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.

Pediatric Neonatal Dosage Handbook With International Trade Names Index

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp
ISBN: 1591953251
Release Date: 2013-01-01
Genre: Medical

Features 983 drug monographs, each with up to 44 concise fields of information specific to neonates and children. It also includes an international index of trade names from more than 100 countries. It follows a convenient, dictionary-like format with drug products alphabetically organized and cross-referenced by US and Canadian brand names.

Pediatric Dosage Handbook with International Trade Names Index

Author: Carol K. Taketomo
Publisher: Lexi-Comp Incorporated
ISBN: 1591952409
Release Date: 2008-01-01
Genre: Medical

The 'Pediatric Dosage Handbook with International Trade Names Index' is a resource for medical professionals managing pediatric patients worldwide. The international edition contains all the content from the 'Pediatric Dosage Handbook', plus an International Trade Names Index including drug trade names from 125 countries.

The Pediatric Drug Handbook

Author: William E. Benitz
Publisher: Mosby
ISBN: UOM:39015034263528
Release Date: 1995
Genre: Health & Fitness

This guide provides immediate, comprehensive drug information in a straightforward format. It contains information on artificial surfactants, antibiotics, antifungal agents, antiemetics, and vaccines. Recommendations for new indications for other products have been added. A new Appendix furnishes a concise approach to basic bedside pharmacokinetics.

2016 Intravenous Medications

Author: Betty L. Gahart
Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences
ISBN: 9780323296601
Release Date: 2015-07-06
Genre: Medical

The #1 IV drug handbook for more than 40 years; Intravenous Medications: A handbook for nurses and health professionals is trusted for its accuracy and comprehensive coverage. Whether you prefer the portable print version or one of the convenient electronic formats, each drug monograph - including those for new IV drugs recently approved by the FDA - includes the drug's generic name, common trade name(s), drug category, pH, dosages and dose adjustments, dilution, incompatibilities, rate of administration, actions, indications and uses, contraindications, precautions, drug/lab interactions, side effects, and antidote - all alphabetically organized to help you find drug information quickly and easily.

Pediatric Injectable Drugs the Teddy Bear Book

Author: Stephanie J. Phelps
Publisher:
ISBN: 1585285390
Release Date: 2018-02
Genre:

If you work with children, you must have this book. For more than two decades, Pediatric Injectable Drugs (The Teddy Bear Book) has served an important and continuing need for reliable evidence-based information specific to pediatric injectable drugs, including all drugs commonly used in the treatment of infants and children from neonates to adolescents, with age-specific dosing and administration guidelines throughout. ASHP's classic reference on pediatric drugs is now fully revised with the eleventh edition of Pediatric Injectable Drugs. Included in this edition are 15 new monographs, with 241 monographs in total. Each monograph now includes a new category on obesity dosing. All information is compiled in an evidence-based manner from the primary literature, including case reports, observational reports, and comparative trials. As with previous editions, the structure of each of the drug monographs covers the following areas: Brand names. Medication error potential. * Contraindications and warnings. Infusion-related cautions. Age-specific dosage. Dosage adjustment in organ dysfunction. Maximum dosage. Additives. Suitable diluents. Maximum concentrations. Preparation and delivery. IV push. Intermittent infusion. Continuous infusion. Other routes of administration. Comments. When it comes to pediatric injectable drugs, valid safety and efficacy research can be hard to locate: this indispensable reference changes all that.

Drug Information Handbook for Oncology

Author: Diedra L. Bragalone
Publisher: Lexi-Comp
ISBN: 1591953294
Release Date: 2014-01-01
Genre: Medical

The Lexicomp Drug Information Handbook for Oncology provides healthcare professionals with vital information on antineoplastic agents, ancillary medications, combination chemotherapy regimens, and dosing protocols. Monographs contain concise fields of pharmacology detail, including a Combination Regimens field in specific oncology drug monographs with references to applicable chemotherapy regimens. The Special Topics section reviews cancer-related issues, such as the management of EGFR inhibitor toxicities: dermatologic, ocular, and gastrointestinal; venous thromboembolism in the cancer patient; chronic pain management (cancer); hospice (end of life) care; palliative care medicine (cancer); hematopoietic stem cell transplantation; management of infections; safe handling of hazardous drugs; and emetogenic potential of antineoplastic agents in children. The Appendix adds valuable information on conversions, renal function tests, comparative drug charts, and laboratory reference values for adults.Includes: *332 total drug monographs *487 chemotherapy regimens *797 variations within the regimens *Up to 50 fields of information *Over 150 Appendix pages Updates to this edition: *19 New Drug Monographs *49 New Chemotherapy Regimens *87 New Variations Within the Regimens *New Special Topics: * oManagement of EGFR Inhibitor Toxicities: Dermatologic, Ocular, and Gastrointestinal oEmetogenic Potential of Antineoplastic Agents in Children *Special Topic Updates: oSafe Handling of Hazardous Drugs - New Comprehensive Table oManagement of Drug Extravasations - Fully Revised Comprehensive Table oManagement of Chemotherapy-induced Nausea and Vomiting in Adults oCommon Toxicity Criteria

Geriatric Dosage Handbook

Author: Todd P. Semla
Publisher:
ISBN: 1591950252
Release Date: 2002
Genre: Children

As the percentage of patients over 65 increases, many healthcare professionals have to address the challenge of how to appropriately administer dosage and medication to this segment of the population. The Geriatric Dosage Handbook, 8th Edition, is a practical and convenient reference for clinical drug information for the elderly. A key resource, this handbook covers 2,500 geriatric-sensitive medications and over 1,000 drug updates/ improvements, lists brand and generic names alphabetically, has over 800 monographs and an index of international brand names from over 58 countries.

Neofax 2010

Author: Thomas E. Young
Publisher: Physicians Desk Reference Incorporated
ISBN: 1563637839
Release Date: 2010
Genre: Medical

Neofax 2010 is the foremost drug and nutritional reference manual all neonatal medical professionals. The information included is essential to correctly prescribe, calculate dosing, formulate, and administer critical drugs and parenteral nutrition for infants. Covering more than 180 substances, it helps reduce medication errors and decreases time spent ordering and compounding. Neofax 2010 is a standard reference in Neonatal Intensive Care Units around the world.

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.