Developing methods for solving drug dosage calculations
Wright, Kerri (2009) Developing methods for solving drug dosage calculations. British Journal of Nursing, 18 (11). pp. 685-689. ISSN 0966-0461Full text not available from this repository.
This second part of a three-part series of articles examining drug calculation skills, focuses on the different methods that can be used to solve drug calculations. It builds on Part 1 (Supporting the development of calculating skills in nurses, 18(7): 399-402), and provides examples of different methods that can be used to plan and solve a range of common calculations, such as weight-based calculations and weight and volume calculations. The framework introduced in Part 1 is used to support the planning and solving of drug administration calculations.
|Uncontrolled Keywords:||calculation skills, drug administration, numeracy skills|
|Subjects:||L Education > LB Theory and practice of education
R Medicine > RT Nursing
|School / Department / Research Groups:||School of Health & Social Care
Faculty of Education & Health > School of Health & Social Care
School of Health & Social Care > Department of Acute & Continuing Care
Faculty of Education & Health > School of Health & Social Care > Department of Acute & Continuing Care
|Last Modified:||29 Mar 2012 15:39|
Actions (login required)