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Neonatal Formulary [electronic resource] : Drug Use in Pregnancy and the First Year of Life

By: Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781405145176Publication details: Oxford : John Wiley & Sons, Ltd., 2008.Edition: 5th edISBN:
  • 9780470750353
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Neonatal Formulary : Drug Use in Pregnancy and the First Year of LifeDDC classification:
  • 615.13
LOC classification:
  • RG627.6.D79
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Contents:
Neonatal Formulary 5: Drug Use in Pregnancy and the First Year of Life; Contents; Introduction; Important advisory statement; Further reading; Part 1 Drug prescribing and drug administration; Terms, symbols, abbreviations and units; Drug storage; Neonatal drug administration; Drugs and the body; Drugs and the law; Care and use of intravascular lines; Minimising IV infusion and drug hazards; Writing a hospital prescription; Adverse reactions and overtreatment; Renal failure; Body weight and surface area; Useful website addresses; Part 2 Drug Monographs
Part 3 Maternal medication and its effect on the babyIntroduction; Further reading; Maternal medication and the baby; Index, including synonyms and abbreviations
Summary: The Neonatal Formulary is a unique book providing advice on the safe use of drugs during pregnancy, labour and throughout the first year of life. Thoroughly updated, this fifth edition draws on the experience of an increasingly international group of neonatologists and is now a well established reference on prescribing in infancy. It covers all the drugs commonly used in the perinatal period, including those used for fetal treatment, and summarizes how the prescribing of each has to adapt to changes in drug elimination during the first year of life. Key feat
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Neonatal Formulary 5: Drug Use in Pregnancy and the First Year of Life; Contents; Introduction; Important advisory statement; Further reading; Part 1 Drug prescribing and drug administration; Terms, symbols, abbreviations and units; Drug storage; Neonatal drug administration; Drugs and the body; Drugs and the law; Care and use of intravascular lines; Minimising IV infusion and drug hazards; Writing a hospital prescription; Adverse reactions and overtreatment; Renal failure; Body weight and surface area; Useful website addresses; Part 2 Drug Monographs

Part 3 Maternal medication and its effect on the babyIntroduction; Further reading; Maternal medication and the baby; Index, including synonyms and abbreviations

The Neonatal Formulary is a unique book providing advice on the safe use of drugs during pregnancy, labour and throughout the first year of life. Thoroughly updated, this fifth edition draws on the experience of an increasingly international group of neonatologists and is now a well established reference on prescribing in infancy. It covers all the drugs commonly used in the perinatal period, including those used for fetal treatment, and summarizes how the prescribing of each has to adapt to changes in drug elimination during the first year of life. Key feat