Nurse's Drug Handbook - 20th Ed. (2021)

Nurse's Drug Handbook - 20th Ed. (2021)
20th Ed.
2021 © Jones & Bartlett Learning
Jones & Bartlett Learning
ISBN-10: 1-284-19536-8 / ISBN-13: 978-1-284-19536-1
Nursing, Pharmacy/Pharmacology


The Jones & Bartlett Learning 2021 Nurse’s Drug Handbook is the most up-to-date, practical, and easy-to-use nursing drug reference. Updated annually, it provides accurate and timely facts on hundreds of drugs from A-Z. Written in a straightforward style with approachable terminology, it offers concise and consistently formatted drug entries organized alphabetically.

Features and Benefits

  • • Index of all generic, trade, and alternate drug names
  • • Chemical and therapeutic classes, FDA pregnancy risk category, and controlled substance schedule
  • • Indications and dosages, as well as route, onset, peak, and duration information
  • • Incompatibilities and contraindications
  • • Interactions with drugs, food, and activities
  • • Adverse reactions
  • • Nursing considerations, including key teaching points for patients
  • • Mechanism-of-action illustrations
  • • Warnings and precautions
  • • Updated appendices, including Uncommon Drugs
  • • Bolded life-threatening Adverse Drug Reactions (ADRs)

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