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"Mastering Pharmacology Calculations" by Laura Seabury

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This course was developed to enhance the learning and retention of pharmacology calculations for nursing students. This course is intended to reinforce your previous learning of pharmacology calculations and not intended to be your first exposure to this subject. Dimensional analysis is the method used to perform the calculations. The questions include 10 conversions and 20 calculations. This course is designed to be applicable to all the types of dose determinations that nurses are likely to encounter in clinical practice.  It is designed for nursing students, but can be useful to any student or professional that performs pharmacology calculations.

  • Published on 11/22/11
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  • 30 Questions

Course Details

This course contains 10 conversions initially interspersed with 10 calculations. The final 10 questions are calculations with increasing difficulty of the calculations. Some of the questions have videotaped answers demonstrating the dimensional analysis method of completion.

Nursing students

Nurses

Any profession that performs pharmacology calculations

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by Albert Proia on 03/05/12

This is a great course. An awesome review before an important exam; hits all the types of questions we should know how to do. I did very well on an important as a direct result of this course.

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by Carie Urato on 11/27/11

Wow love it!!! And a video to show us how it was done correctly!!! AWESOME!

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by Pamela MacKay on 11/28/11

This is so helpful, thanks Laura!

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by Debra Poletto on 11/30/11

I like the explanations of the answers. The videoed explanations are great and really helpful!

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Really good course- this was a nice refresher with some challenging questions that reminded me to keep detail-oriented during my...
Published 07/09/14 by Kelly Neville
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5 stars for this excellent learning tool! It kept me going while waiting to get into a nursing program. I...
Published 04/01/14 by Dagmar Sjoquist
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Published 09/27/13 by Heather Catala
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Very helpful course to review the info learned in Pharm Calc. Thank you!
Published 08/22/13 by amie webb

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About Laura Seabury

lseabury

Dr. Laura Seabury is a Professor of Nursing at Cape Cod Community College. She has been teaching nursing for 14 years. Her interests are simulation, pharmacology calculations and mentoring nursing students.  

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