Mosby's Nursing Drug Cards - 22nd Edition

Mosby's Nursing Drug Cards

22nd Edition

Authors: Patricia Nutz
Imprint: Mosby

Description

Plan care and prepare for clinicals with Mosby's Nursing Drug Cards, 22nd Edition! More than 360 durable cards make it easy to find pharmacologic details and nursing management guidelines for over 750 generic and 600 brand-name drugs. Each 4 x 6 card provides essential nursing information including descriptions, use(s), mechanism(s), pharmacokinetics, side/adverse effects, contraindications/precautions, interactions, dosing, and nursing management priorities. Organized alphabetically, Mosby's Nursing Drug Cards provide quick access to the information you need to prepare care plans and review medication orders.

Key Features

  • More than 360 colorful 4"x 6" cards include cards for individual drugs plus drug category cards for 65 categories of drugs.
  • Coverage of over 750 generic and over 600 brand-name drugs provides one-stop access to the information most needed for clinical practice.
  • Concise entries feature generic name, pronunciation, category, pregnancy category, brand name, dosage forms, use(s), mechanism(s), pharmacokinetics, side/adverse effects, contraindications/precautions, interactions, dosing, and nursing management priorities.
  • Black Box Warnings highlight high-alert drugs.
  • NANDA-I approved nursing diagnoses for all drug categories familiarize you with the application of nursing diagnoses in pharmacology.
  • Convenient appendix provides access to additional drug information such as antagonists and antidotes, nutritional supplements, and look-alike/sound-alike drug names.
  • Common conversion formulas are found on the inside lid of the box.

Table of Contents

Preface

Contents

Abbreviations

Management of ingested drug overdose

Critical Thinking card

Drug cards

Category cards

Appendices

A. Antagonists and Antidotes, flumazenil

B. Antagonists and Antidotes, naloxone

C. Antagonists and Antidotes, digoxin immune fab

D. Drug dosages calculations

E. Look-alike/sound-alike drug names

F. Nutritional supplements

Blank cards

Index

Details

Language:
English
Imprint:
Mosby
eBook ISBN:
9780323172936

About the Author

Patricia Nutz

Affiliations and Expertise

Professional Nurse Educator, School of Nursing, Jameson Memorial Hospital, New Castle, PA