The most streamlined, portable, and easy-to-use drug guide to help you pass the NCLEX-RN! This pocket-sized review for prospective nurses gives you the focused, key information you need to know about medications commonly seen on the test. Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide includes: Generic names, brand names, phonetic pronunciations, and drug families for 300 frequently tested medications Concise nursing considerations and must-know side effects for each medication NEW! Expert guidance for studying drugs effectively Pregnancy risk category and controlled substance schedule for every drug Common medical abbreviations you'll use on the job Abbreviations to avoid when recording medication orders Terms are grouped by medication category, and each page features two terms with the complete explanations. With Kaplan's NCLEX-RN Drug Guide, you know you are getting the most up-to-date, expert information available to prepare for the exam!
Genre: Medical, Editor: Simon and Schuster, Pages: 336 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781506201986

"Truly pocket-sized and light, Kaplan's NCLEX Medication Review provides a concise, portable review of 300 medications frequently prescribed in clinical practice. This slim volume reviews only the medications and key details that are most likely to be tested--ideal for the home stretch of exam prep, when exam candidates can't afford to be overwhelmed. Streamlined Review Flashcard-style pages with more than 300 frequently prescribed drugs grouped by medication category & subcategory Expertly revised and up-to-date content, with nursing considerations, adverse effects, and purpose for each drug REORGANIZED to combine related therapies and facilitate learning of meds with similar profiles NEW sections: anesthetics and herbals (now tested on the NCLEX) NEW features: important alternate uses of medications, black box warnings Appendix of medical abbreviations for quick reference Alphabetical index of medications by generic name for quick page reference Convenient phonetic pronunciation keys Expert Guidance Simple, powerful tips for retaining medication content Reviewed and updated by Kaplan's team of expert nursing faculty and pharmacology specialists. We invented test prep--Kaplan ( has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams."
Genre: Medical, Editor: Simon and Schuster, Pages: 337 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781506276359

Kaplan’s pocket-sized NCLEX-RN Drug Guide provides exam candidates with more than 300 terms frequently tested on the NCLEX-RN, including drug family, nursing considerations, side effects, generic and brand names, and the purpose of each drug, as well as an appendix of medical abbreviations. Terms are grouped by medication category, and each flashcard-style page features two terms with the complete explanations on the reverse side. Features: * More than 300 of the most up-to-date drugs commonly tested on the NCLEX-RN exam * Expert guidance for studying drugs effectively, including NEW focus on each drug’s purpose * Index of brand names and generic names * Convenient phonetic pronunciation keys
Genre: Medical, Editor: Kaplan Publishing, Pages: 336 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 1506223478

A pocket-sized manual for preparing nursing students for the medications questions asked on the NCLEX-RN. Nursing students are more concerned about medications than about any other subject on the NCLEX, and this book provides the answers. Organized by drug class, this valuable guide lists over 300 drugs that you students may be asked about on the NCLEX. Each drug comes with detailed information on its side effects and nursing considerations. Best of all, it addresses those aspects of medications that are specifically emphasized noted on the NCLEX test plan.
Genre: Medical, Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Pages: 416 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781451171983

New edition of the number one nursing drug guide in the educational market.
Genre: Medical, Editor: F A Davis Company, Pages: 1416 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 0803611528

No nursing student should leave home without this book! Mosby's Drug Guide for Nursing Students, 10th Edition offers the most reliable information, now presented in full color. With an A to Z organization, you have quick access to information on 50 drug classifications and more than 4,000 individual generic and trade name drugs. The newest NANDA-I nursing diagnoses help you write care plans, and data on interactions and therapeutic outcomes help you prevent errors. Detailed illustrations show how drugs work at the cellular level, and a photo atlas depicts physical landmarks and techniques for safe and effective drug administration. Known for its focus on drug safety, this handbook is compiled by Linda Skidmore-Roth, a well-known expert in nursing pharmacology, which means you will ALWAYS find the latest and most trustworthy drug information. An Evolve companion website includes profiles of several drugs commonly encountered in clinicals, vibrant animations of drug actions, comprehensive list of combination products, patient-teaching guides, clinical calculators, and more!
Genre: Medical, Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences, Pages: 1280 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780323101622

A one-of-a-kind guide specifically for rehabilitation specialists! A leader in pharmacology and rehabilitation, Charles Ciccone, PT, PhD offers a concise, easy-to-access resource that delivers the drug information rehabilitation specialists need to know. Organized alphabetically by generic name, over 800 drug monographs offer the most up-to-date information on drug indications, therapeutic effects, potential adverse reactions, and much more! A list of implications for physical therapy at the end of each monograph helps you provide the best possible care for your patients. It’s the perfect companion to Pharmacology in Rehabilitation, 4th Edition!
Genre: Medical, Editor: F.A. Davis, Pages: 1217 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780803640047

Over 1,000 generic name drugs, encompassing over 4,000 trade name drugs, are organized alphabetically with A-to-Z tabs for quick and easy access. Detailed information for each drug distinguishes side effects and adverse reactions to help you identify which are most likely to occur. Highlighting of high-alert drugs helps promote safe administration of drugs that pose the greatest risk for patient harm; an appendix includes drug names that sound alike or look alike. UNIQUE! Herbal information is included in the appendix and on the Evolve companion website, covering the interactions and effects of commonly encountered herbs. Classifications section features an overview of actions and uses for drug families. Top 100 Drugs list helps you easily identify the most frequently administered drugs. Nursing considerations are organized in a functional nursing process framework and include headings for baseline assessment, intervention/evaluation, and patient/family teaching. Information on lifespan and disorder-related dosage variations equips you with special considerations for pediatric, geriatric, hepatic, and immune- or renal-compromised patients. Extensive IV content features IV compatibilities/IV incompatibilities and breaks down key information with headings on reconstitution, rate of administration, and storage. Fixed combinations are included in dosages of each combined drug directly within the individual monographs, to help you understand different drug dose options for specific diseases. Cross-references to the 400 top U.S. brand-name drugs are located throughout the book for easy access. Customizable and printable monographs for 100 of the most commonly used drugs are located on Evolve, along with quarterly drug updates. Therapeutic and toxic blood level information promotes safe drug administration. Comprehensive IV Compatibility Chart foldout arms you with compatibility information for 65 intravenous drugs. List of newly approved drugs in the front of the book makes it easy to locate the latest drugs. Callouts in a sample drug monograph highlight key features to help you understand how to use the book more efficiently.
Genre: Medical, Editor: Elsevier Health Sciences, Pages: 1528 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9780323757294

The NCLEX-PN exam is not just about what you know—it’s about how you think. Kaplan’s NCLEX-PN Prep Plus 2018 uses expert critical thinking strategies and targeted sample questions to help you put your expertise into practice and ace the exam! The NCLEX-PN exam tests how you’ll apply the medical knowledge you’ve gained in real-life situations. In NCLEX-PN Prep Plus 2018, Kaplan’s all-star nursing faculty teaches you 9 critical thinking pathways to help you break down what exam questions are asking. Six chapters end with practice sets to help you put these critical thinking principles into action. Get everything in the NCLEX-PN Prep 2018 package, plus one more practice test online, additional practice questions, 60 minutes of video tutorials, and a digital copy of the book. With NCLEX-PN Prep Plus 2018 you can study on-the-go. Log in from anywhere to watch video tutorials, review strategies, and take your online practice test. Proven Strategies. Realistic Practice. * 9 critical thinking pathways to break down what exam questions are asking * 6 end-of-chapter practice sets to help you put critical thinking principles into action * 2 full-length practice tests to gauge your progress—one in the book, one online * Detailed rationales for all answer choices, correct and incorrect * Techniques for mastering the computer adaptive test format Expert Guidance * In-depth content review, organized along the exam’s “Client Needs” framework * 60 minutes of video tutorials on the ins and outs of the NCLEX-PN * Kaplan’s Learning Engineers and expert psychometricians ensure our practice questions and study materials are true to the test. * We invented test prep—Kaplan ( has been helping students for almost 80 years. Our proven strategies have helped legions of students achieve their dreams.
Genre: Medical, Editor: Simon and Schuster, Pages: 325 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781506233352

THE #1 Drug Guide for nurses & other clinicians...always dependable, always up to date! Look for these outstanding features: Completely updated nursing-focused drug monographs featuring 3,500 generic, brand-name, and combination drugs in an easy A-to-Z format NEW 32 brand-new FDA-approved drugs in this edition, including the COVID-19 drug remdesivir—tabbed and conveniently grouped in a handy “NEW DRUGS” section for easy retrieval NEW Thousands of clinical updates—new dosages and indications, Black Box warnings, genetic-related information, adverse reactions, nursing considerations, clinical alerts, and patient teaching information Special focus on U.S. and Canadian drug safety issues and concerns Photoguide insert with images of 439 commonly prescribed tablets and capsules
Genre: Medical, Editor: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Pages: 1824 in PDF, Epub, Mobi, ISBN: 9781975160159