Dimensional Analysis: Calculating Dosages Safely 2nd Edition by Tracy Horntvedt, ISBN13: 9780803661899
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 Publisher: F.A. Davis Company; Second edition (February 11, 2019)
 Language: English
 480 pages
 ISBN10: 0803661894
 ISBN13: 9780803661899
Description:

 Focus on patient safety

 Learning models, including the “4 Cs” approach to dosage calculations: compute, convert, conceptualize, and critically evaluate

 Over 1,000 practice problems throughout the book, including…

 Basic skills pretest

 Endofsection practice tests in each chapter

 Endofunit assessment tests

 Endofbook posttest

 Over 1,000 practice problems throughout the book, including…

 18 “Speed Challenge” chapter quizzes online to increase speed and accuracy

 Reallife scenarios that illustrate how to apply concepts to practice

 “Note” and “Alert” boxes that highlight potential safety issues to keep in mind when calculating math problems
 A glossary of key terms at the beginning of each chapter
Table of Contents:
Arithmetic Skills Assessment I. Arithmetic Review and Dimensional Analysis 1. Whole Numbers 2. Fractions 3. Decimals and Percents 4. Dimensional Analysis Unit I PostTest II. Medication Administration 5. Measures and Equivalents 6. Conversions 7. Safety Considerations in Medication Administration 8. Prescriptions and Medication Orders 9. Reading Medication Labels and Syringes 10. Reconstituting Parenteral Medications from a Powder 11. Calculations Using Weight and Body Surface Area 12. Intravenous Delivery Systems and Equipment 13. Intravenous Calculations Unit II PostTest III. Special Topics 14. Enteral Tube Feedings 15. Insulin Administration 16. Heparin Administration 17. Critical Care Dosage Calculations 18. Lifespan Considerations in Dosage Calculation
Unit III PostTest Comprehensive PostTest IV. Test Answers
Appendices A. Calculators B. Roman Numerals C. The 24Hour Clock
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