##### STUDY GUIDES

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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…

Household measurements

American measurements

metric system

apothecary system

Should not be used for dosage of medications

oz.... lb.... gal... pt... c... T... t

decimal system of measurement based on certain physical standa…

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

Household measurements

Should not be used for dosage of medications

American measurements

oz.... lb.... gal... pt... c... T... t

6 rights of medication administration

2pt = __qt

16 oz = ___ lb

24 h =____d

1. Right drug... 2. Right dose... 3. Right route and Form... 4. Right t…

2 pt = 1 qt

16 oz = 1 lb

24 h = 1 d

6 rights of medication administration

1. Right drug... 2. Right dose... 3. Right route and Form... 4. Right t…

2pt = __qt

2 pt = 1 qt

ratios

proportion

formula

dimensional analysis

comparisons between two things

statement saying those two ratios are equal

rule prescribing how to calculate a dosage

method based on the premise that any number can be multiplied…

ratios

comparisons between two things

proportion

statement saying those two ratios are equal

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 m2…

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

bottom number of a 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 m2…

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

Abbreviation for Body Surface Area

Clark's Rule

Is considered to be the oldest system of measurement.

Is based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and…

BSA

Is based on the weight of the child.

Apothecary System

Is considered to be the oldest system of measurement.

Body Surface Area

Is based on a calculation of the child's height and weight and…

least common denominator

Adding Fractions

Subtracting Fractions

Multiplying Fractions

The least common multiple of the denominators of two or more f…

Find LCD and add numerators

Find LCD and subtract numerators

Multiply the numerators and put the product over the product o…

least common denominator

The least common multiple of the denominators of two or more f…

Adding Fractions

Find LCD and add numerators