The APRN s Complete Guide to Prescribing Drug Therapy 2018

The APRN   s Complete Guide to Prescribing Drug Therapy 2018

Endocrine Practice, 23(2), 207–238. doi:10.4158/ep161682.cs Gilbert, D. N., Chambers, H. F., Eliopoulos, G. M., et al. (2016). The Sanford guide to antimicrobial therapy (46th ed.). Sperryville, VA: Antimicrobial Therapy.

Author: Mari J. Wirfs, PhD, MN, APRN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, CNE

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826166593

Category: Medical

Page: 752

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This is a concise, easy-to-read prescribing reference for advanced health care providers involved in the primary care management of patients with acute, episodic, and chronic health problems. Organized alphabetically by clinical diagnosis for quick access in all clinical settings, the guide encompasses CDC- and FDA-approved pharmacotherapy regimens for more than 500 clinical diagnoses along with clinically useful information. Another important feature is the inclusion of Comments highlighting such clinically important information as laboratory values, precautions and contraindications, and safety information. Each diagnosis includes appropriate drug choices listed alphabetically by generic name with trade name, FDA pregnancy category, drug availability in generic or over-the-counter forms, adult and pediatric dosing regimens, dosage forms, drug additives, and more. Thirty easy-to-use tables in the appendices include childhood and adult immunization schedules, contraceptive guidance, categories of glucocorticosteroids, anti-infectives by class, and more. An index of drugs by generic and brand name, with FDA pregnancy category and controlled drug schedule, facilitates quick identification of drugs by alternate names, and relative safety during pregnancy. KEY FEATURES: Includes free ebook and electronic updates with registration. Facilitates speedy drug prescribing information retrieval for primary care providers in all settings Organizes over 500 diagnoses alphabetically for ease of use Highlights clinically important information such as lab values to monitor, contraindications, and safety information Includes an appendix of 30 tables for quick access to FDA pregnancy categories, the U.S. Schedule of Controlled Substances, childhood and adult immunization schedules, and more Provides generic/trade name index
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The PA s Complete Guide to Prescribing Drug Therapy 2018

The PA   s Complete Guide to Prescribing Drug Therapy 2018

Endocrine Practice, 23(2), 207–238. doi:10.4158/ep161682.cs Gilbert, D. N., Chambers, H. F., Eliopoulos, G. M., et al. (2016). The Sanford guide to antimicrobial therapy (46th ed.). Sperryville, VA: Antimicrobial Therapy.

Author: Mari J. Wirfs, PhD, MN, APRN, ANP-BC, FNP-BC, CNE

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826166579

Category: Medical

Page: 752

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"This is a succinct, pocket-sized prescribing guide that allows speedy drug reference for over 500 clinical diagnoses. It is a must-have book for both seasoned and new physician assistants. Unlike traditional pharmacology text books, the information has been organized alphabetically by clinical diagnosis, which allows speedy access of information by the busy clinician in all settings.... I commend the author in creating such a current inventory and for keeping us up to date with the current treatment guidelines." - Gerald Kayingo, PhD, MMSc, PA-C Assistant Clinical Professor and Director of the Physician Assistant Program University of California Davis Medical Center "A clinical 'must' in today's busy practice environment ... brilliantly linking the most common disease entities with a most user friendly and extremely well laid out prescribing guide...." - Keith Lafferty, MD, FAAEM Co-Director, Department of Emergency Medicine, Director of Education, Gulf Coast Medical Center, Fort Myers, Florida This is a concise, easy-to-read prescribing reference for advanced health care providers involved in the primary care management of patients with acute, episodic, and chronic health problems. Organized alphabetically by clinical diagnosis for quick access in all clinical settings, the guide encompasses CDC- and FDA-approved pharmacotherapy regimens for more than 500 clinical diagnoses along with clinically useful information in a convenient, quick-access format. Another outstanding feature is the inclusion of Comments throughout the guide highlighting such clinically important information as laboratory values to be monitored, precautions and contraindications, patient teaching points, pediatric usage and dosages, and safety information. Each diagnosis includes appropriate drug choices listed alphabetically by generic name and trade name, FDA pregnancy category, drug availability in generic or over-the-counter forms, adult and pediatric dosing regimens, dosage forms, drug additives, and more. Thirty easy-to-use tables in the appendices include FDA pregnancy categories, U.S. Schedule of Controlled Substances, Childhood and Adult Immunization Schedules, Contraceptive Guidance, categories of Glucocorticosteroids, Anti-infectives by class, and more. An alphabetical cross-reference index of drugs by generic and trade name, with FDA pregnancy category and controlled drug schedule, facilitates quick identification of drugs by alternate names and relative safety during pregnancy. Key Features: Facilitates speedy drug information retrieval for primary care providers in all settings Organizes over 500 diagnoses alphabetically by alternate names for ease of use Highlights clinically important information such as lab values to monitor, patient education points, and safety information Includes an appendix of 30 tables for quick access to key drug classifications, FDA pregnancy categories, Schedule of Controlled Substances, Childhood and Adult Immunization Schedules, and more Provides generic/trade name cross references Includes free e-book and electronic updates
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Conn s Current Therapy 2018 E Book

Conn s Current Therapy 2018 E Book

PROBABLE PATHOGENS Group B streptococcus; E. coli, or other gram-negative TABLE 2 Antibiotic Recommendations for Bacterial Meningitis Acquired in the Community, by Age Group enteric ... The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2005.

Author: Rick D. Kellerman

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323529617

Category: Medical

Page: 1344

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Designed for busy primary care specialists and other first-line care providers, Conn’s Current Therapy 2018, by Drs. Edward T. Bope and Rick D. Kellerman, delivers up-to-date treatment information in a concise yet in-depth format. Recognized leaders in the field provide their personal approaches and evidence-based clinical management options for the conditions you’re most likely to see in your everyday practice. Follows a consistent, templated format throughout, with diagnosis, therapy, drug protocols, and treatment pearls presented in easy-to-use boxes and tables for fast reference. Focuses on the most current diagnosis and treatment protocols for common complaints, acute diseases, and chronic illnesses – more than 300 topics, all carefully reviewed and updated. Features new and significantly revised chapters on Acute Myocardial Infarction, Hypertension, Peripheral Arterial Disease, Valvular Heart Disease, Hepatitis C, Adrenocortical Insufficiency, Urethral Strictures, Obsessive Compulsive Disorder, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, Fibromyalgia, Menopause, Travel Medicine, and much more. Provides current drug information thoroughly reviewed by PharmDs.
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Essential Procedures for Emergency Urgent and Primary Care Settings Third Edition

Essential Procedures for Emergency  Urgent  and Primary Care Settings  Third Edition

Gilbert, D. N., Chambers, H. F., Eliopoulos, G. M., Saag, M. D., & Pavia, A. T. (Eds.). (2018). The Sanford guide to antimicrobial therapy 2018 (48th ed.). Sperryville, VA: Antimicrobial Therapy. Huttin, C., Diaz, J. J. H., Vernet, P., ...

Author: Theresa M. Campo, DNP, FNP-C, ENP-BC, FAANP

Publisher: Springer Publishing Company

ISBN: 9780826141057

Category: Medical

Page: 702

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Note to Readers: Publisher does not guarantee quality or access to any included digital components if book is purchased through a third-party seller. A comprehensive, step-by-step, well-illustrated introduction to common clinical procedures This text is a user-friendly guide to performing 77 clinical procedures, ranging from those commonly performed to those infrequently called upon when minutes count in emergency, urgent, and primary care settings. This heavily updated third edition includes current and comprehensive text, graphic, and video instruction on the use of bedside ultrasound for procedural guidance in order to increase procedural accuracy and mitigate complications. Edited and written by academically accomplished physicians, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners, an interprofessional approach to the performance of procedures is highlighted throughout the book. Procedures are consistently formatted and presented in clear language with step-by-step detail organized by system-specific categories for easy access to information. Each procedure includes background considerations, indications & contraindications for performing the procedure, technique for safe and correct performance, special considerations, complications, post-procedure considerations, and patient education points. Original photos, videos, high quality sonographic footage, line drawings, and tables reinforce the guidelines and procedures. Abundant "Clinical Pearls" throughout the manuscript offer practical applications of key information representing years of clinical technical experience. Extensive references at the end of each chapter further enhance the book's utility New to the Third Edition: Delivers 16 completely new chapters covering a plethora of newly added procedures, incorporating an interprofessional approach to performing procedures Previous chapters have been extensively updated and expanded Provides new illustrative videos Presents a corresponding list of CPT codes Key Features: Delivers current, concise, step-by-step information for performing 77 commonly and less commonly used clinical procedures Provides abundant four-color photos and figures illustrating each procedure Organized by body system to provide fast access to key information Enriched with point of care ultrasound guided procedures Thoroughly introduces and teaches sonography at the most fundamental level as an important tool to enhance accuracy of procedures Reflects latest guidelines and evidence-based practice Includes prominently displayed links to numerous videos throughout the text
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Infections in Neutropenic Cancer Patients

Infections in Neutropenic Cancer Patients

The Sanford guide to antimicrobial therapy 2018. Sperryville: Antimicrobial Therapy, Inc; 2018. Bernardeschi C, et al. Cutaneous invasive aspergillosis: retrospective multicenter study of the French invasive-aspergillosis registry and ...

Author: Ana Paula Velez

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 9783030218591

Category: Medical

Page: 187

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As bone marrow transplant treatments and chemotherapy develop, the population of neutropenic cancer patients is on the rise. These developments are allowing patients to live longer, but in recent years, they have also led to an increase in previously rare infections and syndromes, whose management is unfamiliar to the average healthcare professional. Infections in Neutropenic Cancer Patients is a crucial resource for medical students, residents, practitioners, health professionals, and researchers. It details the clinical presentation, diagnoses, and management of an array of common infections and syndromes specific to neutropenic cancer patients, including real scenarios accompanied by color photos and radiographic results. Chapters include step-by-step tutorials, access to clinical answers on diagnosis and treatment, and a tabulated summary of the key points.
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IAP Specialty Series on Rational Antimicrobial Practice in Pediatrics

IAP Specialty Series on Rational Antimicrobial Practice in Pediatrics

3. Gilbert DN. Sanford Guide for Antimicrobial Therapy 2018. Sperryville, VA: Antimicrobial Therapy, Inc.; 2018. 4. Pai V, Ganavalli A, Kikkeri NN. Antifungal resistance in dermatology. Indian J Dermatol. 2018;63(5): 361-8. 5.

Author: Tanu Singhal

Publisher: Jaypee Brothers Medical Publishers

ISBN: 9789352707065

Category: Medical

Page: 552

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Graphic Guide to Infectious Disease E Book

Graphic Guide to Infectious Disease E Book

CDC Yellow Book 2018 Health Information for International Travel. Oxford, United Kingdom: Oxford University Press; 2018:309-313. LIVER FLUKE Gilbert DN, Chambers HF, Eliopoulos GM, et al., eds. The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy ...

Author: Brian Kloss

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780323442206

Category: Medical

Page: 448

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A unique mash-up of medical education and comic book-style illustration, Graphic Guide to Infectious Diseases uses memorable art and humorous text to provide a seriously effective way to enhance your knowledge of complex medical conditions and diseases. Emergency medicine physician Dr. Brian Kloss and illustrator Travis Bruce use pop culture references, nostalgia, and unconventional humor to bridge the gap between challenging microbiology content and clinical knowledge of infectious diseases. Offers an innovative, concise, and fun way to learn about diseases, their signs and symptoms, and how to treat them – perfect for the busy medical student. Improves understanding and retention of complex information by using high-quality graphic illustrations mixed with solid educational content – ensuring a high-interest, high-yield resource with a large dose of humor and an innovative writing style. Uses visual learning to boost memorization, long-term retention, and exam performance.
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Pharmacy Practice E Book

Pharmacy Practice E Book

... The Sanford Guide to Antimicrobial Therapy 2018 Elsevier https://www.uk.elsevierhealth.com/ Kumar PJ, Clark ML Aronson JK, Dukes MNG Elsevier https://www.uk.elsevierhealth.com/ Gilbert DNet al. http://www.sanfordguide.com Mandell, ...

Author: Jennie Watson

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

ISBN: 9780702074288

Category: Medical

Page: 496

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The sixth edition of PharmacyPractice brings the contents completely up to date, reflecting emerging new roles for pharmacists both within the traditional employment areas of hospital and community pharmacy, as well as other developing roles supporting the public health agenda, governance, risk management, prescribing and pharmaco-economics. Each chapter begins with Study Points and ends with Key Points to reinforce learning. Appendices include medical abbreviations, Latin terms and abbreviations, systems of weights and measurements and presentation skills. Some chapters also carry self-assessment questions for more complex areas of pharmaceutical practice. New editor on the team, Louise Cogan. Many new contributors, comprising practising pharmacists, teachers of pharmacy, and pharmacists with joint appointments between hospital/community pharmacy and universities. Now with companion e-book included on StudentConsult New chapters on Consent History Taking/ Gathering Information Advice giving and the pharmacist as a Health Trainer Using calculations in pharmacy practice Continuing professional development and revalidation Intra and inter professional working, The role of the pharmacist in medicines optimization
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