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Medicines Management in Adult Nursing [electronic resource].

By: Contributor(s): Material type: Computer fileComputer filePublisher number: 9781844458424Series: Transforming Nursing Practice SeriesPublication details: London : SAGE Publications, 2010.ISBN:
  • 9781844458448
Subject(s): Genre/Form: Additional physical formats: Print version:: Medicines Management in Adult NursingDDC classification:
  • 615.102461073
LOC classification:
  • RM147 .L39 2010
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Contents:
Cover; Front matter; Introduction; Chapter 1 Drug calculations; Chapter 2 The law governing medicines; Chapter 3 Ethical frameworks; Chapter 4 Pharmacology; Chapter 5 Medicines administration; Chapter 6 Partnership working; Chapter 7 Evidence-based practice; Glossary; References; Index
Summary: Correct medicines management for adults is a crucial skill that adult nursing students must develop in order to provide safe care to their patients. This book specifically supports pre-registration students in meeting the required competencies for medicines management needed to pass formal assessment and qualify as an adult nurse. It is clearly structured around the NMC Essential Skills Clusters for medicines management, covering legal aspects, drugs calculations, administration, storage, record keeping, introductory pharmacology, patient communication and contextual issues in medication. The
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Cover; Front matter; Introduction; Chapter 1 Drug calculations; Chapter 2 The law governing medicines; Chapter 3 Ethical frameworks; Chapter 4 Pharmacology; Chapter 5 Medicines administration; Chapter 6 Partnership working; Chapter 7 Evidence-based practice; Glossary; References; Index

Correct medicines management for adults is a crucial skill that adult nursing students must develop in order to provide safe care to their patients. This book specifically supports pre-registration students in meeting the required competencies for medicines management needed to pass formal assessment and qualify as an adult nurse. It is clearly structured around the NMC Essential Skills Clusters for medicines management, covering legal aspects, drugs calculations, administration, storage, record keeping, introductory pharmacology, patient communication and contextual issues in medication. The