Math for Nurses

A Pocket Guide to Dosage Calculation and Drug Preparation

Author: Mary Jo Boyer

Publisher: Lippincott Williams & Wilkins

ISBN: 9780781763356

Category: Medical

Page: 368

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Now in its Seventh Edition, this pocket guide is a compact, portable, easy-to-use reference for dosage calculation and drug administration. The author uses a step-by-step approach with frequent examples to illustrate problem-solving and practical applications. Coverage includes review of mathematics, measurement systems, and a comprehensive section on dosage calculations. Practice problems throughout the text and end-of-chapter and end-of-unit review questions will aid students' application and recall of material. A handy pull-out card contains basic equivalents, conversion factors, and math formulas.
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Math for Nurses

A Pocket Guide to Dosage Calculation and Drug Preparation

Author: Mary Jo Boyer

Publisher: LWW

ISBN: 9781496303417

Category: Nursing

Page: 384

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Help your students learn to calculate dosages accurately with this easy-to-use pocket guide. Packed with real clinical examples and practice problems, Math for Nurses includes a review of basic math skills, measurement systems, and drug calculations/preparations, making it ideal for use in clinical settings or as a study aid. The book's step-by-step approach coupled with frequent examples that illustrate problem-solving helps students develop the knowledge and skills they need to calculate dosages effectively and improve the accuracy of drug delivery. Highlights of the 9th Edition Complete: This is the only dosage calculation pocket reference available today that covers the steps of drug preparation. Comprehensive: All methods of dosage calculations are used, including ratio, proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis. Hands-on: Practice problems throughout the text and end-of-chapter and end-of-unit review questions aid students' application and recall of material. Practical: A handy pull-out quick-reference card contains basic equivalents, conversion factors, and math formulas. Interactive: Virtual Chalkboard tutorials (followed by quizzes) solve problems step-by-step using three different methods with a voice over that explains each step.
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Math for Nurses + Lippincott's Online Course in Dosage Calculation

A Pocket Guide to Dosage Calculation and Drug Preparation

Author: Lippincott Williams &. Wilkins,Mary Jo Boyer, R.N. Ph.D.

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: 9781469816142

Category: Medical

Page: 400

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This package contains the following products: 9781605478487 Lippincott Lippincott's Interactive Tutorials and Case Studies in Dosage Calculation 9781609136802 Boyer Math for Nurses, 8e
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Math for Nurses

A Problem Solving Approach

Author: Sally Irene Lipsey,Donna D. Ignatavicius

Publisher: W B Saunders Company

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 389

View: 7602

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This book presents dosage calculation and other mathematics problems faced by nursing students. It follows a problem-solving method which parallels the nursing process and provides students with a practical guide for solving all kinds of basic maths problems. Features include a comprehensive review of basic maths principles; ratio and proportion method of dosage calculation; nearly 2000 exercises, with answers to odd-numbered questions given in text; pre-test and post-test for each chapter; the essentials of medication administration and documentation; and an easy-to-learn four step problem-solving method.
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Math for Nurses

A Pocket Guide to Dosage Calculation and Drug Preparation

Author: Mary Jo Boyer,Elaine Dreisbaugh

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 288

View: 9714

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Now in its Fifth Edition, this compact, portable and easy-to-use pocket guide provides reference to dosage calculations and drug administration. Using a step-by-step approach, frequent examples are provided to illustrate problem-solving and practical application skills. Contains a review of math skills, measurement systems, and drug calculations and preparations, including dimensional analysis. New features include practice problems, a chapter on drug calculations with drug labels, and a pullout card with basic equivalents, conversion factors, and math formulas. End of chapter reviews encourage reader practice. Details on special population considerations given in the pediatric and geriatric chapters. A great undergraduate resource!
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Dosage Calculations and Basic Math for Nurses Demystified, Second Edition

Author: Jim Keogh

Publisher: McGraw Hill Professional

ISBN: 0071849696

Category: Medical

Page: 320

View: 6704

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The Demystified way to master dosage calculations and related basic math Written by a graduate nurse instructor and bestselling author, Dosage Calculations and Basic Math for Nurses Demystified, Second Edition covers medication orders and medication labels and explains how to calculate doses using the formula method and the ratio-proportion method. Readers will get details on I.V. calculations, pediatric doses, and enteral tube feeding. The book also covers dosage calculations for commonly prescribed drugs, including Heparin and dopamine. Hundreds of examples make it easy to understand the material, and NCLEX-style practice questions help reinforce learning. Dosage Calculations and Basic Math for Nurses Demystified is made more valuable by a concise review of basic math skills essential for daily practice, including equations, percentages, proportions, decimals, and fractions. Simple enough for a beginner, but challenging enough for an advanced student, Dosage Calculations and Basic Math for Nurses Demystified is the fun, fast, and effective way to learn this vital nursing skill. Includes coverage of I.V. therapy Measurements in SI units for international appeal A time-saving approach to performing better on an exam or at work
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Math for Nurses

A Pocket Skill-Builder and Reference Guide for Dosage Calculation

Author: Mary E. Stassi,Kaplan,Margaret A. Tiemann

Publisher: Kaplan Publishing

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 304

View: 9655

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Math for Nurses is a convenient pocket guide developed just for today's busy healthcare professional. Whether you’re new to nursing or have many years of experience, you’ll benefit from the way each chapter breaks down math concepts through step-by-step explanations, practice questions, chapter quizzes, and in-depth answer keys. You can use this book as a review for certification or licensing examinations or as a go-to reference in your workplace. Inside you will find: A wallet-sized pull-out measurement and conversions chart Examples and problems featuring oral, IV, and parenteral medication administration Easy-to-follow examples and step-by-step explanations Chapter quizzes with in-depth answer keys for immediate feedback Key mathematical terms and their definitions Kaplan Nursing and Kaplan University School of Nursing offer a wide variety of programs for pre-licensure and post-licensure nurses. Each year, millions of students reach out to Kaplan to help meet their educational and professional goals.
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