ISBN: 9780323227964
Page Count: 4
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $80.95

Drug Calculations Online for Calculate with Confidence, 6th Edition

by Deborah C. Gray Morris, RN, BSN, MA, LNC
Online Course
ISBN: 9780323227964
Page Count: 4
Imprint: Mosby
List Price: $80.95
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Developed to accompany Calculate with Confidence, Drug Calculations Online, 6th Edition covers three major drug calculation methods — ratio and proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis. Opportunities for application and practice abound with animations, voice-overs, interactive self-assessment activities, practice problems, quizzes, an audio glossary, interactive case studies, and various alerts and boxes.

Duration for access to this product is for the life of the edition.

    • Three methods of calculation expose you to all calculation methods and allow you to choose your preferred method.
    • Uniform organization creates a seamless correlation between the course and the text.
    • Tutorials help you master drug calculations in the preferred method.
    • Interactive case studies provide real world simulations for interactive learning. 
    • Animations offer real world simulation and animation manipulation capabilities.
    • Interactive self-assessment activities allow you to apply your knowledge in context and use your critical thinking skills.
    • Voice-overs liven the discussion and offer another mode of interactivity.
    • Audio glossary serves as a quick reference to key definitions.
    • Safety alerts, tips for clinical practice, and rule boxes create a more uniform correlation between the course and the text.
    • NEW! Practice problems with current drug labels create more realistic learning.
    • NEW! Updated ISMP and TJC guidelines enable you to learn the most up-to-date terms and abbreviations.
  • 1. Roman Numerals
    2. Fractions
    3. Decimals
    4. Ratio and Proportion
    5. Percentages
    6. Metric System
    7. Apothecary and Household Systems
    8. Converting Within and Between Systems
    9. Additional Conversions Useful in the Health Care Setting
    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
    17. Calculation of Oral Medications
    18. Parenteral Medications
    19. Reconstitution of Solutions
    20. Insulin
    21. Intravenous Solutions and Equipment
    22. Intravenous Calculations
    23. Heparin Calculations
    24. Critical Care Calculations
    25. Pediatric and Adult Dosage Calculation Based on Weight
  • Deborah C. Gray Morris, RN, BSN, MA, LNC, Professor of Nursing, Department of Nursing and Allied Health Sciences, Bronx Community College, Bronx, NY
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