Prescribing in pregnancy and breastfeeding

Robertson, DAF 2018, 'Prescribing in pregnancy and breastfeeding' , Nurse Prescribing, 16 (6) .

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Abstract

This article will look at the pharmacological considerations when prescribing for the pregnant or breastfeeding patient. It will illustrate the common issues to consider when prescribing in these groups. Focus will be on pharmacokinetics and pharmacodynamics, but the types of harm that can occur when medications are given in pregnancy will also be discussed. There will be some consideration of prescribing in women of childbearing age.

Item Type: Article
Schools: Schools > School of Health Sciences
Journal or Publication Title: Nurse Prescribing
Publisher: Mark Allen Healthcare
ISSN: 1479-9189
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Depositing User: DAF Robertson
Date Deposited: 28 Jun 2018 11:11
Last Modified: 23 Dec 2018 18:36
URI: http://usir.salford.ac.uk/id/eprint/47544

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