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Master dosage calculations with the best-selling book! This market-leader from Gloria Pickar includes a comprehensive math review, full-color drug labels, and critical thinking assessments. Basic and advanced calculations are thoroughly covered, including intravenous and those specific to the pediatric patient.
Table of Contents
|Fractions and Decimals|
|Ratios, Percents, Simple Equations, and Ratio-Proportion|
|Measurement Systems, Drug Orders, and Drug Labels|
|Systems of Measurement|
|Conversions: Metric, Apothecary, and Household Systems|
|Conversions for Other Clinical Applications: Time and Temperature|
|Equipment Used in Dosage Measurement|
|Interpreting Drug Orders|
|Understanding Drug Labels|
|Preventing Medication Errors|
|Drug Dosage Calculations|
|Oral Dosage of Drugs|
|Parenteral Dosage of Drugs|
|Reconstitution of Solutions|
|Using Other Methods to Calculate Dosages|
|Pediatric and Adult Dosages Based on Body Weight Advanced Calculations|
|Intravenous Solutions, Equipment, and Calculations|
|Body Surface Area and Advanced Pediatric Calculations|
|Advanced Adult Intravenous Calculations|
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