Modell's Drugs in Current Use and New Drugs, 2005, 51st Edition

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Milagros Fernandez, PharmD, Lydia Calix, BS, Pharm, RPh
Springer Publishing Company, Jan 3, 2005 - Medical - 414 pages
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Now in its fifty-first year, this annually updated drug reference provides succinct information on the new drugs of this year and on medications in current use. It offers a concise and portable alternative to the "mega" drug reference volumes available elsewhere. The compact format contains essential information on nearly 1,100 generic drugs, with cross references to over 1,200 trade names. Highlights include a glossary listing the common side effects of the drugs. Special attention is given to the new drugs with expanded patient care implications for nurses and other allied health professionals.

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Milagros Fernandez, PharmD, received her bachelor of science in pharmacy from Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences of Long Island University and her doctor of pharmacy from St. John's University College of Pharmacy and Health Professions. Dr. Fernandez is currently the lead pharmacist for general medicine at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Prior to her current position, Dr. Fernandez worked as a target drug monitoring/staff pharmacist specializing in renal dosing of antibiotics and histamine2 receptor antagonists for 5 years. She is a member of the Education Committee, Medication Safety and Informatics Committee, and Quality Improvement Committee at New York-Presbyterian Hospital. Her professional affiliations include the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists and the New York State Council of Health System Pharmacists. Her primary areas of interest are infectious diseases, oncology and ambulatory care.

Lydia Calix, BS Pharm, RPh, received her bachelor of science in pharmacy from Arnold and Marie Schwartz College of Pharmacy and Health Sciences of Long Island University. Ms. Calix is currently a staff pharmacist for the division of Neurology/Pulmonary at Texas Children's Hospital. Her professional affiliations include the American Society of Health-System Pharmacists.

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