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Nursing student’s maths & medications survival guide

Book


Abstract


  • For undergraduate nursing students and beginning graduate registered nurses.

    A practical understanding of basic mathematical principles is critical for nurses as the correct and safe administration of medication depends upon a nurse’s ability to both calculate doses and measure medications correctly.

    This pocket-sized Survival Guide is designed as a quick reference to assist nurses in calculations and medication administration. Nursing students are provided with prompts and guidelines pertaining to information necessary to administer medications safely.

UOW Authors


  •   Reid-Searl, Kerry (external author)
  •   Dwyer, Trudy (external author)
  •   Moxham, Lorna
  •   Reid-Speirs, Jo (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2007

Citation


  • Reid-Searl, K., Dwyer, T., Moxham, L. & Reid-Speirs, J. (2007). Nursing student’s maths & medications survival guide. Frenchs Forest, N.S.W: Pearson Australia.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/163

Abstract


  • For undergraduate nursing students and beginning graduate registered nurses.

    A practical understanding of basic mathematical principles is critical for nurses as the correct and safe administration of medication depends upon a nurse’s ability to both calculate doses and measure medications correctly.

    This pocket-sized Survival Guide is designed as a quick reference to assist nurses in calculations and medication administration. Nursing students are provided with prompts and guidelines pertaining to information necessary to administer medications safely.

UOW Authors


  •   Reid-Searl, Kerry (external author)
  •   Dwyer, Trudy (external author)
  •   Moxham, Lorna
  •   Reid-Speirs, Jo (external author)

Publication Date


  • 2007

Citation


  • Reid-Searl, K., Dwyer, T., Moxham, L. & Reid-Speirs, J. (2007). Nursing student’s maths & medications survival guide. Frenchs Forest, N.S.W: Pearson Australia.

Ro Metadata Url


  • http://ro.uow.edu.au/smhpapers/163