Description

Covering the ratio and proportion method of drug calculations, Drug Calculations: Ratio and Proportion Problems for Clinical Practice, 9th Edition provides clear, step-by-step explanations and concise examples to ensure safety and accuracy. Unique to this book, a "proof" step in the answer key lets you double-check your calculation results to avoid medication errors. Safety is also addressed through the inclusion of Quality & Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) information and with features such as Clinical Alerts and High Alert drug icons calling attention to situations in actual practice that have resulted in drug errors. Written by Meta Brown Seltzer and Joyce Mulholland, this text includes extensive hands-on practice with calculation problems, critical thinking exercises, worksheets, and assessment tests. And to boost your proficiency, a companion Evolve website adds more than 600 additional practice problems.


Key Features:-

  • The ratio and proportion method provides a logical, accurate, and consistent method of drug calculat
  • Step-by-step format for each problem includes a unique ''proof'' step in the answer key to ensure th
  • Clinical Alerts highlight potential and common drug calculation errors.
  • Critical thinking exercises help you apply analytical skills and drug calculations to clinical pract
  • A patient safety chapter enhances your understanding of drug labels, medication administration forms
  • Over 1,100 practice problems offer the extensive practice you need to become proficient in drug calc

More Details about Drug Calculations Ratio and Proportion Problems for Clinical Practice 9e (PB)

General Information  
Author(s)Brown
PublisherElsevier Science
Edition9
ISBN9780323077507
Pages448
BindingPaper Back
LanguageEnglish
Publish YearJanuary 2012