Calculations for Pharmaceutical Practice

1st Edition

Authors:

  • Arthur Winfield
  • Ivan Edafiogho
    • Print ISBN 9780443100192

    Key Features

    • Contains self-study questions and answers, many with worked examples
    • Includes ‘mock' registration exam papers
    • Ideal for exam preparation and as a reference for later practice
    • Includes a chapter on pharmacokinetics
    • Serves as a useful reference during practice

    Table of Contents

    Chapter 1 Introduction to calculations
    Chapter 2 Quantities and units
    Chapter 3 Expressions of concentration
    Chapter 4 Drugs in different forms
    Chapter 5 Density and displacement volume
    Chapter 6 Solubility
    Chapter 7 Master formulae
    Chapter 8 Changing concentration
    Chapter 9 Trituration
    Chapter 10 Suppositories
    Chapter 11 Doses calculations
    Chapter 12 Paediatric doses
    Chapter 13 Reconstitution of medicines
    Chapter 14 Preparation of injections
    Chapter 15 Other practice-related questions
    Chapter 16 Basic statistics
    Chapter 17 Introductory pharmacokinetics
    Chapter 18 Sample papers
    Chapter 19 Answers

    Details

    No. of pages:
    296
    Language:
    English
    Copyright:
    © 2005
    Published:
    Imprint:
    Churchill Livingstone
    Print ISBN:
    9780443100192

    About the authors

    Arthur Winfield

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Chairman, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait

    Ivan Edafiogho

    Affiliations and Expertise

    Associate Professor, Department of Pharmacy Practice, Faculty of Pharmacy, Kuwait University, Kuwait