Hide this

Results from Google Books

Click on a thumbnail to go to Google Books.

Calculating Drug Doses Safely: A Handbook…

Calculating Drug Doses Safely: A Handbook For Nurses and Midwives

by George Downie MSc FRPharmS F(Hon)CPP

MembersReviewsPopularityAverage ratingConversations
Recently added byfadelibrary, carolynthelib



Sign up for LibraryThing to find out whether you'll like this book.

No current Talk conversations about this book.

No reviews
no reviews | add a review
You must log in to edit Common Knowledge data.
For more help see the Common Knowledge help page.
Series (with order)
Canonical title
Original title
Alternative titles
Original publication date
Important places
Important events
Related movies
Awards and honors
First words
Last words
Disambiguation notice
Publisher's editors
Publisher series
Original language

References to this work on external resources.

Wikipedia in English


Book description
Haiku summary

Amazon.com Product Description (ISBN 0702031844, Paperback)

This book is designed to help nurses make accurate drug calculations and improve patient safety. It is written in an accessible style to make learning as easy as possible. The simple, clear and friendly approach will be a major help to anyone who hates maths. Real examples from prescriptions and medicine labels are used to simulate actual practice and help make the link with the theory. The range of specialties covered makes the content relevant to all areas of nursing practice.Real-life examples taken from prescriptions and medicine labels will help nurses to relate the mathematical theory to everyday clinical practiceRevision of the underlying arithmetic ensures a solid basisA stepped approach allows readers to proceed at their own paceMore advanced material is included to suit a range of abilitiesNew 'How to use this book' sectionMore examples relating to renal, ITU, drug dosing, fluid balance and a wider range of examplesText restructured so less intimidating material is at the beginning e.g. molarity comes laterLevel of examples and exercises made clearer

(retrieved from Amazon Thu, 12 Mar 2015 18:18:48 -0400)

No library descriptions found.

Quick Links

Swap Ebooks Audio

Popular covers


Average: No ratings.

Is this you?

Become a LibraryThing Author.


About | Contact | Privacy/Terms | Help/FAQs | Blog | Store | APIs | TinyCat | Legacy Libraries | Early Reviewers | Common Knowledge | 120,749,828 books! | Top bar: Always visible