This best-selling pocket-sized publication makes it possible to execute medication calculations together with confidence and endurance. The fully updated third edition includes community training and primary care settings, and also a completely new section on pharmacology and medicines to set medication calculations into circumstance.
Starting with the fundamental mathematical skills necessary for calculations, including hints about using calculators and estimating replies, Drug Calculations for Nurses advances to supply you with an understanding of basic pharmacokinetics and therapeutics. In addition, it covers how medications work in particular groups such as children and the elderly. The book carries you through incremental medication calculations with components and drug advantages clearly explained. Pre-test and also revision queries permit you to examine and be confident in the abilities you’ve obtained.