Pharmaceutical Calculations

ISBN-10: 158255837X

ISBN-13: 9781582558370

Edition: 13th 2009 (Revised)

Authors: Howard C. Ansel

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The gold standard textbook in its area for over sixty years, Pharmaceutical Calculations is now in its Thirteenth Edition. Every chapter has been revised and updated to reflect the basic calculations applicable to the contemporary practice of pharmacy.
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List price: $83.99
Edition: 13th
Copyright year: 2009
Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins
Publication date: 1/29/2009
Binding: Hardcover
Pages: 480
Size: 7.25" wide x 10.25" long x 1.00" tall
Weight: 2.090
Language: English

Introduction Scope of Pharmaceutical Calculations
Fundamentals of Pharmaceutical Calculations
International System of Units
Pharmaceutical Measurement
Interpretation of Prescriptions and Medication Orders
Density, Specific Gravity, and Specific Volume
Percentage, Ratio Strength, and Other Expressions of Concentration
Calculation of Doses: General Considerations
Calculation of Doses: Patient Parameters
Some Calculations Involving "Units," "g/mg," and Other Measures of Potency
Selected Clinical Calculations
Isotonic and Buffer Solutions
Electrolyte Solutions: Milliequivalents, Millimoles, and Milliosmoles
Intravenous Infusions, Parenteral Admixtures, and Rate-of-Flow Calculations
Enteral and Parenteral Nutrition, Body Mass Index, and the Food Nutrition Label
Dilution, Concentration, and Alligation
Reducing and Enlarging Formulas
Selected Calculations in Contemporary Compounding
Selected Calculations Involving Veterinary Pharmaceuticals
Selected Calculations Associated with Plant Extractives
Calculation of Active Drug Moiety
Selected Calculations Involving Radiopharmaceuticals
Selected Bioavailability and Pharmacokinetic Calculations
Selected Pharmacoeconomic Calculations
Common Systems of Measurement and Intersystem Conversion
Graphical Methods
Basic Statistical
Glossary of Pharmaceutical Dosage Forms and Drug Delivery Systems
Atomic Weights
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