Calculate with Confidence

ISBN-10: 0323056296
ISBN-13: 9780323056298
Edition: 5th 2009
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Description: Calculate with Confidence provides a clear consistent format with a step-by-step approach to the calculation and administration of drug dosages. It covers the ratio and proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis methods. This popular text focuses  More...

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Book details

List price: $81.95
Edition: 5th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Elsevier - Health Sciences Division
Publication date: 9/4/2009
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 720
Size: 8.50" wide x 11.00" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 3.234
Language: English

Calculate with Confidence provides a clear consistent format with a step-by-step approach to the calculation and administration of drug dosages. It covers the ratio and proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis methods. This popular text focuses on enhancing the learning experience of students at all curricular levels by making content clinically applicable. Concepts relating to critical thinking, logical thinking, and nursing process are presented throughout. New practice problems have been added throughout this edition and rationales for the answers continue to be provided giving the students a better understanding of principles related to drug dosages. This fifth edition addresses the increasing responsibility of nurses in medication and administration; emphasizes the priority for client care, and presents material that reflects the current scope of the nursing practice.

Math Review
Pre-Test
Roman Numerals
Fractions
Decimals
Ratio and Proportion
Percentages
Post-Test
Systems of Measurement
Metric System
Apothecary and Household Systems
Converting Within and Between Systems
Additional Conversions Useful in the Health Care Setting
Methods of Administration and Calculation
Medication Administration
Understanding and Interpreting Medication Orders
Medication Administration Records and Drug Distribution Systems
Reading Medication Labels
Dosage Calculation Using the Ratio and Proportion Method
Dosage Calculation Using the Formula Method
Dosage Calculation Using the Dimensional Analysis Method
Oral and Parenteral Dosage Forms and Insulin
Calculation of Oral Medications
Parenteral Medications
Reconstitution of Solutions
Insulin
Intravenous, Heparin, and Critical Care Calculations and Pediatric Dosage Calculations
Intravenous Solutions and Equipment
Intravenous Calculations
Heparin Calculations
Critical Care Calculations
Pediatric and Adult Dosage Calculation Based on Weight
Comprehensive Post-Test
Answer Key
Index

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