# Study sets matching "pharmacology math"

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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

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

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perform calculation in equation form

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

Absorption

adverse reaction

agonist

metabolism

Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstream…

is a severe side effect such as shock or death

a drug that is taken with another drug

also known as biotransformation; the medicaion is changed to a…

Absorption

Is the process by which a substance moves into the bloodstream…

adverse reaction

is a severe side effect such as shock or death

Dispense

nomogram

stat

surface area

to prepare a drug fro administration

a graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular va…

immediately

the total area of the body exposed to the outside environment

Dispense

to prepare a drug fro administration

nomogram

a graph on which variables are plotted so that a particular va…

Roman to Arabic numerals (1/2 to 1000)

Metric system

Metric Units Mnemonics

Temperature Conversions

ss = 1/2... I = 1... V = 5... X = 10... L = 50 (haLf)... C = 100 (Century)... D…

Basic unit = g, m, L... Some Basic Metric Conversions... 1 kg = 1000…

King Henry Doesn't [Usually] Drink Chocolate Milk... kilo- hecto…

°F=1.8(°C) + 32... °C=(°F-32) / 1.8

Roman to Arabic numerals (1/2 to 1000)

ss = 1/2... I = 1... V = 5... X = 10... L = 50 (haLf)... C = 100 (Century)... D…

Metric system

Basic unit = g, m, L... Some Basic Metric Conversions... 1 kg = 1000…

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…

apothecary system

body surface area (BSA)

Clark's rule

denominator

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

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

based on the weight of the child and is the most common calcul…

bottom number of a fraction

apothecary system

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

body surface area (BSA)

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

Divide the numerator by the denominator

Divide... Common factor

3/4... (Common factor is 2)

-Numerator x numerator ... -denominator x…

To convert an improper fraction into a proper whole number equ…

To reduce a fraction to its lowest form you must____ The numer…

Reduce 6/8 to its simplest form

To multiply fractions, multiply numerator by____, and denomina…

Divide the numerator by the denominator

To convert an improper fraction into a proper whole number equ…

Divide... Common factor

To reduce a fraction to its lowest form you must____ The numer…

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…

equation to calculate how much of a dru…

gtts

IV calculations

7 rights of medication administration

desired dose/quantity on hand x quantity of solution=quantity…

drops

amount of fluid to be infused x drop factor/minutes to infuse=…

right patient... right time... right drug... right documentation ... right…

equation to calculate how much of a dru…

desired dose/quantity on hand x quantity of solution=quantity…

gtts

drops

Change the fraction to a percent 5/6

The percent Formula

Fahrenheit to Celsius

Military Time

5 Divided by 6 = 0.833 X 100 = 83.3 %

Part / Hole = %/100 Example 7/8 + % / 100 , 7x100 =700 divided…

C= F-32/1.8

Zero before number 1 to 9 am, no zero needed for 10am and 11am…

Change the fraction to a percent 5/6

5 Divided by 6 = 0.833 X 100 = 83.3 %

The percent Formula

Part / Hole = %/100 Example 7/8 + % / 100 , 7x100 =700 divided…

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