Calculations for Pharmaceutical Practice

1st Edition

Authors:

  • 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