Pediatric Dosage Handbook

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp Incorporated
ISBN: 1591952832
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

The Pediatric Dosage Handbook continues to be the trusted resource for all medical professionals managing pediatric patients. It features over 855 drug monographs with up to 39 fields of information in each, and uses FDA "Tall Man" lettering to help distinguish drugs with look-a-like names.

Pediatric Dosage Handbook with International Trade Names Index

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp Incorporated
ISBN: 1591952689
Release Date: 2009
Genre: Medical

Lexi-Comp's Pediatric Dosage Handbook with International Trade Names Index, 16th Edition, continues as the most trusted dosing reference for neonates, infants, and children. This practical guide includes an alphabetical drug section, a comprehensive appendix of comparative charts, tables, and supporting information, a therapeutic category and key word index, and an international index with trade names from over 100 countries. With this edition, the handbook employs a new size and two-column format, making it easier than ever to use.

Medikamente in der P diatrie

Author: Dietmar Wigger
Publisher: Elsevier,Urban&FischerVerlag
ISBN: 9783437291708
Release Date: 2013-03-02
Genre: Medical

Sicherheit in der Medikamentenverordnung bei Kindern: Schnell und zuverlässig bietet das Buch alle praxisrelevanten Medikamente mit Darreichungsformen, Indikation, Dosierung, Dauer der Anwendung und Nebenwirkungen. Ausgesprochen wertvoll sind die ""Tipps und Tricks"": Erfahrungen aus dem Praxisalltag z.B. zu Wechselwirkungen mit anderen Medikamenten, Kontraindikationen, häufige Fehler und Maßnahmen bei Intoxikationen. Im Anhang finden Sie eine Liste der wichtigsten Wirkstoffe mit den entsprechenden deutschen Handelsnamen.

Dosage Calculations

Author: Gloria D. Pickar
Publisher: Cengage Learning
ISBN: 0766862860
Release Date: 2004
Genre: Medical

This perennial best seller has set the standard for dosage calculations. This formula method text contains more practice questions than any competitor; full color labels; equipment; pediatric dosages; and even advanced calculations. New to this edition are a more streamlined presentation; new drug labels; smaller doses for pediatric calculations; and an interactive CD-ROM with improved functionality

Mosby s Pharmacy Technician

Author: Elsevier
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323187886
Release Date: 2014-12-25
Genre: Medical

Completely revised and rebuilt to correspond to the latest Pharmacy Technician industry standards, Mosby's Pharmacy Technician: Principles and Practice, 4th Edition includes all the information on pharmacy practice, anatomy and physiology, math calculation, and pharmacology you need to prepare for a successful career as a Pharmacy Technician. This approachable text includes new chapters on Medication Safety and Error Prevention and Communication and Role of the Technician with the Customer/Patient, along with new information on the latest pharmacy laws, HIPAA, USP 797, and much more. With its clear writing, expert insight, and engaging study tools, you will be able to develop a better understanding of the complex pharmaceutical content you need to pass the PTCB examination and succeed on the job. Comprehensive coverage of the most important subject areas taught in pharmacy technician programs provides comprehensive coverage of pharmacy practice, A&P, and pharmacology to prepare you for the PTCE and your future jobs. Technician Scenarios and Technician Scenario Check-up boxes highlight real-world examples. Comprehensive drug tables with pill images and label photos make learning drug information easier. Tech Notes and Tech Alerts offer practical references related to the chapter subject matter. Mini drug monographs provide the drug information you need for the drugs covered in the text. A&P content is included in the Body Systems section to help you build a foundation for how drugs work in the human body. Technician’s Corner boxes include critical thinking exercises applicable to the chapter content. Pharmacist’s Perspective boxes provide insights from the eye of the pharmacist. NEW! Update of pharmacy laws offers the latest issues and information found on the PTCB examination, including: HIPAA, the Medicare Modernization Act recent legal changes due to the selling of pseudoephedrine products the issuance of multiple Schedule II prescriptions pending legislation requirements for Medicaid prescriptions NEW! Completely revised TOC includes chapters on community pharmacy practice, institutional pharmacy practice, additional pharmacy practice settings, and individual chapters on the body systems. UNIQUE! New chapter on Medication Safety and Error Prevention to address the growing reports of technician-related medication errors. NEW! Chapter on Communication and Role of the Technician with the Customer/Patient highlights the increased customer-facing role that pharmacy technicians are now expected to have. NEW! Revised chapter on Math Calculations provides simple rules and examples for practice. NEW! Discussion of USP 797 covers the latest guidelines on all prescription and OTC medicines, dietary supplements, and other healthcare products manufactured and sold in the U.S. set forth by the United States Pharmacopeia (USP). NEW! Full-color photographs of hospital, retail, and home healthcare offers a visual of key areas and automation in the practice of pharmacy.

P diatrische Notf lle

Author: Kurath, Stefan
Publisher: Schattauer Verlag
ISBN: 9783794529384
Release Date: 2013-10-08

Keine Angst vor kleinen Notfall-Patienten Wenn es um Notfall- oder Akutsituationen bei Kindern geht, zählt jede Sekunde. Gerade in dieser emotional sehr belastenden und oft gefürchteten Situation müssen Ärzte einen „kühlen Kopf“ bewahren und rasche Entscheidungen treffen: Welche Vitalfunktionen sind zu prüfen, wie sind die Normwerte definiert, welcher Algorithmus ist anzuwenden und welcher Wirkstoff zu verabreichen? Antworten darauf finden Sie blitzschnell und auf einen Blick in diesem handlichen Kitteltaschen-Begleiter – so knapp wie möglich und so ausführlich wie nötig. Ohne langes Suchen und kompliziertes Errechnen der richtigen Dosierung können Sie Kindern jeder Altersstufe in kritischen Situationen schnell und effektiv helfen. Empfehlenswert nicht nur für Pädiater, Intensivmediziner und Rettungssanitäter, sondern gerade auch für Ärzte, die nicht täglich mit pädiatrischen Notfällen konfrontiert sind.

Drug Therapy and Interactions in Pediatric Oncology

Author: Carolina Witchmichen Penteado Schmidt
Publisher: Springer
ISBN: 9783319388724
Release Date: 2016-10-21
Genre: Medical

There are few publications about drug interactions in chemotherapy and even less about pediatric oncology treatment. For this reason, the present book is intended to offer guidelines about drug interactions for physicians, pharmacists and the other healthcare professionals involved in the chemotherapy of pediatric patients. In this book the reader will have access to a primary introduction for the major diseases in pediatric oncology, followed by the major therapeutic protocols. Following that, the most important drug interactions in pediatric oncology treatment are presented and discussed in detail. Finally, important topics such as Drug-Food Interactions are addressed. Drug Therapy and Interactions in Pediatric Oncology focuses in great detail on the drug interactions in Pediatric Oncohematology and will be an indispensable resource in daily practice for a wide range of health providers.

Neonatal Formulary

Author: Sean B. Ainsworth
Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
ISBN: 9781118819593
Release Date: 2014-11-10
Genre: Medical

Neonatal Formulary is a unique publication that provides comprehensive guidance on the safe use of all the drugs prescribed during pregnancy and commonly given to babies during labour, delivery, and the first year of life. This new edition provides improved and detailed coverage of the many drugs that are given to women during pregnancy and during lactation where the baby's welfare must be borne in mind as well as that of the mother. Thus the whole 'pregnancy through to parenthood' journey is treated as a continuous event with information about drug use and the effects of drugs at all stages of the development from fetus to infant. Containing far more detail than is available in the British National Formulary for Children and with a companion website featuring updates related to specific drugs and dosing, Neonatal Formulary is an essential guide for neonatologists, neonatal nurses, hospital pharmacists, obstetric staff, advanced nurse practitioners and for all health care professionals caring for pregnant women and their infants in the first year of life.

Drug Information and Literature Evaluation

Author: Marie A. Abate
Publisher: Pharmaceutical Press
ISBN: 9780857110664
Release Date: 2013
Genre: Medical

A concise guide to medical literature evaluation and the provision of medication and health information. Topics covered include the appropriate way to approach a question, the various types of available tertiary and secondary information resources, and important considerations for evaluating and analysing clinical studies. Remington Education: Drug Information and Literature Evaluation provides an overview of commonly used information sources available in print, online, or in mobile versions. Their advantages and limitations are discussed, as well as database resources (e.g., PubMed, IPA) used to locate primary literature (clinical studies). An overview of types of clinical studies and systematic reviews is included, with several chapters devoted to providing key points and concise, practical considerations for critically analysing and evaluating all aspects of clinical drug studies. Each chapter includes worked examples and questions with answers, to assist with learning and applying important concepts. This book allows practitioners and students to gain insight into the process of properly responding to information requests, evaluating information resources, and critiquing studies that can be used in any area of practice.

Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology

Author: Sumner J. Yaffe
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
ISBN: 9780781795388
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

"Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology offers guidelines for safe, effective, and rational drug therapy in newborns, children and adolescents. The book provides relevant and useful data on the molecular, physiologic, biochemical, and pharmacologic mechanisms of drug action and therapy in this population. The authors identify areas of innovative basic and translational research necessary for the continuing evaluation and development of drugs for the fetus, newborns, children and adolescents. Neonatal and Pediatric Pharmacology is is a valuable reference for all health care professionals who treat the fetus, newborns, children, and adolescents, including neonatologists, nurses, pediatricians, general practitioners, students, obstetricians, perinatologists, surgeons and allied health professionals. It will be useful anytime during the day and especially in the middle of the night when knowledge of appropriate indications, safe and effective use, dosage, and therapeutic regimen for a certain drug or molecular entity is immediately needed. The book is also directed to those involved in basic, clinical, and other academic pharmacological research, the pharmaceutical industry, and regulatory agencies dealing with drug and therapeutic developments for this population. Those teaching pharmacology and therapeutics will find this compilation of information extremely useful in preparing teaching materials"--Provided by publisher.