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MDpocket Medical Student Edition – 2019

Need a great pocket medical reference guide for all your clinic and hospital rotations? MDpocket Medical Reference Guide 2019 is the most current, best-selling medical student pocket guide geared at rapid medical referencing. This reference is used by today’s students and interns with quick and easy ways to take care of patients with a unique tab design and sturdy laminated covers. The Medical Student Edition covers information on how to write histories and physical exams (H&Ps), SOAP Notes, fluid calculations, EKG interpretation, lab values and much more listed below.
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2019 Updates

  • Hypertension guidelines – 1 page added to the 2019 Hypertension chapter (now a 2 page layout) to define the new blood pressure measurements and classifications. This additional page adds patient specific considerations when selecting blood pressure medications. Recent hypertension guidelines were changed in 2017 as defined by evidence based guidelines and can be found at: Guideline for the Prevention, Detection, Evaluation, and Management of High Blood Pressure in Adults, Journal of the American College of Cardiology (2017), doi: 10.1016/j.jacc.2017.11.006. 
  • Nausea, Vomiting, Diarrhea, and Constipation Medications – 1 additional page added to this update and now includes current medications and doses for opioid induced constipation (OIC), chronic idiopathic constipation (CIC), irritable bowel syndrome - constipation (IBS-C). Nausea and vomiting medications were organized and brand names added for completeness.
  • Microbiology chart and antibiotic spectrums – 2019 updated current antibiotic coverage based on the most accurate information to improve the changing spectrum of drug coverage. New antibiotic chart demonstrates spectrum of coverage from ++ to - and improves the original design with guidelines established by Sanford and package inserts. 
  • Immunizations 2019
    Latest immunization guidelines from Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices (ACIP) for 2019 that include infant, child, adolescent, adult, and high risk groups.
    Changes to 2018 version
    • Adult Schedule

      • LAIV has been listed separately from inactivated influenza vaccine (IIV) on the immunization schedule and is an option for adults through age 49 (excluding those listed).
      • Heplisav-B was added to the 2019 schedule as an option routinely administered in 2 doses given at least 4 weeks apart. It can be used as a substitute in a 3-dose series with a different hepatitis B vaccine, but a valid 2-dose series requires 2 doses of Heplisav-B with at least 4 weeks between doses.
      • Additional language added to table for precautions, delay and contraindications:

        • Precaution – vaccine might be indicated if benefit of protection outweighs risk of adverse reaction is highlighted in orange
        • Delay in vaccination – vaccine that should not be given to pregnant women is highlighted in pink
        • Contraindicated or use not recommended – vaccine should not be administered because of risk factors for serious adverse reaction is highlighted in red.
    • Child and Adolescent Schedule

      • LAIV has been listed separately from inactivated influenza vaccine (IIV) on the immunization schedule.
      • Precaution added to Meningococcal B vaccine for pregnancy.
      • Tdap updated to with catch-up vaccination and use in pregnant adolescents. 

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