Handbook on Injectable Drugs

Author: Lawrence A. Trissel

Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System

ISBN: 9781585283781

Category: Medical

Page: 1254

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"The 'Handbook on Injectable Drugs' is the premier reference for compatibility, stability, storage and preparation of parenteral drugs, all peer reviewed with new monographs, new references, additional information and the latest guidelines--essential for your confidence as a professional who makes critical decisions on a daily basis. With a 35-year track record as the industry's 'gold standard,' the 17th Edition is uniquely designed to make complex and thorough data easily accessible to busy practitioners worldwide. The new edition includes a total of 332 monographs, all updated, including 23 fluids and 42 new references--a total of 2,830 in all, footnoted and linked."--From publisher description.

Ahfs Drug Information 2016

Author: ASHP,American Society of Health System Pharmacists

Publisher: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

ISBN: 9781585285570

Category: Medical

Page: 3840

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With extensive updated information on everything from treatment of hypertension to hepatitis C, AHFS® Drug Information(tm), 2016 Edition is a necessary addition to your pharmacy's resources. With content supported by more than 86,000 total references and reviewed by over 500 professionals, AHFS DI® helps you protect your patients and your business. The only print compendium designated by the U.S. Congress, AHFS DI® 2016 is also the only reference published by a professional and scientific society--ensuring it is the most authoritative and best-selling reference trusted by pharmacists for 58 years. AHFSI DI® contains the most trustworthy drug information available--all in one place. It is the most comprehensive evidence-based source of drug information complete with therapeutic guidelines and off-label uses. Updates for this edition include: Expanded and revised content throughout, featuring critical new monograph updates every year Important updated monographs and references related to revised therapeutic guidelines, including revised recommendations for the treatment of HIV infections in adult and pediatric patients Newly published information on breakthrough oncology drugs approved as part of the FDA's accelerated approval program Dedicated coverage to orphan products Interactions, adverse reactions, cautions, and more Therapeutic recommendations supported by evidence from primary research Preparations, chemistry, and stability Pharmacology and pharmacokinetics Prescription, OTC, ophthalmic and dermatologic drugs Extensive off-label uses and dosing options Vaccines and other immunizing agents

Ahfs Drug Information 2015

Author: Ashp,American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System

ISBN: 9781585284184

Category: Medical

Page: 4000

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With extensive updated information on everything from treatment of hypertension to HIV, AHFS Drug Information®, 2015 Edition is a necessary addition to your pharmacy's resources. It contains nearly 85,000 total references and is reviewed by over 500 professionals, helping you to protect your patients and your business. The only print compendium designated by the U.S. Congress, AHFS DI 2015 is also the only reference published by a professional and scientific society - ensuring it is the most authoritative and best-selling reference trusted by pharmacists for 57 years. AHFSI DI contains the most trustworthy drug information available - all in one place. It is the most comprehensive evidence-based source of drug information complete with therapeutic guidelines and off-label uses. Updates for this edition include: Expanded and revised content throughout, featuring critical new monograph updates every year Important updated monographs and references related to revised therapeutic guidelines, including recommendations for the treatment of hypertension, elevated cholesterol, and HIV infections Newly published information on breakthrough oncology drugs recently approved as part of the FDA's accelerated approval program Dedicated coverage to orphan products Interactions, adverse reactions, cautions, and more Therapeutic recommendations supported by evidence from primary research Preparations, chemistry, and stability Pharmacology and pharmacokinetics Prescription and OTC drugs Extensive off-label uses and dosing options Vaccines and other immunizing agents

Compounding Sterile Preparations

Author: E. Clyde Buchanan,Phillip J. Schneider

Publisher: ASHP

ISBN: 1585283312

Category: Medical

Page: 481

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Empower your staff to improve safety, quality and compliance with the help of new guidelines and standards. We’ve updated every chapter of this popular review of the fundamentals of preparing sterile products in hospital, home-care, and community pharmacy settings to reflect the most recent revisions to USP . Included are the latest guidelines for the compounding process, quality assurance methods, and comprehensive coverage of all aspects of the dispensing process. Comprehensive documentation for the guidelines is included in the appendices.Chapters new to this edition focus on: Gap analysis and action plans Safe use of automatic compounding devices Cleaning and disinfecting Radiopharmaceuticals as CSPs Allergen extracts as CSPs.

Concepts in Pharmacogenomics

Author: Martin M. Zdanowicz

Publisher: ASHP

ISBN: 1585282340

Category: Medical

Page: 414

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Now is the time to get up to speed on this exciting field. Concepts in Pharmacogenomicsprovides pharmacists, residents, fellows, and students, with a practical guide for understanding the fundamentals of pharmacogenomics and its applications to cardiovascular disease, respiratory disease, and other practice fields.

AHFS Drug Information 2005

Author: Gerald K. McEvoy

Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System

ISBN: 9781585281176

Category: Medical

Page: 3800

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First published in 1959, the Big Red Book, as it's come to be known, has gone the extra mile for pharmacists and healthcare professionals seeking answers to the most detailed questions. It provides more extensive evidence-based data than any other drug reference. the AHFS database is the most current of the leading drug references. the average age of our monographs is less than one year. Written and published by pharmacists and reviewed by over 500 experts, AHFS DI is a unique and invaluable reference for all healthcare professionals.

Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data

Author: Mary Lee

Publisher: ASHP

ISBN: 1585283452

Category: Medical

Page: 664

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Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data, Fifth Edition, is the classic and most popular pharmacy laboratory text because it is the only reference on this subject written by pharmacists, for pharmacists. Students find this guide a clear and useful introduction to the fundamentals of interpreting laboratory test results. The book enhances the skills pharmacists need by providing essential information on common laboratory tests used to screen for or diagnose diseases and monitor the effectiveness and safety of treatment and disease severity. Each chapter contains learning objectives, case studies, bibliographies, and charts that summarize the causes of high and low test results. New for this edition: Updated and expanded Quick View tables in each chapter now match those in the popular quick-reference, Interpreting Laboratory Data: A Point-of-Care Guide New glossary of acronyms is right up front for a streamlined reference Normal value ranges of all tests have been standardized by an expert pathologist New and updated cases in each chapter apply your Basic Skills in clinical situations Reorganized to highlight the application of concepts by body system, and in special populations Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data offers features that will help pharmacy students not only understand and engage with the material but also will streamline the transition from classroom to practice setting. After studying with this trusted text, students and pharmacists will more effectively monitor patient therapy, evaluate test results, and improve outcomes through optimal and focused pharmacotherapy.

Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs

The International Encyclopedia of Adverse Drug Reactions and Interactions

Author: Jeffrey K. Aronson

Publisher: Elsevier

ISBN: 0444537163

Category: Medical

Page: 7674

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Meyler's Side Effects of Drugs: The International Encyclopedia of Adverse Drug Reactions and Interactions, Sixteenth Edition builds on the success of the 15 previous editions, providing an extensively reorganized and expanded resource that now comprises more than 1,500 individual drug articles with the most complete coverage of adverse reactions and interactions found anywhere. Each article contains detailed and authoritative information about the adverse effects of each drug, with comprehensive references to the primary literature, making this a must–have reference work for any academic or medical library, pharmacologist, regulatory organization, hospital dispensary, or pharmaceutical company. The online version of the book provides an unparalleled depth of coverage and functionality by offering convenient desktop access and enhanced features such as increased searchability, extensive internal cross-linking, and fully downloadable and printable full-text, HTML or PDF articles. Enhanced encyclopedic format with drug monographs now organized alphabetically Completely expanded coverage of each drug, with more than 1,500 drug articles and information on adverse reactions and interactions Clearer, systematic organization of information for easier reading, including case histories to provide perspective on each listing Extensive bibliography with over 40,000 references A must–have reference work for any academic or medical library, pharmacologist, regulatory organization, hospital dispensary, or pharmaceutical company

Drug Information A Guide for Pharmacists 5/E

Author: Patrick Malone,Karen Kier,John Stanovich,Meghan J. Malone

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071804358

Category: Medical

Page: 1344

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The classic guide to information management for pharmacists--updated to reflect the realities of today's practice The goal of Drug Information: A Guide for Pharmacists is to teach students and practitioners how to effectively research, interpret, evaluate, collate, and disseminate drug information in the most efficient and effective manner possible. Updated throughout, the book also addresses important issues such as the legal and ethical considerations of providing drug information. The Fifth Edition includes a timely new chapter on assessing drug promotions by pharmaceutical representatives and the need for counter-detailing. There is also a new chapter that bridges the gap between pharmacy informatics and drug information. COVERAGE INCLUDES: Formulating effective responses and recommendations for drug information Evaluation of the drug literature The application of statistical analysis in the biomedical sciences Drug evaluation monographs Adverse drug reactions Medication and patient safety Investigational drugs

Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation

Author: Gerald G. Briggs,Roger K. Freeman,Craig V. Towers,Alicia B. Forinash

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 1496350375

Category: Medical

Page: 1648

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Put essential information at your fingertips – before you prescribe. The updated 11th edition of Drugs in Pregnancy and Lactation: A Reference Guide to Fetal and Neonatal Risk lists more than 1,200 commonly prescribed drugs taken during pregnancy and lactation, with detailed monographs that provide the information you need on known or possible effects on the mother, embryo, fetus, and nursing infant. For the 11th edition, this bestselling reference has two new authors, both highly knowledgeable on the effects of drugs on the embryo-fetus and nursing infant: Craig V. Towers, a maternal-fetal medicine specialist, and Alicia B. Forinash, a clinical pharmacologist specialist in obstetrics.

ASHP Best Practices 2014-2015

Position & Guidance Documents of Ashp

Author: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists

Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System

ISBN: 9781585284672

Category: Medical

Page: 776

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More than half a century ago, ASHP® developed its earliest proposed practice standard—the Proposed Minimum Standards for Pharmacies in Hospitals. Today, ASHP continues to foster concrete improvements in pharmacy practice and in the therapeutic use of drugs with its annual compilation of ASHP guidance documents: ASHP Best Practices. These guidance documents have stimulated improvements in pharmacy practice and operations, influenced accreditation standards, laws, and regulations (both in the United States and in other countries), and contributed to an awareness among consumers and policymakers of the vital patient care role of pharmacists. With Best Practices, ASHP continues to provide positions and more than 70 ASHP guidance documents of varying scope that provide ongoing advice to practitioners and health systems to help improve the medication-use process, patient care and safety, and patient outcomes and quality of life. • ASHP Statements • ASHP Guidelines • Technical Assistance Bulletins • Therapeutic Position Statements • Therapeutic Guidelines • ASHP-Endorsed Documents Substantial content has been added or revised since the release of the 2013–2014 edition. New or revised material in this edition includes: • ASHP Guidelines on Preventing Medication Errors with Chemotherapy and Biotherapy • ASHP Guidelines on the Pharmacist's Role in Providing Drug Information • ASHP Statement on the Pharmacist's Role in Clinical Pharmacogenomics • ASHP Therapeutic Position Statement on Strategies for Identifying and Preventing Pneumococcal Resistance ASHP Best Practices is the most comprehensive set of quality guidelines available to the pharmacy profession.

Anticoagulation Therapy

A Clinical Practice Guide

Author: William E. Dager,Michael Gulseth,Edith A. Nutescu

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781585284894

Category:

Page: 550

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Martindale

The Complete Drug Reference

Author: Sean C. Sweetman

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9780853699828

Category: Medical

Page: 4142

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Martindale provides reliable, unbiased and evaluated information on drugs and medicines used throughout the world.