Dosage Problems/ Learn

Richard R. Espinosa, Austin Community College

Richard R. Espinosa, Austin Community College

Introduction

After the completion of this module you will be able to:

- Translate a doctor's order or given quantity to calculate wanted quantity.
- Identify the dose on hand to calculate wanted quantity.
- Utilize equivalents or conversion factors to solve for wanted quantity.
- Utilize dimensional analysis method to solve for wanted quantity.

Dimensional Analysis

To successfully complete this module, you must have an understanding of Dimensional Analysis(DA) and know how to use DA as a problem solving method. If you need a review of DA, complete Conversions Module first.