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Essential Calculations for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians, 4E



AuthorTerry Lake / Nicola Green

価格:9,020円 (本体 8,200円+税) 送料サービス

・Release: 2022

・ISBN: 9780702084010

・144 Pages

・Trim Size: 191 X 10 X 128


Learn to easily master the types of veterinary nursing calculations you will face on the job with Essential Calculations for Veterinary Nurses and Technicians, 4th Edition. From basic arithmetic to dilutions and statistics, this useful text covers all aspects of calculations as applied to veterinary nursing. Readers will benefit from the text's common-sense approach to clinical situations and complete the book knowing how to use calculations to determine dosage rates, anesthetic flow rates, radiography exposure rates, parenteral nutrition, and more. User-friendly features include simple language, detailed explanations, ample examples, and special author guidance so that content is easy to follow and understand. Plus, the text's abundance of learning features - such as self-assessment questions, clinical hints, and tips - help clarify important concepts and ensure that you have mastered everything you need to make calculations in the day-to-day clinical environment.

New to this Edition

  • NEW! Reviewed and updated drugs throughout the book provide dosage calculations that coincide with drugs currently used in the field for the most clinical relevance.
  • NEW! Additional math problems both in the text and on the Evolve companion website offer substantial additional practice. Self-test sections with clinical hints and tips ensure retention of core concepts.

Key Features

  • Mathematical explanations using veterinary terms present all principles in a manner that directly pertains to the veterinary field.
  • Comprehensive content covers everything from basic arithmetic to dilutions and statistics, so users have everything needed to succeed in calculations for veterinary nursing and technology.
  • Dimensional analysis bridge method removes the necessity of memorizing formulae and takes advantage of simplifying equations so that calculators are often unnecessary.

Table Of Contents

  1. Calculations Involving Fractions
  2. Decimals and Percentages
  3. Scientific Notation
  4. Ratio and Proportion
  5. Dimensional Analysis
  6. Clinical Applications of Basic Principles
  7. Measurement Systems
  8. Oral Medication
  9. Parenteral Medication
  10. Clinical Problems Using Dosage Calculations
  11. Solutions
  12. Clinical Problems Using Solutions
  13. Intravenous Fluids
  14. Constant Rate Infusions
  15. Dilutions
  16. Clinical Problems Using Dilutions
  17. Anaesthesia, Radiology and Nutrition Applications
  18. Statistics and Quality Control