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Institution: Australian Catholic University - St Patrick 's (Melbourne)
Course Code: HLT51612
Subject: HLT51612 - Diploma Of Nursing
Semester 1 2016
Drugs listed by therapeutic class and by body system.
Both trade names and generic drug names provided
Each drug entry listed by available forms, action, use, dosage, adverse effects, interactions with other drugs
Nursing points and cautions and Patient teaching and advice ensure quality patient care
New to this Edition
New focus on Patient teaching and advice
All existing drugs reviewed and updated
All new entries checked to ensure form, action, dose, usage, adverse effects, contraindication and precautions comply with current pharmaceutical guidelines.
Cautions for drugs used during pregnancy and breastfeeding
are highlighted with an icon
Cautions for Sports related drugs are also highlighted with an icon