Nurse's Med Deck

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  • Publish Date: 2016-05-25
  • Binding: Cards
  • Author: April Hazard Vallerand PhD RN FAAN;Cynthia A. Sanoski BS PharmD FCCP BCPS

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SAFETY FIRST!

NURSE’S MED DECK, FIFTEENTH EDITION, is the card deck version of the bestselling Davis’s Drug Guide for Nurses®, Fifteenth Edition. Like the book, it always puts safety first…emphasizing the information you need to know to administer medications safely…across the lifespan.



  • Find information on over 200 generic drugs, organized alphabetically.

  • Search the comprehensive index on the yellow cards by generic name, brand name, classification, or combination drug name.

  • Locate profiles of major therapeutic classifications on the cards that directly follow the index.


 


BONUS!

FREE DIGITAL ACCESS


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  • 5,000-drug database and appendices

  • Cross-referencing of drugs

  • FDA drug news


 


LIFE-SAVING GUIDANCE ... AT A GLANCE



  • Red tab for high alert medications, plus in-depth high alert and patient safety coverage

  • Red, capitalized letters for life-threatening side effects

  • NEW! REP heading for use of drugs in males and females of reproductive age

  • Drug-drug, drug-food, drug-natural product interactions

  • Pedi, Geri, OB, and Lactation cautions

  • IV administration subheads

  • REMS (Risk Evaluation and Mitigation Strategies) icon

  • Pharmacogenomic content and icon

  • Canadian-specific content 

  • Much more!


 


LEARNING, CARE-PLANNING, AND PATIENT EDUCATION TOOLS


Online at DavisPlus (Redeem the Plus Code on the inside front cover of a new, printed text to access your DavisPlus resources.)



  • Audio library for 1,200+ drug names

  • Three tutorials, each with a self-test

  • Calculators for body mass index (BMI), metric conversions, IV drip rates, dosage/kg, and Fahrenheit/Celsius

  • Interactive case studies, brief, real-life scenarios that are followed by a series of question

  • Med-Deck-style cards

  • Video clips illustrating the safe administration of medications

  • Animations demonstrating the administration and absorption of oral drugs

  • Schematic brain illustrations depicting the impact of certain DSM disorders and the effect of psychotropic medications on patients


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