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UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide

UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide

  • Author: The UCLH Pharmacy Department,
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1405148969
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 248
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The UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide, second edition is a popular and accessible guide covering many important aspects of administrating medicines by injection. It is an essential resource for nurses and other health care professionals which provides key information and advice needed for the safe and effective administration of many injectable medicines. The UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide covers intravenous, intramuscular and subcutaneous methods of administration and includes general advice on dealing with extravasation, osmolarity, pH, flushes and syringe pump compatibility. The alphabetically arranged tabulated monographs ensure quick access to information on key injectable medicines, including preparative details, stability, compatibility and acute bedside monitoring. The UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide draws on the experience and expertise of a number of specialist pharmacists and other health professionals at UCL Hospitals and contains some information not readily accessible elsewhere.

UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide

UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide

Pharmacy Department

  • Author: University College London Hospitals
  • Publisher: John Wiley & Sons
  • ISBN: 1118277392
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 348
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"I would definitely recommend this book to all staff with an interest and involvement in intravenous drug therapy." —The Pharmaceutical Journal "There is no doubt that nurses will find this small book useful. It should be available for consultation in any clinical area where drugs are administered to patients by the injectable routes." —Journal of Clinical Nursing The safe administration of injectable medicines is key to patient safety. The NPSA recognises the use of injectable medicines is a high risk activity and recommends written information about injectables to be available at the point of preparation. The UCL Hospitals Injectable Medicines Administration Guide is a practical, accessible guide covering many important aspects of administering medicines by injection. It provides clear, concise information on the preparation and administration of over 245 injectable medicines for adults, paediatrics and neonates. It is an essential resource for nurses and other healthcare professionals: it provides the key information and advice needed for the safe and effective administration of injectable medicines. The Guide’s introductory section provides a concise yet comprehensive overview of injectable therapy, including the risks and benefits of IV administration, infusion devices, and pharmaceutical aspects of injectable therapy. For each drug the alphabetically tabulated monographs provide: A practical method of preparation and administration via the IV, IM and SC routes, with risk reduction in mind at every step Expert advice from the team of specialist pharmacists at UCLH to ensure safe and pragmatic use of each medicine Monitoring advice for the management of reactions that may occur during administration Y-site and syringe driver compatibility data Minimum infusion volume data for fluid restricted patients Extravasation warnings, pH, sodium content, displacement values, stability and flush data New to this edition: 40 new monographs including recently marketed, unlicensed, rarely used and specialist medicines Detailed advice for the administration of high risk medicines such as heparin, with access to UCLH’s medicine related guidelines at www.wiley.com/go/UCLH A colour-coded NPSA risk assessment for every mode of administration for every medicine, to highlight the safest method of administration A user guide and tutorial to give new readers confidence in using and understanding the Guide Revised chapters on administration methods and devices, aseptic non-touch technique, and latex allergy Fully revised and expanded Y-site compatibility section Spiral binding to allow the book to be left open at the relevant page The Guide is also available electronically at www.uclhguide.com.

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  • Author: Pharmacy Department St Elsewhere
  • Publisher: SafeMedsNow
  • ISBN: N.A
  • Category: Biography & Autobiography
  • Page: 660
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Drug Calculations for Nurses: A Step-by-Step Approach 3rd Edition

Drug Calculations for Nurses: A Step-by-Step Approach 3rd Edition

  • Author: Robert Lapham,Heather Agar
  • Publisher: CRC Press
  • ISBN: 0340987332
  • Category: Medical
  • Page: 256
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This best-selling pocket-sized book helps you perform drug calculations with confidence and competence. The completely updated third edition includes community practice and primary care settings, and a whole new section on pharmacology and medicines to put drug calculations into context. Starting with the basic mathematical skills required for calculations, including tips on using calculators and estimating answers, Drug Calculations for Nurses progresses to give you an understanding of basic pharmacokinetics and therapeutics. It also covers how drugs work in specific groups such as children and the elderly. The book takes you through step-by-step drug calculations with units and drug strengths clearly explained. Pre-test and a revision questions allow you to test and be confident in the skills you have acquired.

Books in Print, 2004-2005

Books in Print, 2004-2005

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  • Publisher: N.A
  • ISBN: 9780835246477
  • Category: Literature
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Books in Print 2009-2010

Books in Print 2009-2010

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  • ISBN: 9780835250214
  • Category: Publishers' catalogs
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Books in Print Supplement

Books in Print Supplement

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  • Category: American literature
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The Medical Times and Gazette

The Medical Times and Gazette

A Journal of Medical Science, Literature, Criticism, and News

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The Lancet London

The Lancet London

A Journal of British and Foreign Medicine, Surgery, Obstetrics, Physiology, Chemistry, Pharmacology, Public Health and News. 1873, [4.] Advertiser

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The New York journal of dentistry

The New York journal of dentistry

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