Digital version of latest injectable drugs handbook out now
MedicalDirector's publishing and knowledge division has released a digital version of the 7th edition of the Australian Injectable Drugs Handbook (AIDH), written in association with the Society of Hospital Pharmacists of Australia (SHPA).
Enhancements in the 7th edition include full revisions to many entries for the 450 injectable medicines covered, including new anti-cancer drugs, 23 new monographs and five anti-venoms.
SHPA CEO Kristin Michaels said edition was developed in response to feedback from nurses and pharmacists.
“We have designed a new layout for the monographs, listed anti-neoplastic monographs with other monographs alphabetically making them easily identifiable and, in partnership with MedicalDirector, ensured that supporting material is now indexed and searchable, creating a more practical resource that can be used every day,” Ms Michaels said.
The digital version is device responsive integrates with institutional library systems and off-site authentication platforms.
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