Table of Contents

Pretest
  1. Arithmetic of Whole Numbers, Fractions, and Decimal Numbers

  2. Ratio and Proportion

  3. Systems of Measurement

  4. Medication Orders and Dosage Forms

  5. Calculation of Oral Medication Routes

  6. Calculation of Parenteral Medication Doses

  7. Intravenous Administration

  8. Drug Dosage Protocols and Special Procedures

  9. Calculations of Dosages for Pediatric and Geriatric Patients

  10. Calculations for Critical Care

Appendix A: Approximate Equivalents between Systems of Measurement

Appendix B: Temperature Conversions

Appendix C: Brand Names in Canada, Australia, and the United States

Appendix D: Problem-Solving Approach

Answer Guide

Index

Details

No. of pages:
198
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2002
Published:
Imprint:
Mosby Canada
Print ISBN:
9780920513378

About the author

Maureen Osis

Affiliations and Expertise

Educational Consultant for the community portfolio for Calgary Regional Health Authority