Introduction | |
Some Fundamentals of Measurement and Calculation | |
Numbers and Numerals | |
Kinds of Numbers | |
Arabic Numerals | |
Roman Numerals | |
Common and Decimal Fractions | |
Exponential Notation Fundamental | |
Arithmetic Operations with Exponentials Ratio, Proportion, and Variation Dimensional Analysis | |
Significant Figures | |
Estimation Percentage of Error | |
Measurement of Volume | |
Measurement of Weight | |
Aliquot Method of Weighing and Measuring | |
Least Weighable Quantity Method of Weighing | |
Interpretation of the Prescription or Medication Order | |
Medication Scheduling and Patient Compliance | |
The Metric System | |
Measure of Length | |
Measure of volume | |
Measure of Weight | |
Fundamental Computations | |
Relation of Metric to Other Systems of Measurement | |
Calculation of Doses Calibration of Droppers | |
Calculations in Miscellaneous | |
Dosage Problems Special Dosing | |
Considerations for the Pediatric and Elderly | |
Drug Dosage | |
Based on Age Drug Dosage | |
Based on Body Weight Drug Dosage | |
Based on Body Surface Area | |
Special Dosing Considerations in Cancer Chemotherapy | |
Clinical Laboratory Test Values and Dosage Heparin | |
Dosing Calculations Reducing and Enlarging Formulas | |
Formulas that Specify Amounts of Ingredients | |
Formulas that Specify Proportional Parts Density, Specific Gravity, and Specific volume | |
Density Specific Gravity | |
Density Versus Specific Gravity | |
Calculating the Specific Gravity of Liquids | |
Calculating the Specific Gravity of Solids | |
Calculating the Specific Volume | |
Use of Specific Gravity in Calculations of Weight and Volume Percentage | |
Ratio Strength, and Other Expressions of Concentration Percentage | |
Percentage Preparations | |
Percentage Weight-in-Volume | |
Percentage Volume-in Volume | |
Percentage Weight-Weight | |
Use of Percent in Compendial Standards Ratio | |
Strength Simple Conversions of Concentration to "mg/mL" Milligrams | |
Percent Expressing Clinical Laboratory Test Values | |
Parts per Million (PPM) and Parts per Billion (PPB) | |
Dilution and Concentration | |
Relationship Between Strength and Total Quantity | |
Dilution and Concentration of Liquids Stock Solutions | |
Dilution of Alcohol | |
Dilution of Acids | |
Dilution and Concentration of Solids | |
Triturations Alligation Specific | |
Gravity of Mixtures Isotonic Solutions | |
Preparation of Isotonic Solutions | |
Electrolyte Solutions:Milliequivalents, Millimoles, and Milliosmoles | |
Millimoles Osmolarity Clinical Considerations and Calculations | |
Some Calculations Involving Units, jug/mg, and other Measures of Potency | |
Constituted Solutions, Intravenous Admixtures, and Rate of Flow Calculations | |
Constitution of Dry Powders Intravenous | |
Admixtures Parenteral Nutrition | |
Rate of Flow of Intravenous Fluids | |
Some calculations in Contemporary Compounding | |
Use of Prefabricated Dosage Forms in Compounding | |
Pharmaceutical Formulas | |
Body Mass Index and the Nutrition | |
Label Body Mass index (BMI) | |
The Nutrition Label Some calculations | |
Associated with Drug Availability and Pharmacokinetics Drug Availability from Dosage | |
Forms and Delivery Systems Some introductory | |
Concepts and Calculations | |
Involved in Pharmacokinetics Dosage Calculations | |
Based on Creatinine Clearance Some Calculations | |
Associated with Olant Extractives Calculation of Active | |
Drug Moiety Atomic and Molecular Weights | |
Chemically Equivalent Quantities | |
Active Drug Moiety Equivalence | |
Some Calculations Associated with Plant | |
Exractives Extracts, Fluidextracts and Tinctures Botanic | |
Dietary Supplements Some Calculations | |
Involving Radiopharmaceuticals Radioisotopes | |
Radioactivity Units of Radioactivity | |
Some Pharmacoeconomic Calculations | |
Pharmacoeconomic Methods of Analysis | |
Cost Considerations of Drug and Drug | |
Product Selection | |
Drug Acquisition Costs Markup | |
Prescription Pricing Miscellaneous | |
Pharmaceutics Calculations Solubility | |
Ratios Emulsion Nucleaus | |
Hydrophille-Lipophile-Balance (HLB) | |
System Buffers and Buffers Solutions | |
Thermometry Proof Strength | |
Appendices | |
The Common System of Measurement and Intersystem Conversion | |
Graphical Methods | |
Basic Statistical Concepts | |
Glossary of Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms and Drug Delivery | |
Systems Review | |
Problem | |
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