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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