The most used textbook I have ever owned...
As a nursing student, I use it multiple times per week.
The size is convenient since its a "pocket book" (its a fat one though...) but its better than hauling around a full-sized textbook.
Goes over the main drug families, as well as each specific drug, explaining mechanisms of action, indications for administering, adverse effects, normal dosages and routes of administration, and helpful teaching points and what to look for while doing a physical exam and history taking.
You can search by brand name or fancy medically-correct name, which is super helpful if you can't remember one of the two.
Also has some photos of the… Read more