A new and updated version of this best-selling resource! Jones and Bartlett Publisher's 2011 Nurse's Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference! It provides: Accurate, timely facts on hundreds of drugs from abacavir sulfate to Zyvox; Concise, consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically; No-nonsense writing style that speaks your language in terms you use everyday; Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names for quick reference. It has all the vital information you need at your fingertips: Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule; Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information; Incompatibilities, contraindications; interactions with drugs, food, and activities, and adverse reactions; Nursing considerations, including key patient-teaching points; Vital features include mechanism-of-action illustrations showing how drugs at the cellular, tissue, or organ levels and dosage adjustments help individualize care for elderly patients, patients with renal impairment, and others with special needs; Warnings and precautions that keep you informed and alert.Opiate Detoxification Using short-term Follow VS: atfirst sx of withdrawal, give 10 mg methadone po (liquid) Repeat VS at 1 hr ... Give the stabilization dose for the next 2 days in divided doses Then taper methadone by5 mg/d or by 20% per day, ... QTc: do not start in a if QTc agt; 450 or in a if QTc agt; 430 ms; discontinue if QTc agt; 480) Contraindications: bradycardia, ... Use of Buprenorphine: +++ (Subutex: buprenorphine; Suboxone: buprenorphine + naloxone) Subutex should be used foranbsp;...
|Title||:||Tarascon Adult Psychiatrica|
|Publisher||:||Jones & Bartlett Publishers - 2011-01-07|