Milagros Fernandez, Lydia Calix's Modell's Drugs in Current Use and New Drugs, 2006: 52nd PDF


By Milagros Fernandez, Lydia Calix

ISBN-10: 082617096X

ISBN-13: 9780826170965

ISBN-10: 0826170978

ISBN-13: 9780826170972

Now in its fifty-second yr, this each year up to date drug reference offers succinct details at the new medicinal drugs of this 12 months and on medicines in present use. It deals a concise and transportable replacement to the "mega" drug reference volumes to be had in different places. The compact structure comprises crucial info on approximately 1,100 well-known medications, with go references to over 1,200 exchange names. Highlights comprise a thesaurus directory the typical unintended effects of the medication. designated awareness is given to the hot medicines with extended sufferer care implications for nurses and different allied healthiness execs.

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