Math

About smoo
Joined: Jun '06; Posts: 63; Likes: 2
unemployed currently d/t school
Specialty: 10 year(s) of experience in CNA for 5 years, LPN for 5 years 
Aug 22, '06smoo,
Here is a few links that may help you.
http://home.sc.rr.com/nurdosagecal/
http://www.testandcalc.com/quiz/index.asp
http://www.nurseweek.com/calculators/index.asp
http://www.manuelsweb.com/nrs_calculators.htm
Hope these help you out 

Aug 22, '06My math class starts in january, but I bought the math for meds book, I must say it is pretty amazing.


Aug 23, '06here are list of websites with practice problems on them. most have the answers and how to work the problems out. some may not.
http://connection.lww.com/products/m...dfs/pt0002.pdf  90 iv rate calculation problems! and here are the answers to all 90 http://connection.lww.com/products/m...dfs/ak0002.pdf fully worked out and shown to you by both dimensional analysis and ratio methods!
http://www.alysion.org/dimensional/analysis.htm#guide  medication math for the nursing student. great site with a variety of facts you need in a nice nutshell to do calculations including conversion factors, common abbreviations, a discussion about dimensional analysis, and practice problems with answers
http://www.austincc.edu/adnlev1/rnsg...l/practice.doc  12 practice dosage calculation problems with answers.
http://www.accd.edu/sac/nursing/math/default.html  the start page of this pharmacology math tutorial presented by the nursing department at the san antonio college. by clicking on the "go figure" button you can access quizzes on basic med calculations, iv, pediatric and ob med calculations. the quizzes all have answers. follow the directions.
http://home.sc.rr.com/nurdosagecal/  med calc for nurses from central carolina technical college. explanations and quizzes (with answers) on the following subjects: measurements, conversions, oral dosages, parenteral dosages, iv flow rates, dose by weight, iv push meds, critical care iv's and tube feeding.
http://www.geocities.com/heartland/v...v/clcltns.html  a quiz of 8 iv calculation questions with pictures and answers. the answers show you exactly how to set up the equations to solve the problems.
http://wwwisu.indstate.edu/mary/tutorial.htm  from the indiana state university a "basics" page on medication math with explanations on how to do a number of different types of medications problems (including iv problems), conversions and dimensional analysis with links to lots of practice quizzes.
http://home.sc.rr.com/nurdosagecal/  med calc for nurses from central carolina technical college. explanations and quizzes (with answers) on the following subjects: measurements, conversions, oral dosages, parenteral dosages, iv flow rates, dose by weight, iv push meds, critical care iv's and tube feeding.
http://www.geocities.com/heartland/v...v/clcltns.html  a quiz of 8 iv calculation questions with pictures and answers. the answers show you exactly how to set up the equations to solve the problems.
http://wwwisu.indstate.edu/mary/tutorial.htm  from the indiana state university a "basics" page on medication math with explanations on how to do a number of different types of medications problems (including iv problems), conversions and dimensional analysis with links to lots of practice quizzes.
http://www.pharmacyexam.com/news/calculation.pdf  this site has conversion tables, listings of dosage calculation formulas for pediatrics, determining meq's, tpn calculations, and 30 practice dosage calculations with answers fully explained.
http://www.campus.nvc.cc.ca.us/adnor...h_practice.htm  a 13 question drug calculation test from napa valley college aa degree nursing program with the answers explained at the end.