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Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies

Published 05-03-2011

<b>Score your highest in a medical dosage calculations course</b> <p>A recent shortage of nurses in a society with an aging population has triggered the demand for students to enter the field of medical study. A dosage calculations course is required for most students earning an applied science degree in nursing, pharmacology, or paramedic programs.</p> <p><i>Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies</i> tracks a typical dosage calculations course and provides helpful content in an approachable and easy-to-understand format. Plus, you'll get examples of the various calculations made to determine the appropriate quantity of drug or solution that should be administered to patients.</p> <ul> <li>Calculating drug dosages utilizing ratio-proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis</li> <li>Systems of measurement, including metric and apothecary and other conversion equivalents for a global audience</li> <li>The ins and outs of the charting systems for MAR (Medicine Administration Records)</li> </ul> <p>If you're one of the hundreds of thousands of students aspiring to enter the medical field, <i>Medical Dosage Calculations For Dummies</i> is your ticket for scoring your highest on exams.</p>

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