What's in the Tool Book?

The following Content Collection is accurate as of July 21, 2016. For the most recent updates to this table, access the Tool Book at Dorsata.com.

Content Collection

  1. About the Tool Book

    1. Copyright and Editors
    2. Acknowledgments and Disclaimer
    3. Medicina Fortis (Strong Medicines)
    4. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and Drug Information Resources
  2. Antibiotic Stewardship Program and Infectious Disease Treatment Guidelines

    1. Program Components
      1. Antibiotic Stewardship at BJH
      2. Preventing Antimicrobial Resistance in Hospitalized Adults
      3. Antibiogram (current and past)
      4. Antimicrobial Cost Index
      5. Obtaining ID Approval
      6. Antibiotic Approval Personnel
      7. Antimicrobial Restriction Categories
      8. Antimicrobial Restrictions by Drug Class
    2. Drug Monographs
      1. Aminoglycosides, Formulary Status
      2. Aminoglycosides, General Dosing Guidance
      3. Aminoglycosides, Dosing Algorithm
      4. Amphotericin B
      5. Ampicillin/Sulbactam
      6. Aztreonam
      7. Cefepime
      8. Cefotaxime
      9. Cefotetan
      10. Cefoxitin
      11. Ceftaroline
      12. Ceftazidime/Avibactam
      13. Ceftolozane/Tazobactam
      14. Ceftriaxone
      15. Ciprofloxacin
      16. Clindamycin
      17. Colistin
      18. Daptomycin
      19. Doripenem
      20. Ertapenem
      21. Fluconazole
      22. Ganciclovir and Valganciclovir
      23. Isavuconazole (isavuconazonium)
      24. Itraconazole
      25. Levofloxacin
      26. Linezolid
      27. Meropenem
      28. Metronidazole
      29. Micafungin
      30. Moxifloxacin
      31. Oseltamivir
      32. Piperacillin/Tazobactam
      33. Posaconazole
      34. Quinine
      35. Ribavirin, Inhaled
      36. Telavancin
      37. Tigecycline
      38. Vancomycin
      39. Vancomycin, Empirical Dosing
      40. Vancomycin Dosing Adjustments Guideline
      41. Adjusting Vancomycin Based on Levels, Algorithm
      42. Voriconazole
      43. Voriconazole Dosing Adjustments in Obese Patients
    3. Renal Dosing of Antimicrobials
      1. Renal Dosing for Selected Antimicrobials
      2. Continuous Renal Replacesent Therapy (CRRT), Dosing of Selected Antimicrobials
    4. Infectious Diseases Treatment Guidelines
      1. Antibiotic Lock Therapy
      2. Clostridium Difficile Infection
      3. Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections(cIAI)
      4. Complicated Intra-Abdominal Infections (cIAI), Algorithm for Initial Clinical Stratification
      5. Continuous Renal Replacement Therapy (CRRT), Dosing Selected Antimicrobials
      6. Hepatitis C Therapy
      7. Intravenous Beta-Lactams for Serious MSSA Infections
      8. Obese Dosing Adjustments for Selected Antimicrobials
      9. Renal Dosing for Selected Antimicrobials
      10. Sexual Assault, Adult: STD Prophylaxis and Emergency Contraception
      11. Surgical Antimicrobial Prophylaxis for Selected Surgical Procedures
      12. Tuberculosis Latent Infection and Disease
    5. Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV)
      1. Antiretroviral Therapy
      2. HIV+ Pregnant Patients
      3. HIV Prophylaxis for Exposed Newborns
      4. Opportunistic Infection (OI) Primary Prophylaxis
      5. Post-Exposure Prophylaxis for Sexual Assault (HIV nPEP)


  3. Anticoagulation Therapy

    1. Antithrombotics, Disease-Specific Therapy
    2. Apixaban (Eliquis)
    3. Chads2 Score
    4. Dabigatran (Pradaxa)
    5. Enoxaparin (Lovenox), Therapeutic
    6. Hemorr2hages Score
    7. Heparin, High-Dose Subcutaneous for VTE
    8. Heparin-Induced Thrombocytopenia (HIT)
    9. Heparin Infusions, Dosing and Nomogram
    10. Prothrombin Complex Concentrate (PCC)
    11. Rivaroxaban (Xarelto)
    12. Warfarin
  4. Anticoagulation Reversal

    1. Activated Factor VIIa (rFVIIa, Novo-Seven)
    2. Heparin Reversal Algorithm
    3. Life-Threatening Bleeding with No Anticoagulant Use Algorithm
    4. Life Threatening Bleeding or Need for Emergent Surgical Procedure
    5. Direct Thrombin INhibitor Reversal Algorithm
    6. LMWH Reversal Algorithm
    7. Factor Xa Inhibitor Reversal Algorithm'
    8. Warfarin Reveral: Minor Bleeding Algorithm
    9. Warfarin Reversal: Major, NON-Life Threatening Bleeding Algorithm
    10. Warfarin Reversal: Major, Life Threatening Bleeding Algorithm
    11. Warfarin Reversal
  5. Disasters / Weapons of Mass Destruction

    1. Disaster Preparedness at BJH
    2. Weapons of Mass Destruction
  6. Drug Information

    1. General Information
      1. Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) and Drug Information Resources
      2. Selected P&T Committee Policies
      3. Formulary Categories of Drugs
    2. Drug or Disease-Specific Monographs
      1. Acetaminophen Overdose
      2. Administration Times, Standardized
      3. Antidotes
      4. Chest Pain or Ischemic Symptoms Initial Management
      5. Chest Pain or Ischemic Symptoms Inpatient Management
      6. Child-Pugh Score: Hepatic Dose Adjustments
      7. Corticosteroid Conversions
      8. Emergency Drug Administration Guide
      9. Essential Hypertension Treatment Algorithm
      10. Hypertension Treatment
      11. Insulin, Subcutaneous Use in Hospitalized Patients
      12. Intravenous Immune Globulin (IVIg) Dosing by Body Weight
      13. IV Infusion Guide
      14. Malignant Hyperthermia
      15. Oral Antipsychotics
      16. Selecting a Statin for Adults >21 Years Old
      17. Short-Acting Intramuscular Antipsychotics for Acute Agitation
      18. Status Epilepticus in Adults
      19. Taking Care of Actively Dying Patients
      20. Therapeutic Drug Monitoring
      21. Therapeutic Hypothermia for Cardiac Arrest
      22. Therapeutic Substitutions
      23. Weight-Based Vasoactive Conversion Tables
  7. Hospital Epidemiology and Infection Prevention

    1. Isolation Precautions Quick Reference Guide
    2. Airborne Precautions With N95 Respirator Guidelines for Initiation and Follow-Up
  8. Oncology Supportive Care

    1. Chemotherapy-Induced Nausea and Vomiting
    2. Extravasation
    3. Febrile Neutropenia, Stem Cell Transplant Pathway
    4. Febrile Neutropenia, Stem Cell Transplant Guideline
    5. Hypercalcemia of Malignancy
    6. Opioid Analgesics for Cancer Pain
    7. Pasero Opioid Sedation Scale (POSS)
    8. Spinal Cord Compression
    9. Tumor Lysis Syndrome Guideline
    10. Tumor Lysis Syndrome Algorithm

  9. Patient and Medication Safety

    1. Dangerous Abbreviations
    2. Disclosure of Adverse Events
    3. Falls Caused by High Risk Medications
    4. High Risk Medications
    5. Safe Medication Prescribing
    6. Sound/Look Alike Medication Errors
  10. Pediatric Dosing

    1. Pediatric Antimicrobial Dosing
    2. Pediatric Seizure Guidelines

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