Calculate with Confidence - 8th Edition - ISBN: 9780323696951

Calculate with Confidence

8th Edition

Author: Deborah Morris
Paperback ISBN: 9780323829748
Paperback ISBN: 9780323751575
Paperback ISBN: 9780323696951
Imprint: Elsevier
Published Date: 29th October 2021
Page Count: 784
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Table of Contents

Unit One: Math Review

Pre-Test

1. Roman Numerals

2. Fractions

3. Decimals

4. Ratio and Proportion

5. Percentages

Post-Test

Unit Two: Systems of Measurement

6. Metric System

7. Apothecary and Household Systems

8. Converting Within and Between Systems

9. Additional Conversions Useful in the Health Care Setting

Unit Three: Methods of Administration and Calculation

10. Medication Administration

11. Understanding and Interpreting Medication Orders

12. Medication Administration Records and Drug Distribution Systems

13. Reading Medication Labels

14. Dosage Calculation Using the Ratio and Proportion Method

15. Dosage Calculation Using the Formula Method

16. Dosage Calculation Using the Dimensional Analysis Method

Unit Four: Oral and Parenteral Dosage Forms, Insulin and Pediatric Dosage Calculations

17. Calculation of Oral Medications

18. Parenteral Medications

19. Reconstitution of Solutions

20. Insulin

Unit Five: Intravenous, Heparin, and Critical Care Calculations and Pediatric Dosage Calculations

21: Intravenous Solutions and Equipment

22. Basic Intravenous Calculations

23. Heparin Calculations

24. Critical Care Calculations

25. Pediatric and Adult Dosage Calculation Based on Weight

Comprehensive Post-Test

Answer Key

Bibliography

Index

Details

No. of pages:
784
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Elsevier 2021
Published:
29th October 2021
Imprint:
Elsevier
Paperback ISBN:
9780323829748
Paperback ISBN:
9780323751575
Paperback ISBN:
9780323696951

About the Author

Deborah Morris

Deborah Morris

Affiliations and Expertise

Professor of Nursing, Department of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, Bronx Community College, Bronx, NY