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    Electronic Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring, Third Edition “is an excellent reference”

    Posted by Katie Hennessy on Jul 10, 2017 9:33:22 PM

    Knowledge of electronic fetal heart rate monitoring is crucial to OB nurses. In fact, studies have shown that a lack of understanding around electronic fetal monitoring (EFM) is one of the leading cause of lawsuits. That’s what makes our recently published Electronic Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring: The 5-Tier System, Third Edition by Julian T. Parer, Tekoa L. King, and Tomoaki Ikeda so timely and relevant.

    In a new review, Anthony Shanks, MD, from Indiana University School of Medicine, writes for Doody’s Review Service that,

    “This is an excellent reference and one that I will be going back to often. It is easy to read and, more importantly, interesting to read.”

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Tekoa L. King, Julian T. Parer, EFM, Electronic Fetal Heart Rate Monitoring, Tomoaki Ikeda, Reviews, electronic fetal monitoring

    Hear What Your Peers are Saying About the Tarascon Pharmacopoeia App

    Posted by Lindsay White on May 17, 2017 1:28:09 PM

    Don't Just Take Our Word for It.
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    We can tell you how valuable the Tarascon Pharmacopoeia app is all day long, but we think you should hear it from your peers.

    "INDISPENSIBLE. By far and away the most useful, best designed program of its type. Curated by pharmacists and clinicians. Unbiased data. Does not sell your look-up data to pharma, unlike the "free" e-poc-ra-tes. Worth every penny."
    —iOS reviewer

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    Topics: Android, Apple, Google Play, iOS, mobile medicine, Pharmacopoeia, prescribing, Tarascon, primary care, General Medicine, medical reference, mobile app, mobile medicine, Pharma, Prescribing, Reviews, primary care

    10 Things You May Not Know About Tarascon

    Posted by Lindsay White on Feb 28, 2017 7:24:50 PM

    You know how invaluable the Tarascon Pharmacopoeia is, but do you know the Tarascon story?

    Here are 10 things you may not know about Tarascon:

    1. The Tarascon Series is named after the Tarascon castle in France where the original author was visiting when he decided to turn his “cheat sheet” of drug information into a published book.
    2. Every year we include a trivia question in the Classic and Deluxe books. The first 25 people who find it and respond with the correct answer get a prize.
    3. You can now find Tarascon Pharmacopoeia drug information in EvidenceCare's unique online decision support tool for providers
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    Topics: physicians, medicine, mobile medicine, Pharmacopoeia, Tarascon, doctors, mobile app, Reviews, pocketbook, Social Media

    Review: Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 Professional Desk Reference Edition is "very useful for practicing clinicians"

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Apr 17, 2015 2:02:00 PM

    The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 Professional Desk Reference Edition has already been receiving rave reviews from fans, but now Doody's Review Service is also singing its praises. Reviewer Jennifer L. Colon, PharmD, MS, MBA noted that this reference "is a high quality, yet easy to use, reference that is very useful for practicing clinicians.

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, Pharmacopoeia, prescribing, Review, Tarascon, dosing, Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2015 Professional Desk Refe, Reviews

    Tarascon Pharmacopoeia Mobile App Meets Highest Level for Prescribing Safety

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Oct 12, 2014 11:59:52 PM

    According to an article published in the Journal of Medical Toxicology, the Tarascon Pharmacopoeia mobile application is one of only two electronic prescribing apps to meet the highest level of safety for accurate prescribing information.

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    Topics: pharma, mobile medicine, prescribing, primary care, dosing, General Medicine, journal of medical toxicology, mobile app, Pharma, Prescribing, tarascon pharmacopoeia, Reviews, Hospital Medicine Blog, Infectious Disease, mhealth

    5-Star Review for Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia 2014 Disease Edition

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Sep 5, 2014 12:43:26 PM

    We're pleased to announce that our Tarascon Pocket Pharmacopoeia 2014 Disease Edition authored by Mark A. Davis, MD, MS earned 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service. Reviewer Vincent F Carr, DO, MSA, FACC, FACP from the Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences writes that this book "is about the most user-friendly of all of the references on the market for looking up medication information."

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    Topics: physicians, Doody's Review Service, primary care, medical students, residents, dosing, General Medicine, mark a. davis, Prescribing, Reviews, clinicians, Hospital Medicine Blog, drug dosing, Infectious Disease, tarascon pocket pharmacopoeia

    HIV Essentials 2014, Seventh Edition Earns a 5-Star Review

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Aug 4, 2014 12:34:05 PM

    Great news-- HIV Essentials 2014, Seventh Edition by Paul E. Sax, MD, Calvin J. Cohen, MD, MS, and Daniel R. Kuritzkes, MD, recently attained 5 stars and a perfect score of 100 from Doody's Review Service. According to reviewer, Sara Hurtado Bares, MD, from the University of Nebraska Medical Center, it "is a concise handbook written by world-renowned experts in the field of HIV."

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    Topics: HIV, HIV Essentials 2014, Calvin J. Cohen, Daniel R. Kuritzkes, Doody's Review Service, Paul E. Sax, Book Review, Reviews, Infectious Disease

    Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2014 Professional Desk Reference Edition Earns 4-Star Review

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Mar 19, 2014 6:13:35 PM

    The Tarascon Pharmacopoeia 2014 Professional Desk Reference Edition recently received 4 stars from Doody’s Review Service. According to reviewer, Lawrence P. Carey, BS, PharmD, from the Temple University School of Pharmacy, this reference “is more comprehensive than others of its kind, such as the various prescriber drug guides."

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    Topics: pharma, Doody's Review Service, Pharmacopoeia, Tarascon, primary care, General Medicine, Pharma, prescribers, Prescribing, Reviews, Hospital Medicine Blog

    Jones & Bartlett Learning Title Featured on Grammy Award Website

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Oct 30, 2013 7:46:33 PM

    Studies have shown that music therapy supports cancer patients through their treatment. It has been proven to promote wellness, manage stress, alleviate pain, enhance memory, help patients communicate and express feelings, and even promote physical rehabilitation.

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    Topics: oncology, patient education, grammy, grammy.com, Authors, laurel fishman, music, Music and Cancer: A Prescription for Healing, Nimesh P Nagarsheth, Reviews, MD

    Review: "useful in providing essential information to students and residents"

    Posted by Jennifer Sharp on Sep 25, 2013 4:00:03 AM

    Doody’s Review Service recently reviewed the Tarascon Neurosurgery Pockebook  by Melanie G. Hayden Gephart, MD, MAS. According to reviewer, Ramsis  Farid Ghaly, MD, FACS (Ghaly Neurosurgical Associates), “is useful in providing essential information to students and residents.”

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    Topics: Doody's Review Service, medical students, doctors, Authors, neuro, tarascon neurosurgery pocketbook, Reviews, medical residents, Melanie G. Hayden Gephart MD MAS, neurosurgery

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