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Intravenous Medications: A Handbook for Nurses and Health Professionals

33rd Edition

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Publisher: Mosby | Elsevier, Inc.

ISBN 10: 0323297390

ISBN 13: 9780323297394



Description At A Glance

Use the #1 IV drug handbook to safely administer more than 400 intravenous drugs! Gahart

Safely and effectively administer more than 400 intravenous drugs with the expert guidance of this #1 IV drug handbook! Now in its 33rd edition, Gahart's 2017 Intravenous Medications: A Handbook for Nurses and Health Professionals continues to be a trusted resource its accuracy, quick-reference format, and comprehensive coverage of IV drugs. Each drug monograph includes the drug's generic name, 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. It's all of the information you will need for the safe administration of IV drugs - nothing more and nothing less.

New to this Edition
  • NEW! 15 new drug monographs provide current, clinically relevant drug information for new IV drugs recently approved by the FDA.
  • NEW! Updated drug monographs throughout reflect the latest changes in IV drug therapy.
  • NEW! Do Not Confuse With information is added at the top of each applicable monograph to enhance medication safety.
  • NEW! Reorganized drug side effects reflect the latest information on frequency, seriousness, and other important considerations.


Key Features
  • UNIQUE! Annual publication ensures that information includes the most recently approved IV drugs, as well as updated information on existing drugs.
  • 40-year history of impeccable accuracy reinforces the importance of safe IV drug administration.
  • UNIQUE! Time-tested, easy-to-use mobile format.
  • Black Box Warnings and key content are highlighted to make locating key information fast and easy.
  • Special circumstances highlighted in blue-screened text call attention to important circumstances that may not warrant black box warnings.
  • Convenient, alphabetical format organizes all drug monographs by generic name, allowing you to find any drug in seconds.
  • Dilution and dosage charts within monographs provide quick access to essential clinical information.
  • Age-specific dosage variances are highlighted for geriatric, pediatric, infant, and neonatal patients.
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