Grounded in clinical practice, this book includes independent information about drugs used in palliative care, highlighting off-label indications or routes, and dealing with the administration of multiple drugs by continuous subcutaneous infusion.
Updates in the new edition:
•Two new monographs to reflect increasing use in practice, Denosumab and Parecoxib
•Hepatic chapter fully revised by a multidisciplinary working group
•Cannabinoids monograph fully updated and including the 2019 NICE guidance
•Anticoagulants monograph fully updated to include a new table with prescribing guidance for Direct Oral Anticoagulants (DOACs)
•Opioid antagonists outside the CNS fully updated to reflect the latest products and evidence for use
•Urinary antimuscarinics, a new combined monograph to reflect the increasing use of other drugs in this category
Palliative Care Formulary (PCF7) provides unrivalled, in-depth and practical guidance on drugs and treatments to help improve quality of life for adult patients facing progressive life-limiting diseases.