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Clinical Calculations - Text Only

Clinical Calculations - Text Only - 5th edition

Cover of Clinical Calculations - Text Only 5TH 04 (ISBN -)
Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
Published: 2004
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Clinical Calculations - Text Only - 5TH 04 edition

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Joyce Kee and Sally Marshall

Cover type: Paperback
Edition: 5TH 04
Copyright: 2004
Publisher: W.B. Saunders Co.
Published: 2004
International: No
Summary

This book provides comprehensive coverage of dosage calculations used in nursing practice, including applications not only for the general patient care areas, but also for specialty units such as pediatrics, critical care, labor and delivery, and the community. In addition, it is the only text on the market that presents all four major dosage calculation methods (ratio/proportion, formula, fractional equation, and dimensional analysis).

Table of Contents

Part 1: Basic Math Review

Part 2: Systems, Conversion, & Methods of Drug Calculation

1. Systems Used for Drug Administration
2. Conversion Within the Metric, Apothecary, and Household Systems
3. Interpretation of Drug Labels, Drug Orders, Charting, "5 Rights," and Abbreviations
4. Alternative Methods for Drug Administration
5. Methods of Calculation
6. Body Weight and Body Surface Area

Part 3: Calculations for Oral, Injectable, & Intravenous Drugs

7. Oral & Enteral Preparations With Clinical Applications
8. Injectable Preparations With Clinical Applications
9. Intravenous Preparations With Clinical Applications

Part 4: Calculations for Specialty Areas

10. Pediatrics
11. Critical Care
12. Pediatric Critical Care
13. Labor and Delivery
14. Community Part Five: Posttest Drug Calculations References

Appendix A Guidelines for Administration of Medications
Appendix B Nomograms Index

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