The Handbook includes more than 3,000 brand-name drugs and 1,000 generic drugs.
The drug guide you can rely on to keep your patients safe
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Nursing Spectrum Drug Handbook delivers what nurses from around the world said they wanted most in such a publication: ease of use and a strong emphasis on patient safety. As convenient as it is thorough, the handbook enables nurses to carry essential drug information around with them wherever they go.
Written by RNs for RNs, the Handbook delivers the evidence base you need to safely administer more than 3,000 brand-name drugs and 1,000 generic drugs – along with important patient monitoring instructions specific to each drug. * FDA boxed warnings appear within each monograph * Special icons point out hazardous and high-alert drugs * Safety topics explain how to handle hazardous drugs * Critical advice on treating adverse reactions
The Nursing Spectrum Drug Handbook is written by Patricia Dwyer Schull, MSN, RN and working in the medical publishing business for more than twenty years.
The MSDict Dictionary Format
The Handbook is here presented in MSDict electronic format. MSDict offers best experience in mobile reference and is available for any handheld platform. * Quick dynamic search of words while you type * Transcriptions facilitating pronunciation * Hyperlinks between different related words * History to see the last 50 words you have looked up * Support for memory cards * Filters to help you locate the word you are searching for: o Fuzzy filter- used when you are not sure of the correct spelling of a word o Keyword-used to locate the instances of a key word within other compound words o Wild card - "?" and "*" replace a letter and group of letters in words * Fast article scrolling * Ability to have dictionary Word of the day as a widget on the phone home screen * Ability to search words in the installed dictionaries through the standard phone search feature