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Administration of medicines in children’s and young people’s nursing

Edited by Edward Alan Glasper, Gillian McEwing and Jim Richardson

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

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print November 2015 | ISBN: 9780199641482
Published online January 2016 | e-ISBN: 9780191742811 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199641482.003.0003

Series: Oxford Handbooks in Nursing

Administration of medicines in children’s and young people’s nursing

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Pharmacology - Pharmacodynamics: the study of how drugs work - Topical applications - Administration of nose medications - Administration of ear medications - Administration of eye medications - Administration of nebulizers - Administration of oral drugs - Administration of rectal medications - Administration of an intramuscular (IM) injection - Administration of a subcutaneous (SC) injection - Administration of an intravenous (IV) bolus - Epidural analgesia - Entonox® administration - Patient-controlled analgesia - Administration of controlled drugs - Safe storage of medicines - Calculating doses of medicines

Chapter.  7957 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Paediatrics ; Nursing

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