Publication Year: 2014
Edition: 15th Ed.
Authors/Editor: Hamilton, Richard J.
Publisher: Jones & Bartlett Learning
Used by prescribers around the world, including: physicians, pharmacists, nurses, physician assistants, dentists and medical transcriptionists, this edition continues its tradition as the leading portable drug reference packed with vital drug information to help clinicians make better decisions at the point of care.
This edition contains more drugs, black box warnings, evidence-based off-label indications for adults and pediatric patients, and additional tables. It also includes typical drug dosing (all FDA approved), available trade and generic formulations, metabolism, safety in pregnancy and lactation, relative drug pricing information, Canadian trade names, and an herbal & alternative therapies section. Multiple tables supplement the drug content, including opioid equivalency, emergency drug infusions, cardiac dysrhythmia protocols, pediatric drug dosing, and much more