Dimensional Analysis for Meds [With CDROM]
ISBN: 1435438671
EAN13: 9781435438675
Language: English
Publication Date: June 16, 2009
Pages: 314
Dimensions: 0.60" H x 10.80" L x 8.40" W
Weight: 1.55 lbs.
Format: Paperback
Book Overview
Boost your confidence in dosage calculations with the strongest dimensional analysis book on the market Increase your skills and confidence by turning to leading author Anna Curren, who has successfully taught dosage calculations to thousands of students over the years. Dimensional Analysis for Meds, fourth edition, will set your feet on the right path to accuracy and aptitude in medication calculations. You will find full-color drug labels and syringes throughout, tied to questions that test your understanding and mastery of drug dosages. Upon successful completion of the program outlined in Dimensional Analysis for Meds, you will be confident in your skills as a safe and effective practitioner. Benefits: NEW Safe Medication Administration, highlights the newest regulations on medication abbreviations, the rights of medication administration, reducing dosage errors, and safe medication practices A step-by-step program progresses from basic to complex concepts, offering concise explanations which keep you focused on need-to-know information Covers all the basics you need to know, including dosage labels, syringe calibrations, and metric, unit, and mEq measures Advanced calculations for intravenous, heparin, pediatric oral, and pediatric IV dosages are explained in a clear and thoughtful presentation Hundreds of examples, practice problems, and Summary Self-Test questions ensure your complete mastery of dosage calculations Robust back-of-book CD is your perfect interactive self-study tool, offering content tutorials, calculation problems, and self-tests NEW New online WebCT Advantage courses, in both WebCT and Blackboard formats, include questions, links, quizzes, flash cards, and more