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Drugs in children's nursing

Edited by Edward Alan Glasper, Gillian McEwing and Jim Richardson

in Oxford Handbook of Children's and Young People's Nursing

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

ISBN: 9780198569572
Published online August 2010 | e-ISBN: 9780199597901 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198569572.003.0026

Series: Oxford Medical Handbooks

Drugs in children's nursing

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Pharmacology - Pharmacodynamics: the study of how drugs work - Topical applications - Administration of ear medication - Administration of eye medication - Administration of nose medication - Administration of nebulizers - Administration of oral drugs - Procedure for administration of rectal medication to children - Administration of an intramuscular (IM) injection - Administration of a subcutaneous injection - Administration of an IV bolus - Entonox© administration - Patient-controlled analgesia (PCA) - Epidural analgesia - Controlled drug administration - Commonly used medicines - Calculating medicines - Medication calculations - Safe storage of medicines

Chapter.  7571 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics

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