# Math For Nurses A Pocket Guide to Dosage Calculation and Drug Preparation

, by Boyer, Mary Jo**Note:**Supplemental materials are not guaranteed with Rental or Used book purchases.

- ISBN: 9781496303417 | 1496303415
- Cover: Paperback
- Copyright: 9/23/2015

**Help your students learn to calculate dosages accurately with this easy-to-use pocket guide.**

Packed with real clinical examples and practice problems,

**Math for Nurses**includes a review of basic math skills, measurement systems, and drug calculations/preparations, making it ideal for use in clinical settings or as a study aid. The book’s step-by-step approach coupled with frequent examples that illustrate problem-solving helps students develop the knowledge and skills they need to calculate dosages effectively and improve the accuracy of drug delivery.

**Highlights of the 9th Edition**

**Complete:**This is the only dosage calculation pocket reference available today that covers the steps of drug preparation.

**Comprehensive:**All methods of dosage calculations are used, including ratio, proportion, formula, and dimensional analysis.

**Hands-on:**Practice problems throughout the text and end-of-chapter and end-of-unit review questions aid students' application and recall of material.**Practical:**A handy pull-out quick-reference card contains basic equivalents, conversion factors, and math formulas.**Interactive:**Virtual Chalkboard tutorials (followed by quizzes) solve problems step-by-step using three different methods with a voice over that explains each step.