Drug calculations part 2: alternative strategies to the formula
Wright, Kerri (2008) Drug calculations part 2: alternative strategies to the formula. Nursing Standard, 22 (37). pp. 42-44. ISSN 0029-6570Full text not available from this repository.
Drug calculations are an essential skill for nurses. The clinical skill of performing a drug calculation has come under recent scrutiny,resulting in the development of essential skills clusters inwhich pre-registration nurses must be competent before qualifying (Nursing and Midwifery Council 2007). The focuson drug calculation skills places renewed emphasis on how these skills are taught in higher education institutions and how they are learned by students theoretically and in clinical practice.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||drug dosage calculations, numeracy, problem solving|
|Subjects:||R Medicine > RT Nursing|
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Health & Social Care|
School of Health & Social Care > Department of Acute & Continuing Care
|Last Modified:||26 Mar 2012 17:27|
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