# Dosage Calculations: A Ratio-Proportion Approach / Edition 1

The Dosage Calculations text has set the standard in teaching dosage calculation and now, for the first time, a ratio and proportion method is available. It incorporates the strengths of the original, clear writing style, extensive math review, beginning to advanced concepts presented in manageable segments, and hundreds of practice problems. This edition includes… See more details below

## Overview

The Dosage Calculations text has set the standard in teaching dosage calculation and now, for the first time, a ratio and proportion method is available. It incorporates the strengths of the original, clear writing style, extensive math review, beginning to advanced concepts presented in manageable segments, and hundreds of practice problems. This edition includes actual drug labels, equipment photos, and illustrations to help students learn. The ratio and proportion edition is a comprehensive learning system that includes an interactive CD-ROM. The CD-ROM encourages self-paced learning in a low anxiety environment that reinforces the classroom material.
(medication, administration, calculations, doses, measurement, drug orders, conversions, converting, time, temperature, oral, parenteral, pediatric, intravenous, household, apothecary, metric, formula, D/HxQ=X, fractions, decimals, ratio, percent, equations)
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INSTRUCTOR SUPPLEMENTS
Instructor's Manual ISBN: 0-7668-0645-6

## Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780766806306
Publisher:
Cengage Learning
Publication date:
01/28/1999
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
368
Product dimensions:
8.50(w) x 10.80(h) x 0.60(d)

## Related Subjects

 Preface Acknowledgments Introduction to the Student Using This Book Ch. 1 Mathematics Review for Dosage Calculations 1 Ch. 2 Systems of Measurement 31 Ch. 3 Conversions 41 Ch. 4 Equipment Used in Dosage Measurement 61 Ch. 5 Interpreting Drug Orders 75 Ch. 6 Understanding Drug Labels 89 Ch. 7 Oral Dosage of Drugs 101 Ch. 8 Parenteral Dosage of Drugs 133 Ch. 9 Using the Formula Method to Calculate Dosages 175 Ch. 10 Pediatric Dosages 183 Ch. 11 Intravenous Calculations 203 Ch. 12 Advanced Intravenous Calculations 233 posttest 1 261 posttest 2 267 answers 287 index 345