This evidence-based text fills a gap in the market for detailed information on drungs administered via enternal feeding tubes. The only publication to bring together into one resource the legal, ethical, pharmaceutical and practical issues surrounding the administration of drugs using this method. Includes 50 updated momographs and 30 new monographs and the initial ten chapters have also been revised and updated.
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The second edition of this practical guide to the safe administration of medicines via enteral feeding tubes has been revised and updated to include 40 new monographs adding to the comprehensive collection. Ten chapters provide the background knowledge to inform clinical decisions, including information on: - types of enteral feeding tubes, syringes and ports - flushing, restoring and maintaining patency - drug therapy review - choice of medication formulation - legal and professional consequences of administering drugs via enteral feed tubes - health and safety and clinical risk management - defining interactions. Handbook of Drug Administration via Enteral Feeding Tubes is an essential guide on formulation for administration to a patient with limited GI access and will be essential reading for all pharmacists, doctors, nurses, dieticians in hospitals, community pharmacists and GPs. The online version of this book is available on Medicines Complete (www.medicinescomplete.com) and is regularly updated. Rebecca White is Pharmacist Team Manager of Nutrition and Surgery at Oxford Radcliffe Hospitals NHS Trust, Oxford, UK. Vicky Bradnam is a Pharmaceutical Consultant, Kent, UK.
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Book Description Pharmaceutical Press. PAPERBACK. Book Condition: New. 0853699283 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0545334
Book Description Pharmaceutical Press, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110853699283
Book Description Pharmaceutical Press, 2010. Paperback. Book Condition: New. book. Bookseller Inventory # 0853699283