Key Features

Comprehensive coverage of drugs in use to offer security in any clinical setting

Succinct and clear information in boxes, lists etc to facilitate assimilation of information ‘on the spot’

Attractive page design and well signposted layout to enable quick access to the right information

Flexicover to maintain quality in a clinical setting and when frequently used

Covers basic pharmacology including drug absorption and metabolism as well as explaining how drugs actually work

Fully up to date with government guidelines e,g, from NICE, the Resuscitation Council and the British Thoracic Society etc.

Additional sections on the legal aspects of administering and prescribing drugs, drug calculations and paediatric doses

Details

No. of pages:
464
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Churchill Livingstone
Print ISBN:
9780443102172
Electronic ISBN:
9780702061547

About the editor

Ann Richards

Affiliations and Expertise

Senior Lecturer, Department of Nursing & Paramedic Sciences, University of Hertfordshire, Hatfield, UK