Dosage Calculations: A Ratio-Proportion Approach

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Authors : Gloria D. Pickar, RN, EdD; Amy Pickar Abernethy, MD


784 Pages  Paperback 

4th Edition  |  Previous Editions: 2011, 2007, 1999

©2016 , Published


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An excellent resource for anyone in or entering the field, market-leading DOSAGE CALCULATIONS: A RATIO-PROPORTION APPROACH, fourth edition, teaches students how to reduce errors while building their confidence in dosage calculation. Extremely reader friendly, the text includes a comprehensive math r... more


Proving that math does not have to be intimidating for nursing students, DOSAGE CALCULATIONS: A RATIO-PROPORTION APPROACH, fourth edition, includes one of the most extensive math reviews on the market, preparing students for the math they will use in the course-and in real-world practice.

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New clinical simulations provided in examples and test questions in Chapters 10-13 help students develop clinical reasoning skills, beginning with seeking drug information from reputable resources through the logic and safety precautions in the drug dosage calculation and administration process.

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