9780766862869

Dosage Calculations (Book with CD-ROM)

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  • ISBN13:

    9780766862869

  • ISBN10:

    0766862860

  • Edition: 7th
  • Format: Paperback
  • Copyright: 8/6/2003
  • Publisher: Cengage Learning
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Summary

This perennial best seller has set the standard for dosage calculations. This formula method text contains more practice questions than any competitor; full color labels; equipment; pediatric dosages; and even advanced calculations. New to this edition are a more streamlined presentation; new drug labels; smaller doses for pediatric calculations; and an interactive CD-ROM with improved functionality

Table of Contents

SECTION I MATHEMATICS REVIEW: Diagnostic Evaluation
Chapter 1 Math Review- Arabic Numbers, Roman NumberalsFraction and Decimals
Chapter 2 Math Review-Ratio, Percent, Simple Equations, Ratios and Proportions
Section I: Self-Evaluation, Time and Temperature
SECTION II MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS, DRUG ORDERS, & DRUG LABELS: Chapter 3 Systems of Measurement
Chapter 4 Conversions: Metric, Apothecary and Household Systems
Chapter 5 Conversions for Other Clinical Applications
Chapter 6 Equipment Used in Dosages Measurement
Chapter 7 Interpreting Drug Orders
Chapter 8 Understanding Drug Labels
Section II: Self-Evaluation
SECTION III DRUG DOSAGE CALCULATIONS: Chapter 9 Oral Dosages of Drugs
Chapter 10 Parenteral Dosage of Drugs
Chapter 11 Calculating with Ratio and Proportion
Chapter 12 Pediatric Dosages
Section III: Self-Evaluationt
SECTION IV ADVANCED CALCULATION: Chapter 13 Reconstitution of Non-Injectable Solutions
Chapter 14 Intravenous Solutions, Equipment and Calculations
Chapter 15 Advanced Pediatric Calculations
Chapter 16 Advanced Adult Calculations
Section IV Self-Evaluation
Essential Skills Evaluation Comprehensive Skills Evaluation
Answer Key
Index

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