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    DescriptionAdminister I.V. medications knowledgeably, safely and confidently Because there's no room for error, turn to McGraw-Hill's I.V. Drug Handbook. Featuring a strong focus on patient safety, administering and monitoring I.V. drugs, the Handbook delivers concise, practical guidance to help you carry out one of the most difficult tasks you face. Written by and for practicing nurses and pharmacists, the Handbook is reliable, comprehensive, and easy-to-use. Everything you need for safe, successful I.V. drug administration: All-inclusive coverage of over 350 parenteral drugs with the latest warnings from the FDA Includes antibiotics, insulin, pain medications, emergency drugs -- and more coverage of chemotherapeutic agents with more supportive therapies than you'll find in any other text Provides the most comprehensive, specific, evidence-based guidelines on administering high-alert and hazardous drugs available anywhere Each drug monograph includes administration guidelines, covering preparation, dilution & compatibility, infusion rates, admixtures, supportive therapies and monitoring. Features a 32 page full-color patient safety insert describing measures for ensuring safe drug administration, including 6 pagea on inserting an I.V. catheter Uses distinctive icons to call your attention to "clinical alerts," "life-threatening reactions," "high-alert", "hazardous" drugs, and more

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    McGraw-Hill's I.V. Drug Handbook
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Patricia Dwyer Schull
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 1088
    Weight: 1,417 g
    ISBN 13: 9780071548632
    ISBN 10: 0071548637

    BIC subject category V2: GBC
    BIC E4L: HEA
    B&T Book Type: NF
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    LC classification: RM170 .S38 2009
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    McGraw-Hill Education - Europe
    Imprint name
    McGraw-Hill Medical
    Publication date
    19 October 2008
    Publication City/Country
    New York
    Author Information
    Patricia Dwyer Schull, MSN, RN, has been in medical publishing for more than twenty years. Prior to establishing MedVantage Publishing, Patricia held executive management positions with the top medical publishers in the world. She has edited and authored many popular nursing publications including several drug titles. Before entering the publishing business, Patricia spent 16 years in various aspects of nursing management, direct patient care and staff education as a professional registered nurse.