# Study sets matching "pharmacology math"

Study sets

Diagrams

Classes

Users

Dispense

Nomogram

stat

Surface area

To prepare a drug for administration

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular valu…

Immediately

The total area of the body exposed to the outside environment

Dispense

To prepare a drug for administration

Nomogram

Graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular valu…

apothecary system

body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

denominator

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured i…

calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as mete…

most common law used in the calculation of drug dosage for chi…

bottom number of the fraction

apothecary system

oldest system of measurement in which dry weight is measured i…

body surface area (BSA)

calculation of the child's height and weight expressed as mete…

Step 1

Step 2

Step 3

Label terms

physician order is in the same unit of measure as drug label (…

perform calculation in equation form

check answer for accuracy

must be understood to implement pharmacology math formulas

Step 1

physician order is in the same unit of measure as drug label (…

Step 2

perform calculation in equation form

broad-spectrum

bronchodilator

cathartic

Clark's Rule

refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large range…

drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, suc…

drug given to induce defecation(bowel movement) or relieve con…

most common rule used in the calculation of drug dosage for ch…

broad-spectrum

refers to antibiotics that are effective against a large range…

bronchodilator

drug given to dilate the bronchi, or airways in the lungs, suc…

Just fluids

I V push

I.V. Push

I V infusion

Dose (volume) x Drop Set... ------------------------------ = drop…

Dose x volume... ----------------- = ml... Drug on hand

Dose x volume x kg... ---------------------- = ml... drug on hand

Dose x volume x drop set... ----------------------------- drops p…

Just fluids

Dose (volume) x Drop Set... ------------------------------ = drop…

I V push

Dose x volume... ----------------- = ml... Drug on hand

How to calculate fluid maintenance.

How to calculate fluid deficit.How to c…

How to calculate Tidal volume.

How to calculate intra-op fluids.

50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day

Calculate maintenance:... 50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day... Calcula…

10mL/kg

10mL/kg/hr

How to calculate fluid maintenance.

50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day

How to calculate fluid deficit.How to c…

Calculate maintenance:... 50mL/kg/day = ______mL per day... Calcula…

Auxiliary label

Diluent

Dosage (dose) strength

Generic name

Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instructi…

Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added to…

Weight of medication in a dose

Official nonproprietary name approved for a drug by the U.S. F…

Auxiliary label

Label added to prescription to provide supplementary instructi…

Diluent

Agent that dilutes a substance in pharmacology liquid added to…

Apothecary system

Household system

Units

International Unit

Referred to as the fraction system. (uses grains)

least accurate of the 3 measuring systems. Does NOT use decima…

Express the amount of medication present in 1mL of solution. U…

Represents a unit of potency used to measure things such as vi…

Apothecary system

Referred to as the fraction system. (uses grains)

Household system

least accurate of the 3 measuring systems. Does NOT use decima…

numerator

overdose

over the counter(OTC)

pharmaceutical

top number of a fraction

when too much of a medication is administered

non-prescription drugs such as aspirin, cold medicine, and ant…

pertaining to, or relating to drugs used for medicinal treatme…

numerator

top number of a fraction

overdose

when too much of a medication is administered

Absorption

Administer

Adverse effects

Analgesic

Process by which one substance is taken in and incorpated into…

To give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thro…

Negative effects that outweigh the benefits of taking a medica…

Drug or medicine given to relieve pain without causing loss of…

Absorption

Process by which one substance is taken in and incorpated into…

Administer

To give a drug by a route such as by mouth, by injection, thro…

Efficacy

Excretion

Expectorant

Fried's Law

Therapeutic value of a drug. How well does it work?

Manner in which a drug is eliminated from the body

Any drug or medicine that liquefies mucus in the bronchi of th…

pediatric dosage law applied to children under the age of 1 ye…

Efficacy

Therapeutic value of a drug. How well does it work?

Excretion

Manner in which a drug is eliminated from the body