Drug Calculations for Nurses: A Step-By-Step Approach (Paperback)

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This handy pocket-sized book will help you to perform drug calculations with confidence and competence. Chapter have been completely updated to include community practice settings, and a whole new section has been added on pharmacology and medicines so that you will understand the context in which you are making drug calculations.

The fully revised third edition begins with advice on using calculators, basic math skills, and how to estimate answers. It then progresses onto basic pharmokinetics and therapeutics, explanations of units and drug strengths, and finally step-by-step drug calculations. The book is top and tailed with a pre-test and a revision test so that you can can be confident about the skills you've acquired.

About the Author

Robert Lapham - Clinical PharmacistHeather Agar - Rheumatology Specialist Nurse

Product Details
ISBN: 9780340987339
ISBN-10: 0340987332
Publisher: Hodder Arnold
Publication Date: September 1st, 2009
Pages: 246
Language: English