Part I: Getting Up to Speed: Reviewing Math Basics.
Chapter 1: Brushing Up on Your Math Skills and Entering the Healthcare Field.
Chapter 2: Using Numbers and Arithmetic.
Chapter 3: Getting Familiar with Fractions and Their Fanatic Forms.
Chapter 4: Getting Familiar with Systems of Measurement and Unit Conversions.
Part II: Minding Your Meds: Administration and Calculation Methods.
Chapter 5: The Prescription: Just What the Doctor Ordered.
Chapter 6: Medication Labels and atient Safety.
Chapter 7: Proper Medical Documentation and Dispensation.
Chapter 8: Mastering Calculation Methods for Dosing Meds.
Part III: Calculations for Different Routes of Administration.
Chapter 9: Oral Calculations: Tablets, Capsules, and Liquids.
Chapter 10: Parenteral Injections and Calculations.
Chapter 11: The IV League: Intravenous Dosing and Calculations.
Chapter 12: Working with Reconstituted Solutions: It’s like Magic.
Part IV: Dosing in Special Situations.
Chapter 13: Insulin: Call It a Miracle Drug.
Chapter 14: Dosing for Two: The Pregnant Patient.
Chapter 15: Kid Stuff: Pediatric Calculations.
Chapter 16: Adjusting Dosages for People in Special Situations.
Chapter 17: Critical Care Dosing and Calculations.
Chapter 18: Keeping a Patient Well-Nourished.
Part V: The Part of Tens.
Chapter 19: Ten Essential Dosing Calculations.
Chapter 20: Ten Ways to Avoid Common Dosing Mistakes.