A joint initiative of the Division of Clinical Pharmacology, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Cape Town, and the Health and Medical Publishing Group, publishers for the South African Medical Association.
The SAMF has become a favorite because it not only gives drug information but also includes how drug use should be applied in management protocols. The easy to use format allows for quick on the job referencing by being divided into clinical sections. The 14th edition has been released this year so it is full of the latest information.
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The formulary is aimed at the doctors, pharmacists, nurses, dentists and others concerned with the safe and cost-effective prescribing of medicines.
- Guidance on Prescribing
- Alimentary Tract and Metabolism
- Blood and Blood-Forming Organs
- Cardiovascular System
- Genitourinary System and Sex Hormones
- Systemic Hormonal Preparations
- General Anti-Infectives for Systemic Use
- Antineoplastic and immunomodulating Agents
- Musculoskeletal System
- Central Nervous System
- Antiparasitic Products
- Respiratory System
- Sensory Organs
- Contrast Media
- Treatment of Poisoning