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Dimensional Analysis for Meds - With CD

Dimensional Analysis for Meds - With CD - 4th edition

ISBN13: 978-1435438675

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ISBN13: 978-1435438675
ISBN10: 1435438671
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 10
Publisher: Delmar Learning
Published: 2010
International: No
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Dimensional Analysis for Meds - With CD - 4TH 10 edition

ISBN13: 978-1435438675

Anna M. Curren

ISBN13: 978-1435438675
ISBN10: 1435438671
Cover type: Paperback
Edition/Copyright: 4TH 10
Publisher: Delmar Learning

Published: 2010
International: No
Summary

Boost your confidence in dosage calculations with the strongest dimensional analysis book on the market! Increase your skills and confidence by turning to leading author Anna Curren, who has successfully taught dosage calculations to thousands of students over the years. Dimensional Analysis for Meds, fourth edition, will set your feet on the right path to accuracy and aptitude in medication calculations. You will find full-color drug labels and syringes throughout, tied to questions that test your understanding and mastery of drug dosages. Upon successful completion of the program outlined in Dimensional Analysis for Meds, you will be confident in your skills as a safe and effective practitioner.

Author Bio

Anna M. Curren
Anna Curren is a highly respected author and nurse who taught dosage calculations to hundreds of thousands of students through her market-leading textbooks. A former Associate Professor of Nursing at Long Beach City College in Long Beach, California, she has more than thirty years of professional experience teaching, owning and operating her own company, and writing.

Table of Contents

SECTION 1: REFRESHER MATH
Chapter 1: Relative Value, Addition and Subtraction of Decimals
Chapter 2: Multiplication and Division of Decimals
Chapter 3: Solving Common Fraction Equations
SECTION 2: INTRODUCTION TO DRUG MEASURES
Chapter 4: Metric / International (SI) System
Chapter 5: Unit, Percentage, Milliequivalent, Ratio, Household and Apothecary Measures
SECTION 3: READING MEDICATION LABELS AND SYRINGE CALIBRATIONS
Chapter 6: Oral Medication Labels and Dosage Calculation
Chapter 7: Safe Medication Administration
Chapter 8: Hypodermic Syringe Measurement
Chapter 9: Parenteral Medication Labels and Dosage Calculation
Chapter 10: Reconstitution of Powdered Drugs
Chapter 11: Measuring Insulin Dosages
SECTION 4: DOSAGE CALCULATIONS
Chapter 12: Dimensional Analysis / Units Conversion
SECTION 5: DOSAGE CALCULATION FROM BODY WEIGHT AND BODY SURFACE AREA
Chapter 13: Adult and Pediatric Dosages Based on Body Weight
Chapter 14: Adult and Pediatric Dosages Based on Body Surface Area
SECTION 6: INTRAVENOUS CALCULATIONS
Chapter 15: Introduction to IV Therapy
Chapter 16: IV Flow Rate Calculation
Chapter 17: Calculating IV Infusion and Completion Times
Chapter 18: IV Medication and Titration Calculations
Chapter 19: Heparin Infusion Calculations
SECTION 7: PEDIATRIC MEDICATION CALCULATIONS
Chapter 20: Pediatric Oral and Parenteral Medications
Chapter 21: Pediatric Intravenous Medications
Appendix A: Apothecary Measures

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