Category list : Drug round
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’Each chapter is broken down into shorter essays, comprehensive notes and references at the end complete an in-depth and well researched book’
Harvard’s Nursing Guide to Drugs, 9th Edition Subscription
‘I would recommend this to any nurse, student nurse or even student doctor.’
'Miracle' drug for cancer treatmentSubscription
A pioneering new drug appears to have cured a British man with advanced skin cancer who had been given months to live.
England first to approve cervical cancer drugSubscription
Women with advanced cervical cancer could live longer after England became the first country in the world to make it routinely available.
Toolkit to help fight bacterial infectionsSubscription
Antibiotic-resistant bacterial infections could be better controlled by nurses and other health staff, thanks to the launch of a new toolkit from specialists at Public Health England (PHE).
Administration of drugs 4: by patientsSubscription
The final article in this series discusses the advantages and disadvantages of patient self-administration Download a print-friendly PDF file of this article here
Administration of drugs 3: parenteralSubscription
Part three of this four-part series looks at the advantages and disadvantages of parenteral administration
Administration of drugs 2: non-oralSubscription
Part two of this four-part series discusses drug administration using alternatives to the oral route
Administration of drugs 1: oral routeSubscription
Part one of this four-part series discusses the advantages and disadvantages of the oral route
Adverse reactions: know the risksSubscription
Be aware of when you need to report a drug reaction