## Description

**Solution Manual for Dosage Calculations 9th Edition Pickar**

**Solution Manual for Dosage Calculations, 9th Edition, Gloria D. Pickar, Amy Pickar Abernethy, ISBN-10: 1439058474, ISBN-13: 9781439058473**

**Table of Contents**

Part I: MATHEMATICS REVIEW.

1. Fractions and Decimals.

2. Ratios, Percents, Simple Equations, and Ratio-Proportion.

Part I Self-Evaluation. Mathematics Diagnostic Evaluation.

Part II: MEASUREMENT SYSTEMS, DRUG ORDERS, AND DRUG LABELS.

3. Systems of Measurement.

4. Conversions: Metric, Apothecary, and Household Systems.

5. Conversions for Other Clinical Applications: Time and Temperature.

6. Equipment Used in Dosage Measurement.

7. Interpreting Drug Orders.

8. Understanding Drug Labels.

9. Preventing Medication Errors.

Part II Self-Evaluation.

Part III: DRUG DOSAGE CALCULATIONS.

10. Oral Dosage of Drugs.

11. Parenteral Dosage of Drugs.

12. Reconstitution of Solutions.

13. Alternative Dosage Calculation Methods: Ratio-Proportion and Dimensional Analysis.

14. Pediatric and Adult Dosages Based on Body Weight.

Part III Self-Evaluation.

Part IV: ADVANCED CALCULATIONS.

15. Intravenous Solutions, Equipment, and Calculations.

16. Body Surface Area and Advanced Pediatric Calculations.

17. Advanced Adult Intravenous Calculations.

Section IV Self-Evaluation.