Edited by Bing, Caryn M.
An essential reference for anyone working in alternative site infusion practice. The extended stability monographs and parenteral nutrition monographs represent a continuing drug information project focused on identifying, reviewing and compiling relevant available information in a concise format and include most of the anti-infective medications, and other parenterals with useful extended stability dating. The fifth edition has been expanded and now includes 153 monographs that enable healthcare professionals to assign appropriate extended expiration dates, select the optimal container/administration system for drug compatibility, identify ideal storage conditions and ensure flush compatibility. There is also a new section on pediatrics in the introduction chapter including a table with special considerations.