labetalol (Trandate)

    28. Lepirudin (Refludan)

    29. Lidocaine (Xylocaine)

    30. Lorazepam (Ativan)

    31. Magnesium Sulfate NEW!

    32. Midazolam (Versed)

    33. Milrinone (Primacor)

    34. Nesiritide (Natrecor)

    35. Nicardipine (Cardene) NEW!

    36. Nitroglycerin

    37. Nitroprusside (Nipride)

    38. Norepinephrine (Levophed)

    39. Octreotide (Sandostatin)

    40. Pantoprazole (Protonix)

    41. Phenylephrine (Neo-Synephrine)

    42. Potassium Chloride NEW!

    43. Procainamide (Pronestyl)

    44. Propofol (Diprivan)

    45. Reteplase (Retavase)

    46. Tenecteplase (TNKase)

    47. Tirofiban HCL (Aggrastat)

    48. Vasopressin (Pitressin)


    Section III: ACLS Guidelines for Adult Emergency Cardiac Care Algorithms

    Pulseless Ventricular Tachycardia (VT)/Ventricular Fibrillation (VF)

    Asystole

    Pulseless Electrical Activity (PEA)

    Pulseless Electrical Activity (PEA): Clinical Signs and Treatment

    Symptomatic Bradycardia

    Narrow QRS Tachycardia

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