NUR109 Dosage Calculations for Professional Nursing

This course prepares the student with a practical approach for preparing dosages and solutions, including calculating intravenous flow rates and pediatric dosages. Topics include: Roman numerals, fractions, decimals, percents, ratio and proportion, word problems, metric, household and apothecary systems of measurement, equivalents, abbreviations, conversions, oral meds, parenteral meds, intravenous rates, and pediatric dosage calculations. This is a calculations class, not a remedial or basic math course.

Credit Hours: 
2.00
Catalog Code: 
NUR109