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Passing Calculations Tests in Nursing, 4th Edition.


Passing Calculations Tests in Nursing, 4th Edition

Susan Starkings and Larry Krause



147 pages


Transforming Nursing Practice


This guide helps nurses in the UK learn calculations skills. It contains explanations of concepts, case studies, and activities with practice questions, along with an additional 400 questions and self-tests online, as well as a diagnostic chapter to help readers identify their problem areas in numeracy. Chapters address basic arithmetic, converting from one metric quantity to another, fluid balance charts, calculating drug dosages, calculating the required rate of an intravenous drip using the most commonly found equipment values, calculating children's drug doses, and preparing for calculations tests. This edition includes a series of tests for students wanting to undertake Continuing Professional Development to achieve Non-Medical Prescribing Nurse qualifications. (Ringgold, Inc., Portland, OR)

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