Edition statement: Cynthia C. Chernecky, Mother Helen Infortuna, Denise Macklin.
ISBN: 1416028773, 9781416028772
Previous ed.: London: W. B. Saunders, 2001.
xv, 304 p. : ill.
Saunders nursing survival guide
Drugs Problems, exercises, etc.; Nursing Mathematics Problems, exercises, etc.; Drugs Administration.; Nursing Mathematics.
Drug calculations and drug administration.
- Part I Calculations
- 1. Mathematics Review
- 2. Systems of Measurement
- 3. Temperature Conversion
- Part II Drug Administration
- 4. General Principles of Medication Administration
- 5. Measurement and Administration of Oral Medications
- 6. Intramuscular Drugs
- 7. Preparation and Administration of Powders
- 8. Administration of Subcutaneous and Intradermal Drugs
- 9. Measurement and Administration of Topical Medications
- 10. Eye, Ear, and Nose Medications
- 11. Administration of Rectal and Vaginal Medications
- Part III Intravenous Administration
- 12. Intravenous Therapy
- 13. Intravenous Additives
- Part IV Special Topics
- 14. Special Medications and Routes
- 15. Medications for Infants and Children
- 16. Advanced Care
- 17. Technology Associated with Drug Administration