Hext, Valda & Mayner, Lidia 2003, Practical nursing calculations: getting the dose right, Allen & Unwin, Crows Nest, New South Wales.
From the book’s back cover:
Practical Nursing Calculations provides easy to understand explanations of key calculations. The many exercises offer opportunities to practise basic problem-solving to help build your confidence. The use of real-life situations demonstrates how maths is actually applied when working with patients. Realistic scenarios introduce common presenting illnesses and the medications used to treat them, and enables you to calculate the correct dosages.
From the book’s table of contents:
- Basic skills
- Advanced medication and intravenous calculations
- Paediatric dosages
- Calculating complex volumes
- Complex calculations
The Sturt Library has copies available for loan and copies may be purchased from UniBooks.