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Based on 16th print ed., with 2019 updates - 5,000 trade & generic drugs. 150 drug classifications. 800 built-in dosage calculators. Audio pronunciations. 1000+ drug monographs. Includes 1-year online access with WebView.

DESCRIPTION
Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses (DrugGuide™) sets new standard for nursing drug references by increasing its focus on safe practice and effective patient care. This latest update is based on the 16th edition with additional features, enhanced functionality and updates. Includes one year of online access with WebView

Highlights :
- Audio pronunciations for almost 890 generic drugs
- Over 800 built-in drug dosing calculation tools
Simply review a drug, calculate the dose and administer all in a single step without needing to switch to a separate drug dosing program. Comprehensive coverage on over 1,000 drug monographs including more than:
- 5,000 trade and generic drugs as well as expanded coverage of herbal products
- 150 drug classifications, both therapeutic and pharmacologic (if available)
- 500 commonly used combination drugs, including the dosage amount of the active generic ingredient
- Most complete life-span drug dosing considerations for adult, pediatric, and geriatric patients
Completely updated with expanded coverage on vulnerable populations including:
- New indications and dosing recommendations for top 100 pediatric drugs
- Pediatric, geriatric, and OB medication administration considerations
- A complete immunization schedule
- Special techniques for administering medications to children
- Oral rehydration solutions
- Drugs and breast feeding
- List of drugs associated with increased number of falls in the elderly
More High Alert Coverage and Patient Safety Information than any other drug guide including:
- Special highlights to identify High Alert Medications with high risks for patient injury and information throughout the monograph that explain what the nurse can do to ensure patient safety
- "Do not confuse with" and "Do not crush, break, or chew" caution statements highlighted to support safe practice
- Information on how to prevent administration errors, detect dosing and dispensing errors, and detect or prevent adverse drug reactions (ADR)s.
- Explanations on how to administer medication safely by all routes – including signs and symptoms for toxicity and overdose, safe handling tips and how to educate patients for safe medication use in the home
Plus new integrated dosing calculators - Now, with over 800 built in weight-based drug dosing calculation tools, simply review a drug, calculate the dose and administer all in a single step.

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Version History

Launched Jun 10, 2016 (over 3 years ago).

Releasing new versions every 3 months, on average.

Nov 03
2019
(Current)
Version 3.5.3

Bug Fixes

Jul 14
2019
Version 3.5.2

Bug Fixes

Jun 24
2019
Version 3.5.1

New UI/UX and Accessibility features

Jun 16
2019
Version 3.5.0

New UI/UX and Accessibility features

Feb 26
2019
Version 3.4.2

Dec 25
2018
Version 3.4.0

Bug fixes

Oct 18
2018
Version 3.3.0

Jun 11
2018
Version 2.6.1

UI Enhancement
Search Enhancement
Settings Screen Addition
About Screen Addition
Bug fixes

Apr 01
2018
Version 2.6

UI Enhancement
Search Enhancement
Settings Screen Addition
About Screen Addition
Bug fixes

Sep 25
2017
Version 2.3.4

Support for Edition 15, 2017 Update

Jun 26
2017
Version 2.3.2

1. UI Enhancements on Home Screen 2. New Purchase Screen with Catalog for other Skyscape Products 3. Floating Menu with features (Notes, Voice Notes etc.) on Topic Screen 4. Favorites feature in Topic 5. Bug Fixes 6. Android 4.4: Favorite icon does not appears on headerbar for topic

Mar 24
2017
Version 2.2.9

1. UI Enhancements
2. New Purchase Screen with Catalog for other Skyscape Products
3. Floating Menu with features (Notes, Voice Notes etc.) on Topic Screen
4. Favorites feature in Topic
5. Bug Fixes

Jul 25
2016
Version 2.1.2

Minor Enhancements

Jul 05
2016
Version 2.0.3

1. Improved App Performance in Navigation and Search
2. Bug Fixes

Jun 10
2016
Version 1.8.7

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