Calculate with Confidence (7th Edition)


Download Calculate with Confidence (7th Edition) written by Deborah C. Gray Morris in PDF format. This book is under the category Medicine and bearing the isbn/isbn13 number 323396836/9780323396837. You may reffer the table below for additional details of the book.

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Learn the 3 major methods of drug calculation! Calculate with Confidence; 7th Edition (PDF) focuses on the increasing responsibility of the nurse in medication administration; prioritizes client safety with QSEN; and includes updated content that reflects the current scope of practice. This hugely popular textbook covers the proportion and ratio; formula; and dimensional analysis methods offering an easy; step-by-step approach to the calculation and administration of drug dosages. With over 2;100 practice problems; the 7th edition is a comprehensive title focuses on enhancing the learning experience of nursing students at all curricular levels by making content clinically applicable.

  • Over 2000 practice problems include pre-test and comprehensive post-test reviews
  • NEW! A-Z medication index references page numbers where the drug labels can be found.
  • NEW! Medication labels recently added to the market highlights new and updated information relevant to practice.
  • Chapter review problems and answer key tests all major topics presented in the chapter and enables you to assess understanding of chapter content.
  • Safety Alert boxes highlight issues that may lead to medication errors and empower you to identify actions that must be taken to avoid calculation errors.
  • UPDATED Medication Administration chapter includes medication safety; expansion of discussion on client rights; the basic six rights of medication administration; and routes of medication administration.
  • Pre-test Basic Math; Comprehensive Unit and Basic Math review tests allow you a 3-part approach to evaluating your understanding of basic math material covered in Unit 1; directing you to review chapters if you miss any of these test questions.
  • NEW! Content additions and updates include word problems involving dosages; Critical Thinking Scenarios; a discussion of the concepts regarding safety issues with medication administration and calculation; plus significant updates in the critical care; parenteral medication; insulin; and heparin chapters.

NOTE: This eBook; Calculate with Confidence; 7th edition; in PDF has been converted from an ePub; hence it does not have page numbers.

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Deborah C. Gray Morris


Mosby; 7th edition




784 pages (1174)









Table of contents

Table of contents :
Roman numerals —
Fractions —
Decimals —
Ratio and proportion —
Percentages —
Metric system —
Apothecary and household systems —
Converting within and between systems —
Additional conversions useful in the health care setting —
Medication administration —
Understanding and interpreting medication orders —
Medication administration records and drug distribution systems —
Reading medication labels —
Dosage calculation using the ratio and proportion method —
Dosage calculation using the formula method —
Dosage calculation using the dimensional analysis method —
Calculation of oral medications —
Parenteral medications —
Reconstitution of solutions —
Insulin —
Intravenous solutions and equipment —
Basic intravenous calculations —
Heparin calculations —
Critical care calculations —
Pediatric and adult dosage calculation based on weight.

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