Paediatric prescription guide
This pocket guide includes a guide on writing a complete paediatric prescription, paediatric dose calculations, paediatric drug doses, formulations available in Sri Lanka (including formulations available in government hospitals) and a colour guide to aid identification of commonly available drugs. This pocket guide intends to improve paediatric prescription writing skills and practice thereby enabling safe and sensible prescribing to ensure patient safety.
The pocket guide was launched at the ‘Annual Academic sessions of Sri Lanka Pharmacology and Therapeutics 2017 October’.
Copies of the book are available at the Department of Pharmacology, Faculty of Medicine, Peradeniya.