Clinical calculations : with applications to general and specialty areas / Joyce LeFever Kee, RN, MS, Associate Professor Emerita, College of Health Sciences, Department of Nursing, University of Delaware, Newark, Delaware, Sally M. Marshall, RN, MSN, Formerly, Nursing Service, Department of Veterans Affairs, Regional Office of Medical Center, Wilmington, Delaware, Katy Woods, RN, BSN, DNP-C, Nurse Anesthesia Specialty, University of Maryland, Baltimore, Maryland, Mary Catherine (Katie) Forrester, RN, MSN, ACNP-BC, Vanderbilt University Hospital Trauma and Burn Center, Nashville, Tennessee.
Contributor(s): Marshall, Sally M [author. ] | Woods, Katy [author. ] | Forrester, Mary Catherine [author. ].Material type: TextPublisher: St. Louis, Missouri : Elsevier Inc., 2017Edition: Eighth edition.Description: xvi, 393 pages : color illustrations ; 26 cm.Content type: text Media type: unmediated Carrier type: volumeISBN: 9780323390880 (pbk).Subject(s): Drug Dosage CalculationsDDC classification: 615.14
|Item type||Current location||Call number||Status||Date due||Barcode|
|Books||Scientific Library Main Stacks||615.14 K.J. C 2017 (Browse shelf)||Available||00017940|
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Systems used for drug administration -- Conversion within the metric, apothecary, and household systems -- Interpretation of drug labels, drug orders, bar codes, MAR and eMAR, automation of medication dispensing administration, and abbreviations -- Prevention of medication errors -- Alternative methods for drug administration -- Methods of calculation -- Methods of calculation for individualized drug dosing -- Oral and enteral preparations with clinical applications -- Injectable preparations with clinical applications -- Insulin administration -- Intravenous preparations with clinical applications -- Pediatrics -- Critical care -- Pediatric critical care -- Labor and delivery -- Community.