Calculation of Drug Dosages: A Work Text / Edition 8

Calculation of Drug Dosages: A Work Text / Edition 8

by Sheila J. Ogden
     
 

ISBN-10: 032304588X

ISBN-13: 9780323045889

Pub. Date: 03/30/2007

Publisher: Elsevier Health Sciences

Covering ratio and proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis, this workbook/textbook reviews the math related to drug calculations using approximately 1800 worked examples. Practice problems appear in the book itself and on the companion CD-ROM. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR  See more details below

Overview

Covering ratio and proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis, this workbook/textbook reviews the math related to drug calculations using approximately 1800 worked examples. Practice problems appear in the book itself and on the companion CD-ROM. Annotation (c)2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780323045889
Publisher:
Elsevier Health Sciences
Publication date:
03/30/2007
Edition description:
REV
Pages:
608
Product dimensions:
8.52(w) x 10.56(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Part I: Review of Mathematics
Review of Mathematics Pretest
1. Fractions
2. Decimals
3. Percents
4. Ratios
5. Proportions
Review of Mathematics Posttest
Part II: Units and Measurements for the Calculation of Drug Dosages
6. Metric and Household Measurements
7. Calculations Used in Patient Assessments
Part III: Preparation for Calculation of Drug Dosages
8. Safety in Medication Administration
9. Interpretation of the Physician's Orders
10. Reading Medication Labels
Part IV: Calculation of Drug Dosages
11. Oral Dosages
12. Parenteral Dosages
13. Dosages Measured in Units
14. Reconstitution of Medications
15. Intravenous Flow Rates
16. Intravenous for Dosages Measured in Units
17. Critical Care IV Flow Rates
18. Pediatric Dosages
19. Obstetric Dosages
Comprehensive Posttest
Glossary
Appendix
Index

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