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Calculation of drug dosages : a work text

Author: Sheila J Ogden; Linda K Fluharty
Publisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier, [2016]
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Tenth editionView all editions and formats
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Offers a drug calculation work text designed to provide a systemic review of mathematics and a simplified method of calculating drug dosages. Ogden and Fluharty include information on the dimensional analysis, ratio and proportion, and formula methods of drug calculation, as well as numerous practice problems. --From publisher description.
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Genre/Form: Programmed instructional materials
Programmed instruction
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Sheila J Ogden; Linda K Fluharty
ISBN: 9780323310697 0323310699
OCLC Number: 904598446
Description: xvii, 601 pages : illustrations (some color) ; 28 cm
Contents: Review of mathematics --
Review of mathematics pretest --
Fractions --
Decimals --
Percents --
Ratios --
Proportions --
Review of mathematics posttest --
Units and measurements for the calculation of drug dosages --
Metric and household measurements --
Apothecary and household measurements --
Equivalents between apothecary and metric measurements --
Preparation for calculation of drug dosages --
Safety in medication administration --
Interpretation of the physician's orders --
How to read drug labels --
Dimensional analysis and the calculation of drug dosages --
Calculation of drug dosages --
Oral dosages --
Parenteral dosages --
Reconstitution and dosages measured in units --
Intravenous flow rates --
Critical care intravenous flow rates --
Pediatric dosages --
Obstetric dosages --
Drug administration considerations --
Automated medication dispensing systems --
Special considerations for the administration of medications to the elderly --
Home care considerations in the administration of medications.
Responsibility: Sheila J. Ogden, MSN, RN, President and CEO, SJOgden Consulting, Inc., Indianapolis, Indiana, Linda K. Fluharty, MSN, RN, Professor, School of Nurisng, Ivy Tech Community College, Indianapolis, Indiana.

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Offers a drug calculation work text designed to provide a systemic review of mathematics and a simplified method of calculating drug dosages. Ogden and Fluharty include information on the dimensional analysis, ratio and proportion, and formula methods of drug calculation, as well as numerous practice problems. --From publisher description.

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