Drugs & Dx Tests

  • Davis' Drug Guide for Nurses
       Available through Nursing Reference Center Plus.
  • Drugs and Lactation Database (LactMed)
       A peer-reviewed and fully referenced database of drugs to which breastfeeding mothers may be exposed. Among the data included are maternal and infant levels of drugs, possible effects on breastfed infants and on lactation, and alternate drugs to consider
  • Nursing 2024 Drug Handbook
  • PubChem (was: Drug Information Portal)
       From the US National Library of Medicine. Searches more than a dozen sources for information about more than 12,000 drugs
  • VisualDX
       Clinical decision support system designed to enhance medical decisions, aid therapeutic decisions, and improve patient safety. Includes a comprehensive medical image library. Contact Patricia Devine, devine@uw.edu, to get a log-in for VisualDX.