AHFS Drug Information 2017

Filename: ahfs-drug-information-2017.pdf
ISBN: 1585285587
Release Date: 2017-03-31
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Author: American Society of Health System Pharmacists
Publisher:

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American Hospital Formulary Service

Filename: american-hospital-formulary-service.pdf
ISBN: CHI:22103477
Release Date: 1983
Number of pages:
Author: American Society of Hospital Pharmacists. Committee on Pharmacy and Pharmaceuticals
Publisher:

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Handbook on Injectable Drugs

Filename: handbook-on-injectable-drugs.pdf
ISBN: 1585283789
Release Date: 2013
Number of pages: 1254
Author: Lawrence A. Trissel
Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System

Download and read online Handbook on Injectable Drugs in PDF and EPUB "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

Filename: ahfs-drug-information.pdf
ISBN: UOM:39015074270524
Release Date: 2006-01-01
Number of pages: 2265
Author: Gerald K. McEvoy
Publisher: Amer Soc of Health System

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PharmPrep ASHP s NAPLEX Review

Filename: pharmprep-ashp-s-naplex-review.pdf
ISBN: 9781585283354
Release Date: 2011-05-20
Number of pages: 436
Author: Lea S. Eiland
Publisher: ASHP

Download and read online PharmPrep ASHP s NAPLEX Review in PDF and EPUB After years of studying and hard work, you’re almost a licensed pharmacist! The final step is passing the North American Pharmacy Licensure Examination, or the NAPLEX®. For the last decade, PharmPrep: ASHP’s NAPLEX® Review, has been a trusted resource with new graduates preparing for the NAPLEX examination, both as an online product and a print companion.Using real patient cases accompanied by questions that address all NAPLEX® competency statements, the new fully updated PharmPrep: ASHP’s NAPLEX® Review, 4th edition, gives you the flexibility to review information by specific disease state and provides 78 sample cases, as well as calculations and law review sections. As drug therapy becomes more complex, PharmPrep has continued to update and revise cases so they reflect contemporary clinical practice.PharmPrep is an equally important reference for the experienced practitioner as a tool for pharmacists to continue to develop professionally, or for out of practice professionals looking to refresh their skills. Only PharmPrep has case-based questions and detailed explanations that don’t just tell you what answers are right or wrong, but why. It is the the most affordable, trusted resource available to prepare for the NAPLEX® exam. As a book or in a convenient online/book package, PharmPrep goes where you go—on the subway, in the break room, to the coffeehouse. Or, just cozy up to the PharmPrep book from the comforts of home. Wherever you go, its the best resource to get you passed and ready to practice.To learn more about PharmPrep Online, visit www.pharmpreponline.com and sign up for a free trial today. Don’t have an ASHP account? Simply register at www.ashp.org.


Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data

Filename: basic-skills-in-interpreting-laboratory-data.pdf
ISBN: 9781585283453
Release Date: 2013-06-01
Number of pages: 664
Author: Mary Lee
Publisher: ASHP

Download and read online Basic Skills in Interpreting Laboratory Data in PDF and EPUB 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.


Handbook on Injectable Drugs

Filename: handbook-on-injectable-drugs.pdf
ISBN: 1585285595
Release Date: 2016-10-03
Number of pages: 1900
Author: American Society of Health-System Pharmacists
Publisher:

Download and read online Handbook on Injectable Drugs in PDF and EPUB ASHP's Guide to IV Compatibility & Stability Backed by quality, peer-reviewed published literature, the Handbook on Injectable Drugs(tm) has been a go-to, trusted resource for nearly four decades. Published by ASHP, it's the global gold standard for IV compatibility and stability information. ASHP's Handbook on Injectable Drugs(tm) is now newly updated with the latest information. The 19th edition features 27 new monographs--more than twice the last edition-- and more than 235 new references. The new edition features more than 360 monographs including: Brivaracetam Ceftolozane sulfate-tazobactam sodium Ceftazidime-avibactam sodium Oritavancin diphosphate Sugammadex sodium Isavuconazonium sulfate Cangrelor tetrasodium Idarucizumab And many more! With its 40-year track record of precise, accurate detail, nothing else comes close for compatibility, stability, storage, and preparation of parenteral drugs. ASHP's Handbook on Injectable Drugs(tm) is available in print and interactive formats. ASHP's Interactive Handbook on Injectable Drugs(tm) includes more than 300 new compatibility pairs, with custom views for wall charts and other bedside technologies. Since the 18th edition was published, the Interactive Handbook has addressed more than 50 MedWatch Alerts. With its integration of ASHP's Extended Stability for Parenteral Drugs and quarterly updates, the interactive version provides solid evidence with up-to-date content.


Concepts in Pharmacogenomics

Filename: concepts-in-pharmacogenomics.pdf
ISBN: 9781585282340
Release Date: 2010
Number of pages: 414
Author: Martin M. Zdanowicz
Publisher: ASHP

Download and read online Concepts in Pharmacogenomics in PDF and EPUB 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.


Extended stability for parenteral drugs

Filename: extended-stability-for-parenteral-drugs.pdf
ISBN: 1585280119
Release Date: 2001
Number of pages: 186
Author: Caryn M. Bing
Publisher: Amer Soc Health-System Pharmacists

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The Pharmacist s Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy and Stewardship

Filename: the-pharmacist-s-guide-to-antimicrobial-therapy-and-stewardship.pdf
ISBN: 9781585285211
Release Date: 2015-12-15
Number of pages: 150
Author: Sarah M. Wieczorkiewicz
Publisher: ASHP

Download and read online The Pharmacist s Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy and Stewardship in PDF and EPUB When a patient comes in with a suspected infectious disease, knowledge is power. Now this knowledge is simplified, comprehensive and easy to find. The Pharmacist's Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy and Stewardship puts all the necessary information in one place, including: Evaluating potentially infected patients Identifying the infection's suspected source and related organisms Comparing the range of anti-infectives Knowing the factors that impact treatment Developing an antimicrobial stewardship program A step-wise approach walks logically from overall key concepts to disease- and drug-specific information. Disease states are summarized for easy reference. Tables make it easy to evaluate recommended treatment options. In infectious disease management, when answers are seldom black and white, this guide helps pharmacists make confident decisions.


Competence Assessment Tools for Health System Pharmacies

Filename: competence-assessment-tools-for-health-system-pharmacies.pdf
ISBN: 1585283118
Release Date: 2007-09-01
Number of pages: 600
Author: Lee B. Murdaugh
Publisher: ASHP

Download and read online Competence Assessment Tools for Health System Pharmacies in PDF and EPUB Since its original publication, Competence Assessment Tools for Health-System Pharmacies has continued to meet the changing needs of pharmacy directors and their staff. Designed as a complete human resource competence assessment program, this benchmark resource ensures pharmacies comply with the competence assessment standards of The Joint CommissionÔ. Newly updated and revised, Competence Assessment provides practical tools to assess and document an employee’s ability to perform assigned duties and meet Joint Commission human resource requirements. Save time and increase efficiency with this essential tool that supplements and reinforces staff knowledge in key competency areas. New to the Fourth Edition: Enhanced CD-ROM allows you to easily adapt many of the forms for your own practice including the job descriptions and orientation record. • Updated resources for customizing job descriptions, including job description, competence assessment summary, and performance evaluation templates for a Pharmacy Purchasing Technician. • Inclusion of a study guide for the emergency management chapter. • New chapters on intravenous to oral therapy conversion and antibiotic streamlining. • Expanded information in the hazardous materials chapter including the requirements of the Resource Conservation and Recovery Act (RCRA) and practice recommendations from the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH) and ASHP. • Updated controlled substances chapter including information about the Combat Methamphetamine Epidemic Act. • New test questions in many chapters including use of a patient case report format for tests in the clinically-oriented chapters.


Demystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations

Filename: demystifying-opioid-conversion-calculations.pdf
ISBN: 1585282979
Release Date: 2009-08-24
Number of pages: 208
Author: Mary Lynn McPherson
Publisher: ASHP

Download and read online Demystifying Opioid Conversion Calculations in PDF and EPUB Have you ever wondered if you calculated your patient’s dosage correctly? Against a backdrop of the growing scrutiny of appropriate dosages, this textbook takes a fresh, new approach to helping health professionals strengthen care to and possibly save the lives of patients living with pain. This easy-to-understand and often humorous book is the most comprehensive to-date on opioid calculations for pain management and palliative care. It carefully walks clinicians through a five-step process for performing opioid conversion calculations in the real-world situations they often see. The book has case examples, simple charts and tables, and practice problems throughout on topics such as:· difficult conversions for methadone, fentanyl, PCA, and neuraxial opioid therapy· conversions between routes and dosage formulations of the same opioids and different opioids· titrating opioid dosages up and down to include dosage change and timing· calculating doses for rescue opioid therapy Written by pain management expert Dr. Mary Lynn McPherson, the book gives helpful tips that practitioners should incorporate into their practices. It is a must for clinicians at all levels: hospice and palliative care physicians, physician’s assistants, nurses, nurse practitioners, and pharmacists. Clinicians will come away with more confidence in doing the calculations, and higher service levels from the improvement in care.


Medications and Mothers Milk 2017

Filename: medications-and-mothers-milk-2017.pdf
ISBN: 9780826121745
Release Date: 2016-10-24
Number of pages: 1043
Author: Dr. Thomas W. Hale, PhD
Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

Download and read online Medications and Mothers Milk 2017 in PDF and EPUB Now in its 17th Edition, Medications and Mothers’ Milk, is the worldwide best selling drug reference on the use of medications in breastfeeding mothers. This book provides you with the most current, complete, and easy-to-read information on thousands of medications in breastfeeding mothers. This massive update has numerous new drugs, diseases, vaccines, and syndromes. It also contains new tables, and changes to hundreds of existing drugs. Written by a world-renown clinical pharmacologist, Dr. Thomas Hale, and Clinical Pharmacy Specialist Dr. Hilary Rowe, this drug reference provides the most comprehensive review of the data available regarding the transfer of various medications into human milk. This new and expanded reference has data on 1,115 drugs, vaccines, and herbals, with many other drugs and substances included in the appendices. New to this Edition: Many new drugs, vaccines, herbals, and chemicals. Major updates to existing drug monographs. New tables to compare and contrast the suitability of psychiatric medications. New table to compare and contrast pain medications. Updated table and new monograph on hormonal contraception. If you work with breastfeeding mothers, this book is an essential tool to use in your practice.


Drug Facts and Comparisons 2017

Filename: drug-facts-and-comparisons-2017.pdf
ISBN: 1574393766
Release Date: 2016-10-24
Number of pages: 4152
Author: Facts and Comparisons Staff
Publisher:

Download and read online Drug Facts and Comparisons 2017 in PDF and EPUB Drug Facts and Comparisons provides up-to-date information on over 22,000 Rx and 6,000 OTC products grouped by therapeutic category for ease of comparison. Drug Facts and Comparisons answers questions about actions, indications and contraindications, warnings and precautions, drug interactions, adverse reactions, administration and dosage, and pregnancy and lactation. Comparisons include drug to drug, dosage forms, and name brands to name brands and generics. Biologicals and antiparasitic drugs, IV solutions, and therapeutic ophthalmic preparations are also included. Key Features: -Over 22,000 Rx and 6,000 OTC products, including generic and trade names -More than 3,000 easy-to-read charts and comparative tables


Trissel s Stability of Compounded Formulations

Filename: trissel-s-stability-of-compounded-formulations.pdf
ISBN: 1582121257
Release Date: 2009-01-01
Number of pages: 654
Author: Lawrence A. Trissel
Publisher: Amer Pharmacists Assn

Download and read online Trissel s Stability of Compounded Formulations in PDF and EPUB The 4th edition of Trissel's Stability of Compounded Formulations is the only book in print that provides a single compilation of all currently available stability information on drugs in compounded oral, enteral, topical, ophthalmic, and other specialized preparations. Based on data published over the past 50 years, the reference summarizes specific formulations and stability studies. the book will help readers (a) determine whether formulated compounds will be stable for the anticipated duration of use, (b) properly store and repackage compounded formulations, c formulate in accordance with