achievements achievements activity activity activity-online activity-online add-circle add-circle add-users add-users alarm-clock alarm-clock alert-circle alert-circle alert-drug alert-drug alert-page-not-found alert-page-not-found alert-qsen alert-qsen alert-safety alert-safety alert-tornado alert-tornado alert-triangle alert-triangle alert-unexpected-error alert-unexpected-error alert-unsupported-browser alert-unsupported-browser alerts alerts arrow-right arrow-right arrow-stat-up arrow-stat-up assessment-activity assessment-activity assignments assignments blueprint blueprint bookmarkoff bookmarkoff bookmarkon bookmarkon calculator calculator calendar calendar calendar-empty calendar-empty calendar-not-available calendar-not-available card-collapse card-collapse card-expand card-expand case-study case-study checkmark checkmark chevron-down chevron-down chevron-left chevron-left chevron-right chevron-right chevron-up chevron-up circle circle clipboard-check clipboard-check clock clock close close coffee coffee-not-available collapse collapse cycle-question cycle-question cycle-square cycle-square discussion discussion document-check document-check document-csv document-csv document-new document-new document-not-available document-not-available download download drag-handle drag-handle ebook-reading ebook-reading edit edit ellipsis ellipsis email email enlarge enlarge espresso espresso exam exam expand expand export export eye-not-visible eye-not-visible eye-visible eye-visible feedback-excited feedback-excited feedback-happy feedback-happy feedback-meh feedback-meh feedback-sad feedback-sad filter filter finger-point-up finger-point-up flag flag flip-tile flip-tile folder folder folder-solid folder-solid gear gear globe globe hand hand help-hollow help-hollow help-solid help-solid home home information-hollow information-hollow information-solid information-solid lab-skills lab-skills lesson lesson lightbulb lightbulb link link list list lock lock menu menu minus minus nav collapse nav-collapse nav expand nav-expand new-window new-window note note open-folder open-folder page page pause-hollow pause-hollow pause-solid pause-solid performance performance performance-not-available performance-not-available person person pin pin play-hollow play-hollow play-solid play-solid plus plus ppt ppt rationale rationale redo redo reduce reduce rotate rotate ruler ruler ruler-rotate ruler-rotate schedule schedule search search simulation-nursing simulation-nursing skills-checklist skills-checklist sorting-down sorting-down sorting-up2 sorting-up2 speaker speaker spinner spinner standard standard study study suitcase suitcase syllabus syllabus thumbs-down thumbs-down thumbs-up thumbs-up timer timer trash trash undo undo unlock unlock upload upload user user users users
lms folder add youtube facebook instagram google-plus link linkedin twitter
cover image - Saunders Math Skills for Health Professionals,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323322485
Page Count: 336
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $76.95

Saunders Math Skills for Health Professionals, 2nd Edition

by Rebecca Hickey, RN, RMC, AHI, CHI

Spiral Bound

cover image - Saunders Math Skills for Health Professionals,2nd Edition
ISBN: 9780323322485
Page Count: 336
Imprint: Saunders
List Price: $76.95
Was $76.95
Now $73.10
Free Shipping!
In Stock

Master math principles and see how they apply to patient care! Saunders Math Skills for Health Professionals, 2nd Edition reviews and simplifies the everyday math skills you need to succeed as a healthcare professional. Practical examples show how to solve problems step by step, and clarify fundamental math principles including fractions and percentages, ratios and proportions, basic algebra, and statistics. Written by expert educator Rebecca Hickey, this edition adds a chapter on solutions and IV calculations and even more practice problems with step-by-step solutions. No other textbook makes math so friendly and so accessible!

    • A workbook format lets you solve problems as you review the material.
    • UNIQUE! Full-color design highlights key information and fully illustrates examples such as how to set up problems, the different parts of equations, and how to move decimal points.
    • Learning objectives follow Bloom’s taxonomy, highlight the key topics in each chapter, and explain their importance in patient care.
    • Chapter Outlines and Chapter Overviews serve as a framework for each chapter and explain why it is important to understand the material presented.
    • EXPANDED! Example problems in each chapter use a step-by-step method for solving problems.
    • Master the Skill boxes provide quizzes that let you assess your knowledge of the information in each chapter.
    • Key terms that explain mathematical computations are bolded at first mention in the text and defined in the glossary.
    • Spiral binding with plenty of white space allows you to write out your answers and work through problems in the book.
    • NEW! Solutions and IV Calculations chapter includes topics seen in chemistry, such as calculations for IV solutions and drip rate conversions, duration and total volume of solutions, and discussions on solutes, solvents, logarithms, and pH conversions.
    • NEW! Additional content includes the translation of orders written with abbreviations, use of mercury thermometers, problems involving I&O, and reading and writing prescriptions.
    • NEW word problems include more Practice the Skill and more Building Confidence with the Skill exercises, helping you apply abstract mathematical concepts to real-world situations.
    • NEW! More focus on graph charting is provided throughout the book.
    • NEW! More Math in the Real World boxes take information that you use in your everyday life and demonstrate how the same concept can be applied in health care.
  • 1. Basic Math Review
    2. Roman Numerals and Military Time
    3. Fractions
    4. Word Problems, Percentages, and Decimals
    5. Ratios and Proportions
    6. General Accounting
    7. The Metric System
    8. U.S. Customary Units and the Apothecary System
    9. Application of Measurement and Dose Conversion
    10. Power of 10
    11. Solutions and IV Calculations  NEW!
    12. Introduction to Statistics
    13. Graphs: Tools of Organization
    Appendix: Answers to Odd-Numbered Problems for Practice the Skill and Building the Skill
    Glossary
  • Rebecca Hickey, RN, RMC, AHI, CHI, Rebecca Wallace Hickey, RN
    Secondary Health Tech Instructor
    Butler Technology and Career Development Schools
    Fairfield Township, Ohio
    Adjunct Instructor, Office Information Technology Program
    University of Cincinnati - Raymond Walters Campus
    Cincinnati, Ohio
    Registered Nurse
    Liberty Urgent Care
    Liberty Township, Ohio
Was $76.95
Now $73.10
Free Shipping!
In Stock