Davis's Drug Guide for Nurses, 13th edition

Learning Objectives:
  • Identify correctly written medication orders that will help prevent medication errors.
  • Recognize critical drug reactions that will need immediate response from the nurse.
  • State signs/symptoms the nurse should educate the patient about relative to when to call their healthcare provider.
  • Identify patient education provided by the nurse to ensure proper, safe administration for prescribed medications.
  • List what to assess in a patient taking medications in order to determine if the patient is responding effectively.