Includes more than 30 new diagnoses and eBook with digital updates as needed!
Updated to deliver the most current standards, this is a unique
prescribing reference for APRN students and advanced health care
providers in all practice settings who need guidance on prescribing
drugs for patients with acute, episodic, and chronic health problems.
Concise, easy to read, and updated throughout, the resource delivers
pharmacotherapy regimens for more than 600 diagnoses—including over 30
that are new. The print format includes an eBook with digital updates to
assure immediate access to essential information.
alphabetically by diagnosis, pharmacotherapy regimens include, for each
diagnosis, drug choices listed by generic name, FDA pregnancy category,
generic/over-the-counter availability, adult/pediatric dosing regimens,
brand names, forms of dosage, and additives. Clinically useful
information such as laboratory values to be monitored, patient teaching
points, and safety information is interspersed throughout each
diagnosis. Additional quick-access features include information
presented in convenient table format and an alphabetical cross-reference
index of drugs by generic and brand name, with FDA pregnancy category
and controlled drug schedule (I, II, III, IV, V).
Includes 31 new diagnoses totaling over 600 organized alphabetically
Serves as a quick-access prescribing reference for APRN and PA students and health care providers in all primary care settings
Presents drug information in condensed and summary form for ease of use
each diagnosis, drug choices are listed alphabetically by generic
/trade name, FDA pregnancy category, adult/pediatric dosing, dose forms,
Delivers guidance on lab values to be monitored, patient education points, and safety information
30 Appendices with ready access to key drug classifications, FDA
Pregnancy Categories, US Schedule of Controlled Substances, Immunization
Schedules, Contraceptive Guidance, categories Anti-Infectives, and